Amiga Hardware Database Expansion cards



Surf Squirrel Photo Software
Company
HiSoft, UK
 Date
1996
 Amiga
A600, A1200
 Interface
PCMCIA
 
    SCSI controller
  • 53C96 controller IC
  • up to 2.5 MB/s transfer speed (2× faster than the original Squirrel)
  • no autoboot ROM - booting requires an initial floppy access for drivers at power-up
  • 50 pin Centronics connector
    serial interface
  • 16C550 controller IC
  • 57600 bps transfer rate on a basic A600
  • 115200 bps on a basic A1200
  • 230400 bps with accelerators
  • DB9 serial port
  • supported by Linux

    Photo
    HiSoft Surf Squirrel - Exterior with cable top side
    Exterior with cable, top side

    HiSoft Surf Squirrel - Board back side
    Board, back side

    HiSoft Surf Squirrel - Board front side
    Board, front side




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