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WTB: Ultrabay Slim Serial/Parallel Port Adapter

#1 Post by jeffbaichina » Mon Mar 12, 2018 12:07 am

Looking for a "Ultrabay Slim Serial/Parallel Port Adapter", as described at...

- ThinkWiki: http://www.thinkwiki.org/wiki/Ultrabay_ ... rt_Adapter
- A blog post: http://www.ivoidwarranties.com/2008/08/ ... t-bay.html

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Re: WTB: Ultrabay Slim Serial/Parallel Port Adapter

#2 Post by Icewobs » Mon Mar 12, 2018 5:30 am

I am not looking for this anymore, but I hope others have a good luck finding it.
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Re: WTB: Ultrabay Slim Serial/Parallel Port Adapter

#3 Post by Thinkpad4by3 » Mon Mar 12, 2018 8:39 am

If you are havig trouble, an X6* w/ Untrabase X6 is a good substitute.
Probably should be Thinkpad16by10.

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Re: WTB: Ultrabay Slim Serial/Parallel Port Adapter

#4 Post by RealBlackStuff » Mon Mar 12, 2018 9:40 am

Never, as that adapter will need to fit in a T6x Ultrabay (instead of the CD/DVD drive)

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Re: WTB: Ultrabay Slim Serial/Parallel Port Adapter

#5 Post by jeffbaichina » Mon Mar 12, 2018 10:05 am

RealBlackStuff wrote:
Mon Mar 12, 2018 9:40 am
Never, as that adapter will need to fit in a T6x Ultrabay (instead of the CD/DVD drive)
I think he was pointing to the fact that the UltraBase has parallel and serial built in...

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Re: WTB: Ultrabay Slim Serial/Parallel Port Adapter

#6 Post by Thinkpad4by3 » Mon Mar 12, 2018 10:20 am

Yep. Tried it with an IOMEGA Zip drive and it worked. Seems like a real LPT port.
Probably should be Thinkpad16by10.

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Re: WTB: Ultrabay Slim Serial/Parallel Port Adapter

#7 Post by RealBlackStuff » Mon Mar 12, 2018 10:39 am

Then please tell me how to fit an X6x UltraBASE to a T60/T61 laptop...

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Re: WTB: Ultrabay Slim Serial/Parallel Port Adapter

#8 Post by Thinkpad4by3 » Mon Mar 12, 2018 11:05 am

You dont.
Thinkpad4by3 wrote:
Mon Mar 12, 2018 8:39 am
If you are havig trouble, an X60/X61 w/ Utrabase X6 is a good substitute.
Actually instead, use a regular dock, that should have a LPT port.
Probably should be Thinkpad16by10.

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Re: WTB: Ultrabay Slim Serial/Parallel Port Adapter

#9 Post by tporter » Thu Apr 12, 2018 3:42 pm

I have one.
If you still need it, shoot me a PM.
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