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VT100 cables for the MTS/TB5800's

Tuesday, December 31, 2019
Submitted by ryan.grace on October 23, 2021 - 8:40pm
Question: 
Which style cables are used for the VT100 option on the MTS/TB5800 Version 1 and 2 units?
Answer: 
The Version 1 5800 has an 8 pin modular jack for VT100 and uses an RJ45 to DB9 cable. The version 2 5800 does not have an RJ45  port and uses a USB to DB9 cable for VT100 operation.

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