...because we can't all be on the bleeding edge...





SDT-9000

SONY CORPORATION

SDT-9000

Device Type

Tape Drive

Interface

SCSI-2 Fast/Narrow

Format

DDS-3, DDS-DC, DCLZ

Sustained Transfer Rate

1.2MBPS (compression disabled) / 2.4MBPS (compression enabled)

Size

5.25 in. half height

View

Top

USER CONFIGURABLE SETTINGS

Setting

Label

Position

Compression disabled

JP1/Pins 7 & 8

Closed

 

Compression enabled

JP1/Pins 7 & 8

Open

SCSI parity enabled

JP1/Pins 9 & 10

Closed

 

SCSI parity disabled

JP1/Pins 9 & 10

Open

Factory configured - do not alter.

JP1/Pins 11 & 12

Unidentified

Termination enabled

JP1/Pins 13 & 14

Closed

 

Termination disabled

JP1/Pins 13 & 14

Open

DRIVE SELECT ID

Drive ID

JP1/Pins 1 & 2

JP1/Pins 3 & 4

JP1/Pins 5 & 6

0

Open

Open

Open

1

Open

Open

Closed

2

Open

Closed

Open

3

Open

Closed

Closed

4

Closed

Open

Open

5

Closed

Open

Closed

6

Closed

Closed

Open

7

Closed

Closed

Closed

TERMINATION POWER SELECTION

Setting

JP1/Pins 15 & 16

TERMPWR supplied by drive

Closed

 

TERMPWR supplied by SCSI interface to drive

Open

MANUFACTURERS RECOMMENED MEDIA

Tape

Capacity Without Compression

Capacity With Compression

60 meter DDS cartridge

Unidentified

Unidentified

90 meter DDS cartridge

Unidentified

Unidentified

120 meter DDS-2 cartridge

Unidentified

Unidentified

125 meter DDS-3 cartridge

12.0 GB

24.0 GB

MISCELLANEOUS TECHNICAL NOTES

Exact location of terminating resistors is unidentified.