Name that Ware January 2014

The ware for January is shown below.

Thanks to my buddy Mike Fitzmorris for contributing yet another wonderful ware to this competition.

12 Responses to “Name that Ware January 2014”

  1. Andrew says:

    Fiber optic Ethernet transceiver with AUI attachment. Not sure on specifics.

  2. kodabar says:

    Okay so that’s a fibre optic port, but that’s a 15 pin d-sub at the back of the second pic so I’d have to go along with the AUI ethernet idea. I’ll plump for it being a fibre optic ethernet converter.

  3. wrm says:

    Way too complex for AUI to fibre.

    Some kind of a measurement device? Not complex enough for a fibre gyro. Distance sensor?

  4. Per says:

    Chipcom ORnet fiber optic transceiver. Possibly 9301T

  5. Frank says:

    Looks like a 10 Mbps DIX to fiber transceiver

  6. Arargh says:

    Looks to be from the early 90s from the date codes.

    Does anybody actually use 10Mb ThickNet for anything, anymore?

  7. Looks like a some kind of coaxial to serial adapter

  8. wumpus says:

    Could the port on the left be a power lug? That was my thought when I saw it (pre-split hp product). There would have to be another lug under the yellow (they are typically side by side), and possibly a signal generator (or something else controlled by the dsub).

    Maybe it isn’t a lug (there aren’t many things that fit a single lug and the lack of switches/knobs on the same panel), but that was my first thought.

  9. Mischa says:

    ORnet Fiber Optic Transceiver (fibre AUI converter/transceiver with 10 Mbps)

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