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Old 17 June 2013, 23:58   #94
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Always wondered about this too, I realise there's no connector there and nothing developed for it, but could pins be added and something useful done with it? if so, what? Could you potentially add expansion boards this way?

I guess if it were worth doing then it would have already been done, though
That question has already been answered by demolition on the previous page.

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According to this, it belongs together with P9B which has the clock port pins. When they made the 1200, they weren't sure whether it should have 1 or 2MB chipmem, so the connector would be used in case it was born with 1MB to place a 1MB upgrade board. Since it ended up having 2MB, there was no use for the connector.

Maybe they opted for maximum realism? If I push papers off beyond the edges of my desk, they will fall to the floor.
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