EEVblog #1060 – $35,000 DataIO Unisite Universal Programmer Teardown!

Marty! This is the big one, the one I’ve been waiting for all my life!
Teardown of the classic Data IO Unisite Universal Programmer from the 1980’s, with a typical configuration selling for $35,000
It stayed in production for over 20 years.

Forum HERE

http://www.dataio.com/Company/About-Data-I-O/40th-Anniversary/1980s
http://dataioinfo.dataio.com/support/manuals.asp
http://www.paulswan.me/arcade/DataIOUnisite.htm
http://matthieu.benoit.free.fr/dataio_unisite_programmer.htm

UPDATE: From one of the original designers!

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  1. Aw, this was an exceptionally nice post. Taking the time and actual effort to produce a really good article… but what can I say… I hesitate a lot and never manage to get anything done.

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