Eric at Svetlana Electron Devices
svetengr at earthlink.net
Sat May 2 00:36:11 CEST 1998
At 04:31 PM 5/1/98 -0400, you wrote:
>> This sounds like hogwash to me. Does a smaller banana connector exist, and
>> if so, did any major synth companies uses them? I have no experience with
>> Moog, but I thought they used 1/4" jacks.
> I have seen something like this around the Physics dept. here. It's
>just like multi-meter probes, just a thick pointed wire. The jack end is
>the same "physical" size of regular bananna jacks, but the socket is
>smaller. Don't know if this is what you may be referring to though.
You are referring to pin jacks--totally different.
I have seen these mini-bananas. They are made by Pomona, first came
out in the 1960s. Their web site still lists a couple dozen assorted
plugs, jacks, mini-binding posts and related hardware.
They are really cute---exact baby replicas of regular banana plugs,
only about 40% the size. I'm pretty sure Moog never used them--too
(Yes, they can be stacked.)
Svetlana Electron Devices
Portola Valley CA USA
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