SUMMARY: Thick Ethernet AUI Cable Pinout

From: Leon Koll (
Date: Sun Apr 04 1993 - 21:21:08 CDT

My question:

> Hi SM,
> i need to connect two SparcStations 2 with thick AUI cable.
> What is pinout of this cable ?
> We have many ones (male----female), but i need "crossed" (male----male)...

SM conclusion:


It can be done with multiport transceiver or with
two ordinary transceivers and backbone cable connected to them.
I used two 10BaseT transceivers and crossed TP cable with RJ-45
connectors and it works fine.
Pinout of this cable is:


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Leon Koll
System Administrator
Orbotech Ltd. (972) 8-423-664
Yavneh , Israel
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