Apple EtherTalk card connector

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This connector supports thick coaxial cable with the use of an optional transceiver (not available from Apple). The interface cards covered in this table include The EtherTalk Interface Card and EtherTalk NB Card.

15 pin D-SUB MALE connector pin-out & layout

15 pin D-SUB MALE connector  at the Apple card cable, looking into cable-side connector

PinSignalDescription
1Shield 
2Collision presence + 
3Transmit + 
4Reserved 
5Receive + 
6Power return 
7Reserved 
8Reserved 
9Collision presence - 
10Transmit - 
11Reserved 
12Receive - 
13Power 
14Reserved 
15Reserved 
Caution: The signals on this connector are not the same as on the DA-15 of the Apple IIc, IIGS, III, III Plus, or Macintosh II video cards. Do not connect an Apple IIc, IIGS, III, III Plus, or Macintosh II video card device or cable to the EtherTalk Interface Card.

Apple AUI (AAUI) Connector

Apple II Video Expansion connector