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PERIPHERALS

Belkin 4-port KVM #:9001.....DONATION: $20 + 4 FREE COMPLETE sets of cables
Manufacturer: Belkin
Device Type: External hardware peripheral
Interfaces: VGA, PS/2, serial(mouse only)
At a glance:
4 computer KVM switch by a quality manufacturer. This device allows you to connect a single
monitor (VGA), keyboard (PS/2 only) and mouse (PS/2 or serial) to it and then using the 4
sets of KVM cables provided (serial cables not included) connect up to 4 indepedent PC's to
the device. This device offers "soft" (i.e. digital) switching between the attached PC's which
causes less problems with mice than physical switching. Excellent addition to your repair
tech "Lab" allowing you to work on up to four computers at the same time, or to set up
multiple dedicated servers without having to physically move them or continuously have to
detach/reattach monitor and keyboard.
System Requirements:
          Transparent external hardware (all PC/OS support),
          VGA video port, PS/2 keyboard and mouse on all slave PC's
          VGA monitor, PS/2 keyboard and mouse to control slave PC's
Additional Notes:
          A Belkin 4-port KVM WITH 4 sets of KVM cables for the price of ONE SET of KVM cables!
          ONE LEFT!

Complete Belkin 4-computer KVM Switch and Cables

External Speakers #:9002.....DONATION: $1
Manufacturer: Various
Device Type: External hardware peripheral
Interfaces: Analog audio input from sound card/controller
At a glance:
Pair of analog input, unpowered, sound card speakers. If quality or strength are not a concern
and all you need is a pair of speakers to be able to hear the sound card output, then they
don't get any cheaper than this. Great addition to a PC tech lab so you can test sound card
output (such as installing/reinstalling sound card drivers for a client).
System Requirements:
          Transparent external hardware (all PC/OS support),
          Single mono ¼" analog phono speaker output port

Additional Notes:
          For better quality (for selling to end users),
          check the next item (powered pair of speakers)

Small unpowered analog speaker pair (pen included for scale)

External Powered Speakers #:9003.....DONATION: $2
Manufacturer: Various
Device Type: External hardware peripheral
Interfaces: Analog audio input from sound card/controller
At a glance:
Pair of analog input, powered, sound card speakers. If quality or strength are not a concern
and all you need is a pair of speakers to be able to hear the sound card output, then they
don't get any cheaper than this. Great addition to a PC tech lab so you can test sound card
output (such as installing/reinstalling sound card drivers for a client). These have enough
volume and signal integrity for use by end users who are not concerned with quality or strength.
System Requirements:
          Transparent external hardware (all PC/OS support),
          Single mono ¼" analog phono speaker output port

Additional Notes:
          For better quality (for selling to end users),
          check the next item (large pair of speakers)

Low end powered analog speaker pair (pen included for scale)

Altec Lansing External Powered Speakers #:9004.....DONATION: $5
Manufacturer: Altec Lansing
Device Type: External hardware peripheral
Interfaces: Analog audio input from sound card/controller
At a glance:
Pair of analog input, powered, sound card speakers. If quality or strength are a concern
and you need to deliver a decent pair of speakers to be able to play music or movies, then
they don't get any cheaper than this. These have enough volume and signal integrity for
use by end users who are somewhat more demanding concerning quality and strength.
System Requirements:
          Transparent external hardware (all PC/OS support),
          Single mono ¼" analog phono speaker output port

Additional Notes:
          $5 buys you the equivalent of about a $40 pair,
          of speakers from the average retail outlet.
          (This is still not nearly audiophile quality)

Average powered analog speaker pair (pen included for scale)