Passive Terminators for an Acorn Econet

Terminators for Acorn's Econet networking platform came in two types active (or powered) and passive. I use passive terminators and it is these that I'm covering here.

A shot of a couple of passive terminators for an Acorn Econet

The terminators plug into the farthest ends of the network, "terminating" the data bus thereby reducing the amount of reflected signals that may be transmitted back down the cable if no terminators are fitted to the network.