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XTL/XTS5000 XTL5000 O5 head - what's the (apparent) micro SD clip for on the back of the PCB?


Mar 14, 2004
rebuilding a completely annhiliated O5 head to at least be servicable and took apart the component to remove coffee from behind LCD screen. Never had one apart before, and I saw what is apparently a molex branded micro SD connector underneath the LCD flex assembly & plug.

Been thru the commonly available online XTL head installations & guides, don't see anything that specifically addresses components to this level - or what it's purpose is for.

Anyone have a hint or a direction I should start looking?


Reverted to False Posting Guy
Database Admin
Oct 4, 2007
All kidding aside, it would've been nice with the portables back in the day if you could load a huge UCL onto a microSD card. I know they expanded the UCL a few years ago to 5,000/8,000/12,500 depending on the model, but prior to that a 6000AN was limited to just 1,500 entries, for example.