Double your ST's joystick ports

Some games on the ST like Gauntlet , Leathernecks and others require you to have four joysticks to play the game to the max. Below is a simple and easy way to do this.

All you need is : 1 x D25 plug like your printer plug [ST end] 2 x D9 plugs [like the current joystick/mouse plugs] 18 inches of multi-core cable. [Min. 6 wires]

Printer Plug [D25] Joystick 1 [D9] Joystick 2 [D9]

   1   --------------------   6
   2   --------------------   1
   3   --------------------   2
   4   --------------------   3
   5   --------------------   4
   6   --------------------------------------------  1
   7   --------------------------------------------  2
   8   --------------------------------------------  3
   9   --------------------------------------------  4
  11   --------------------------------------------  6
  24   --------------------   8
  25   --------------------------------------------  8

Looking at the Printer Plug [D25] Looking at the Joystick Plug [D9]

                    1 1 1 1
  1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 0 1 2 3                     1 2 3 4 5
 ----------------------------                  -----------
 \. . . . . . . . . . . . . /                  \. . . . ./
  \. . . . . . . . . . . . /                    \. . . ./
   \______________________/                      \_____/
   1 1 1 1 1 1 2 2 2 2 2 2                       6 7 8 9
   4 5 6 7 8 9 0 1 2 3 4 5

[If you have any problems refer to your Atari Hand book for pin outs]



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