On Sun, Dec 30, 2012 at 09:53:38PM -0500, B. Degnan wrote:
> My stock teletype can receive, but I believe you have to complete some of
> the mods listed on page two and three of your doc ...
> ... to send from the ASR to the computer, regardless if you have the run
> reader card installed.
Since the instructions are just more a to b without diging out more
documentation I can't tell what the changes really do. If you decide you
need help I will do that.
> I was told you needed a manual reader for the run reader (part number 4915)
> to work. If the read arm springs back from START it's "automatic" and
> will not work with the pdp 8 or 11 as DEC intended.
It may not work as DEC intended but it will work. Mine does the spring
back and I got it to work ok. I didn't get the original teletype. I got one
from a HAM and figured how to modify it back before I had access to the proper
modification documentation so it may be unique.