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31878Re: [midatlanticretro] Anyone going to be working on DEC stuff this weekend?

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  • Cory Smelosky
    Aug 3, 2013
      On Sat, 3 Aug 2013, Dave McGuire wrote:

      >
      > On 08/03/2013 01:28 PM, Cory Smelosky wrote:
      >>>>>> Along with your DEC-20s. It's be fun to get TOPS-10 running and on HECnet
      >>>>>> there.
      >>>>>
      >>>>> That will take some doing; I still need drives.
      >>>>
      >>>> Yeah, MASSBUS drives aren't quite as common as your stock 40G IDE drive.
      >>>> ;)
      >>>
      >>> No they aren't. The only one I have here, an RM03, is a big mess and
      >>> is in need of LOTS of work.
      >>
      >> How bad off is it? Motor failure?
      >
      > Very dirty, and rodent nest detritus. I've gotta get that cleaned up
      > before I can assess the condition of the motor. (and everything else)
      >

      Good thing a DEC drive would be well built and would likely survive that.

      > -Dave
      >
      >

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