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5416RE: [midatlanticretro] Altair 680 Basic - loading without papertape

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  • Evan Koblentz
    May 2, 2007
      Or try it on MARCH's swtpc ... I'm just saying...

      Decent chance that Grant might attend VCF East this year.

      -----Original Message-----
      From: B. Degnan [mailto:billdeg@...]
      Sent: Wednesday, May 02, 2007 7:35 PM
      To: midatlanticretro@yahoogroups.com
      Subject: Re: [midatlanticretro] Altair 680 Basic - loading without
      papertape

      Thanks. Maybe in the mean time I can try it on my SWTPc 6800. I will
      try
      to track down the BASIC or convert it using the info from Byte issue
      #8. I think that there's more memory, I have to check.
      bd

      At 06:24 PM 5/2/2007 -0400, you wrote:

      >ahh, yes, you still need the extra memory.
      >Altair Basic is 8Kbytes for either the 8800 or the 680 models.
      >And then there's only a few bytes left onboard to actually write a
      program.
      >You might want to contact Grant at his website to get the larger memory
      >upgrade.
      >The last time (Jan) I talked to him he was still in the middle of
      >building this.
      >I think it was 64KB on one card.
      >http://www.altairkit.com/
      >
      >FYI, alot of the manuals are freely available online here too
      >http://vt100.net/manx/search?q=;start=0;on=0;cp=39
      >
      >I updated my webpage with other notes I received from Grant.
      >
      >=Dan
      >
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