- ... In 2005 it was the power supply in my TRS-80 Model 12. POOF. KellyMessage 1 of 15 , Aug 26, 2009View Source
>> It's a tradition each year that someone's exhibit blows upIn 2005 it was the power supply in my TRS-80 Model 12. POOF.
>> - last year my
>> Apple III's capacitor started streaming smoke out of the
>> back. Good times.
> It's definitely a tradition. Your burning Apple III Profile
> broke Andy's winning streak. The year before last, one
> of his Kaypro machines smoked. And the year before
> that, it was his Canon Cat AND the Apple IIe he brought.