Re: [midatlanticretro] KIM-1, It Lives....
- On Fri, Mar 02, 2012 at 08:19:36PM -0500, B Degnan wrote:
> I got and restored this recentlyI've been using a 547 for a long time. They have a nice trace and triggering.
I have two so when one decides to be temperamental I can use the other. I did
buy a digital scope for the straight 8 restoration.
I've had to replace more transistors than tubes.
- On Wed, Mar 07, 2012 at 05:38:44AM -0500, Dave McGuire wrote:
>They have gone up a little since I got mine for $20 9 years ago.
> I'm jealous of your 611. I have a "parts" 611 here, raped of several
> components and the covers. I missed out on a complete one on eBay last
> week; I was very disappointed about that.
> Have you done anything interesting with yours?Its been to VCF. I demoed it in store and non-store mode. The deflection
isn't fast enough to keep up with the AX08 without some delays so I also
brought another monitor that worked better for space war. I can't remember
what I was drawing in store mode. It may have been spirograph type patterns.
I may bring a RM503 this year since that a good period display for
My 547 and teletype made it on TV for 8 seconds.
http://www.pdp8online.com/asr33/asr33.shtml (after the table)