Re: [midatlanticretro] Edmund Scientific
- On 11/06/2012 04:47 PM, B. Degnan wrote:
>>> http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Edmund_Scientific_CorporationI never saw any at the store; I'm sure they were long gone by then. I
>>> I found an add in a 1973 Popular Electronics Feb 1973 page 130 "New
>>> Electronic Digital Computer Kit"
>>> They were based in Barrigton, NJ.
>> I didn't know that their store had closed. This is very sad to hear.
>> I was there many times as a kid. Their "surplus room" was a blast!
> I'd love to see one of those kits.
started going there in my early teens, early-mid 1980s.
Someone's got to have one of those stashed away somewhere.
Dave McGuire, AK4HZ
New Kensington, PA
- --- In email@example.com, Dave McGuire <Mcguire@...> wrote:
>Nice ad, wish the picture was bigger. From the description they said it runs from 2 D sized batteries and was modeled from "giant electronic brains". Could it be a version of the "Simon" computer?
> On 11/06/2012 04:47 PM, B. Degnan wrote:
> >>> http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Edmund_Scientific_Corporation
> >>> I found an add in a 1973 Popular Electronics Feb 1973 page 130 "New
> >>> Electronic Digital Computer Kit"