- ... Hey, don t let me stop you, it s not a competition...the more big iron, the merrier! ... Now THIS is a great idea! -Dave -- Dave McGuire, AK4HZ NewMessage 1 of 11 , Jan 12, 2013View SourceOn 01/12/2013 12:42 PM, David Gesswein wrote:
>> I'm soliciting opinions from the group about my choice of exhibit forHey, don't let me stop you, it's not a competition...the more big
>> this year's VCF-E.
> I've been thinking some about that also. Since Dave McGuire is likely
> bringing the big stuff I would do something different this year.
iron, the merrier!
> The other options would be card reader with a PDP-8 showing batch programming.Now THIS is a great idea!
> DEC had mark sense cards where you could do your basic programs with a #2
> pencil on punch cards then run them on THE computer. It could also do
> normal punched cards.
Dave McGuire, AK4HZ
New Kensington, PA
- ... I would not mind seeing the LINCtape, since I have a LINC tape drive without cards. Anything LINC is scarce. The 8/L and LINCtape is not on your siteMessage 2 of 11 , Jan 13, 2013View Source--- In email@example.com, David Gesswein wrote:
> The last which is risky for completing is an 8/L with third party LINCtape.I would not mind seeing the LINCtape, since I have a LINC tape drive without cards. Anything "LINC" is scarce. The 8/L and LINCtape is not on your site apparently, so I don't know if it could be carried with your intended exhibit.
> Since I haven't done anything with it yet other than collect some needed
> repair parts who knows how long it will take.