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Re: Someone posted Pictures from VCF SE

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  • corey986
    I keep forgetting to post up my pics I took. I have to reduce the size first. Hopefully I will get a chance to do that later this week Cheers, Corey
    Message 1 of 4 , Apr 29, 2013
      I keep forgetting to post up my pics I took. I have to reduce the size first. Hopefully I will get a chance to do that later this week

      Cheers,
      Corey

      --- In midatlanticretro@yahoogroups.com, Kyle Owen <kylevowen@...> wrote:
      >
      > It was impressive, indeed. There were about 300 adults Saturday, and maybe
      > 400 Sunday. With all of the kids, I'd say the total number of people
      > probably pushed into the 900s. Someone brought out an ASR-33 and let me put
      > it by my table. The kids really loved that one. We gave them paper tape
      > slips after they punched a few words and fed it back in the reader. There
      > was also a soldering area to put together a basic ATtiny microcontroller
      > circuit with a few LEDs that blink. That was probably the star attraction
      > of the show for the kids; that and the gaming area.
      >
      > Many people enjoyed seeing my in-progress Altair 8800b. It was one of the
      > few computers on my table that sparked a lot of conversation. I also
      > brought some new N8VEM S-100 boards, which surprised many early enthusiasts
      > that the bus still has a strong following.
      >
      > The 1961 tic-tac-toe computer was certainly the noisiest computer of the
      > bunch. Every time they fired it up, it would draw a crowd as it
      > "kerchunked" away. My SWTPC 6800 playing the same game, not so much. :)
      >
      > With the success of the first, I'd say we will be planning for VCFSE
      > 1.0.7_rc8 (or 2.0) for next year.
      >
      > Glad you enjoyed the pictures!
      >
      > Kyle
      >
      >
      > On Mon, Apr 29, 2013 at 12:18 PM, Christian Liendo <
      > christian_liendo@...> wrote:
      >
      > > **
      > >
      > >
      > > I must say, impressive.. Very impressive.
      > > http://imgur.com/a/9zXkm
      > >
      > > Kudos to the team that put it together. I wish I could have been there.
      > >
      > >
      >
    • Dan Roganti
      hey those T-shirts look familiar ;) Dan _ ____ / __/ Scotty, We Need More Power !! _/ _ __ Aye, Cap n, but we ve only got 80 col s !
      Message 2 of 4 , Apr 29, 2013

        hey those T-shirts look familiar ;)

        Dan

         _  ____
        / \__/  
        Scotty, We Need More Power !!
        \_/ _\__ Aye, Cap'n, but we've only got 80 col's !


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