Re: [midatlanticretro] Prototype PET 2001 photo /
- At 09:31 PM 5/26/2007 -0400, you wrote:
>Bill,Dan: Interesting. I will see if I can find more info.
>I kept a few references that I bookmarked a long time ago about the
>unveiling's of various machines.
>I haven't fully researched the accuracy of each reference, but the cross
>references do seem to correlate.
>I have some that indicate that the PET was shown publicly at the winter
>CES as early as Jan'77 .
>Then again at West Coast Computer Faire in Apr'77
>And again at the summer CES in Jun'77
>There even one reference that ,"in the beginning", Chuck Peddle tried to
>get Radio Shack to distribute this machine.
>That might be a good question for the panel.