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RE: [midatlanticretro] TRS-80 madness

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  • Ian King
    Ah, the 129! I learned my first programming language - Fortran - on one of those. -- Ian _____ From: midatlanticretro@yahoogroups.com
    Message 1 of 16 , Jan 5, 2008
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      Ah, the 129!  I learned my first programming language - Fortran - on one of those.  -- Ian


      From: midatlanticretro@yahoogroups.com [mailto:midatlanticretro@yahoogroups.com] On Behalf Of Mike Loewen
      Sent: Friday, January 04, 2008 4:19 AM
      To: midatlanticretro@yahoogroups.com
      Subject: [midatlanticretro] TRS-80 madness


      In case you TRS-80 fans missed it, take a look at this:

      Ebay #280187570207

      A Model II graphics board sold for $787.50! That's more than I paid
      for my IBM 129 keypunch...

      Mike Loewen mloewen@cpumagic. scol.pa.us
      Old Technology http://sturgeon. css.psu.edu/ ~mloewen/ Oldtech/

    • Kelly Leavitt
      And I thought it might go for less than $200. Man am I out of my league here. Kelly ... From: midatlanticretro@yahoogroups.com
      Message 2 of 16 , Jan 6, 2008
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        And I thought it might go for less than $200. Man am I out of my league here.
         
        Kelly
         
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        From: midatlanticretro@yahoogroups.com [mailto:midatlanticretro@yahoogroups.com]On Behalf Of Mike Loewen
        Sent: Friday, January 04, 2008 7:19 AM
        To: midatlanticretro@yahoogroups.com
        Subject: [midatlanticretro] TRS-80 madness


        In case you TRS-80 fans missed it, take a look at this:

        Ebay #280187570207

        A Model II graphics board sold for $787.50! That's more than I paid
        for my IBM 129 keypunch...

        Mike Loewen mloewen@cpumagic. scol.pa.us
        Old Technology http://sturgeon. css.psu.edu/ ~mloewen/ Oldtech/


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      • Mike Loewen
        ... Same here, except I started on the 029. Later on, I went backwards, and used an 026 in the Air Force. Mike Loewen mloewen@cpumagic.scol.pa.us Old
        Message 3 of 16 , Jan 6, 2008
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          On Sat, 5 Jan 2008, Ian King wrote:

          > Ah, the 129! I learned my first programming language - Fortran - on one of
          > those. -- Ian

          Same here, except I started on the 029. Later on, I went backwards,
          and used an 026 in the Air Force.

          Mike Loewen mloewen@...
          Old Technology http://sturgeon.css.psu.edu/~mloewen/Oldtech/
        • Ian King
          I, too, went backwards, but to the 029, on which I learned BASIC. :-) _____ From: midatlanticretro@yahoogroups.com [mailto:midatlanticretro@yahoogroups.com]
          Message 4 of 16 , Jan 6, 2008
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            I, too, went backwards, but to the 029, on which I learned BASIC.  :-) 


            From: midatlanticretro@yahoogroups.com [mailto:midatlanticretro@yahoogroups.com] On Behalf Of Mike Loewen
            Sent: Sunday, January 06, 2008 8:52 AM
            To: midatlanticretro@yahoogroups.com
            Subject: [midatlanticretro] RE: 129 keypunch

            On Sat, 5 Jan 2008, Ian King wrote:

            > Ah, the 129! I learned my first programming language - Fortran - on one of
            > those. -- Ian

            Same here, except I started on the 029. Later on, I went backwards,
            and used an 026 in the Air Force.

            Mike Loewen mloewen@cpumagic. scol.pa.us
            Old Technology http://sturgeon. css.psu.edu/ ~mloewen/ Oldtech/

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