Wangtek DC-300 drive and controller

Chuck Guzis cclist at
Sun Nov 13 20:02:27 CST 2005

On 11/13/2005 at 7:48 PM Joe R. wrote:

>   Are you sure that wasn't Tektronix 4051 COMPUTER that you took them out
>of???? I wasn't aware of any Tektronix "terminals" with a tape drive and a
>6800 CPU.

It was the 405i--I got the drive and controller from a friend at Tek.
Terminal, computer, whatever--it was a long time ago.

>   But cool!  It was amazing to watch it draw characters. And then they'd
>stay there until you pressed the ERASE key!

I remember using a Tek storage-tube terminal with two columns of 80 (I
think) characters.  You could write, but not rewrite characters.


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