OT: nifty equipment sighting

Dave McGuire mcguire at neurotica.com
Sat Sep 29 19:51:08 CDT 2007

On Sep 29, 2007, at 8:43 PM, woodelf wrote:
>>   I'm no chemist, but I assume they're some oxide of tungsten.   
>> That's what happens when an incandescent light bulb blows out due  
>> to loss of vacuum.  Pretty amazing stuff, if you ask me.
> Looks organic like some thing was realy growing.

   Yup.  I was amazed...I scanned around that filament for many, many  
hours.  It was like exploring a jungle.

> PS. Nice PDP 11.

   Thanks!  But...which one?


Dave McGuire
Port Charlotte, FL
Farewell Ophelia, 9/22/1991 - 7/25/2007

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