Osborne Computer 4 (Vixen) prototype?

Roy J. Tellason rtellason at verizon.net
Sun Jul 20 00:48:19 CDT 2008


On Thursday 17 July 2008 09:10, Bob Armstrong wrote:
> > Chuck Guzis wrote:
> >  But that little monitor!
>
>   It is small, isn't it?  But it's very sharp, even on 80x24 text, so it's
> easy to read if you sit about 6" away from the screen.  Makes me want to
> get a Fresnel lens on a swing arm, a la Brazil :-)
>
> Bob

Heh.

I remember being able to read text on the O-1 in 104-column mode after I'd 
installed a screen-pac upgrade.  I doubt I could do it these days,  though.

Yes,  those monitors were *very* sharp!  :-)

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