[personal] PDP-8/e and terminals in West Sussex, UK
mike at brickfieldspark.org
Mon Nov 3 11:16:20 CST 2008
I'm just up the road from you in Aldershot, Hampshire.
YES PLEASE GRAB IT, I can pick up within days.
As an aside to your terminals, I have a 32 user unix system that could go
with some of the terminals, might make it a package for someone. I'll get
the make and model tonight.
Web - www.soemtron.org
Email - mike at soemtron.org
Looking for a PDP-7 (some hope!)
----- Original Message -----
From: <paul at frixxon.co.uk>
To: <cctalk at classiccmp.org>
Sent: Monday, November 03, 2008 12:03 PM
Subject: [personal] PDP-8/e and terminals in West Sussex, UK
> Thanks to Martin for grabbing 14 DEC terminals from me last week -- very
> pleasant to meet someone who is still working with PDPs and real terminals
> in the wild!
> I've just passed our waste electrical skip at work and noticed that
> someone has dumped a PDP-8/e box in there. I'm being imprecise about this
> because I've never seen one before. This isn't a big rack, just a single
> heavy box fronted by an orange and brown PDP-8/e front panel. I assume
> it's the processor itself. If I can chuck this in my car this evening,
> would anyone here be able to pick it up from me by the end of this month?
> And here's a reminder that I still have a bunch of terminals left; see my
> previous email for details. The later DEC ones have gone but there are at
> least 20 Wyse WY-420 terminals available, which have (I believe) a
> competent VT320 emulation. These are for pickup only from here in Crawley,
> West Sussex.
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