Odd PDP-8/I

Pontus Pihlgren pontus at Update.UU.SE
Wed Jan 21 01:59:15 CST 2009


> Not the 8/I, or indeed amy member of the -8 series; but I have seen a  
> pedestal-mount PDP-11 in the wild - most likely an 11/40 or 11/45 -  
> which was used as a controller for an early theatrical lighting control  
> board. It was in the Opera House in Seattle, and was long since retired  
> when I came across it in the 1990s.

Sounds like a cool beast :)

>
> Alas, it was destroyed a few years later during a building remodel. I  
> wish I'd had the forethought to go after it.  :/

Oh well, so many computers so little time. Unfortunate that the more odd 
ones are lost though.

Cheers,
Pontus.



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