PDP-1 as minicomputer [was RE: OT - sort of]

steve shumaker shumaker at att.net
Wed Aug 18 18:40:45 CDT 2010

was thinking along those lines but wasn't sure what the conductivity was 
(vice air)


On 8/18/2010 7:27 PM, William Donzelli wrote:
>> what was the basic purpose of the helium?
> It is pumped into the modules to fill any air gaps. Helium conducts heat well.
> --
> Will

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