ACE xx2247 key
IanK at vulcan.com
Wed Jul 14 16:37:25 CDT 2010
I have seen these on eBay quite often. That's where I got the one for my 8/e. :-)
Also, it is possible to rotate the cam that engages the microswitches behind the key so that the machine is "always on" and you can control the power with a powerstrip. That's how my 8/e was when I got it. It doesn't damage the machine but allows you to power it until you can find a key. -- Ian
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> Subject: ACE xx2247 key
> Hello. I sent this request initially to PDP8-Lovers list, but I send
> same request here in the confidence of some help.
> I am cleaning one PDP8E box with some boards inside. Previously to do
> cleaning of the internal boards, I tried to fire up the computer
> In appeareance nothing is wrong no strange smells, no burns, no clouds,
> boom!, etc...)
> But... I don't have the front key :-)
> One ACE xx2247 is needed. I don't have one available, and is impossible
> me to get one in my country (Spain).
> I would be grateful is someone could provide me one, or even a couple.
> Contact me off list if you want to discuss details.
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