building my own relay computer
hilpert at cs.ubc.ca
Fri Feb 13 16:20:24 CST 2015
On 2015-Feb-13, at 1:40 PM, Tom Sparks wrote:
> I've been bouncing around the idea of building my own relay computer
> * I have mostly inspired by the TIM project and Harry Porter's Relay
> * I am looking at having a limited number registers like the 6502 or 6800
> * the computer is going to be Harvard architecture based
> I wondering have any of use done anything like this?
>  http://www.northdownfarm.co.uk/rory/tim/
>  http://web.cecs.pdx.edu/~harry/Relay/
I've examined and written about (and done some limited implementation of) Simon, which is Harvard architecture.
Due to it's limitations I haven't been all that enthused about fully constructing it however.
It could perhaps be expanded into something more interesting.
There's another relay computer design and implementation here which looks interesting:
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