Front Panel Update A and B panels

Vincent Slyngstad v.slyngstad at
Wed Jun 24 16:39:08 CDT 2015

From: Bob Rosenbloom: Wednesday, June 24, 2015 2:28 PM
> I have no idea why DEC made their own switch out of the reeds. Seems like it 
> would cost more than a standard switch so they probably had a reason. Possibly 
> they thought it would not wear as much with thereeds having millions of 
> operations rating.

I'm not sure they made their own.  There's "Angley" or some such written
around the corner from the DEC part number on the bottom plate. (Partially
obscured by the mounting screw.)  I took that to be a maker's mark, though
I didn't find any surviving reference to them online.


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