Tu10 pdp11

Christian Corti cc at informatik.uni-stuttgart.de
Sun Sep 6 07:37:19 CDT 2015

On Sat, 5 Sep 2015, Al Kossow wrote:
> They were common. I worked on a bunch of them. Expect the vacuum sensors to 
> be bad
> in the columns. I think Guy still has a couple of them.

We've repaired them with cut outs from latex gloves. The problem is the 
membrane that became brittle with the time. Opening the sensors isn't 
trivial, though.

> Honk!!
> If you've ever loaded a tape on one, you know what that means!

Yes :-))

BTW has anyone ever tried to attach a non-DEC unformatted tape drive (e.g. 
I have two Wangco Model 10 800 bpi drives) as a slave to a master 
TU10/TM11 combo ?


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