Memodyne M80 Digital Cassette Recorder
bradhodge75 at gmail.com
Tue May 10 00:10:11 CDT 2016
Yes thanks! I was looking at that. However, the model show there is
slightly different than mine.. mine doesn't have the keypad on the front.
It only has a power and reset key. I assume as Chuck suggested to me
previously there is a way to pass commands via serial to get it to do
something.. but I've not found any info on what you need.
From: cctalk [mailto:cctalk-bounces at classiccmp.org] On Behalf Of Sean Caron
Sent: Monday, May 9, 2016 1:34 PM
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Subject: Re: Memodyne M80 Digital Cassette Recorder
On Mon, 9 May 2016, Brad H wrote:
> Hi there,
> I have a Memodyne M-80 Digital Cassette 'Computer' which, in talking
> to people more experienced than me, seems to be just a digital
> cassette recorder. Googling around there seems to be very little info
> out there, although one paper written about their use with scientific
> equipment detailed some of the bits triggered to make the recorder
> operate. Mine has several cards including a Z80 CPU card and serial
> I was wondering if anyone out there was familiar with these and/or had
> a manual? I read these were even used sometimes with SWTPC
> terminals/computers, so I'd be interested to see if I can get it running.
I found some interesting information about it in the Appendices of this
Apparently the product was used in several documented data acquisition
applications over the course of the early '80s.
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