Honeywall mainframe CPU front panel ID?

Ed Sharpe couryhouse at aol.com
Wed Jul 26 17:03:16 CDT 2017

yes operators panels.... not the really good main panels!!. cool stuff hiding behind doors and under skins

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On Wednesday, July 26, 2017 Noel Chiappa via cctalk <cctalk at classiccmp.org> wrote:
> From: Ed Sharpe 

> from what I was told, many versions of machines by Big H were used to
> run multics over the span of time.

Yes, it appears from what I can find that there were basically three
different Honeywell machines that ran Multics:

- the 6180 - the one the LCM has the panel for

- the Series 60 Level 68 - a re-packaging of the 6180, in shorter cabinets,
a picture of which may be found in this publication (pg 5):


- the DPS-8/M; you can see one of the latter here:


> and the transistor 600 machines had a wildly diff. front panel!

There's a picture of an artist's impression of the 645 here:


Oddly enough, that painting was on the wall right outside my office in Tech

Now _that_ is a mainframe! :-)


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