DEC switch handles (use FDM?)
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Mon Aug 27 00:24:28 CDT 2007
On 26 Aug 2007 at 21:10, Vincent Slyngstad wrote:
> Here's a nice side view of one of the ones for some of the PDP-8's.
> There is also a long rocker style, and a sort of triangular style
> that was used on some of the PDP-11's.
Ah, many thanks--now I understand. Would it be possible to mill out
the profile in a big hunk of polycarbonate and then slice the paddles
off like slices of bread? The result could then be painted.
I wonder if you could cast some out of zinc-aluminum alloy using a
lost-wax process? Metal ones would be more durable.
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