plated wire memory

dwight dkelvey at
Mon Oct 21 13:35:33 CDT 2019

It can't be all that bad if it has been flying in space for all these year without crashing the processors. The CMOS processor has lost several CMOS memory bits but the main control processor is still chugging away on its original wire memory.
There are a lot of factors in the entire system.

From: cctalk <cctalk-bounces at> on behalf of William Donzelli via cctalk <cctalk at>
Sent: Monday, October 21, 2019 8:13 AM
To: Al Kossow via cctalk <cctalk at>
Subject: Re: plated wire memory

> The 9300 used it, Donzelli says it wasn't very reliable

And I do not remember where I heard that. It may have been from a
Univac old-timer.


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