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Thursday, August 29, 2013

PDP-8/e Replica - build your own


This PDP8/e replica construction article at Tronola.com may be of interest to some of the folks that like PDP8 minicomputers.  I have sold all the original PDP8 computers I  had  in my collection. The number of collectors wanting them was more then I was expecting .  Perhaps this will be helpful. Send Message CLICK   Like us Click


Here is the annoucement from Steve Lafferty:

Hi Folks,

I'm pleased to announce that Tronola.com has just published a comprehensive new construction article
on the Spare Time Gizmos SBC6120/FP6120. This soup-to-nuts, four-part presentation, is loaded with tips on building the PDP-8/e replica. It includes coverage of updated parts lists, mass storage, software installation, an attractive enclosure and support software:
Building a Replica of the PDP-8/e

A reader comments section is provided at the bottom of the first page and feedback and corrections
are most welcome. Enjoy!

Steve Lafferty
 Tronola.com






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"By David Larsen"      KK4WW Computer Collector Historian