PDP-8/L and TTY stuff (was Re: TTY and current loop questions)

From: CLASSICCMP_at_trailing-edge.com <(CLASSICCMP_at_trailing-edge.com)>
Date: Fri Dec 17 07:17:44 1999

>One thing that I did mention and I'll mention again is that my hammer face
>is not original - I stuck on a rubber sticky foot and I suspect that it is
>part of the problem. I read here recently that someone has had luck with
>carved pink pearl erasers, but I haven't tried that.

I think that was me. The erasers aren't nearly as durable as the
original heavy rubber (after all, erasers *are* designed to wear away!)
hammer face, but they are easily carved.

I never saw any troubles in my ASR33 related to grunge wearing off the
carved eraser, but then again I only ran it for a few hundred hours :-).

 Tim Shoppa                        Email: shoppa_at_trailing-edge.com
 Trailing Edge Technology          WWW:   http://www.trailing-edge.com/
 7328 Bradley Blvd		   Voice: 301-767-5917
 Bethesda, MD, USA 20817           Fax:   301-767-5927
Received on Fri Dec 17 1999 - 07:17:44 GMT

This archive was generated by hypermail 2.3.0 : Fri Oct 10 2014 - 23:31:55 BST