PCC2000 Rescue

From: Sellam Ismail <foo_at_siconic.com>
Date: Fri Dec 1 14:56:59 2000

On Fri, 1 Dec 2000, Don Maslin wrote:

> > But it was made by Pertec Computer Corporation, the same guys who bought
> > out Altair. It's a huge beast: an all-in-one desktop unit with an
> > integrated CRT and two 8" floppy drives. The keyboard is almost a yard
> > long.
> The description sounds for all the world like the Imsai VDP-80!

I wish, but it's not. It's more like a much improved version of the
VDP-80 if anything. It doesn't use the same voice-coil drives that were
in the VDP-80, and it has a larger display I believe. It's a different

But oh yeah, it is an S-100 bus machine! It has an internal card slot
with CPU, drive controller, display, etc., S-100 cards.

Sellam Ismail Vintage Computer Festival
International Man of Intrigue and Danger http://www.vintage.org
Received on Fri Dec 01 2000 - 14:56:59 GMT

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