Does anyone collect Apollo workstations?

From: Christian Fandt <>
Date: Sat Jun 16 15:56:45 2001

Upon the date 05:57 PM 6/15/01 -0600, Will Jennings said something like:
>Uh, they were used a lot for mechanical CAD... my dad's company's main
>product was mechanical CAD based on Apollos, screw that AutoDesk crapola...
>Never heard of Auto-Trol?

Yep. Back in the 70's and early 80's the company I worked for was the
Analytical Systems Division of Bausch & Lomb (which became ACU-RITE
Incorporated in '83.) We made the linear encoder scales for your dad's product.

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Christian Fandt, Electronic/Electrical Historian
Jamestown, NY USA
        Member of Antique Wireless Association
Received on Sat Jun 16 2001 - 15:56:45 BST

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