Estimated Price Of A "Classic" PDP-8?

From: Tom Jennings <>
Date: Mon Jan 26 13:51:45 2004

On Mon, 2004-01-26 at 01:28, Jim Davis wrote:

> I always thought that the straight-8 was the gold standard for
> collectable 8's. I never considered
> production quantities for the 8/S. I remember that it was derided by
> most everybody in the
> community as being a cheap little substitute for a real 8 when it came
> out,

Well, they were 'horrid little things' then, but if you wanted raw
computing power today, you'd buy (or already have :-) a Pentium, right?
I love serial architectures, they're wonderfully awful and elegant both.
Received on Mon Jan 26 2004 - 13:51:45 GMT

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