Hitachi hand hald terminal?

From: Vintage Computer Festival <>
Date: Mon May 24 14:29:15 2004

On Mon, 24 May 2004, Joe R. wrote:

> Does anyone know what this is?
> <> It's marked "Hitachi
> model H40PC01". It has an alpha-numeric keyboard so I'm guessing that it
> may be some kind of hand held terminal. There's a paper label on the
> display that's marked "Page | Addr | A B X Y spx spy s/c". It appears to
> have a green VF display but it gets it's power via the ribbon cable so I
> haven't been able to power it up. It has a 26 conductor ribbon cable about
> 3 foot logn attached to it with an IDC socket on the other end.

I've got a couple of these. I'm not sure what they came from but they are
basically some sort of controller or test terminal for a larger piece of
equipment (obviously :)

I picked them up from WeirdStuff.

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