Acquired skills?

From: David Vohs <>
Date: Thu Feb 3 01:12:02 2005

Good idea for a topic Jim! Hmmm...The only things I can think of right
off the top of my head are the ever famous "Check the obvious" and "Read
the manual, Scotty!"

On Wed, 02 Feb 2005 16:20:53 -0600, "Jim Leonard" <>
> I would imagine many of us have acquired skills along the way during our
> hobby/career/life with old computers. I'm curious; what acquired skill
> are you proud (or ashamed) of? I'll start:

David M. Vohs
Digital Archaeologist & Computer Historian

Computer Collection:

"Triumph": Commodore 64, 1802, 1541, Indus GT, FDD-1, GeoRAM 512, MPS-801.
"Leela": Original Apple Macintosh, Imagewriter II.
"Delorean": TI-99/4A, TI Speech Synthesizer.
"Spectrum": Tandy Color Computer III.
"Monolith": Apple Macintosh Portable.
"Boombox": Sharp PC-7000.
"Butterfly": Tandy 200, PDD-2.
"Shapeshifter": Epson QX-10, Comrex HDD, Titan graphics/MS-DOS board.
"Scout": Otrona Attache.
(prospective) "Pioneer": Apple LISA II.
"TMA-1": Atari Portfolio, Memory Expander +
"Centaur": Commodore Amiga 2000.
"Neon": Zenith Minisport.
Received on Thu Feb 03 2005 - 01:12:02 GMT

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