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Picked up a Teletype model 43 for the museum. —

I found this Teletype for sale in an antique store in Duluth, Minnesota. Seems to function in local mode, I need to get the cabling figured out and try to get it working in online mode. UPDATE: 9/2018: I was able to get this talking to a PC with the right combination of cables and […]

Current Museum display —

Current machines on display in my museum, this is not my complete collection, there are some machines that are in various states of disrepair, or I just do not have room to currently display.  Not all these displays are currently hooked up, there is no power on the laptop/iMac wall, so they must be moved to […]

Modem mania —

I spent most of last weekend fighting with my Linux box trying to get dial in access working, after days of fighting I finally figure out the onboard serial port wasn’t working, works fine with a FTDI USB adapter, anyways YAY it works!!! I now have 3 external USR 56k modems running on here for […]