[vcf-midatlantic] museum report

VAXman at tmesis.org VAXman at tmesis.org
Mon Apr 4 08:42:52 EDT 2016


Evan Koblentz via vcf-midatlantic writes: 

>Dean and I worked in the museum from about 10am to 5pm. 
>
>A few of the microcomputer cart backdrops came down overnight. We
>addressed this by putting superglue between the adhesive side of the
>velcro and the backdrop material. Hopefully they'll still be up the next
>time we go there! If that still doesn't work then we will try a
>mechanical fix (maybe put hose clamps and/or hooks around the cart
>poles, or something along those lines.) You can see the wall side of the
>micro exhibit and its new backdrops here:
>http://vcfed.org/evan/backs_wall.jpg and the center aisle side here:
>http://vcfed.org/evan/backs_center.jpg. Remember, there are going to be
>signs on each unit where the rear poles extend beyond the top shelves. 
>
>Per the recent discussion about terminals, we put the Televideo 750 with
>the Prime 6500 and a VT100 with the VAX-11/785. There wasn't room for
>separate tables in that area so we put the terminals on top of the
>computers. 

A DECwriter LA-120 would have been the more appropriate 'console' for a/any
VAX-11/78x with wide paper.  I have a fine speciment of an LA-120 ir you're
interested for VCF.





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