[vcf-midatlantic] Museum Report 2017-07-19 July 19, 2017

Mike Loewen mloewen at cpumagic.scol.pa.us
Wed Jul 19 17:28:14 EDT 2017


On Wed, 19 Jul 2017, Jeffrey Brace via vcf-midatlantic wrote:

> One guy stopped by with a picture of his father's company's Univac I from
> 1963. It was pretty cool. They used it for adding zip codes to mailing
> labels as well as stock market prediction. The name of his father's company
> was SysteMetrics - electronics division of Budd Company. He shared with me
> some photos that he had. The Univac I was bought used from Harvard
> University.

    Interesting.  I have an indicator panel from some sort of radar 
processing unit from Budd Electronics:

http://q7.neurotica.com/Oldtech/Panels/#Budd


Mike Loewen				mloewen at cpumagic.scol.pa.us
Old Technology				http://q7.neurotica.com/Oldtech/



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