[vcf-midatlantic] Museum report
Martin A Flynn
maflynn at theflynn.org
Sat Apr 7 18:39:33 EDT 2018
On 4/7/2018 3:34 PM, Evan Koblentz via vcf-midatlantic wrote:
>> The gray wall makes it look like the Univac is installed in a
>> "computer room".
>> Exactly! This computer was used on U.S. Navy cruisers/destroyers,
>> so we wanted to evoke that style. We have some ideas to do more of
>> that if resources ever allow.
>> yes, very nice work indeed
>> the battleship gray color scheme invokes a good sentiment
>> Might I suggest something for the wall,
>> perhaps a wall sized poster with the backdrop showing the inside of
>> the naval ship where the computer would be located.
> I'm thinking about something like that. Not sure if it will get done
> before VCF East.
>> Like the one in the USS Midway museum, this gives an added sense of
>> depth to the exhibit
>> something like this,I just picked one at random of the USS Midway
> That's the exact same tape drive as with our system!
What you need is a Dynalec Type G dial phone on the desk.
NSN is 5805-00-093-1418 in case you want to search for one.
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