[vcf-midatlantic] 8080 programmer trainer

Kelly Leavitt kelly at catcorner.org
Fri Jul 31 07:27:06 EDT 2020

So, one of these

MST-80B microcomputer trainer (Technical Report) | OSTI.GOV<https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/5359765>
@article{osti_5359765, title = {MST-80B microcomputer trainer}, author = {Jones, G. D. and Fisher, E. R. and Spann, J. M.}, abstractNote = {The microcomputer revolution in electronics is spreading so rapidly that it is difficult to educate enough people quickly and thoroughly in the new technology. Lawrence Livermore Laboratory's MST-80B was developed as a way to speed learning in in-house ...

From: Sentrytv <sentrytv at yahoo.com>
Sent: Thursday, July 30, 2020 8:45 PM
To: vcf-midatlantic <vcf-midatlantic at lists.vcfed.org>
Subject: Re: [vcf-midatlantic] 8080 programmer trainer

The picture you have shown is a Heathkit model, but it’s not an 8080
which I have one of these also

The 8080 trainer is Totally different circuit board,keypad and display.

Lawrence Livermore laboratory
MST – 80 on the circuit board

Documentation says MST – 80 B
Colorado state university.
Gordon D Jones

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> On Jul 30, 2020, at 8:19 PM, Bill Degnan via vcf-midatlantic <vcf-midatlantic at lists.vcfed.org> wrote:
> http://www.classiccmp.org/dunfield/heath/index.htm
> Assuming it's an ec3400
> More valuable if you have the RAM expansion box, and if they work or almost
> function properly that helps.  They're not expensive in ebay, in fact this
> model is popular and cheap, a lot of people like these and I am sure you'll
> find people at the workshop with experience.
> Here is mine:
> https://www.vintagecomputer.net/browse_thread.cfm?id=553
> Currently it's in display at kennettclassic.com
> Bill
>> On Thu, Jul 30, 2020, 7:49 PM Sentrytv via vcf-midatlantic <
>> vcf-midatlantic at lists.vcfed.org> wrote:
>> Absolutely.
>> I was Knee-deep in raccoon S—t so I took a couple of pictures.
>> But now that I cleaned it up I can take some better pictures and look it
>> up on the Internet if necessary.
>> I found a few trainers including 2 HeathKits.
>> And I’ll bring them all to the workshop probably on the 16th.
>> I also have the Kaypro II, that once I clean it up and check it out a
>> little bit, I’ll bring it to also.
>> Mike R.
>> Sent from:
>> My extremely complicated, hand held electronic device.
>>>> On Jul 30, 2020, at 3:16 PM, Doug Crawford <memphis at ptd.net> wrote:
>>>  Yessir, if you can identify it we can look it up.  It must have some
>> identifying text on it.
>>>> On 7/30/2020 2:47 PM, Sentrytv wrote:
>>>> Guys and gals
>>>> We are off subject !!
>>>> I sent an email asking about an 8080 trainer
>>>> The subject was not about attachments.
>>>> So please let’s keep to MY subject, or start a new one.
>>>> Mike R.
>>>> Please don’t take this personally.
>>>> Sent from:
>>>> My extremely complicated, hand held electronic device.
>>>>>> On Jul 30, 2020, at 1:16 PM, ☼ wil lindsay ☼ via vcf-midatlantic <
>> vcf-midatlantic at lists.vcfed.org> wrote:
>>>>>> I'm sure this has been discussed many times before I joined, but is
>> there
>>>>>> anything wrong with linking from an anonymous image hostlike imgr?
>> This is
>>>>>> done on several platforms to keep bandwidth down and make
>> image-viewing an
>>>>>> option.
>>>>>> As an example: https://imgur.com/gallery/EEzixyX
>>>>>> allows 1 or multiple images, and was painless to setup and share.
>>>>>> On Thu, Jul 30, 2020 at 1:08 PM Mike Loewen via vcf-midatlantic <
>>>>>> vcf-midatlantic at lists.vcfed.org> wrote:
>>>>>>>> On Thu, 30 Jul 2020, Dave McGuire via vcf-midatlantic wrote:
>>>>>>>> On 7/30/20 11:52 AM, Jonathan Gevaryahu via vcf-midatlantic wrote:
>>>>>>>> This honestly reminds me: who runs the list at the moment, and
>> would it
>>>>>>>> make sense, with the modern day and age, to disable the automatic
>>>>>>>> stripping of attachments? Even if only .jpg and .png files are
>> allowed,
>>>>>>>> and only under a certain size, that would be a massive improvement.
>>>>>>> That's an opinion that is not universally held.
>>>>>>>          -Dave
>>>>>>   I agree with Dave.
>>>>>> Mike Loewen                             mloewen at cpumagic.scol.pa.us
>>>>>> Old Technology
>> http://q7.neurotica.com/Oldtech/

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