[vcf-midatlantic] Apollo DSKY lights up again, despite faulty jumper

Bob Aviles raviles132001 at yahoo.com
Fri Jul 30 13:02:51 UTC 2021

 History I love it.
    On Friday, July 30, 2021, 04:17:53 AM EDT, Jeffrey Jonas via vcf-midatlantic <vcf-midatlantic at lists.vcfed.org> wrote:  
 Curious Mark does it again: not only obtains genuine Apollo computer
electro-luminescent panels but lights them up using the original relays!
The relay logic is amazing: 5 relays generate 7 segment output including
blanking! One hitch: a "Chinese-ium" Copper-Cladded-Aluminum jumper failed.
Add that to the recent influx of faulty breadboards and it's a world of
hurt for prototyping :-(

Apollo DSKY panel relight: the full story

-- jeff jonas

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