[vcf-midatlantic] Another successful repair workshop 3/6 & 3/7 2021

Andrew Diller dillera at gmail.com
Mon Mar 8 04:17:02 UTC 2021

I almost forgot. Coming back from dinner, behind Connor and his new Lincoln, he was trying to get it to auto parallel park but being from Philly I just went took the spot and the Lincoln gave up.

I will not bow down to our future robot overlords...


p.s to be fair I did wait like 15 seconds and it seemed like he was just sitting there.

> On Mar 7, 2021, at 11:00 PM, Jeffrey Brace via vcf-midatlantic <vcf-midatlantic at lists.vcfed.org> wrote:
> So about 15 people showed up to the repair workshop. Most were in the CDL
> building and the rest were in 9032-A, the museum and the warehouse.
> Ian was able to repair the Xerox in the museum by swapping out a board from
> another Xerox. He will try to repair the original board later. In addition
> Ian fixed a number of other items that hopefully he will mention here.
> Jeff Salzman tested all sorts of Commodore hardware which was fun watching
> especially him using the Magic Voice hardware and then realizing that Gor
> and Wizard of War both had digitized voices when the cartridges were
> plugged into the Magic Voice. Sounded just like the arcade versions.
> Jason Perkins tested and fixed the Diablo printer as well as a Apple
> Profile.
> Dmitry had success at the very end of the workshop, but I don't remember
> what he was working on.
> Corey and I started prototyping a new backdrop for the artifact carts that
> I hope everyone will like.
> Can everyone else chime in on what they were working on?
> Next event is the swap meet & repair workshop on April 24.
> Jeff Brace
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