[vcf-midatlantic] Recovery of RD53 image data

Dave McGuire mcguire at neurotica.com
Tue Jan 25 22:23:40 UTC 2022

On 1/25/22 8:49 AM, Jeffrey Brace via vcf-midatlantic wrote:
> Someone in northern Maryland near the PA state border is looking for the
> following:
> He has a DEC PDP-11/73 with a non-functional RD53 hard drive, and several
> RSX-11M installation and backup tapes on TK50 tape cartridges.
> He would like to migrate the RD53 image to modern media so that he can
> (initially) utilize it via simh, and (eventually) use it in his 11/73 via a
> hardware drive simulator.
> Failing recovery of the RD53 data, He'd like to migrate the data from one
> of the TK50 tapes to modern media.
> Anyone ready, willing and able to do this?

   We at LSSM can help with this, if the gent wants to make the trek 
across PA.


Dave McGuire, AK4HZ
New Kensington, PA

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