[vcf-midatlantic] A lot of old computers in Stranger things

Mike Loewen mloewen at cpumagic.scol.pa.us
Sat May 28 22:56:41 UTC 2022

    I once owned this panel from "Earth II":


    Screenshot from the movie:


    I traded it back to the original owner for a panel from the SAGE system, 
from the same prop house:


On Sat, 28 May 2022, Dave Shevett via vcf-midatlantic wrote:

> Eh.  I'd even be okay trying that.  Depends on the gear.  If it was
> something unique I'd write it into the properties contract that it has to
> be returned in the condition it was sent out.  Still might be fun "THATS MY
> MODEL 100!".
> -d
> On Sat, May 28, 2022 at 6:11 PM Dave McGuire via vcf-midatlantic <
> vcf-midatlantic at lists.vcfed.org> wrote:
>> On 5/28/22 17:55, Dave Shevett via vcf-midatlantic wrote:
>>> I've always wanted to be in the business of providing these old machines
>> to
>>> movies and tv shows.  I've sort of half-started putting something
>> together
>>> for this, but I have NO CLUE how to get onto the 'i can get this stuff
>> for
>>> you and make it work' radar of studios.
>>    The trouble with this is that none of them will let you remain
>> on-site during their use, and the hardware comes back beat to shit.
>> This isn't always the case, but it has happened over and over.
>>               -Dave
>> --
>> Dave McGuire, AK4HZ
>> New Kensington, PA
> -- 
> Dave Shevett
> shevett at pobox.com

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