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

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Sun May 29 02:47:21 UTC 2022

My teletypes can be seen in the movie "the good shepherd" and the TV series "the good girls revolt" Pix here: https://w2hx.com/?prefix=x/TTY/GoodGirlsRevolt/
but alas, no credits!

73 Eugene W2HX
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From: vcf-midatlantic <vcf-midatlantic-bounces at lists.vcfed.org> On Behalf Of Mike Loewen via vcf-midatlantic
Sent: Saturday, May 28, 2022 6:57 PM
To: Dave Shevett via vcf-midatlantic <vcf-midatlantic at lists.vcfed.org>
Cc: Mike Loewen <mloewen at cpumagic.scol.pa.us>
Subject: Re: [vcf-midatlantic] A lot of old computers in Stranger things

    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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