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Forum: Hardware 2021-08-10, 20:22
Replies: 38
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Posted By PhilF
In Jr. High I had an electronics class, and the...

In Jr. High I had an electronics class, and the teacher was teaching us the formulas for capacitive and inductance reactance. So I went to the teletype terminal in the school's office and programmed...
Forum: Hardware 2021-08-10, 19:15
Replies: 38
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Posted By PhilF
Man. We *really are* just a bunch of old farts,...

Man. We *really are* just a bunch of old farts, aren't we? :pcl:
Forum: Hardware 2021-08-10, 16:04
Replies: 38
Views: 1,976
Posted By PhilF
And it wasn't easy keeping the punch cards and...

And it wasn't easy keeping the punch cards and paper tapes dry in those conditions.
Forum: Hardware 2021-08-05, 15:45
Replies: 38
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Posted By PhilF
I used paper tape in junior high. There was a...

I used paper tape in junior high. There was a teletype terminal in the office that students could use to connect to a remote mainframe somewhere. It is how I learned my first programming language...
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