[rescue] Re: [SunRescue] OT: AS/400 stuff

Michael S. Schiller rescue at sunhelp.org
Wed Jun 6 03:35:25 CDT 2001

I actually had one of these. It was made by Anderson Jacobson, their model
number 841 printing terminal. It was built on the Selectric (communications
model) typewriter, but AJ's added electronics made it work as an ascii
terminal, rather than an EBCDIC one! Was really cool, a bit noisy in operation,
although it was quieter than the ASR-33 that it replaced :) not to mention


Ken Hansen wrote:

> Another popular conversion was to turn Selectric typewriters in to
> printers...
> Ah, the good old days...
> Ken


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