[rescue] looking for Televideo TS-800A

Dave McGuire mcguire at neurotica.com
Thu May 28 20:42:50 CDT 2015

On 05/27/2015 10:12 PM, Patrick Finnegan wrote:
>>>> ... as many as I can get my hands on.
>>> Out of sheer morbid curiosity, why?
>>   Because I have TS-806 and TS-816 computers that these connect to.  The
>> TS-800A is actually a complete CP/M computer that boots a copy of CP/M
>> over a high-speed synchronous serial line (SDLC) from a TS-806 or
>> TS-816.  The former handles up to six such satellite systems, the TS-816
>> handles sixteen.  It's a wonderful setup, but they're really thin on the
>> ground.
> I wouldn't mind having a couple to go with my TS-816, which mostly matches
> the TS-806 that i remember growing up.

  I'll let you know if I find a stash.

  I have install floppies for the '806, BTW.

  Oh crap, I just noticed that I have an off-list message from you
awaiting a reply...sorry about that; busy times here!


Dave McGuire, AK4HZ
New Kensington, PA

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