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Offline rpalmer

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Re: Very unusual use for the 6128 from 1988
« Reply #1 on: 23:36, 07 September 18 »
very interesting indeed.

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Re: Very unusual use for the 6128 from 1988
« Reply #2 on: 08:31, 08 September 18 »
 :o
CPC 6128 and UF/MF process!
Very good idea.

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Re: Very unusual use for the 6128 from 1988
« Reply #3 on: 15:45, 08 November 18 »
Let's decide on a prize for the guy for builds one :D


Also, how deep in Google did you have to go to unearth this?

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Re: Very unusual use for the 6128 from 1988
« Reply #4 on: 16:04, 08 November 18 »
OH, I should have known about this back the day in the lab.
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Re: Very unusual use for the 6128 from 1988
« Reply #5 on: 16:18, 08 November 18 »
It took me a very long time to get thru the 3,360,000 results currently shown by Google for "Amstrad CPC"  :o

Meanwhile in the real world....................I include a second search term to narrow down the response - Amstrad CPC + laboratory, Amstrad CPC + pdf, Amstrad CPC + mapping etc. Sometimes I also apply a specific time frame.

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Re: Very unusual use for the 6128 from 1988
« Reply #6 on: 09:57, 21 November 18 »
Onto strange uses for amstrad cpcs.  Being in Australia we used yo have a cool tv show in the 90s called beyond 2000. One of the episodes was about France and their large number of nuclear reactors which had dedicates trains that would go to and fro between some of them and the computer systems that controled parts of the system...  Which were Amstrad CPC 6128s.  I wonder if that episode is available online anywhere?

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Re: Very unusual use for the 6128 from 1988
« Reply #7 on: 10:03, 21 November 18 »
Are you sure they weren't Spectrums? :D

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Re: Very unusual use for the 6128 from 1988
« Reply #8 on: 11:23, 21 November 18 »
There may have been more than cpc 6128. In fact they didnt even mention cpcs. They are in plain sight in the video. They could be setup as terminals.