Artifact Details

Title

Homebrewing hardware

Catalog Number

102738887

Type

Audio

Date

1981-04-03

Identifying Numbers

Other number Tape # 9-1

Format

Standard audio cassette

Description

The West Coast Computer Faire was an annual computer industry conference and exposition. The first faire was held in 1977 and was organized y Jim Warren and Bob Relling. At the Time, It was the biggest computer show in the world, intended to populatize the personal computer in the homes.

The Sixth West Coast Conference took place in San Francisco on April 3-4-5, 1981. This is the recording of the panel titled "Homebrewing hardware".

The titles of the papers presented are:

"After building a computer try a robot!" by Melvin L. Zeddies.

"Design considerations for a computer controlled home" by Mark M. Lambert.

"Life on the frontier: a homebrew 16 bit computer" by Frederick A. Knox.

"An 8035 homemade computer" by Darrell D. McKibbin.

"Doing your own thing in high-speed digital arithmetic" by Chuck Hastings.

Series Title

The Sixth West Coast Computer Faire

Credit

Gift of Jim Warren

Lot Number

X2595.2004