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FormatStandard audio cassette
DescriptionThe 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.