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Computer History and Restoration Links
  by Bill Degnan - 11/16/2014 16:49
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Suggest a site here.

Mid-Atlantic Retro Computing Hobbyists
http://www.midatlanticretro.org

Every Computer That Ever Was (list)
http://www.crowl.org/law...e/history/computer_list

Bryan's Old Computers Document Archive
http://bytecollector.com/m8_docs.htm

TextFiles.com rTTY Art Repository
http://artscene.textfiles.com/rtty/COLLECTION/

Restoration of Yellowed Plastic Computer Cases
http://retr0bright.wikispaces.com/

Vintage Hard Drive and related hardware specs, cylinders, tracks, etc
http://arl.wustl.edu/~lo...elppc/hardware.txt.html

Vintage 70-80's Floppy Drive Tech Info
http://www.retrotechnolo.../herbs_stuff/drive.html
[A Must-read]

Floppy Drive FAQ for Tandy and related
http://home.online.no/~kr-lund/Floppy.htm

Tandy MFM Hard Disk Drive Reference
http://nemesis.lonestar....rdware/storage/mfm.html

TRS 80 / Tandy Archive
http://www.classiccmp.org/cpmarchives/trs80.php

More Tandy OS (Ira Goldklang)
http://www.trs-80.com/wordpress/multidos/

Related to Floppy Drive Emulation
http://www.torlus.com/floppy/
http://www.plrelectronics.com/floppy_to_usb.php
http://www.datastorage.fr/index.php?r=rub3_2_4.php
http://members.fortuneci...kvisionit/emufdd_it.htm
http://www.rothfus.com/SVD/index.php
http://embroiderydrive.com/
http://www.datexdsm.com/emulator/DTX200photo.html
http://qhsfd.com/product.asp (Chinese)
http://www.ipcas.com/pro...mulator-fdd-to-udd.html
http://www.rioc.us/ufr-usb-floppy-replacement.php

DBIT: Source for 8" drive adapter to work on a newer drive controller
http://www.dbit.com/fdadap.html

M. Farris & Associates support for storage devices
http://www.mfarris.com/
http://theref.mfarris.com/

Altair, IMSAI, Elf Emulators
http://incolor.inetnebr....computer_simulators.htm

Apple II Repair
http://www.willegal.net/appleii/appleii-repair.htm

Herb Johnsons S-100, CP/M and related history website is a very good resource
http://www.retrotechnology.com

S-100 Computers
A web site for S-100 bus computer owners. Lots of cards, good reference
http://www.s100computers.com/

Mazjel.com Datastore:
Manuals and system docs galore.
http://maben.homeip.net/static/S100/index.html

Erik Klein's Vintage Computers
Excellent vintage computer forum. Lots of info and pictures of a wide variety systems.
http://www.vintage-computer.com/

Home Computer Museum - Germany
Large (very large) collection of "keyboard is the computer" era machines (primarily 1979-87)
http://www.homecomputer.de

Commodore Plus/4 World
http://plus4world.powweb.com/home "..Lots of good Commodore
Plus4 stuff there, including a fairly active forum..."

TPUG's Canadian Commodore SIG
http://www.tpug.ca/index...article&id=73&Itemid=70

Ray Carlsen's CBM Repair FAQs
http://personalpages.tds.net/~rcarlsen/cbm.html

Dave Dunfield's Site -
vintage computer newbies should start here
http://www.classiccmp.org/dunfield

Bitsavers Software and Document Archive
http://bitsavers.trailing-edge.com

Chicago Classic Computing (see: docs)
http://chiclassiccomp.org/

CP/M:
Retroarchive-
http://www.retroarchive.org/cpm/cdrom/
Gaby's-
http://www.cpm.z80.de/

Altair Computer Notes at Rich Cini's site -
http://www.altair32.com/Altair32links.htm

Jim Battle's SOL website
http://www.sol20.org/articles.html

Heath/Zenith:
http://www.lesbird.com/sebhc/

IBM PS/2 Reference Files/drivers
http://www.mcamafia.de/mcapage0/adflist1.htm
http://www.walshcomptech.com/selectpccbbs/

All Things (IBM/PC) DOS
http://www.allthingsdos.com

AT&T Unix PC 7300 / 3B1 FAQ
http://unixpc.taronga.com/faq/faq.txt

The A+
Reference Book" by Phil Croucher, which lists switch settings for hundreds of motherboards, BIOS settings, POST codes and much more.
aplus.pdf

Samuel S Snyder's 1964 "History of NSA General-Purpose Electronic Digital Computers"
http://www.governmentatt...ocs/NSA-HGPEDC_1964.pdf

Oscilloscopes - QRZ.com
http://www.qrz.com/db/W2AEW?ref=87316558

Collector's Weekly Vintage Computer Links Page
http://www.collectorsweekly.com/computers

Computer Collector - Collection of links to many sites (except this one! hint hint)
http://computercollector.../exec/compcol/sdisp.cgi

EarlyComputers: An Eclectic Collection of Personal Computers, featuring a variety of rare analog computers
http://www.earlycomputers.com/


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