The contents of the magazine seem quite well balanced – there must be
something in each issue of interest to every Nascom user. I would like to see some
explanation of essential parts of programmes, i.e. brief notes on those parts of
software on which the operation depends. For example, a note on how the highres
graph plotting software works would have been interesting. I would be
particularly interested in articles on fault finding techniques for or with the Nascom.
If anyone knows of a cheap and reliable MODEM design then the details would be
The Lincoln computer club now meets on the 1st and 3rd Wednesday of each
month at the Hare and Hounds, 330, High Street, Lincoln, starting at 19.30. Further
John Clifford, Lincoln (____) _____
Small non-commercial advertisements, £2 per ad.
FOR SALE Two ICL Termiprinter units Type 7572
Both fully over hauled and in full working order. 118 char./line. Prints at 60 c.p.s.
Both fitted with Horizontal and Vertical Tab facilities and Form Feed mechanism.
RS-232 Serial interface will fit directly to Nascom 1 or 2. Baud rate 110, 300, 1200
and others. Tractor and friction feed. Service documentation available. Software
supplied for Nas-Sys 1 or 3. Fully guaranteed for 3 months.
Offers over £200 for each
IBM Selectric Golfball printer with Acculab Professional interface unit in full working
condition. Parallel interface fits directly to Nascom PIO. Selection of Golfball
typeheads available. Tractor and friction feed. Software Subroutine supplied for
Nas-Sys 1 or 3. Best offer over £300 for the pair.
For further information on any of the above, phone Wolverhampton (____) ______.
10 a.m. to 10 p.m. Prefer buyer to colect and see full demonstration, but carriage
could be arranged.
FOR SALE Solenoid Operated Cassette Transports.
These machines may be put into wind, rewind, stop and play with signals from the
PIO, buffered with reed relays or open-collector gates. Record tabs, cassette
present and tape end can similarly be fed back to the PIO.
It takes a little imagination and a bit of programming to turn it into an automatic
program and data store, putting back the fateful day when you have to buy discs. All
this for only £25 + carriage. More details from Pat Crabb, Holmfirth (0484 489) 5263
|FOR SALE||RAM A
card with 8K||£45 o.n.o.|
card with 16K||£70 o.n.o.|
|Both in full working order||C. Bowden|
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