[Coladam] Holy Crap, Part II

Joe Blenkle jblenkle at sacnews.net
Thu Jun 18 20:21:07 CEST 2009


Well written and a good idea!!!

Joe B.

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "geoffrey oltmans" <oltmansg at bellsouth.net>
To: <drushel at apk.net>; <coladam at adamcon.org>
Sent: Thursday, June 18, 2009 10:49 AM
Subject: Re: [Coladam] Holy Crap, Part II


> Back to this again... I just sent this message to the seller. I figure 
> he/she deserved some credit for being such a good sport in taking some 
> pictures for us. A little goodwill goes a long way IMO. Maybe if they come 
> across something like this they can give us first crack at it.
>
> Kudos on the big ADAM sale! I am genuinely impressed! A group of fellow 
> ADAM collectors were pooling some money together to bid on this thing. We 
> had no idea that it would reach this high. We were interested mainly in 
> figuring out what it did, reading out the code out of the microcontroller, 
> capturing a schematic from it and whatnot. As is I'm guessing it's 
> probably of more value to a hardcore collector (obviously) than as a 
> working(nonworking?) piece.
>
> I want to thank you again on behalf of the people in our ADAM mailing list 
> for the more detailed pictures of the device. It looks like it may have 
> been for prototyping the data drives, but we're not 100% sure. But at 
> least with your help we got a closer look at it.
>
> If you ever do come across something like this again in your scavenging 
> hunts, please let us know! We're very interested in preserving as much 
> info as we can about the ADAM (and also Coleco Vision).
>
>
>
>
> ________________________________
> From: Rich Drushel <drushel at apk.net>
> To: coladam at adamcon.org
> Sent: Wednesday, June 17, 2009 11:28:50 AM
> Subject: Re: [Coladam] Holy Crap, Part II
>
>
> On Wed, June 17, 2009 10:35 am, Daniel Bienvenu wrote:
>
>> At least, archive all the pictures, please!
>
>     I have all 23 of them.  Fortunately, the Autiva photo-save-blocker
> does not work under Safari :-)
>
>     *Rich*
>
> -- 
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> hope
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> "Al-Aaraaf"
>
>
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