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The SRCS gets together on the fourth Saturday of each month. Our venue is the Black Lodge Research hackerspace in Redmond, as the most excellent Living Computer Museum is no longer in a position to host us now that they are open to the general public. Happily, the Black Lodge is also quite excellent.

Please note that our change in venue to the Black Lodge was accompanied by a change in the provision of comestibles. Food is now on a Pot Luck basis. Please bring a bit of something to share — all you need is a little more than you’d want to feed yourself plus maybe one or two other people. An entire pot of something is most likely overkill.

Next Scheduled Meeting:

  • Our next meeting will be held on Saturday, April 26th, 2014, from 11:30 AM to 5:00 PM.

There will be table space and power to set up anything you want to show off. (When people bring relevant items to pass along to fellow enthusiasts, we have been known to set up a little Buy-Sell-Free-Trade table, as well.) In addition to attendees informally showing one another what marvellous things they’ve collected or been working on, we sometimes have repair parties or actual presentations. More of each are always welcome! Come, show off a bit and become famous! Or infamous, if you prefer — that works too.

What to Bring:

Any kind of old hardware, software, firmware or wetware can be seriously nifty, so whatever your preferred computational vintage, we want to see the gear you want to show us! Our former host museum, for example, has an impressive lineup of minicomputers with which the museum staff are doing quite a few interesting things. Plus, of course, you need a little bit of food for the pot luck.

Here is a list of other members planning to attend the next meeting, as well as what they are planning to bring (and yes, we are pleased to announce that entries here will no longer linger past the meeting dates). If you’re not listed here and would like to be, just sign up for an account and fill out the RSVP ticket in your “My Account” page! We won’t even ask for money, advertise things at you, or demand your limbs or your first born!

ATTENDEEPLANNING TO BRINGWOULD LIKE TO SEE BROUGHT
gsteemsoSX-64 and Flyer 'net modem, this time with a usable monitorSomething running NitrOS-9
bearAcorn RiscPC 600stuff. and other things.
athanaApple III, need to adjust speed internal drive, Apple II Plus repairinWill bring Commodore 16 or Plus 4 and solders requested and black tape
BeeAtari 400 or 800
KaareCommodore 64, and if anyone is interested an Atari 2600Commodore plus 4, anything commodore, zx spectrum
Dr. EvilMac SE/30: re-capped, 32 Mb RAM, "clean" boot ROM, net card.Lots of Amiga stuff!
DeprogramMy TI-99/4a and Apple IIe setupssomeone giving me a ride there