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PostPosted: Tue Jul 30, 2013 10:01 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Blimey, you could probably shout the 1's and 0's quicker. Wink
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PostPosted: Tue Jul 30, 2013 10:49 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

I remember about 30 years ago, working with DEC LSI-11s and RK-05 disk packs (about the size of dustbin lids, holding 2.5MB each).

We used to calculate the baud rate of someone walking down the corridor carrying one of these, compared to a teletype, or...VDU!! ... Happy days.
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PostPosted: Wed Jul 31, 2013 3:11 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

I believe the similar concept is a station wagon full of floppy discs.

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