Running Updates

Apr 1: With spring arriving and the project list growing ever longer, this seems like a good stopping point until I can once again devote the time with the machine these resto-sessions require (likely when Fall turns to Winter). The work has been documented, scope oscillograms saved to disk, all parts reassembled and it'll get wrapped in plastic. In the last 3 months, this LGP-30 has gone from a neglected warehouse curiosity to a turn-key machine. While we're not yet computing, the foundation is now set. The last thing to do for now is put together a video from the clips I shot recently and get that posted to Youtube.…
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New? Start Here!

Please note, this blog is a work in progress that began in late December 2016. Rather than a series of monotonous "I did this today" type posts, I'm going to try something different. All sections of the machineĀ are in the midst of an overhaul, and so the details of that work can be found in the section listing at the very top of the page or at the left hand side. On the main page, in addition to this post, is a Running Log that contains a quick summary of the work as it progresses. As I work through the challenges, this site will evolve, new pages may be added,…
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Running Updates

Apr 1: With spring arriving and the project list growing ever longer, this seems like a good stopping point until I can once again devote the time with the machine these resto-sessions require (likely when Fall turns to Winter). The work has been documented, scope oscillograms saved to disk, all parts reassembled and it'll get wrapped in plastic. In the last 3 months, this LGP-30 has gone from a neglected warehouse curiosity to a turn-key machine. While we're not yet computing, the foundation is now set. The last thing to do for now is put together a video from the clips I shot recently and get that posted to Youtube.…
Read More

New? Start Here!

Please note, this blog is a work in progress that began in late December 2016. Rather than a series of monotonous "I did this today" type posts, I'm going to try something different. All sections of the machineĀ are in the midst of an overhaul, and so the details of that work can be found in the section listing at the very top of the page or at the left hand side. On the main page, in addition to this post, is a Running Log that contains a quick summary of the work as it progresses. As I work through the challenges, this site will evolve, new pages may be added,…
Read More