NASA and IBM model M keyboard (and lunar samples)

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clickykeyboards

12 Feb 2019, 14:58

While traveling on a business trip to Houston, Texas, I had the opportunity to visit Johnson Space Center at NASA.

Behind a steel vault door...
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Through the scientist's experienced eyes and sophisticated instruments...
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Lab space behind glass.
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IBM model M silver label 1390131.
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..and also a few samples connected from the moon
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seebart
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12 Feb 2019, 15:14

Impressive! Thanks for posting.

andrewjoy

12 Feb 2019, 15:39

You think they would let me trade that black SDL cable for a modern crappy one ?

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depletedvespene

12 Feb 2019, 15:44

andrewjoy wrote:
12 Feb 2019, 15:39
You think they would let me trade that black SDL cable for a modern crappy one ?
It would seem Cindy still has some in stock. Ask her!

https://www.elecshopper.com/cables/keyb ... e-new.html

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JP!

12 Feb 2019, 17:07

Yep, I bought a couple black cables from Cindy. They are superb.

Now I want a keyboard vault of my own :)

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JP!

12 Feb 2019, 19:25

Also it's a good thing it wasn't an Alps keyboard otherwise that moon dust is probably bad for the switches.

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vvp

12 Feb 2019, 19:32

LOL, nice one!

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