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Fairlight TV piece

Postby Hugh Robjohns » Wed Nov 13, 2019 11:37 am

I stumbled across this Australian TV item about the early Fairlight CMI with Peter Vogel:

https://youtu.be/iOlPCpSmhRM

I had forgotten the sound of big floppy disk drives! :lol:
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Re: Fairlight TV piece

Postby Eddy Deegan » Wed Nov 13, 2019 11:49 am

Interviewer: "That's rather cute isn't it" :lol:

Nice find Hugh!
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Re: Fairlight TV piece

Postby Folderol » Wed Nov 13, 2019 1:00 pm

Great find, but talk about stilted conversation :lol:
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Re: Fairlight TV piece

Postby baward » Wed Nov 13, 2019 1:59 pm

I still have a ‘Fairlighted’ 8” floppy, created when I was mucking about on Mutt Lange’s machine once, learning Page R (although God knows why I keep it as I have zero chance of running it these days!)
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Re: Fairlight TV piece

Postby Zukan » Wed Nov 13, 2019 5:01 pm

That brings back so many memories.....
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Re: Fairlight TV piece

Postby DGL. » Wed Nov 13, 2019 6:35 pm

Zukan wrote:That brings back so many memories.....
Many of them good :bouncy: I know like other contemporary machines they weren't the most reliable of machines.
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