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Manchester Vintage and Retro Computing Enthusiasts

Thursday, January 2nd, 2014
Manchester Vintage and Retro Computing Enthusiasts

Manchester Vintage and Retro Computing Enthusiasts

Title: Manchester Vintage and Retro Computing Enthusiasts
Location: Terrace (see directions below)
Description: We are a group of hackers, geeks and possibly normal people who get their kicks from computing with an old-fashioned twist. We welcome anyone who enjoys tinkering with Vintage computers and their peripherals, running retro software, classic computer emulators and building reproductions or replicas of classic systems We cover all-sorts: from computing’s origins to the 1990s and from the simplest Micro to largest Mainframe. Our meetings provide a forum where fellow enthusiasts can exchange information and ideas on hardware and software in an informal setting.

Date: 05-09-2014
From 19:00 to 21:00

 

Directions to meeting room at Terrace:

Terrace is the bar next to MadLab. It’s really easy to find. Stand facing the MadLab entrance and shuffle to your right until you get to their black double doors. Go through these, and immediately right again, through a door and up the stairs. Voila!

To find out more about why we’re temporarily relocating, and for a step-by-step Streemaps walk-through, click here. If you’ve got any questions about the new venue, please email office@madlab.org.uk.

Manchester Vintage and Retro Computing Enthusiasts

Saturday, September 14th, 2013
Manchester Vintage and Retro Computing Enthusiasts

Manchester Vintage and Retro Computing Enthusiasts

Title: Manchester Vintage and Retro Computing Enthusiasts
Location: MadLab
Date: 01-11-2013
Start Time: 19:00
End Time: 21:00

 

 

 

 

 

 

We are a group of hackers, geeks and possibly normal people who get their kicks from computing with an old-fashioned twist. We welcome anyone who enjoys:

  • tinkering with Vintage computers and their peripherals
  • running retro software
  • classic computer emulators
  • building reproductions or replicas of classic systems

We cover all-sorts: from computing’s origins to the 1990s and from the simplest Micro to largest Mainframe.

Our meetings provide a forum where fellow enthusiasts can exchange information and ideas on hardware and software in an informal setting.

 

(Picture of Vintage IBM Screen Controller connected to the Hercules Emulator running the Michigan Terminal System).

Manchester Vintage and Retro Computing Enthusiasts

Monday, September 2nd, 2013
Manchester Vintage and Retro Computing Enthusiasts

Manchester Vintage and Retro Computing Enthusiasts

Title: Manchester Vintage and Retro Computing Enthusiasts
Location: MadLab
Date: 11-10-2013
Start Time: 19:00
End Time: 21:00

 

 

 

 

 

 

We are a group of hackers, geeks and possibly normal people who get their kicks from computing with an old-fashioned twist. We welcome anyone who enjoys:

  • tinkering with Vintage computers and their peripherals
  • running retro software
  • classic computer emulators
  • building reproductions or replicas of classic systems

We cover all-sorts: from computing’s origins to the 1990s and from the simplest Micro to largest Mainframe.

Our meetings provide a forum where fellow enthusiasts can exchange information and ideas on hardware and software in an informal setting.

 

(Picture of Vintage IBM Screen Controller connected to the Hercules Emulator running the Michigan Terminal System).