The last of the assembled units were picked up by the USPS today and everything is shipped now. I've heard from one backer who has already successfully assembled his kit,... Read more
The assembled units are (what else?) assembled and tested with the exception of the rotary switches. Unfortunately my local supplier was out of those so I had to order some,... Read more
All the kits, with the exception of the couple of people who made special arrangements for delivery (and you know who you are!) are packed and waiting for the postman... Read more
Time to start packing....
A couple of days after my last update, Phillip the machinist called to tell me that the LED bars were done. He even chamfered all the rough edges AND cleaned... Read more
Parts are starting to roll in
The front panel PC boards are here, and the SBC6120 PC boards are supposed to ship today (the latter are 4 layers and take longer to fab). The connectors are... Read more
Parts Ordering, Part 1
I've placed the orders for the PC boards and the faceplates, and I've delivered the raw plastic for the LED bars to the machinist. These are the longest lead time... Read more
We made it!
By this time I'm sure everyone knows that we've reached our goal and all 30 kits are sold. Kickstarter doesn't actually fund the project until the closing date is reached,... Read more
We're halfway to our goal - thanks for the support! If you know anyone who is interested in old computers, please feel free to pass along a pointer.
Bob Armstrong... Read more