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An IBM Selectric II wishes to be a teletype

Posted: June 16, 2012 / in: Hardware / No comments

Author: Alessandro Paganelli.

In his blog, Marc from Robot Dialogs presents a very nice hack involving a IBM Selectric II typewriter: by means of an Arduino board and several solenoids, the typewriter can be successfully connected to a computer to emulate a vintage teletype.

The complete story can be found here, together with several videos about its development.

[Via: Hack A Day]

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