Please note that the dates for Vintage Computer
Festival 5.0 have
changed. The new dates are October 26th and 27th, 2002. Please
make a note of this in your calendar.
The location of VCF 5.0 is still the Santa Clara Convention Center
in Santa Clara, California.
Again, the new dates for VCF 5.0 are October 26th and 27th.
Further information about VCF 5.0 can be found on the Vintage
Computer Festival wesbite:
It would be great if as many of us on the list as possible -- especially those
near the west coast -- could actively support this event. It's a great time and
a good opportunity to meet other collectors, attend interesting talks and see
some great working machines. I'll never forget Jim Willing "smoking" his
Polymorphic 8813 during his talk at VCF 4.0! (Fortunately, no one was injured.)
It's also a tremendous opportunity to show off the pride of your collection in
an exhibit -- and I think that this year in particular exhibits are needed.
I've exhibited some IBM portables at the last two VCFs and it's been a lot of
So, see you all there!