Font for DEC indicator panels

David Bridgham dab at
Mon Nov 12 16:14:29 CST 2018

On 11/12/18 5:04 PM, Paul Koning wrote:

> The name of the font translates to "Bold Extended".  DIN 1451 is a family of fonts, see Wikipedia.  You're looking at one of the members of the family, the bold wide one.  It's not all that bold, judging by the pictures; if you need something bolder still you may be out of luck.

I hadn't meant to send that message to the list, sorry, but since I did,
here it is with Alte Haas Grotesk.

> That also suggests that the DEC font isn't this one.  Could it simply be Helvetica?

Entirely possible.  Found this one that might look even more authentic.  :-)

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