[time-nuts] OT Systron-Donner Basic
eb4apl at cembreros.jazztel.es
Sun Mar 20 17:26:59 EDT 2011
Thank you for the info, but I think it is very much money, more that
double than I paid for the unit, and the shipping charges to Europe
could be really high if the manual is heavy.
Really some used manual suppliers ask a lot for manuals of equipment
whose commercial value is zero.
Anyway, thank you again.
El 20/03/2011 19:14, Greg Broburg wrote:
> Manuals Plus www.manualsplus.com has the operations and
> programming manual MP-57532 for 45.00
> On 3/20/2011 10:41 AM, EB4APL wrote:
>> This is clearly OT, but maybe somebody in this list can give me some
>> Recently I bought an old GPIB controller, a Systron-Donner Busser II
>> model 3522. As my daughter said it looks like technology coming from
>> "Lost", but I want it to learn how to do some basic control of my
>> GPIB instruments before immersing in a more logical solution using a
>> NI card and a PC.
>> For starting, I made simple programs to record OCXO's drift and
>> aging against my Rb and for studying the charge and discharge of
>> This device is a small 6802 based computer that runs a Basic dialect
>> (Systron-Donner Basic v 2.a) and while the unit came without any
>> documentation I was able to reverse engineer its command set and
>> other information.
>> There is only a command that resist all my efforts so far, the
>> command STYLE that seems to be a kind of format facility for the
>> PRINT command. Anybody was exposed in the past to this technology or
>> remember anything about a Basic command named STYLE?
>> I can´t find the right syntax for this command.
>> Thanks in advance.
>> Ignacio, EB4APL
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