Radio Shack Tandy Model 102 Laptop 24k Vintage TRS 80 Thinner Than the Model 100

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  • Item Category: Tools
  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: Oct 07, 2015
  • Channel: Auction House
Radio Shack Tandy Model 102 Laptop 24k Vintage TRS 80 Thinner Than the Model 100 This is a WORKING Radio Shack Tandy TRS 80 Model 102 Portable Computer! And includes ... file transfer software that I wrote which turns your Windows, Mac or Linux computer into a Model 100 disk drive.
When I was in college, I used the M102 to take notes. I saved notes to tape recorders, disk drives and micro-wafer drives. Unfortunately, over time, these drives are failing and disks are slow and incovient. So I wrote software that allows these portables (M100, M102, Nec8201, Nec8300, T200) to load and save files directly to modern computers.
In this auction you get BOTH a fully functional Model 102 AND my transfer software.
To use the transfer software you need an old-style serial cable. Mac OS X users and anyone with a laptop without an old style serial port, just need a USB-to-Serial cable. You will also need a null model adapter. If you need these, I can get them for you (for a little extra).
The Model 102 is thinner and lighter than the Model 100. You get all the cool with less bulk. Impress your friends with 16 hours of battery life from four AA batteries. Or you can use rechargeables for eight hours of continuous use. I have lost the AC adapter, but they are easy to get at ... RadioShack ... or any other store.
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