[NTLK] Armstice board (was: Unused Messagepad)

Grant Hutchinson grant at splorp.com
Wed Mar 1 17:53:48 EST 2017

On 2017-02-28, at 6:42 PM, Steve White wrote:

> So… that’s my argument that Bunwarmer is a specific term for a device
> that is effectively an external NuBus board with LCD screen. But again,
> I’m happy to eat crow on this, and it’s quite possible Bunwarmer is a
> generic term for rather large Newtons.

The very first description of a "Bun Warmer" was on Alex Muhr's "Newton Secrets Secret Newtons" site:

"The first (lab) model was constructed by using two plasitic layers seperated [sic] by around 3" long bars. On the upper layer was the display, on the lower the motherboard. Because this 'thing' got realy warm, the team called it "bun warmer"



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