CDC Cyber 960 starts after 8 years

The installation of the cables is completed, now we start troubleshooting.

interconnection cable CDC Cyber 960

Many thanks to Jerry, he sent us a new IOU to CPU cable.

Console CC545 disassembled

Our Cyber CC545 console urgently needed thorough cleaning. The picture tube works at 17500V so we don’t take any risks. The housing has also been repaired.

Variac 400Hz
Variac disassembled

The IOU transformer had contact problems, we disassembled it and cleaned all contacts and surfaces.

CC545 dead start Cyber 960
CC545 edit dead start routine

The CDC Cyber 960 is alive, we can access the IOU, but the dead start fails.

Stay tuned!