From the Commodore USA Facebook page: "This C64C used by a small auto repair shop for balancing driveshafts has been working non-stop for over 25 years! And despite surviving a flood it is still going..."
This reminded me of an article I wrote for Wired in 2000 about people who used old computers.
"Just how much horsepower do you need to read and reply to messages on the Internet?" asks Maurice Randall, a Commodore loyalist and owner of a one-man car-repair shop in Charlotte, Michigan.
(Auto Repair Shop | WA, USA) Auto Repair Shop | WA, USA Categories: Transportation Tags: Auto Repair Shop Auto Repair Shop | WA, USA(I’m the customer, waiting for my truck to be repaired. This is a very honest shop and they do great...
Apple’s Phil Schiller thinks it’s sad that people use 5-year-old computers. Well, Phil, there’s an auto repair shop in Poland that’s going to send you spiraling into a long depression. Why? Because one […]
(Auto Repair | NC, USA) Auto Repair | NC, USA Categories: Transportation Tags: Auto Repair Auto Repair | NC, USA(I used to run an auto repair garage and got calls like this all the time:) Me: “Thank you for calling [My Shop]. How ca...
An auto repair shop in Poland does just fine running some of its operations on a C64C from the '80s, thank you very much.