The sound of Robinson
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Award-winning sound artist and composer Matt Parker is at TNMOC recording the sounds of 70 years of computing as part of a new Arts Council funded project, The Imitation Archive. Here is the another soundbyte, this time of the Robinson, the electro-mechanical device that preceded and inspired Colossus.
You can read about the Robinson reconstruction here. The Robinson was named after Heath Robinson, the cartoonist famous for intricate contraptions.