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The Computer Programme - Series 1
Episode 3 - Talking to a Machine

Aired - 25 January 1982

Episode summary:

Ian shows us what fairground musical machines have in common with "modern" day computers - punched cards of course! Chris almost shoots Ian with a rifle - pity that! Gill brings some sense of normality to proceedings by showing why computers are important in manufacturing by demonstrating CNC lathes. Ian and Chris finish this programme by programming a computer to shows basic control of a computer arm.

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