An interesting fact about the 1984 article below is that all of the e.t.s mentioned are Japanese-made, despite the Western branding in some cases. The article goes on to say “All except the SCM models accurately printed out the text from the IBM-PC computer used by the engineers”.
Nakajima came out on top. Still, Brother Industries’ USA executives would have enjoyed reading that report too!
A final reminder to the consumer about a reprint on “Burglar alarms” also caught my attention.
Luckily it hasn’t yet happened, but if am burgled, I’m sure my collection of 30 plus e.t.s have nothing to worry about.
But clearly these machines were once highly sought after …