Tempus M24  (1983 - 1993)
Strand


Tempus M24

First batch-manufactured memory control, 72-120 channels. 
Single numerical keyboard, @ button, THRU button, digital fader wheel, manual/timed cross fades with auto sequence. Display by add-on mono TV or optional VDU. Backup of show data to add-on audio cassette using domestic standard cassette recorder. Multiplexed output.
Launched in April 1983.
More than 1000 sold.
Replaced by the GSX in 1993.

Microprocessor: 68B09 performing fade calculations and main processing (running at 2MHz) and a 6803 handling panel controls and display. Program is contained in 24kb of EPROM and all data in 16kb of battery-maintained CMOS RAM

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Documents

Photo: Tempus M24 Publicity Photo
Photo: Tempus M24 Publicity Photo 
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[956kb  JPEG]
From Frederick Brown Collection
Photo: Tempus M24 System at the factory
Photo: Tempus M24 System at the factory 
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[271kb  JPEG]
From Frederick Brown Collection
Photo: Tempus M24 System at the factory
Photo: Tempus M24 System at the factory 
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[287kb  JPEG]
From Frederick Brown Collection

M24 Spares List (1983)
[378kb PDF]
From Strand Archive

Tempus M24 Brochure (1983)
[3.1Mb PDF]
From Strand Archive

Tempus M24 Datasheet (1983)
24 - 60 channels
[1.65Mb PDF]
From Strand Archive
M24 Effects Power Supply Board
M24 Effects Power Supply Board (February 1983)
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[895kb  JPEG]
From Strand Archive

M24 Launch Statement (April 1983)
[440kb PDF]
From Strand Archive

M24 Brochure (1984)
[2.8Mb PDF]
From Strand Archive

M24 Operator Handbook (1984)
[15.7Mb PDF]
From Strand Archive

M24 Sales Introduction (1984)
[695kb PDF]
From Strand Archive

Tempus M24 Datasheet (1984)
24 - 120 channels
[8.9Mb PDF]
From Strand Archive

M24 Service Policy (1985)
[323kb PDF]
From Strand Archive

Tempus M24 Brochure (October 1985)
[1.19Mb PDF]
From Mervyn Gould Collection

M24 Agents Maintenance (1993)
[10.9Mb PDF]
From Strand Archive

Exhibits in the Backstage Heritage Collection


Journal Entries for Tempus M24 in the Backstage Heritage Collection


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