Reply to post: Re: If you really want to go off-piste ...

This whopping 16-bit computer processor is being built by hand, transistor by transistor

Frumious Bandersnatch Silver badge

Re: If you really want to go off-piste ...

re: hydraulic computers, there was MONIAC but I'm not sure if it counts as hydraulic (involving water pressure in some useful way) or a computer in the usual sense.

What prompted me to reply, though, was that I just recently came across the idea of a hydraulic ram pump. Sounds like it would make an excellent component in this speculative machine.

Now you've got me thinking about powering stuff with water in Minecraft :(

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