I got an e-mail from someone indicating that they had a PDP-8/i that they'd like to get rid of. An 8i is pretty cool because of all of the flip-chip modules that are in it. So I decided to take the plunge and grab another 8 for the collection.
I just picked it up and haven't done anything with it yet (other than take some pictures).
Here's the front panel.
Here's the backplane with gobs of flip-chip modules.
I spent some time going through the modules that are in the
backplane and comparing them with what the various internal options are
on an 8/I, here is a list of the options that are currently installed: