Artifact Details

Title

Vydec 1400

Catalog Number

X1457.97

Type

Physical object

Date

1977 ca.

Manufacturer

Vydec

Place Manufactured

U.S.

Identifying Numbers

Model number 1400 Embossed on the front of the object
Model number E-1 Embossed on a plastic plate on the front of the object
Serial number 70144 Embossed on a plastic plate on the front of the object

Dimensions

overall: 42 in x 34 in x 31 in

Description

The object is an office-type computer system. The processor type is unknown. It has a sophisticated front control panel and user interface. This console-style machine is composed of integral 8" floppy disk drives, monitor and keyboard with Formica work surface. The object is on wheels. The prior version of this record indicates that the machine powered up but produced no video.

Category

Digital computer:

Lot Number

X1457.97