Artifact Details

Title

Z80 based S-100 Computer System

Catalog Number

X616.85

Type

Physical object

Date

1979 ca.

Manufacturer

Jade Computer Products

Place Manufactured

U.S.

Dimensions

31 x 18 x 23 in.

Description

Object consist of homebrew S-100 bus system with external 5-inch diskette drive.
Homebrew keyboard is a wood box covered with wood-grain self-adhesive paper and is stored separately from main unit. Diskette and keyboard attach via ribbon cables.
Board complement includes: monitor (video) interface, memory board, Z80 processor board, diskette controller board, and serial/keyboard interface board. Disk controller board has extensive user mods visible.

Category

Digital computer: desktop

Credit

Gift of Joel Goldstick

Lot Number

X616.85