Artifact Details

Title

BBC Microcomputer System

Catalog Number

X665.86B

Type

Physical object

Date

1981

Manufacturer

Acorn Computers, Ltd.

Place Manufactured

U.K.

Identifying Numbers

Serial number 06B01 100301

Dimensions

3 x 16 1/4 x 13 1/2 in.

Description

602 Second Processor Z80 Second Processor Single DIsk Drive Data Recorder Music 500 Synthasizer Teletext Adapter Model B PCB. Back of object says "Industrial design by Allen Boothroyd, registered design and copyright 1981, patents pending" and "Manufactured to BS 415 by Astec Components LTD"

Category

Digital computer: desktop

Subject

Education; Home computer

Credit

Gift of Acorn Computers, Ltd.

Lot Number

X665.86