Artifact Details

Title

Super ELF microcomputer

Catalog Number

X717.86A

Type

Physical object

Date

1977

Manufacturer

Quest, Inc.

Place Manufactured

U.S.

Identifying Numbers

Model number Super ELF
Other number 95054 Etched beneath keyboard
Other number REV 2.0
Other number T00-526-3-73 Printed on side of keyboard
Serial number 32620

Dimensions

overall: 1 7/8 in x 10 in x 8 in

Description

The ELF II was originally described in a construction article in Popular Electronics magazine published as a four-part series in 1976- 77. It was based on the RCA 1802 mciroprocessor and offered the first wave of microcomputer enthusiasts an inexpensive means of learning about both hardware and software. There are two items: A: CPU B: printer A small B&W photo of the item, as well as some possible purchase receipts, can be located in the Object File. -- 1/24/2003

Category

Digital computer: desktop

Lot Number

X717.86A-B