Artifact Details

Title

BBC Microcomputer System

Catalog Number

X665.86B

Type

Physical object

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"

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.

Category

Digital computer/personal computer/desktop

Subject

Education; Home computer

Credit

Gift of Acorn Computers, Ltd.

Lot Number

X665.86