Crappadore 64

From: Ward Griffiths and/or Lisa Rogers <>
Date: Thu Jul 10 10:56:04 1997

On Fri, 4 Jul 1997, Uncle Roger wrote:
> At 03:19 PM 7/3/97 -0700, you wrote:
> >> That's funny...a computer facelift.
> > Actually, a number of companies offered the same type of thing for the
> >ZX-81/Timex-Sinclair 1000. It was to give the computer a real keyboard
> And the Atari ST -- to put it in a tower case, among other things.

One of the prettiest machines I ever saw was a TRS-80 Color Computer
built into a PC clone portable case, with color tube (not yet common in
PC luggables at the time) along with the multi-pak interface, floppy
controller, etc. It's something I've considered doing myself, but other
priorities keep rearing ugly heads.
Ward Griffiths
"America is at that awkward stage.  It's too late to work within 
the system, but too early to shoot the bastards." --Claire Wolfe
Received on Thu Jul 10 1997 - 10:56:04 BST

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