Acorn BBC Micro Model A

BBC Model A
Launched in 1981 to coincide with a computer literacy drive by the BBC, the Model A was the cheaper of Acorn's two machines at £299. The machine's high cost was compensated for by very impressive expansion possibilities including disc drives, a second processor and network capabilities (Econet).
 
Processor 6502A
Speed (MHz) 2
Ram (KB) 16
Ram expandable to (KB) 32
ROM (KB) 32
Sound 3 channels plus noise
Keyboard type Typewriter-style
Number of keys 74
Dimensions (mm) 409 x 358 x 78
Weight (g) 3700
Interfaces Cassette interface(7 pin DIN)
Composite video output(BNC)
 
The Acorn BBC model A was the successor of the Acorn Atom was originally known called the Acorn Proton. It was a very popular computer in the UK and was widely used in schools, but it didn't have great success elsewhere (even though it did have great features, it was too expensive).
This computer got its name because in 1980, the BBC decided to start a computer literacy television series. The network realized that, with more powerful and increasingly inexpensive microcomputers, it would soon be possible to create them with enough computing power to offer their owners personal hands-on experience with microcomputers at an affordable price.
The BBC considered the NewBrain computer and rejected it. Acorn and Sinclair Research, along with other companies, then submitted designs, and Acorn won. The BBC Micro was then used almost universally in British schools from its birth into the 90's.
 
It was followed in 1982 by the Acorn BBC model B. The Model B had the same features but had 32 KB RAM (expandable to 64K). One of its most popular peripherals was the "Torch" floppy disk unit, a 5.25" floppy disk drive with a Z80 which allowed the BBC to use CP/M software. Acorn also made a cheaper version of the BBC (fewer connectors & video modes) called Acorn Electron.
 
Kindly donated by Chris Whytehead.

Manufacturer: Acorn
Date: 1981



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Acorn BBC Micro Model A Manuals:

Item Manufacturer Date
Acorn - Genlock Modifications to the BBC Microcomputer Acorn Computers Unknown
Acorn BBC Micro Service Manual - Issue 2 (1) Acorn Computer Unknown
BBC Micro User Guide - Provisional Copy (2) British Broadcasting Corporation 1981
BBC Micro User Guide - Provisional Copy (1) British Broadcasting Corporation 1981
BBC Micro User Guide - Provisional Copy (3) Acorn Computer 1981
Microvitec - LCCD (Low Complexity Colour Display) Operating Instructions - Issue 2 Microvitec 18 Jun 1981
MEP - Control Basic Manual Micro-Electronics Education Programme 1982
Acorn BBC Micro Disc System User Guide Acorn 1982
Acorn BBC Micro Service Manual - Issue 2 (2) Acorn Computers Limited Apr 1982
Acorn - The BBC Microcomputer - Disc System User Guide - Temporary Manual Acorn Computer May 1982
Acorn BBC Micro - A Hardware Guide for the BBC Microcomputer Wise Owl 1983
BBC Micro - Teletext System - User Guide (Provisional Issue) Acorn Computer 1983
Acorn - The Econet: A Local Area Network - Data Link Layer and Physical Layer Specifications Acorn Computers 1983
BBC Micro - Teletext System - User Guide Acorn Computer May 1983
Acorn Information Volume 1 July 1983 Jul 1983
CPM/2 2.2 with GSX Graphics Operating System Manual Sep 1983
Acornsoft VIEW Guide Acornsoft 1984
Acornsoft Into VIEW An introduction to word processing on the BBC Micro Acornsoft 1984
Acornsoft VIEWSHEET User Guide Acornsoft 1984
BBC Micro User Guide British Broadcasting Corporation 1984
File Plan Feb 1984
Accountant Feb 1984
Memo Plan Feb 1984
Graph Plan Feb 1984
Nucleus System Generator Feb 1984
Acorn BBC Microcomputer Service Manual - Issue 4 Acorn Computer Jul 1984
SJ Research - Manual Excerpt on Econet Programming SJ Research 11 Feb 1985
Music 5000 Synthesiser User Guide Hybrid Technology 1986
AMPLE Nucleus Programmer Guide Hybrid Technology 1987

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BBC-Z88 Link Watford Electronics Unknown
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Super Pro Zip Stik for BBC Computer Sonmax Ltd Unknown
General Purpose Interface System 3D Digital Design and Development Ltd. Unknown
Akhter USD Bridge Dual Drive Akhter Unknown
Aries-B488 Interface for BBC Micro Aries Unknown
Watford Electronics 13 ROM Board Watford Electronics Unknown
Beaver Control Kit Unilab Limited Unknown
Torch Z80 Disc Pack Torch Unknown
Technomatic Winchester Disc Technomatic Unknown
Electroplan IEEE488 Interface Electroplan Unknown
Beaver Sensing Kit Unilab Limited Unknown
Multiprom EPROM Programmer Unknown
Voltmace Delta 14/B Handset System Voltmace Unknown
Acorn BBC Micro 5.25" Disk Drive Acorn Computers Unknown
Prism Modem 1000 Prism Unknown
HCR Sideways RAM Board HCR Electronics Unknown
The Micro User Dust Cover Unknown
Acorn ANH01 BBC Micro Joysticks Acorn Computers Unknown
Acorn Large 32016 2nd Processor Acorn Computers Ltd Unknown
BBC Micro Dust Cover Unknown
Hybrid Music 6000 Sensor Hybrid Unknown
Beebug Archimedes Serial Link Beebug Unknown
Micro Pulse ROM Box Northern Computers Unknown
Watford Electronics Disk Sharer Watford Electronics Unknown
The Micro User Dust Cover Unknown
Feedback CNC932 Three Axis Machine Tool Feedback Unknown
Feedback CNC932 Control Unit with BBC Micro Interface Feedback Unknown
UVIPROM EPROM Programmer Ground Control Unknown
Cumana Floppy Disc Interface Cumana Unknown
Computek Trackball Computek Unknown
Peartree - MR3000 Mini ROM Board Peartree Computers Unknown
Technomatic Time-Warp Real-Time Clock/Calendar Technomatic Unknown
Acorn Second Processor prototype PCB Acorn Unknown
BBC Micro ROM Paging System Watford Electronics Unknown
Viglen Master Cartridge System for BBC Master Viglen Unknown
Permanent Memory Systems 64K Non-volatile RAM Module Permanent Memory Systems Unknown
Data Harvest Education Sense & Control Data Harvest Education Unknown
Acorn Filestore E01S Acorn Unknown
Acorn Filestore E40S Acorn Unknown
Torch Light Pen Torch Computers PLC Unknown
Acorn ARM Evaluation System Acorn Computers Limited Unknown
Acorn IEEE 488 Interface Acorn Unknown
Acorn ANE02 Prestel Adapter Acorn Computers Ltd Unknown
Acorn Z80 Second Processor Acorn Unknown
Addonic Electronics Light Pen Addonics Electronics Ltd Unknown
Acorn Computer ROM Emulator Acorn Computers Ltd Unknown
Cumana 68008 Issue A Pre-Production Second Processor Cumana Unknown
Cumana 68008 Issue 1 Second Processor Cumana Unknown
Kempston BBC Pro Joystick Kempston Electronics Ltd Unknown
Acorn Data Recorder ALF03 Acorn Computers Ltd Unknown
Cumana's Disk Drive for the BBC microcomputer Cumana Unknown
Watford Electronics 3.5" Single Disk Drive Watford Electronics Unknown
Opus 3" Disk Drive for the BBC Micro Opus Unknown
Opus Challenger 3 Opus Unknown
NEC jubilee/Economatics Computer Interface Economatics Unknown
RAMROM15 - Sideways RAM Expansion Unit GCC (Cambridge) Ltd Unknown
Spectravideo Quick Shot Deluxe Spectravideo Unknown
Care Electronics PSU Care Electronics Unknown
Watford Electronics 3.5" Disk Drive Watford Electronics Unknown
RAMAMP Computers Sideways RAM/ROM Board RAMAMP Unknown
Home-made Learning Keyboard Unknown
Watford Electronics Solderless Sideways ROM Socket Board Watford Electronics Unknown
Acorn Econet Test Box Acorn Computers Ltd Unknown
BBC Micro MMC Interface Unknown
Viglen BBC Micro Keyboard Viglen Unknown
Dual Power Supply for BBC Micro Disc Drives Unknown
Wild Vision BBC Micro Chromalock Wild Vision Unknown
Microwriter Quinkey Microwriter Unknown
Solidisk SWR256 Solidisk Unknown
RetroClinic KIT/DCI - DataCentre Internal Upgrade RetroClinic Unknown
Sam Coupe Communications Interface MGT Unknown
Acorn 6502 Second Processor Acorn Unknown
Integra-B Expansion Board Computech Unknown
Watford Electronics Le Modem Watford Electronics Unknown
VEL Beeb-Lock BL.2K Video Electronics ltd Unknown
ATPL Break-Lock ATPL Unknown
Solidisk Two Meg/128 Upgrade Board Solidisk Unknown
Cumana Graphic Tablet Cumana Unknown
Solidisk EPROM Programmer Solidisk Unknown
Viglen Sideways ROM Cartridge System Viglen Unknown
UTA-3 Universal Teletext Adapter Unknown
Special Access Systems Keyguard Special Access Systems Ltd Unknown
Altai Joystick Splitter Lead Altai Unknown
Permanent Memory Systems 6502 Second Processor Permanent Memory Systems Unknown
National Micro Centres Hi-Fi Adapter National Micro Centres Unknown
BeebOPL Kit (Assembled) Robert Lazarus Unknown
Opus Disc System 5400 Opus Unknown
TMS6100 Speech Emulator Upgrade Unknown
SJ Research Econet Bridge SJ Research Unknown
Magic Modem Unknown
ANF01 Monochrome Monitor Novex Unknown
Terrell Electronics Printer Switch Box Terrell Electronics Unknown
Adder EPROM Programmer Watford Electronics Unknown
Home-made BBC Micro Z80 Second Processor Home-made Unknown
BBC Interface DCP Bus Expansion DCP Microdevelopments 1980
Interbeeb DCP Bus Expansion DCP Microdevelopments 1980
Cumana Twin 5.25" Disk Drive Unit Cumana 1982
Acorn LVL P.L. Digitiser system LVL 1982
SyMBfile Hard Disk for Apple II Symbiotic 1982
Acorn Data Recorder ANF03 Acorn Computers Ltd 1982
Tandata TD1100 Prestel System Tandata 1983
ATPL Sidewise - Sideways ROM/RAM Board ATPL 1983
Acorn Econet Hardware Upgrade Kit Acorn 1983
Aries B20 Cambridge Computer Consultants Ltd 1983
The Robin Pen The Educational Software Company 1983
Acorn BBC Micro Speech System Acorn Computers 1983
Tandata TM100 Prestel System Tandata 1983
Tandata TD1400 Prestel System Tandata 1983
Acorn 6502 Issue F Second Processor Acorn Computers 1983
BBC Buggy Acorn 1983
Sound to Light Converter 1983
The Micro User Light Pen The Micro User 1983
RH Electronics Light Pen RH Electronics 1983
BBC Micro prototype PCB Acorn 1983
Beeb Video Digitiser Watford Electronics 1983
Nine Tiles BBC Interface Board Nine Tiles 1983
Acorn Econet Hardware Upgrade Kit Acorn 1983
Unilab Microcomputer Interface Unilab 1 May 1983
Watford Electronics DDFS Mk I Watford Electronics Jun 1983
Acorn BBC Winchester Disc 110 Acorn Computers Ltd 1984
Grafpad British Micro 1984
Voltmace Analogue Digital User Port Interface Voltmace 1984
ATPL Eprom Programmer with Auto-Run ATPL 1984
Acorn BBC Winchester Disc 120 Acorn Computers Ltd 1984
Acorn Music 500 Synthesizer Hybrid Technology 1984
Vela Mk 2 Data Logging Unit Educational Electronics 1984
Watford Electronics 32K RAM Extension Board Watford Electronics 1984
Aries B12 Cambridge Computer Consultants Ltd 1984
BEEB Speech Synthesizer Watford Electronics 1984
Microterminals Concept A3-256 tablet keyboard Microterminals 1984
Cheetah Sweet Talker - Speech Synthesis Module 1984
Romex 13 GCC (Cambridge) 1984
Phloopy Drive Phi Mag Systems Ltd 1984
Acorn Econet Bridge Acorn 1984
Concept A4-128 tablet keyboard Concept Keyboard 1984
Econet System Kit Acorn Computers 1984
Watford Electronics Sideways ZIF Watford Electronics 1984
Watford Electronics 30MB Winchester Hard Drive Watford Electrtonics 1984
Prism Networking Interface - Acoustic Modem Prism 1984
Micro-Robotics Snap Camera EV1 Micro-Robotics 1984
Solidisk Sideways 128K RAM Board Solidisk Technology 1984
Star Microterminals Concept A4-128 tablet keyboard Microterminals 1984
Electraid Expanded keyboard Electraid 1984
Computer Village CVX-16 Memory Expansion Board Iss 2 Computer Village Feb 1984
VEL Video Mixer for the BBC Micro Beeb-Lock VEL 1985
BBC AMX Mouse AMX 1985
BBC AMX Mouse AMX 1985
Aries B32 RAM Board Watford Electronics 1985
Trekker Robot Vehicle from Clwyd Technics Clwyd Technics 1985
CTL Model 423 EPROM Programmer CTL 1985
Cambridge 32016 Co-Processor Acorn Computers Limited 1985
BBC AMX Mouse 1985
Slomo BBC Micro Speed Controller Nidd Valley Products Ltd. 1985
Cumana 68008 Issue 2 Second Processor Cumana 1985
Watford Electronics 12 ROM/RAM Board Watford Electronics 1985
Midwich Double Disk Drive Midwich 1985
Opus Disk Upgrade for the BBC Model B Opus Supplied Ltd 1985
Watford Electronics 64K RAM-ROM Board Watford Electronics 1985
Technomatic TCS26 Printer Switch Technomatic 1985
Minor Miracles BBC Light Pen Miracle Technology Ltd 1985
The "Barry-Box" Sound Processor BML Electronics 1985
Solidisk DFDC Solidisk Technology 1985
Technomatic Eprommer II EPROM Programmer Technomatic Nov 1985
Nidd Valley DigiMouse Nidd Valley Products Ltd 1986
BBC Micro Red Box Human-Computer Interface Ltd 1986
Solidisk Fourmeg BBC Micro Expansion Card Solidisk Technology 1986
ATPL Sidewise+ ROM Expansion ATPL 1986
Watford Electronics Co Pro Adaptor Watford Electronics 1986
Mertec Companion Mertec 1986
Slogger Electron Expansion 2.0 Slogger 1987
Watford Electronics Quest Mouse Watford Electronics 1987
Acorn Cambridge Co-Processor (32016) Acorn Computers Limited Mar 1987
Acorn Hybrid Music 4000 Keyboard Acorn Oct 1987
Peartree Computers - Music 87 Synthesizer (M500) Acorn Computers Ltd / Peartree Computers Dec 1987
Active Book Prototype Circuit Boards Active Book 1988
Cambridge Z88 BBC Link Cambridge 1988
Active Book Prototype Rev 0.1 Active Book 1988
Philip Harris Easy Memory Unit 1988
Active Book Eprom Test Board Active Book 1988
BBC Advanced Teletext Receiver Acorn 1988
Expansion Board Kit Musbury Consultants Oct 1988
Acorn AKA10 with AKA15 MIDI upgrade Acorn 1989
Acorn AKA12 MIDI podule Acorn 1 Jan 1989
Concept Keyboard : Universal 2010 Concept 1990
Concept Informatrix Keyboard Concept 1990
Concept A3-128 Keyboard Concept 1990
Watford Electronics A3000 BBC User I/O Watford Electronics 1991
Telephone Tutor Bath Institute of Medical Engineering 1991
Oak Solutions A3000 Internal Expansion Option C Oak Solutions 1 Jan 1991
Oak Solutions A3000 Internal Expansion Option B Oak Solutions 1 Jan 1991
Watford Electronics A3000 IDE Hard Disc Watford Electronics 1992
SJ Research Econet Starter Pack SJ Research 1 Jan 1992
Sprow ARM7 Second Proccessor (Internal) Sprow 29 Dec 2005
RetroClinic Data Centre - Internal Kit RetroClinic 2009
RetroClinic External Compact Flash Unit RetroClinic 15 Sep 2009
Kortink ReCo6502 Kortink 2010

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Item Manufacturer Date
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REM 80 - Volume 6, Issue 3 The North West TRS-80 USers Group Unknown
Beebug Newsletter - Volume 4, Number 8 - January / February 1986 Beebug Unknown
Your Computer - January 1982 Jan 1982
Practical Computing - January 1982 Jan 1982
Beebug Newsletter - Volume 1, Number 1 - April 1982 - First Edition Beebug Apr 1982
Laserbug - Issue 1 - April 1982 Laserbug Apr 1982
Your Computer - May 1982 May 1982
Beebug Newsletter - Volume 1, Number 2 - May 1982 Beebug May 1982
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Personal Computer World - July 1982 Jul 1982
Beebug Newsletter - Volume 1, Number 5 - September 1982 Beebug Sep 1982
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Practical Computing - October 1982 Oct 1982
Beebug Newsletter - Volume 1, Number 7 - November 1982 Beebug Nov 1982
Practical Computing - November 1982 Nov 1982
Personal Computer World - November 1982 Nov 1982
Beebug Newsletter - Volume 1, Number 8 - December 1982 /January 1983 Beebug Dec 1982
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Practical Computing - February 1983 Feb 1983
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BBC Micro User - March 1983 - FIRST EDITION Database Publications Ltd Mar 1983
BBC Micro User - April 1983 - Vol 1 No 2 Database Publications Ltd Apr 1983
Personal Computer World - April 1983 Apr 1983
BBC Micro User - May 1983 - Vol 1 No 3 Database Publications Ltd May 1983
The Micro User - June 1983 - Vol 1 No 4 Database Publications Ltd Jun 1983
The Micro User - July 1983 - Vol 1 No 5 Database Publications Ltd Jul 1983
Personal Computer World - August 1983 Aug 1983
The Micro User - August 1983 - Vol 1 No 6 Database Publications Ltd Aug 1983
Practical Computing - September 1983 Sep 1983
The Micro User - September 1983 - Vol 1 No 7 Database Publications Ltd Sep 1983
The Micro User - October 1983 - Vol 1 No 8 Database Publications Ltd Oct 1983
The Micro User - November 1983 - Vol 1 No 9 Database Publications Ltd Nov 1983
The Micro User - December 1983 - Vol 1 No 10 Database Publications Ltd Dec 1983
The Micro User - January 1984 - Vol 1 No 11 Database Publications Ltd Jan 1984
Personal Computer World - February 1984 Feb 1984
The Micro User - February 1984 - Vol 1 No 12 Database Publications Ltd Feb 1984
The Micro User - March 1984 - Vol 2 No 1 Database Publications Ltd Mar 1984
The Micro User - April 1984 - Vol 2 No 2 Database Publications Ltd Apr 1984
The Micro User - May 1984 - Vol 2 No 3 Database Publications Ltd May 1984
The Micro User - June 1984 - Vol 2 No 4 Database Publications Ltd Jun 1984
The Micro User - July 1984 - Vol 2 No 5 Database Publications Ltd Jul 1984
Practical Computing - July 1984 Jul 1984
The Micro User - August 1984 - Vol 2 No 6 Database Publications Ltd Aug 1984
The Micro User - September 1984 - Vol 2 No 7 Database Publications Ltd Sep 1984
Personal Computing Today - October 1984 1 Sep 1984
The Micro User - October 1984 - Vol 2 No 8 Database Publications Ltd Oct 1984
The Micro User - November 1984 - Vol 2 No 9 Database Publications Ltd Nov 1984
The Micro User - December 1984 - Vol 2 No 10 Database Publications Ltd Dec 1984
The Micro User - January 1985 - Vol 2 No 11 Database Publications Ltd Jan 1985
The Micro User - February 1985 - Vol 2 No 12 Database Publications Ltd Feb 1985
The Micro User - March 1985 - Vol 3 No 1 Database Publications Ltd Mar 1985
The Micro User - April 1985 - Vol 3 No 2 Database Publications Ltd Apr 1985
The Micro User - June 1985 - Vol 3 No 4 Database Publications Ltd Jun 1985
The Micro User - July 1985 - Vol 3 No 5 Database Publications Ltd Jul 1985
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Acorn User - September 1985 Sep 1985
Personal Computer World - November 1985 1 Nov 1985
The Micro User - December 1985 - Vol 3 No 10 The Micro User Dec 1985
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The Micro User - January 1986 - Vol 3 No 11 Database Publications Ltd Jan 1986
Acorn User - February 1986 Feb 1986
Personal Computer World - February 1986 Feb 1986
The Micro User - February 1986 - Vol 3 No 12 Database Publications Ltd Feb 1986
Acorn User - March 1986 Mar 1986
A & B Computing - March 1986 Argus Mar 1986
Acorn User - April 1986 Apr 1986
The Micro User - April 1986 - Vol 4 No 2 Database Publications Ltd Apr 1986
The Micro User - May 1986 - Vol 4 No 3 Database Publications Ltd May 1986
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Personal Computer World - June 1986 1 Jun 1986
The Micro User - July 1986 - Vol 4 No 5 Database Publications Ltd Jul 1986
ULCC News July 1986 Newsletter 201 Jul 1986
Acorn User - August 1986 Aug 1986
Acorn User - September 1986 Sep 1986
The Micro User - December 1986 - Vol 4 No 10 The Micro User Dec 1986
The Micro User - February 1987 - Vol 4 No 12 Database Publications Ltd Feb 1987
The Micro User - April 1987 - Vol 5 No 2 Database Publications Ltd Apr 1987
A&B Magazine - April 1987 Argus Apr 1987
The Micro User - May 1987 - Vol 5 No 3 Database Publications Ltd May 1987
The Micro User - June 1987 - Vol 5 No 4 Database Publications Ltd Jun 1987
A&B Magazine - June 1987 Argus Jun 1987
The Micro User - July 1987 - Vol 5 No 5 Database Publications Ltd Jul 1987
A&B Magazine - July 1987 Argus Jul 1987
A&B Magazine - September 1987 Argus Sep 1987
Archive - Vol 1, No 1 - October 1987 Norwich Computer Services Oct 1987
A&B Magazine - October 1987 Argus Oct 1987
The Micro User - November 1987 - Vol 5 No 9 Database Publications Ltd Nov 1987
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The Micro User - March 1988 - Vol 6 No 1 Database Publications Ltd Mar 1988
The Micro User - September 1988 - Vol 6 No 7 Database Publications Ltd Sep 1988
Personal Computer World - March 1989 1 Mar 1989
The Micro User - April 1989 - Vol 7 No 2 Database Publications Ltd Apr 1989
Acorn - Healthcare News 5 - September 1989 Acorn Computers Limited Sep 1989
Acorn - Education News 6 - June 1989 Acorn Computers Limited Sep 1989
The Micro User - January 1990 - Vol 7 No 11 Database Publications Ltd Jan 1990
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Acorn User - March 1988 25 Mar 2009
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Acorn User - September 1988 27 May 2009
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Acorn User - March 1989 27 May 2009
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Acorn User - December 1989 3 Jun 2009
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Acorn Communicator Acorn 1986
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