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Watford Electronics GS4500 Hand Scanner with Interface

This Watford Electronics handheld scanner is a rebranded Genius GeniScan GS4500, and connects to a Watford Electronics scanner interface.

This scanner interface is housed in a metal casing, and is compatible with the Acorn A3000. It also has an external power supply socket fitted.

Date : 1990

Manufacturer : Watford Electronics

Format : Handheld

This exhibit has a reference ID of CH42285. Please quote this reference ID in any communication with the Centre for Computing History.

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