Comus Instruments Daisy

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This computer was manufactured and sold by Comus Instruments of Kingston Upon Hull as an analogue sampling device. Internally it used a BBC Master motherboard connected to custom data sampling boards. Little is available online about this computer.

This example in our collection was donated by an ex-Comus employee who mentioned that approximately 200 units were sold in total.

Manufacturer: Comus Instruments
Date: 1984

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Comus Instruments Daisy Manuals:

Item Manufacturer Date
Philips VP415 LaserVision ROM Disc Drive Operating Instructions Philips Unknown
VIEW Guide Acornsoft 1984
Into VIEW An introduction to word processing on the BBC Micro Acornsoft 1984
Siville Documentation Netherhall School 1987
The Design Disc Manual Netherhall School 1988
Acorn - Master 512 - Technical Information and Monitor Documentation Acorn Computers 8 Aug 1989

Magazines RELATED to Comus Instruments Daisy in our Library

Item Manufacturer Date
Personal Computer World - March 1986 Mar 1986
University of Cambridge Computing Service March 1986 Newsletter 124 Mar 1986
The Micro User - March 1986 - Vol 4 No 1 Database Publications Ltd Mar 1986
Practical Computing - April 1986 Apr 1986
The Micro User - October 1986 - Vol 4 No 8 Database Publications Ltd Oct 1986
Acorn User - May 1990 3 Jun 2009

This exhibit has a reference ID of CH50115. Please quote this reference ID in any communication with the Centre for Computing History.


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