Photos: Hardware Hoarders - Your old computers (PART 3)


Kerry Hoskins c. 1989 Amstrad ALT286

Kerry Hoskins c. 1989 Amstrad ALT286

Here Kerry offers us a closer inspection of his Amstrad ALT286, by comparison to the Acoustic Couplers "a spring chicken, dating to around 1989. This was connected up to a particle sizer to do boffin work." Like the Couplers, it's kept just in case it's needed again...


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We're inviting Computer Weekly readers to send us photos and videos of the oldest IT equipment they've held on to, and to share their excuses for hoarding it.

We had around 70 photos last year!

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Part 2

Part 3

Also, if you've enjoyed this, you might also enjoy our very own

Retro computer games photo gallery.

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