dl.harper at btopenworld.com
Mon Dec 4 15:36:37 GMT 2006
Jules Richardson wrote:
>> Congratulations! You have hours of fun ahead of you.
> Hours? Are you implying that Master 512s are prone to going into premature
> meltdown or something? ;-)
Actually I have found mine to be remarkably reliable - it is still working
without fault. (There are other problems, of course, principally to do with
> Seriously though Alex, nice find. To be honest I think that Master 512s
> actually about the rarest Acorn machine in my experience.
According to Robin Burton ("Master 512 Forum", Beebug, Vol.10 No. 1
Acorn produced around 13000 of them. Robin speculates that the majority of
these (he guesses at around 12000) were never used as 512's. Possibly most
of the owners never knew what the machine was.
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