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Vector Graphic Vector 1+ Computer

Manufacturer Vector Graphic
Model Vector 1+
Date Announced 1977
Date Canceled Unknown
Number Produced Thousands to tens of thousands
Country of Origin USA
Price $850+
Current Value $200+
Processor Intel 8080
Speed 2 Mhz
RAM 1K-64K
ROM 512 byte bootstrap
Storage Built-in 5.25" floppy"
Expansion Full S-100 Bus
Bus S-100
Video Dumb Terminals
I/O Serial plus whatever was added
OS Options CP/M, MP/M, CP/M-86, etc.
Notes Vector Graphic was one of the first computer companies to be run by women. I'm not sure why this is news, but it is.
Related Items in Collection A variety of other S-100 systems including aNorthStar Horizon, CompuPro 8/16 and others.
Related Items Wanted Additional software.

The Vector 1+ in my collection hasn't been thoroughly tested yet. It does appear complete and is in relatively good condition.

Vector Graphic manuals

From a separate source I have a variety of Vector manuals and some software.

Vector Graphic Hardware Manuals

The Vector Hardware Manual covers the 1+ as well as other Vector Graphic systems.

Vector Graphic Boot Disk

The Vector Boot Disk in my collection will hopefully work with the 1+ once it's been tried out.

Vector Graphic Business Software

I've also got some PeachTree business software in Vector format.

(Submitted December 10, 2010 09:58:42 by janet Tyrrell)

I worked there from april 1978 to may 1981. I have some old photos I will look for.

(Submitted April 28, 2009 10:18:27 by (a href=mailto:)Mortar(/a))

)Vector Graphic was one of the first computer )companies to be run by women. I'm not sure why )this is news, but it is.

Perhaps your not as old as I thought you'd be. Back in the 70s--even 80s--it was rather unusual for women to be geeks, much less running a high- tech company.

(Submitted December 12, 2007 05:34:29 by Andrew Lynch)


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