Microcomputer Peripheral, Atari Megafile 30 External Hard Drive


This device connected to an Atari 520T microcomputer to provide an additional 30 megabytes of storage. It also could (and did) serve as a resting place for the computer monitor. A mark on the underside of the case indicates it was made in Taiwan. On the Atari 520T with which this was used, see 1007.0157.01.

Date Made: 1985

Maker: Atari, Inc.

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: Taiwan: Tainan, Dawan

See more items in: Medicine and Science: Computers


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Credit Line: Stanley Herman

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 2007.0157.04Catalog Number: 2007.0157.04Accession Number: 2007.0157

Object Name: Microcomputer Peripheral

Physical Description: plastic (overall material)metal (overall material)Measurements: overall: 2 3/4 in x 13 1/4 in x 13 1/4 in; 6.985 cm x 33.655 cm x 33.655 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-314a-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1331003

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