Commodore Dot Matrix Printer, Model 1526

Commodore Dot Matrix Printer, Model 1526

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Description
This peripheral for a VIC-20 microcomputer was manufactured by Commodore.as the model 1526, this example being serial number 1047394. The object consists of a printer, a serial cable, a power cable, a user's manual, a printer ribbon cartridge (installed) and a wire paper holder. The printer is in a buff plastic housing with a transparent, smoked plastic noise and dust cover. There is a knob on the left to turn the platen. All are contained in the original box.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Printer
maker
Commodore Business Machines, Inc.
Physical Description
plastic (overall material)
metal (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 5 1/2 in x 16 1/2 in x 12 1/2 in; 13.97 cm x 41.91 cm x 31.75 cm
ID Number
1987.0249.04
accession number
1987.0249
catalog number
1987.0249.04
Credit Line
Gift of Jeffrey T. Vogel
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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