The Jim Austin Computer Collection
This is a home build machine from a kit by Hewart, in the UK. The machine was donated by Peter Appleyard who built the machine. The machine is probably quite rare, please send any information if you have one. There is a complete set of manuals and software for the system.
Bought - 8th July 1980 for £437.
The following are scans of the documentation;
The system consists of:
Hewart 6800 S microcomputer designed 1979
Hewart 6800 software on cassette tape
Peter Appleyard 6800 software on cassette tape
Omega cassette recorder model 8001
Bush portable television model BM6714A S/No 76718
Documentation in ring binders:
Design and circuit diagrams (all on CD)
6800 programming manual etc
IC data – PIA, UART, EPROM, real time clock, programmable timer etc
CSS Basic, Disc Basic with floppy discs
Assembler, Co-res assembler and Disassembler
Monitors 1, 2, Mikbug and Smithbug, and Flex operating system with disc
The following show the inside of the machine, which is relatively complex for a home made system.
This shows the main processor card at the bottom of the case.
The rear connectors.
The Unit with the main case removed.
Top view of main processor card.