The Jim Austin Computer Collection

Make: Digital
Model: PDP 12 *
Type: Minicomputer
Release Year: 1970

This machine consists of the main processor (picture) and an ancillary rack containing extra memory, and controllers. Its run from an ASR 33 seen (here) and has a plotter and many other test systems connected (picture). Other pictures: backplane, front panel , inside view. For more details see here

This machine came from Prof. Mortons house in Cambridge on 15th June 2001. It was used for Physiology experiments up to 2000, when Prof.Morton past away. It came with a large number of LINC tapes and almost a complete spare set of parts, manuals, print sets and text equipment that was run using the machine. Thanks go to his daughter and Wife who wanted the machine to be preserved.