[Coco] CoCo TALK #18 an introduction to OS9
glaw at live.com
Mon Jul 24 22:31:44 EDT 2017
Yes, you're right. I was thinking of the prototype case with the
built-in floppy drive.
On 7/24/2017 1:10:24 PM, "Arthur Flexser" <flexser at fiu.edu> wrote:
>On Mon, Jul 24, 2017 at 8:01 AM, Gregory Law <glaw at live.com> wrote:
>> In some ways I'm glad Radio Shack brought out the more
>> capable Color Computer 3 instead of the Deluxe Color Computer,
>> I think it would have been nice to have a more business-like case
>> the Deluxe Color Computer.
>First I've heard that the aborted Deluxe Color Computer had a case that
>any different than that of the CoCo 3. As I recall, there were several
>tiny pictures of it in RS catalogs that looked no different than a CoCo
>And the keyboard of it was identical to a CoCo 3, and sold for a time
>$4.95 in the stores as a separate item, prior to the CoCo 3's advent.
>Maybe you are confusing it with the prototype case, never produced,
>was pictured in Bill and Boisy's book, with the built-in floppy drive?
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