The Apple-1 Registry

List of all original Apple-1. If you are a first time visitor and not familiar with iconic Apple-1 computers, please read all the information first.

Go to previous entry #43   -   Go to next entry #45

'Elmer Baum 1' Apple-1 - number 44 in the Registry

4 pictures published.

Version

2nd batch NTI

Handwritten number, stamp, label

Label "4062", no number on the back

Location

USA, California

Verification

Existence verified. Known to registry caretaker or expert.

Condition

Working

Website(s)

Article


Description

From the owner: "I just went through old email; I got my PROM from Cameron Cooper, and Wendell programmed them. I used to have the BW monitor that Steve Jobs modified to have a video input (basically he soldered a couple of wires onto the TV PC board, drilled a hole in the case, and mounted a connector) but that is long gone as well".
Renamed from "Ex Employee 1" to "Elmer Baum 1" (he owned more than one).


History

First owner was Elmer Baum. He gave 1976 the two Steve's money to built the first Apple-1. Maybe there would be no Apple without him.
NTI board pulled from pile of unpopulated and untested Apple-1s.
Brought up to operating condition and installed in new enclosure.
It was on exhibition at Vintage Computer Festival West 2019 at the Computer History Museum in Mountain View. Achim Baqué verified it and made pictures.Owner is known to Apple-1 Registry curator Achim Baqué.


Auctioned

no auction


Components

Plastic Synertek SY6502 CPU (8249), plastic Motorola MC6820L PIA (7703), 8 KB plastic DRAM Mostek MK4027N-4.


Equipment

Original box. Original Apple Cassette Interface. Power supply from 1975.


State

PROMs not original. Breadboard signed by Woz. It was probably an unpopulated mainboard. Mounted on wooden panel.


Video

Video (It is the Apple-1 upper right)
Youtube video

Before you click on video links make sure you have read and accepted the disclaimer about Youtube links according to the European Data Protection Law (2016/679).


Last update

Aug 10, 2019


Change log (since March 20, 2018)

Mar 09, 2019: Verification status added. Equipment added
May 27, 2019: Number/Sticker/Stamp info
Jun 23, 2019: Location. Website(s) added. Video link(s) added. Equipment. Description added
Jun 23, 2019: Name. History
Jun 25, 2019: Website(s). Video link(s)
Jun 26, 2019: 1 picture(s) added
Jun 26, 2019: Components. State added. Equipment
Aug 09, 2019: Verification status. History
Aug 09, 2019: 3 picture(s) added
Aug 09, 2019: Components (shortlist). Components. State


Change log for all Apple-1.


We appreciate your help:
Please spread the word about the Apple‑1 Registry by adding a link to your social media account and/or website. Contact us, if you have new information about any Apple‑1 or Apple‑1 (parts) for sale.

You can link to the Apple-1 Registry. Any form of reprint or reproduction (including excerpts) only with written permission of the Apple-1 Registry. Here you find press releases and images free to use under CC BY-SA 4.0.

Contact the Apple-1 Registry.
Home   Terms & Conditions   Privacy   Contact