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'Wendell Sander' Apple-1 - number 9 in the Registry

10 pictures published.

Version

1st batch

Handwritten number, stamp, label

01-002 on the back4, stamp "7"
List of all numbers.

Location

USA, CA
Bank safe

Verification

Existence verified. Known to registry caretaker or expert. According to pictures.

Condition

Working

Owner

Wendell Sander

Website(s)

Details of recent restoration / Owner's website. Including information about some peripheral boards, programs, early Apple history and much more.


Description

Mike Willegal has a comprehensive component list for this board detailed in spreadsheet.
The Apple-1 has been modified to become a 32K machine by the owner. A few other parts have failed over the years but Dr. Wendell Sander still have all the original parts that were replaced (including the 4K DRAMs) except for one 2504v (more about this in history section).


History

Dr. Wendell Sander purchased the Apple-1 and Apple Cassette Interface from a Byte Shop at Blossom Hill Road in South San Jose along with the needed transformers and a Decwriter Keyboard in July or early August 1976. He has no longer the keyboard.
Wendell Sander had contact to Steve Jobs and met him in person while demonstrating a Star Trek game. In August 1977 became Apple employee #16. He worked on the Apple ][ and designed the Apple ///.
One chip 2504v was replaced by Steve Jobs in 1976 a few months after Wendell Sander purchased it!
Steve Wozniak signed the Apple-1 and added the most unique dedication every seen on an Apple-1: "To Wendell, a most incredible engineer! Woz. Apple would not have happened without you!" (see pictures). Note by Achim Baqué: I really have to thank Wendell for sharing the amazing pictures and information. Wendell has created some incredible Apple-1 boards, Apple-1 case and an Apple-1 keyboard.


Auctioned

no auction


Components

White ceramic MOS MCS 6502 CPU, plastic AMI S6820 PIA, 8 KB plastic DRAM. Blue capacitors.


Equipment

Original Apple Cassette Interface. Power supply.


State

Very good! Breadboard populated with 3 chips on socket. Some wires on the back. All additional components and wires added by first owner Wendell Sander himself!


Video

Wendell Sander talking about the Apple-1

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Last update

Jun 23, 2019


Change log (since March 20, 2018)

Apr 06, 2018: Number/Sticker/Stamp info. Owner added. Location. Verification status. Additional info. Website(s). State. Equipment. Description. History
Apr 06, 2018: 3 picture(s) added
Oct 17, 2018: History
Oct 18, 2018: Video link(s) added
Nov 14, 2018: 6 picture(s) added
May 16, 2019: Verification status
May 27, 2019: Verification info added
May 27, 2019: Number/Sticker/Stamp info
Jun 13, 2019: History
Jun 13, 2019: Video link(s)
Jun 23, 2019: State


Change log for all Apple-1.


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