Transam Advert - February 1982
From Personal Computer World
"The model of good business: Tuscan - the all-British microcomputer"
Perhaps the chosen name in the context of "all British" was meant to be ironic. This machine (probably a Z-80 CPU, judging by its CP/M credentials), which had been launched the year before, maintains its "Commodore PET on steroids" case design, whilst also making a thing of being based on the (1976-vintage) S-100 bus, presumably as at the time there would have been a lot of manufacturing control systems using this architecture. The entry-level price was £2,125, or about £10,000 in 2011 prices. Stick a 5Mb Winchester on and it was £3,625 (a cool £16,000 in 2011)
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