|The Tangerine Microtan 65 was first sold in 1979. Unlike other systems
available at the time, it was designed with expandability in mind. Based
on the 6502 processor, the basic system could be expanded from 1k RAM, 1k ROM
and 32x16 text only display to a full blown system with 48k RAM, banked EPROM,
tape and disk interface, hi-resolution graphics, 6 channel sound, and more!
Here, you can find out about the Microtan's history and development, read
magazine articles and documentation and even use a Microtan 65 with a full featured
I'd like to hear from anyone who's owned a Microtan - if that's you,
please send me an e-mail or fill
out the form below.
8th March 2004 - Updated
emulator to include 3 Hi-Res graphics
cards and improved screen update.
June 2000 - Added Microtan Quick Guide.
Upgraded emulator to include serial
port and terminal emulation (download)
May 2000 - Added Microtan World Issue 6,
64k DRAM project and Tansoft Gazette.
16th May 2000 - Added Microtan World
15th May 2000 - Converted documentation into Adobe Acrobat 3.0
format. Added the Space Invasion and Life Gun articles from Computing Today magazine.
13th May 2000 - Added Microtan World Issue
8th May 2000 - Site started! Loads Still to do. The
Computer Museum needs some text, and the Microtan documentation is empty
apart from issues 1&3 of Microtan World magazine.