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Image gallery: Building an Apple-1 replica from sc...
Early computers were designed for functionality, not aesthetics. The Apple-1 did not come with a case; hobbyists instead designed their own, including [[xref:http://apple2history.org/museum/computers_apple1/apple1b.html|carving wooden cases|Apple II History Museum]] or retrofitting briefcases. <br><br>The Replica 1 is similarly utilitarian, so there's a power LED right on the board to indicate the on/off state. Here I'm holding the LED, which has two leads that slide into the appropriate holes, in my left hand; the longer lead is the positive end and is inserted where the + symbol indicates.
Image gallery: Building an Apple-1 replica from scratch