VIC 1001 Serial number 106983
This VIC is owned by Luca Cusani and located in Italy.
It was added to registry on May 29, 2018.
Made in Japan
All the VICs made in Japan had no serial number prefix. Japanese VIC 1001 serial numbers start from 100000.
VIC 1001 label: metallic with gold background and dark brown print.
Early VIC 1001 short case with a single row of ventilation slats on the bottom case. All the rear ports have a bevel. Small Hooks.
Motherboard assembly number (assy)
1001006 with revised heatsink: Almost identical to the 1001006 motherboard, but has two distinct plates for the cartridge guide and heatsink.
VIC 1001 keyboard with katakana characters, adapted from the PET computer keyboard. The font on the keycaps was Microgramma.
NTSC-J - Television standard used in Japanese VICs (VIC IC 6560)