CDC Vucom 3

From Terminals
Jump to: navigation, search
CDC Vucom 3
Manufacturer CDC
Model Vucom 3
Introduced November, 1975
Introductory Price $2,600 - $2,800
Baud Rates 110-9600
Character Modes
Resolutions 80x12, 80x24

The CDC Vucom 3 terminal was introduced in November, 1975 at a price of $2,600 to $2,800.[1] The basic unit displays 12 lines of 80 characters, but can be upgraded to 24 lines of 80 characters. The baud rate is switch selectable. A magnetic tape cassette recorder that stored 50,000 characters per cassette was available for local storage. The terminal was manufactured by CDC Canada and was the first terminal offered for sale by CDC Canada.


  1. "Micro-Controlled CRT Has Plug-In Boards", Computerworld, November 5, 1975, pg. 21