Design

Classic Games Console

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Anyone of a certain age will know what this is. This is where things really started to get going; Atari were the market leaders and these consoles were becoming more of an everyday household object.
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This ones been hibernating for many years and needs a power adapter, but like the Ingersoll telesports controllers I posted about recently, this is in remarkably good shape for its age. This one is the Atari VCS CX2600 (but not the Sunnyvale model) and probably from the early 1980’s.
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Can you remember having to decide whether you were going to play on the colour TV  in the living room or upstairs on the little black and white portable?

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I couldn’t resist giving it a cleanup too, and oh boy, was it worth it; looks like brand new.

Right, onto eBay for a power lead…

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