10 pounds 4 ounces
Individual transit cases, although the same physical dimension, will have
styrofoam cutouts unique to peripherals.
32 pounds 4 ounces
All LCD visual displays are clear and legible in almost all
16 bit 8086 Microprocessor 1024 bytes of ROM/RAM (total)
80 characters X25 line tinted liquid crystal display; enhanced
Dot Matrix - 150 characters per second;
Size and weight:
The BGU consists of three small lightweight compact
devices that can be carried by the user and can be assembled for use
within a few short moments.
Continuous printing over 1 and 1/2 hours or 200 pages before
recharging; Readily accessible controls.
Double sided 3 1/2 microfloppy disc media, 710 kilobytes
formatted memory capacity; 6 kbytes per sec transfer rate; 497
milliseconds access time.
The portable computer, disc drive, and the printer can be
stored in the transit cases.
Exposed parts are reasonably protected.
(Refer to Transporting the BGU for more details)
Battery life expectancy:
At average use life expectancy of the BGU
batteries is approximately 2 years.
portable computer - 40 minutes - continuous read and
write operation. Disc drive - 5 hours of continuous use, or 12 to 16
hours of intermltent use, or 20 hours of standby operation.
and is moni
approximately 11 hours required to fully recharge the
depending upon use.
the printer can perform a one page self test. The disc
has a power-on self test that lasts from 6 to 11 seconds
tored by a fault light during the test cycle.