This is the project page for my NAZ80 homebrew computer. What’s NAZ80 stand for? well ‘Not another Z80’. This project has been done a hundred times and there is nothing new about it. However, I’ve not done it before, so wanted to put one together.
Why the Z80? Well, like so many (older) people, it holds a special place in my heart. In the ’80s, at the age of about 9 or 10, I took on a newspaper delivery job to save up to but the ZX81. It cost R99 (in South Africa), the same price as the UK. It was a lot of money for a 10 year old, but I did it. I can clearly remember going to the shop to buy the computer – So exciting. I remember being on the lounge floor with the ZX81 plugged into out TV coding away. It was