[rescue] ultra purchases

Dave McGuire mcguire at neurotica.com
Wed Apr 2 03:11:13 CST 2003

On Tuesday, April 1, 2003, at 10:40 PM, Stephen Sandau wrote:
> Thanks for all the advice on Ultras. I ended up with two boxes from
> eBay:
> a U2 with 2x200MHz, 1x4G drives and 256M for $116 + $40 shipping
> and a U1 with 167MHz, 2x2G drives and 512M for $56 + $25 shipping.
> The deals were good enough that I bought two instead of the one I set
> out to get.

   Congrats!  Two very nice deals on two very nice machines.

> The memory in these is SS10/20 memory and they use SCA drives?

   They use SCA drives.  Strictly speaking, SS10 memory is 70ns and SS20 
(and above) memory is 60ns, but in practice it is generally 

> Looking forward to getting ahold of these early next week...

   Best of luck with your new machines.  You're gonna love 'em!


Dave McGuire             "I've grown hair again, just
St. Petersburg, FL           for the occasion."       -Doc Shipley

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