[rescue] Want-To-Borrow Macintosh Power Supply
Jonathan C. Patschke
jp at celestrion.net
Wed Jan 1 03:07:37 CST 2003
On Thu, 26 Dec 2002, Al Potter wrote:
> Try running over to Wierd Stuff Warehouse on Matilda (off of 101).
> You can prolly pick up a mac arcas for about $10 from the back room.
>From what I've heard, they closed shop.
However, I picked apart the power supply in the IIfx and found a cold
solder joint on one of the fuses. Works like a charm now! :)
I couldn't get the IIci's supply apart, so I can't tell if it's
suffering the same malady or now. However, it -totally- rocks to have
the IIfx working. That machine is a really nice piece of work, and it's
coming home with me in my suitcase even if I have to get SWMBO to mail
half of my clothes home parcel post.
Mmmm.. System 7.5.3 and Mathematica 2.2--how retro!
"Albert Einstein nailed space-time, but the wild thing had him stumped.
Al, baby, two and two make five-and-a-quarter; that's why people fall
in love." -- Thomas Dolby, "That's Why People Fall in Love"
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