[rescue] RI/Mass. scappers?
Rodito Buan II
rodito at acdlabs.com
Fri Jan 24 15:52:14 CST 2003
Anyone know someone that scarp stuff in Toronto Canada? I've been
looking for the longest time and could not find any cheap places. :-(
From: rescue-bounces at sunhelp.org [mailto:rescue-bounces at sunhelp.org] On
Behalf Of Brian
Sent: Friday, January 24, 2003 2:37 PM
To: The Rescue List
Subject: RE: [rescue] RI/Mass. scappers?
Silicon Valley is famous for places like that, I used to love to go to
Weird Stuff, and other places like that when I lived there.
On Fri, 24 Jan 2003, James wrote:
> At 12:20 PM 1/24/2003 -0500, you wrote:
> > > Eli Heffrons, Hampshire Street Cambridge...[at] www.eli.com
> > >
> > Yikes: $500 for a Sparc 5? A little rich for my blood -- or do
> >they also have other, more reasonable stuff? -wde
> >Will Enestvedt
> >UNIX System Administrator
> >Johnson & Wales University -- Providence, RI
> >rescue list - http://www.sunhelp.org/mailman/listinfo/rescue
> I found their storefront junk to be better priced, but haggling is
> needed sometimes. Sometimes I find outrageous bargains (like a
> specialized microfiche camera that I bought for $50 and sold for $2k)
> and sometimes I think they are on drugs. I think that pricelist is for
> companies that need something perfect and with a warrantee. On the
> other hand I haven't been there in 2 years.
> I'm not sure what they are trying to achieve, a museum or a place for
> companies to find parts for systems that the manufacturer no longer
> supports. Some of their stuff seems to have no value to me. Of course
> there are lots of PDP11/??? out there needing help.
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