[rescue] Closet cleaning IV
mcguire at neurotica.com
Sun Sep 14 23:46:11 CDT 2003
On Sunday, September 14, 2003, at 12:14 PM, Andrew Weiss wrote:
> My 3100 is an M38.
Nice little machine! Very tiny. Heavy for its size though.
> I think 1kW is too much.
VAX 6000 machines typically pull a bit less than that.
> I was using an SGI Crimson for a few months and it pulls 1-1.1kW on
> a 110 V 20A receptacle... (I had it on a standard receptacle by
> putting a new plug on it). I'm really looking for no more than 600W a
> machine and that's stretching things...
You might just be able to get down to 600W in a VAX 6000. Don't give
> NY power is very expensive. For a while we were at 13 cents a kwH.
Time to move.
Dave McGuire "You don't have Vaseline in Canada?"
St. Petersburg, FL -Bill Bradford
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