[rescue] New subscriber...

Dave McGuire mcguire at neurotica.com
Sat Mar 13 13:10:00 CST 2004

On Mar 13, 2004, at 1:51 PM, Joshua Boyd wrote:
>>>> For real fun find an Ultra 1 or (better yet) an Ultra 2.
>>> I find my SS20 just as fun as my U1.
>>> It might not be quite as practical, but it is certainly equal in the
>>> fun
>>> department.
>>   They're pretty darn practical.  I've still got one running in
>> production here, and it's generating a healthy amount of cash.
> Yes, but they aren't as practical to spend money on as a new machine
> would be (with the exception of disks).  If your going to spend money 
> on
> one great!  Just do it knowing that you are doing it for fun or
> nostalgia, not because it is the best way to spend money on machine
> (unless you happen to have really annoying rules about certified
> hardware and a company that refuses to or can't recertify an 
> application
> for something newer).

   Well you make an excellent point of course...but SS20s are now to the 
point where they are free, or very nearly so.


Dave McGuire          "PC users only know two 'solutions'...
Cape Coral, FL          reboot and upgrade."    -Jonathan Patschke

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