[rescue] Vax on ebay
mcguire at neurotica.com
Tue Mar 23 12:38:37 CST 2004
On Mar 23, 2004, at 1:34 PM, Sheldon T. Hall wrote:
>> A friend of mine is working on grabbing that machine. Regardless
>> who gets it, this likely won't become a fridge anytime soon...it's one
>> of the latest VAX models (only a few years old) and resellers are
>> paying big bucks for them.
> For $DIETY's sake, don't let my wife see the description on that
> machine, or
> I'll have to change my .sig to "This well-preserved specimen would be
> suitable in both functional settings as well as gallery or museum space
> housing historical relics and antiquities."
Heh. ;) I'd forgotten about that part of the description. I guess
they didn't see the "1998" stickers all over the chassis. The /705a is
one of the last VAXen made. I have underwear older than that machine.
Dave McGuire "PC users only know two 'solutions'...
Cape Coral, FL reboot and upgrade." -Jonathan Patschke
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