[rescue] The best 'rescue' workstation

Aaron Finley aaronfinley at gmail.com
Sun Apr 24 23:58:10 CDT 2005

> Some places have pretty enlightened "surplus" disposal methods.  Ohio State
> University has an actual store.  When they have only a few systems, they
> #10, or maybe $20 if the box is big.  If they have a lot of 'em, $5.  I
> bought a stack of working, albeit diskless, SPARCclassics for $5 each.

Not here. For example, a Pentium II tower is $300, along with a
for-parts Quadra 950 for $275. I've never seen any unix machines. Only
good find I ever had at surplus was a Tektronix Phaser 850 for $99.

-- Aaron

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