[rescue] How to move an IBM SP using a minivan..

Bill Bradford mrbill at mrbill.net
Thu Jul 20 12:21:04 CDT 2006

On Wed, Jul 19, 2006 at 10:46:27PM +0100, Rox wrote:
> I have to wonder if any of the people who move hardware this way have 
> ever considered the kinetic energy of 800 pounds of server travelling 
> at 60 mph, and what it would do to the front seat and driver in the 
> event of a frontal collision.

While hauling some IBM PC/RTs from a rescue a number of years ago in my
Firebird, I had to slam on the brakes.  The systems were fine, but the
hand truck that slid forward and beaned me in the back of the head hurt
like a bitch. 8-(


Bill Bradford 
Houston, Texas

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