[rescue] Anyone interested in a Sun E3000?

Doug Simmons dsimmons at lib.siu.edu
Wed Nov 29 10:16:52 CST 2006

<googling v890>

Holy crap.

Nice box!

This reminds me of something. Am I the only one who has wished multiple
times for a wall poster of Sun boxes? You know, something like the
target identification silhouette wall posters they make for military

<mentally estimating time needed to gather images of every type of Sun
box from the web and photoshopping them into a poster>

Doug Simmons

-----Original Message-----
From: rescue-bounces at sunhelp.org [mailto:rescue-bounces at sunhelp.org] On
Behalf Of William Enestvedt
Sent: Wednesday, November 29, 2006 9:46 AM
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Subject: Re: [rescue] Anyone interested in a Sun E3000?

Doug wrote;
> I had to measure [the E3000] because it's not actually in a rack,
> but no, it isn't on wheels, either.

   Installing the E3x00s is cool: they arrive on a tiny pallet, with
these two foam ramps faced in masonite (or whatever) that the CPU rides
down to the floor.

   'Course, then you have to hoist the thing up into the rack...but
those little ramps sure are cute, and the pallet is a dandy size for the

   (And I also have V890s in racks. Don't ask.)

- Will
Will Enestvedt
UNIX System Administrator
Providence, RI
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