[rescue] Happiness is:

Curtis H. Wilbar Jr. rescue at hawkmountain.net
Tue Apr 1 08:07:19 CDT 2008

Michael-John Turner wrote:
> On Mon, Mar 31, 2008 at 10:24:34AM -0500, Timothy Baldridge wrote:
>> On the flip side, totally crushing depression is seeing any type of
>> SGI equipment not being loved and cared for.
> Sounds like my poor Indy. It was mailed to me in Cape Town by someone in
> New York and they just tossed it in a box with some plastic peanuts. This
> wasn't helped by the fact that the HD wasn't screwed in, so it bounced
> around the case... When I got the machine, the CPU had been knocked out of
> its socket and had bent pins and a fair amount of plastic had been broken
> off the case. Sadly I could do nothing about the case, but I straightened
> the CPU pins with a knife and the machine has worked like a champ ever
> since.
What plastic broke ?  The outside 'skin' ?  I may still have some Indy 
'skin'.  (and
other Indy parts as well, I think Sony PSUs, a mainboard or two I think, 
a few cams,
just no CPUs).

If you need an Indy skin, yours for the cost of shipping plus $5 for 
(it would be coming from USA).

-- Curt

> -mj

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