[rescue] Looking for SGI O2 Flat Panel Adapter

Richard Zawaski zski128 at yahoo.com
Thu Sep 15 08:26:16 CDT 2011

To add to leaknoils point, another route is to check out O2 systems on ebay,
ask for a pic of the rear of the machine.

From: Zachary Giles <zgiles at gmail.com>
To: The Rescue List
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Sent: Thursday, September 15, 2011 4:07 AM
Subject: Re:
[rescue] Looking for SGI O2 Flat Panel Adapter

Intersting.. I bought a few
SGI things through here, but they were
probably both on a list of other stuff.
I understand.

You make a good, valid, and interesting point. There are
probably a
bunch of them just sitting in boxes with no one using them.
someone can rescue them. :)  I'll try nekochan if no one else here
anything in the next day or so.


On Thu, Sep 15, 2011 at 12:16
AM, leaknoil <leaknoil at charter.net> wrote:
> There isn't much SGI action on
this list. In fact, yours may be the first
> I've seen. You should try
Nekochan. Still, it may not be easy to find one.
>  Not because they are
valuable but, because they look just like the
> port, weren't all
that common, and probably 99% of people with an O2 with
> one in it, without
it connected to a 1600, probably have no idea it is even
> there.
> On
9/14/2011 11:25 PM, Zachary Giles wrote:
>> Hi Everyone,
>> I fell in to
the first-time SGI 1600sw owner trap of thinking that the
>> parallel port was
actually the FPA port. *all laugh*. oops. Live and
>> learn.
>> With that,
does anyone have an FPA they're interested in selling /
>> giving away / etc
at a reasonable price?
>> I see them on ebay for ~$70, but it feels like too
much seeing as how
>> I got all 4 of my O2's for less than that total. Am I
wrong? Should I
>> just buy the ebay ones?
>> Anything would be
>> Thanks,
>> -Zach
> rescue list -

Zach Giles
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