[rescue] Machinery, free for local pickup in Germany

Jonathan Patschke jp at celestrion.net
Tue Dec 2 16:17:24 CST 2014

On Tue, 2 Dec 2014, Bill Bradford wrote:

> I'm in need of one or two of the big ventilation fans that go in the
> back of the case.  Here at $ork we have two 44P-170s, but can only run
> one of them at a time because the other has a failed fan.

I've had good luck replacing RS/6000 fans[1] piecemeal.  So long as the
specs of the physical fan module are met (and you don't mind making a
connector), you can usually get the module happy again.

[1] "Air moving device," in IBM field-circus speak.
Jonathan Patschke | "Do the difficult things while they are easy and do
Elgin, TX         |  the great things while they are small."
USA               |                                           --Lao Tzu

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