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    Has anyone seen the IBM 5100 going on eBay?

    It's been a dream of mine to acquire one of these. It started with a bid for $5.00... https://www.ebay.com/itm/185440591755?ssPageName=STRK%3AMEBIDX%3AIT&_trksid=p2060353.m1438.l2649 smp
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    Altair 680 vs b physical size change?

    I believe that a member here - Glitch - has done some replica and/or add-on boards for the Altair 680. You may be able to contact him through his website: http://www.glitchwrks.com smp
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    Tiny PDP-11/73 system for sale

    This system has been sold, and is no longer available. smp
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    Tiny PDP-11/73 system for sale

    I am in the process of thinning down my vintage computer holdings, to relieve some of the burden I will leave to my heirs (hopefully not too soon!). I have a working tiny PDP-11/73 system available for sale. I would much prefer not to have to break it down and pack it for shipping, but I will...
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    New Forums nits

    Thanks sooo much for reverting to the blue color scheme! smp
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    Wanted: ANY vintage PowerBook or iBook with color screen running Classic Mac OS

    Years ago, I purchased a Macintosh Graphite iBook 466MHz (M6411) as a backup to my existing one. During the past year, as I was thinning out my holdings, I figured since I've never needed this backup, it could go. I opened the box and surprise, the Seller had included an incorrect AC adapter /...
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    Wanted: DEC Rainbow Stuff

    I have MS-DOS 2.11, Lotus 123 2.01, and the correct keyboard, left over from when I had a Rainbow in the past. Please PM me if you are interested in any of this. smp
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    The move is complete, but the tweaking has only just begun

    Many thanks to all the Admins and Mods who made this latest Forum update so smooth and seamless! I agree with all the positive sentiment that has been expressed so far, and I certainly agree that this new Forum format is easy to use - much more intuitive than before - and the tweaks are making...
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    Wanted: Altair formatted disk images

    I am a proud owner of an Altair 8800c that I constructed myself a couple of years ago. I have a single 8 inch disk drive that I can use with it, or I also use the FDC+ Firmware, Version 1.3 virtual drive program available from DeRamp.com (scroll down to the Software at the bottom of the page)...
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    Looking for the PDP-8/I Control Panel Assembly Bezel Casting drawing

    I am looking for the PDP-8/I front panel bezel casting drawing, for a possible project to recreate the bezel in 3-D printing. I looked on BitSavers in the /PDF/DEC/PDP8/ section and I see that the PDP-8/I Assembly Parts List is drawing A-PL-8I-0-0. There I see that the Control Panel Assembly...
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    CP/M & ED - editing a very large file

    Hello all, I am exercising CP/M on my HP86B. HP sold an "Auxiliary Processor" also known as the CP/M system. As with other systems of that time, the module contained a 4MHz Z-80 and 64K RAM, and the interfacial logic to allow the Z-80 system to run with the keyboard, display and disk drives...
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    WTB: Plastic storage box for 8 inch floppy disks

    This is what I am looking for - for 8 inch diskettes. smp
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    eBay: APPLE 1 Original 1976 Computer System

    Posted on eBay: https://www.ebay.com/itm/APPLE-1-Original-1976-Computer-System-1st-Steve-Jobs-built-computer-not-Apple-2-/174075785959?&_trksid=p2056016.m2516.l5255 Supposedly verified. Gotta have deep pockets for this one! smp
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    WTB: Plastic storage box for 8 inch floppy disks

    I had one at one time, but cannot find it. Does anyone know where I might be able to purchase a plastic storage box for 8 inch floppy disks? TIA! smp
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    Netronics ELF II system on eBay

    Not mine: https://www.ebay.com/itm/Netronics-ELF-II-System-Unit-Keyboard-Video-Unit-manuals-spares-1802-CPU-/323831858812?&_trksid=p2056016.m2516.l5255 I recall someone here on VCF was avidly looking for ELF equipment... smp