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iBook prototype
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http://cgi.ebay.com/PROTOTYPE-Apple-Macintosh-iBook-P72-DVT-Laptop-/290600086531 600mhz G3.. Claims to…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Finkmac Aug 18, 2011.

Mac AIO Shells?
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Hey everyone! Have a question.. do you guys (and gals!) ever happen to run across any Macintosh empty hulls? Like SE or Plus, etc, etc. I know it sounds crazy, but I've ALWAYS wanted to build myself…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by avidmaccollector Jun 9, 2011.

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When did you get your first Mac?
March 2010
How many Macs do you own?
Six. Two iBooks (500mhz G3, 1.33ghz G4) Two G3 iMacs (333mhz, 600mhz) Macintosh SE, iMac CoreDuo 1.83ghz.
What is your website?
http://mlthmp.org
What's your favorite Mac of all time?
Blueberry iMac G3. Love the color so much that I totally converted my 600mhz snow iMac into a blueberry model!
How did you hear about RetroMacCast?
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Pretty decent eBay find! Macintosh SE/SD

Hey all!

 

I'd like to share what I thought was a pretty good find from eBay! Found a listing for a Macintosh SE / Superdrive. Now, I have a base SE, but of course you're pretty limited with what you can do without the ability to use 1.44 disks. Anyway, the buy it now price was 39.99.. I just happened to have 20 "eBay Bucks" so I pulled the trigger, and for around 20 bucks out of pocket picked it up.. now the waiting begins!

 

Few days later, it arrives via UPS. I…

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Posted on July 14, 2011 at 11:14pm — 3 Comments

Glad to finally find a place...

Where people would rather use older technology than toss it.

 

I guess it's the world we live in today, but 90% of everyone I've ever known would rather throw out an older machine than keep it around. Granted, some vintage Macs are really beginning to show their age, but most of them are still usable. The two tricks are trying to convince people of that fact, and finding the use that best fits each specific machine's abilities.

 

For example, I have a 600mhz iMac…

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Posted on May 22, 2011 at 12:49am — 4 Comments

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At 8:09pm on June 23, 2011, davekill said…
The 2Blackbirds photo was taken at Beale AFB in California.

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