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Micron Xceed AGAIN

I've have this one eBay watch list notifiy me of Xceeds for years with nothing, then suddenly I've seen 3 or so of these go up for aution. Either the first one I posted casued people to realize how…Continue

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SE/30 w/ Micron Xceed Internal Gray Scale / External Color Adaptor
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This guy's description it funny and borderline cocky, but he's right, this is the thing all SE/30 lovers want to have!The action started at $600, but right now it's at around $1,600 with shipping!…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Rick Jun 1.

Mac OS Anthology
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If I had the spare cash, I'd love this. Mac OS Anthology was every Mac OS from System 7.0 to 8.6 for developers to test their apps for compatibility. Great collector's piece!…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Rick Feb 15.

Macintosh DiskCopy 4.2 Floppy Image Converter
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"Bulk-converts DiskCopy 4.2 image files into .dsk format" on modern computers.Version for Windows and Mac OS X:…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by JustSomeGuy Dec 18, 2013.

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Micron Xceed AGAIN

I've have this one eBay watch list notifiy me of Xceeds for years with nothing, then suddenly I've seen 3 or so of these go up for aution. Either the first one I posted casued people to realize how much they can sell these for, or there's some sort of cycle of buy>sell>buy>sell with the same card. Either way, still outside my price range, what a shame!…See More
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Powerbook 5300c and the Powerbook G4 15"

"I'd like to see the 5300 next to a unibody MacBook Pro, which is silver with black key, and would look like Apple flipped the color scheme :)"
Tuesday
Rick replied to James's discussion Episode 338: Mark Twain
"As of 8/26/14 there's only 2 watchers of the Apple jacket—my guess is that's James and John lol."
Tuesday
Rick left a comment for Rick
"Thanks!"
Jul 20
DAVID STAHL left a comment for Rick
"You have some nice Macs as well"
Jul 15
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"Nice collection, 3 of the best!"
Jul 13
Rick replied to Daniel Black's discussion Anyone know of a NeXTStep emulator?
"Awesome, thank you! The ROMs work, I'm stil downloading the OS."
Jun 24
Rick replied to Daniel Black's discussion Anyone know of a NeXTStep emulator?
"Anyone know where to get Next system ROMs? Says it needs either Next Cube or Next-staton."
Jun 23
Rick replied to Erin Fowler's discussion Macintosh SE/30 having issues. Please help
"The usual cause of issues like this is capacitors starting to fail. There's a guy who will recap the board for around $30-40, or you can google it and do it yourself. Also replace your battery if you still have the original. These tend to leak…"
Jun 12
Rick replied to Rick's discussion SE/30 w/ Micron Xceed Internal Gray Scale / External Color Adaptor
"This sold for just shy of $2,000!"
Jun 1
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Tim Cook Fun Facts

"Good job, thanks for sharing."
May 26
Rick replied to Rick's discussion SE/30 w/ Micron Xceed Internal Gray Scale / External Color Adaptor
"Wow, that's lucky! I would have kept it lol."
May 26
Bradley Mattice replied to Rick's discussion SE/30 w/ Micron Xceed Internal Gray Scale / External Color Adaptor
"He posted about it on the 68k MLA forums, said it came in for recycling, if you can believe it."
May 26
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SE/30 w/ Micron Xceed Internal Gray Scale / External Color Adaptor

This guy's description it funny and borderline cocky, but he's right, this is the thing all SE/30 lovers want to have!The action started at $600, but right now it's at around $1,600 with shipping! Wish I had a spare $2,000 lol.http://pages.ebay.com/link/?nav=item.view&alt=web&id=121347183332See More
May 26
Rick replied to George's discussion Upgraded the hard drive in my SE/30 using SCSI2SD
"I'm sorry to hear about the Ethernet card. Some guy in Japan sells new ones for $200 or so. It's a lot (which is why I haven't bought one yet), but at least it's new and should have a return period. What did you do to show 2GB…"
Apr 25
Rick replied to Stephen's discussion What size torx screws?
"I'm not sure the thread size, but they're T15's. I know the threads are different from the bottom 2. There's people on eBay that sell just the screws."
Apr 20

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When did you get your first Mac?
Late 90s, PowerMac 7600
How many Macs do you own?
4 real Macs, 2 Hackintosh desktops, 1 Hackintosh netbook (girlfriends)
What's your favorite Mac of all time?
MacPro, PowerBook G3, MacBook Pro 15", MacBook Air, iMac G4, iBook Clamshells (how could I claim just 1??)...Oh, and the Powerbook Duo. If Apple made a Macbook Pro that slid into a tower, connecting to it via Thunderbolt, I'd take out a lone and buy it! lol
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Hartmut Esslinger's early Apple Computer and tablet designs

Anyone see this yet? New images of old prototypes from the 80s! I'd have to say, I'd love to own a Baby Mac and the "Macbook" if they had actually put them into production.



http://www.designboom.com/technology/hartmut-esslingers-early-apple-computer-and-tablet-designs/…

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Posted on December 28, 2012 at 4:22pm

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At 5:05pm on July 15, 2014, DAVID STAHL said…

You have some nice Macs as well

At 8:14pm on July 20, 2014, Rick said…
Thanks!

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