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Crazy

Ooof. So it's been a while since I've been around guys. I have been super busy with work and travel.

Recently due to personal illness, I spent a lot of time trawling the web to fill in my time and my collection.

As I have been very frugal I decided to splash out on a number of items.

I now own an Apple Daisywheel Printer, a JLPGA Laptop, An Apple Color Plotter, an Apple Monitor 100 just to name a few of the rare beings I have located.

If only…

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Added by macmedic on November 14, 2017 at 8:46am — No Comments

Steve Jobs

No words will describe the feeling of the world without Steve Jobs.

 

I shed a few tears after seeing the emotional outpouring in the last few days, and it is so uplifting to see so many people showing their feelings for Apple and Steve all over the planet, I don't feel alone, understanding now that many are like me, because for a very long while there times were tough for Apple.

 

Thinking of it recently, I'm starting to believe that if it wasn't for steve's…

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Added by macmedic on October 8, 2011 at 7:57am — No Comments

Lisa Long Weekend

So almost 2 years after i got my first Lisa, I've finally done something about getting them running.



You have to remember, 26 - 27 year old components are a bit temperamental, and I've had to do my fair share of electrolytic replacements in the Lisa and Profile power supplies, as well as the voltage regulator repairs I'll speak f another time.



So what's new I have learned this weekend,



a) At memory address line 240, the first 20 characters represents the serial… Continue

Added by macmedic on April 12, 2009 at 10:00am — 3 Comments

My Lisa Memoirs

The Apple Lisa II

By Adrian Franulovich 28/2/07



I recently purchased an Apple Lisa II for my extensive museum and cache of Apple Macintosh History. I originally thought I would steer clear of anything that wasn't mac related but the Lisa definitely holds a major place in Apple's history.



First of all some things I have learned to help make sense of the whole Lisa range.



Apple released a few flavors of the Lisa, the Lisa, the Lisa 2, Lisa 2/5, Lisa 2/10 and… Continue

Added by macmedic on February 10, 2009 at 7:36am — No Comments

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