[vcf-midatlantic] Found: 2 New-In-Box TI-99/4a Machines

Bill Degnan billdegnan at gmail.com
Wed Jun 6 09:07:43 EDT 2018

> >
> > So, two questions:
> > 1) Does anyone want a new-in-box, untested, TI 99/4a beige model?

You should sell as-is, don't open or unpack, or the value will plummet to

> > 2) Does anyone know anything about fixing TI 99s?

Plug in and try it out, probably won't hurt anything to do that.  Just like
any 8-bit home toy computer of the era.  Work through the schematic and
locate where the voltages are off.

> I'd like to go through
> > the one machine and figure out what's wrong.
> >
> > - Alex
> >

Probably what's wrong is that TI should have stayed with the Silver/chrome
case.  The tan machines are less appealing.


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