[vcf-midatlantic] Sell/Trade/Give Away at 3/26-3/27 Repair Workshop

Jeff S jsalzman at gmail.com
Thu Mar 24 16:44:29 UTC 2022

I'll take the Thinkpad 700C and one of the external 3.5" drives please.

Jeff Salzman

On Thu, Mar 24, 2022 at 7:47 AM Dan FitzGerald via vcf-midatlantic <
vcf-midatlantic at lists.vcfed.org> wrote:

> So I dumpster dive and I have amassed a small pile of things that I
> don't want but suspect that other people will.  I'm hoping to take all
> of the following items to this weekend's repair workshop in the hopes
> of removing them from my basement and finding them a good home!
>    - Sony 13" Trinitron television, dated 12/1993.  Working and in good
>    condition, remote control missing - $25
>    - IBM ThinkPad 700C PS/2 (one of the ThinkPad launch models).  Not
>    working, has some display issues and gives an error code about the hard
>    disk.  $20 OBO (because thats what I paid for it at the flea market)
>    - IBM USB Portable 1.44" Diskette Drives.  I have about four of these,
>    most with a fabric case and at least one still wrapped in plastic - $5
>    each
>    - RCA 13" XL-100 color UHF/VHF television, dated 7/1981.  Does not
>    work, I suspect (hope?) this is an easy fix for somebody who knows what
>    they are doing - Free
>    - Textbook on circuit theory: "The Dynamics of Digital Excitation",
>    Masakazu Shoji (1998) - Free
> If any of these tickle your fancy (and you're going to be around this
> weekend), let me know in advance and I will set them aside for you.
> I'm also willing to trade them or offer them as credit towards the
> price of the following items
>    - IBM PC or PC/XT keyboard
>    - IBM PCjr Keyboard
>    - Apple ADB keyboard for a IIGS
>    - (Why the heck is it always the keyboards that are missing??)
>    - An IDE hard disk controller card that will work with my stock PC/AT
>    model 099
>    - An AT-class ethernet card that I can easily get working without
>    bungling for a packet driver shim and a prayer (eg: Novell NE1000,
>    NE2000 and clones).  I'll have the AT there with me this weekend if you
>    need to prove to me that it can work without me tearing my hair out)
> --
> Regards,
> Dan FitzGerald
> They/Them/Theirs
> http://www.vm.ibm.com/devpages/dfitzger

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