Loading ...
Sorry, an error occurred while loading the content.

Re: [midatlanticretro] Informer Computer on Craigslist...

Expand Messages
  • Bill Degnan
    Yea but you see these all the time on Ebay. I think this one is too beat up imho Bill Degnan ...
    Message 1 of 9 , Sep 15, 2010
    • 0 Attachment
      Yea but you see these all the time on Ebay. I think this one is too beat
      up imho

      Bill Degnan

      -------- Original Message --------
      > From: "Jason T" <silent700@...>
      > Sent: Wednesday, September 15, 2010 7:15 PM
      > To: midatlanticretro@yahoogroups.com
      > Subject: Re: [midatlanticretro] Informer Computer on Craigslist...
      >
      > On Wed, Sep 15, 2010 at 2:33 PM, Christian Liendo
      > <christian_liendo@...> wrote:
      > > $20.00
      > >
      > >
      http://cgi.ebay.com/VINTAGE-INFORMER-PORTABLE-COMPUTER-TERMINAL-case-/180554
      676716
      >
      > And as the purchaser of that Informer, I can tell you it was worth the
      > price. It's a cute lil' term, but it's got some weird
      > emulations...seems to be meant for IBM machines. Emulates VT52 and
      > ANSI, but not quite, and some of the keys are not what you expect them
      > to be. And no 'escape' key!
      >
      > Note the the Informer on the Craigslist ad is not the model in the
      > auction above. It is a slightly newer model with an orange-plasma
      > "flat" screen rather than a green CRT. Both will be on display at
      > VCF-MW :)
      >
      > So no, not $1000, not $300.
      >
      > --
      > jht
      >
      >
      > ------------------------------------
      >
      > Yahoo! Groups Links
      >
      >
      >
    Your message has been successfully submitted and would be delivered to recipients shortly.