Re: [midatlanticretro] Re: Interesting Thread in vintage-computer.com about ages of hobbyists on topic
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> From: "Evan Koblentz" <evan@...>vintage-computer.com about ages of hobbyists on topic
> Sent: Thursday, March 21, 2013 10:10 AM
> To: "MARCH Yahoo Midatlanticretro" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> Subject: Re: [midatlanticretro] Re: Interesting Thread in
>computers there due to temperature.
> >> There is space in the garage and attic, but I refuse to store vintage
>away. Our storage warehouse at InfoAge lacks HVAC, however, we do have a
> But it's better than rejecting something that would otherwise be thrown
solid floor, solid brick walls, and a solid new roof.
>Just to add to this...strive for improvement, don't make avoidable
mistakes. The H building has nice airflow, that will keep the items
relatively cool and dry. The worst thing is to have below freezing and
damp conditions. The thaw is a killer on electronics..
- On 03/21/2013 09:16 PM, Wesley Furr wrote:
> The only thing I would like to have had that I've turned down was an HP 9000Drawing the line at machines one can't move oneself is a good thing.
> L1000...not really vintage though. I drew the line at something I couldn't
> move on my own. :-) Would probably have made a nice space heater though...
I have an IBM z/890 here. It weighs 2100lbs. No typo.
I can drive a forklift on my own. =)
Dave McGuire, AK4HZ
New Kensington, PA