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Re: [midatlanticretro] swapmeet item cutoff

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  • Bryan Pope
    ... So where would that put the Amiga 3000 (1990), CDTV (1991), Amiga 600/1200/4000 (1992), CD32 (1993)? Cheers, Bryan
    Message 1 of 40 , Aug 2 9:29 AM
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      Evan Koblentz wrote:
      > Then it's a modern classic, not a vintage one.
      >
      > I would call the 1990 Corvette ZR-1 a "classic" and definitely "collectible"
      > -- but that doesn't make it an antique. See?
      >
      >
      So where would that put the Amiga 3000 (1990), CDTV (1991), Amiga
      600/1200/4000 (1992), CD32 (1993)?

      Cheers,

      Bryan

      > -----Original Message-----
      > From: Sridhar Ayengar [mailto:ploopster@...]
      > Sent: Wednesday, August 02, 2006 11:59 AM
      > To: midatlanticretro@yahoogroups.com
      > Subject: Re: [midatlanticretro] swapmeet item cutoff
      >
      > Bryan Pope wrote:
      >
      >> Sridhar Ayengar wrote:
      >>
      >>> Evan Koblentz wrote:
      >>>
      >>>
      >>>> Booooooooooo.
      >>>>
      >>>>
      >>> A PS/2 Model 50 is a 286-based PC. Definitely pre-1989. I would
      >>> most certainly call it a classic.
      >>>
      >>>
      >>>
      >> And to make matters a bit worse - the IBM PC AT came out in 1984,
      >> followed by the 386 in 1986 and 486 in 1989.
      >>
      >
      > I would probably call the PS/2 Model 95 a classic, even though it contains a
      > 486.
      >
      > Peace... Sridhar
      >
    • Dan
      I use to play Wumpus back in High School in the 70 s on a Honeywell 1646 minicomputer. Teletype and all (could never find what happened to that machine) whadda
      Message 40 of 40 , Aug 4 12:55 PM
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        I use to play Wumpus back in High School in the 70's on a Honeywell 1646
        minicomputer.
        Teletype and all (could never find what happened to that machine)
        whadda flashback that is

        =Dan

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        Herb Johnson wrote:
        >
        > The only argument would be whether to
        > accept a PDP-11 with a Teletype playing "hunt the wumpus"
        >
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