Re: [midatlanticretro] DataLink March 8th - cancelled
- Oh well thats out
Thanks for trying.
--- Bob Applegate <bob@...> wrote:
> Actually he hinted that he might have something else____________________________________________________________________________________
> going on this Saturday and might have to cancel
> anyway, so I offered to go there next week during
> the work day and take a look. I have a good idea of
> people are looking for and will see what he's got
> that meets those goals.
> I work about 15 minutes from the warehouse. If
> anyone else wants to go during the week, let me know
> and we can schedule a common time.
> He does take credit cards, but there is a discount
> for cash.
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: B Degnan
> To: Jim Ingelsby
> Cc: email@example.com
> Sent: Tuesday, March 04, 2008 9:55 AM
> Subject: [midatlanticretro] DataLink March 8th -
> OK. I understand that Bob will communicate with
> the group what he finds
> and people can take it from there.
> > Bill,
> > I talked to Bob Applegate by mail and he
> suggested that the guys come
> > during normal business hours and I had responded
> to him saying that is
> > just fine so I'd lke to cancel the March 8th
> meeting at the Warehouse if
> > that's ok with you..
> > JIm
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: B Degnan [mailto:billdeg@...]
> > Sent: Monday, March 03, 2008 5:06 PM
> > To: Jim Ingelsby
> > Subject: RE: March 8th - Provide some sample
> > I will find out, thanks. These are a bunch of
> hobbyists, I would not
> > expect too much.
> > Bill
> >> Bill,
> >> IN regards to the March 8th Vintage Computer
> Festival at our
> > Warehouse,
> >> so far as sample prices and all it depends on
> what people are
> > interested
> >> in..I don't have a price sheet. We just price
> things out as people
> >> become interested in a particular product. My
> impression is many of
> > the
> >> attendees don't want to spend more than a
> couple hundred bucks for a
> >> Mainframe Computer and other Rare finds that we
> have in the Warehouse.
> >> To make it worth my time and me making calls to
> Steve at his home on a
> >> Saturday we would hope that this sale would
> yield $2-3K.Please Advise.
> >> Jim
> >> -----Original Message-----
> >> From: B Degnan [mailto:billdeg@...]
> >> Sent: Monday, March 03, 2008 3:42 PM
> >> To: jim.ingelsby@...
> >> Cc: firstname.lastname@example.org
> >> Subject: March 8th - Provide some sample
> >> Jim,
> >> I have received a number of inquiries about
> anticipated prices of the
> >> minicomputers vs. the prices for smaller items.
> >> To encourage the best turnout, price is a
> >> Can you please give me a ball park retail price
> for some of the items
> >> you
> >> have for sale?
> >> Here is a link, if you could reference specific
> image files and
> > prices,
> >> that will help answer questions:
> >> http://www.vintagecomputer.net/temp/
> >> ..also, which of these items are no longer
> >> You don't have to do them all, but due to the
> distance some are
> > looking
> >> to
> >> travel, it'd be great for them to have an idea
> what their
> > opportunities
> >> are and some specifics. Many interested parties
> could be scared away
> > if
> >> they feel that they will have to spend too much
> $$, when these items
> > are
> >> still available on Ebay and elsewhere. The
> attraction to your sale is
> >> that people can inspect the items themselves,
> and take them home
> >> avoiding
> >> shipping.
> >> Thanks in advance.
> >> Bill Degnan
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- Bob Applegate wrote:
> Actually he hinted that he might have something else going on thisI'd be interested in multiprocessor RS/6000 and any IBM-compatible
> Saturday and might have to cancel
> anyway, so I offered to go there next week during the work day and take
> a look. I have a good idea of what
> people are looking for and will see what he's got that meets those goals.
> I work about 15 minutes from the warehouse. If anyone else wants to go
> during the week, let me know
> and we can schedule a common time.
> He does take credit cards, but there is a discount for cash.
mainframe hardware, but not if he wants the high side of scrap value.