vintage datacenter furniture

Jason T silent700 at
Mon Sep 21 19:00:22 CDT 2015

On Mon, Sep 21, 2015 at 6:38 PM, Chuck Guzis <cclist at> wrote:
> Acco was (and is) very big in data center/office computer furniture as well.
> I use a couple of Acco workstations that I picked up used about 25 years
> ago.  Welded beefy things (had no problem holding a Daisy 20" monitor).
> Desk is on a chain and threaded-rod up-down adjustment; keyboard shelf is
> adjustable WRT angle and height.   I don't think that I could ever go back
> to using a plain old office desk again.

Ah yeah, I've seen them around as well.  The threaded-rod is a
blessing to civilization.

Although not indicative of any trend, I'm going to share my
Bell/Teletype table because it's cool:

I assume Teletype actually made it, but who knows.  I was told by the
seller that it was installed by Bell as part of a turnkey "phone room"
in a city building. complete with your own human attendant.


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