The desk has arrived - WAS: Somewhat OT: Freighting Items

Mike Stein mhs.stein at
Tue Sep 22 22:55:14 CDT 2015

I don't remember which model mine is, but here are 
some links:

Pshaw; no IBM desk is complete without a THINK 
sign on it or on the wall behind it... ;-)


----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Ali" <cctalk at>
To: "'General Discussion: On-Topic and Off-Topic 
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Sent: Tuesday, September 22, 2015 11:16 PM
Subject: RE: The desk has arrived - WAS: Somewhat 
OT: Freighting Items

> As mentioned previously IBM made (or put their 
> name on) all sorts of
> things, including several telephones; I've got 
> one somewhere but like
> much of my junk no idea where at the moment.


I was actually hoping you had images or linkage to 
said phone. Unless you are talking about the IBM 
smart phone from 20 years ago?

> I've also still got my original THINK sign but 
> you'd have to pry that
> from my cold dead fingers; has anyone ever made 
> a replica? Shouldn't be
> too hard.

These come up fairly often on ePay but I have yet 
to see one go for a reasonable price. I agree 
would be a cool accessory but as Fred pointed out 
they were not original to the desk.


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