Twiggys [was: Re: ka... ching!]

Mike Stein mhs.stein at
Fri Oct 7 17:59:24 CDT 2016

Remember that there are folks out there with millions or more (often made in a computer-related field), for whom $20,000 is the same as $20.00 for most of us...


----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Al Kossow" <aek at>
To: <cctalk at>
Sent: Friday, October 07, 2016 6:38 PM
Subject: Re: Twiggys [was: Re: ka... ching!]

>I don't think a flipper would have paid that much.
> Complete machines have sold for just over 15K within recent memory.
> A deep pockets collector must have a machine with all the right
> serial numbers that was just missing drives.
> sigh.. getting like the high-end car collecting market, where people
> pay $1K for an NOS Ford part for their Cobra you could get at
> a dealer for $10 in the 60's.
> On 10/7/16 3:21 PM, Chuck Guzis wrote:
>> On 10/07/2016 03:12 PM, Al Kossow wrote:
>>> ouch!
>>> this is about 2x what I thought they would go for
>>> On 10/1/16 7:19 AM, Al Kossow wrote:
>> That simply defies logic. I *really* don't get this collecting business.
>> --Chuck

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