Wyse 85

David Griffith dgriffi at cs.csubak.edu
Sun Feb 18 02:14:08 CST 2007


On Sun, 18 Feb 2007, Golan Klinger wrote:

> David Griffith wrote:
>
> > I have a fondness for the Wyse 85 and I was wondering if anyone here has
> > one in decent condition to get rid of.
>
> I share your fondness for that particular terminal. I'm not sure what
> it is about the Wyse 85 but I just love them. My last one died a few
> years ago and my Wyse 60 just isn't up to snuff. Considering how many
> were made/sold, it's odd that they're so hard to find.

I find the Wyse 50 on Ebay all the time, frequently newly refurbished.
Do you still have the dead 85?  Since the 50 is externally identical to
the 85, do you think it would be possible to turn a 50 into an 85 with
some rom swapping?

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David Griffith
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