68K Macs with MacOS 7.5 still in production use...
vintagecomputer at bettercomputing.net
Mon Sep 12 01:23:56 CDT 2016
Man I remember when the Cube came out.. I saw one on display at an Apple store with 23 inch Cinema display. Man I wanted one badly. But wayyyy too much money. Definitely want one for my collection. Probably not too expensive now.
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From: George Rachor <george.rachor at gmail.com>
Date: 2016-09-11 8:09 PM (GMT-08:00)
To: "General Discussion: On-Topic and Off-Topic Posts" <cctalk at classiccmp.org>
Subject: Re: 68K Macs with MacOS 7.5 still in production use...
My wife and I purchased the G4 cube, monitor, as well as enhanced sound package. It’s primary purchase was using it as a music server and some games. My wife was working with Apple II e’s and very early Mac’s at the time.
Over time I had to replace a failing hard drive.
I retired it last week as I couldn’t put a modern browser on it. The last few years I used it for only music.
Retire means I’m packing it up to put in a dust proof container and placed in storage.
Not looking to get rid of it but will obviously will someday.
Not really vintage but it has served a long and happy life.
george at rachors.com
> On Sep 11, 2016, at 6:35 PM, Chris Hanson <cmhanson at eschatologist.net> wrote:
> What do you mean by “retired,” and what kind of setup did you have for it?
> -- Chris
>> On Sep 11, 2016, at 11:10 AM, George Rachor <george.rachor at gmail.com> wrote:
>> I just retired my G4 cube (still working). Replaced it with a NOT NEW iMac.
>> George Rachor
>> george at rachors.com <mailto:george at rachors.com>
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