From: Sam Ismail <dastar_at_crl.com>
Date: Sat Jun 14 01:38:49 1997

On 14 Jun 1997, mark thompson wrote:

> Earl's down here (a liquidation place) has a DEC Rainbow for sale. I
> don't exactly remember what they want for it, but i remember thinking it
> was ridiculous (probably the better half of 100 bills, maybe more).
> However, if anybody wants this particular curio, I will be glad to trot
> down there and grab it for you.
> (If you aren't aware - it is a dual processor 8080 (CP/M) and 8086 (CP/M
> 86 or MS-DOS) computer with 2 5.25" floppies). I used to have one that
> belonged to work... it is kinda cool.

I had a deal going with a guy to get one for $10 plus shipping. He had
several. But he said when he went to fire them up, none worked! I told
him not to sweat it, but I think I'll go back and try to revive the deal.

Computer Historian, Programmer, Musician, Philosopher, Athlete, Writer, Jackass
Received on Sat Jun 14 1997 - 01:38:49 BST

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