IBM PC 5150 with no drives?

From: Fred Cisin <>
Date: Sun Mar 14 11:34:25 1999

On Sat, 13 Mar 1999, Sellam Ismail wrote:
> I saw an IBM 5150 today in a thrift store. The odd thing about it was
> that it had no disk drives! It only had two black covers over the disk
> drive bays. It seems like it came from the factory this way. It is the

I have a few extra of the original IBM black covers (MUCH sturdier than
what clones used). Although some of the covers that I have came from
machines that IBM sold with ONE drive. A LOT of people I knew, including
the lab at the school where I teach, bought their PCs bare.

Fred Cisin            
2210 Sixth St.                  (510) 644-9366
Berkeley, CA 94710-2219
Received on Sun Mar 14 1999 - 11:34:25 GMT

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