Osborne OCC1

From: Gary Hildebrand <ghldbrd_at_ccp.com>
Date: Thu Oct 4 16:24:37 2001

Louis Schulman wrote:
> On Thu, 4 Oct 2001 09:20:17 -0400, Steve Cochrane wrote:
> #I have come across an Osborne model OCC1 Serial # 134033. This unit has the
> #300 baud modem. It also has 5 1/4 disk with it. (SuperCalc, WordStar,
> #Qbasic) The unit boots up and runs the software but after about 15 to 20
> #minutes it starts to overheat.(smoke)
> #My question is - What is the selling price for a unit like this and where
> #would be the best place to sell it?
> Well, I have a related question. I have an '86 Dodge that runs fine for 10 or 15 minutes, but then the
> passenger compartment fills with smoke and flames shoot out of the grill.
> What is the blue book on an "86 Dodge with flames and smoke?
> Louis

I bought my ozzie at a hamfest about 10 years ago for $50, which was a
bit high. I had to scrounge up the original system disks and book along
the way.

I think anything less than a Jackson ($20) would be about right. they
used to be fairly common, unless their owners used them for landfill

Gary Hildebrand
Received on Thu Oct 04 2001 - 16:24:37 BST

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