Osborne OCC1

From: Glen Goodwin <acme_ent_at_bellsouth.net>
Date: Thu Oct 4 22:46:35 2001

Louis Schulman wrote:

> #I have come across an Osborne model OCC1 Serial # 134033. This unit has
> #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
> #minutes it starts to overheat.(smoke)
> #My question is - What is the selling price for a unit like this and
> #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, that's *funny*!)

Uh, the blue book value is -$10,000 -- you'd have to pay me to take
possession of it.

I hate to tell this guy but I think the last thing most of us wants is
another insane computer . . .

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