Xerox 4050 & IBM PS/2 Model 80 Available

From: Merle K. Peirce <>
Date: Tue Jan 22 19:39:37 2002

Is it an 860 system? 8inch drives, very odd monitor cable interface.

On Tue, 22 Jan 2002, Bill Richman wrote:

> The Xerox 4050 is a printer controller, but appears to be some sort of
> mini-computer with a Xerox logo on it; it has a floppy drive and
> possibly internal hard drive. If anyone knows anything else about
> these, info posted to this list would be appreciated. The thing is
> waiting for pickup by a scrapper, whose truck is currently being
> repaired. If you get here first, you can have it. It's about the
> size and weight of a chest freezer.
> Also available is an IBM PS/2 Model 80-386 micro-channel tower
> machine. Includes a micro-channel token-ring network card.
> Both of these items were pulled from use in the last couple of months
> and should be in good working order. They are available
> _for_local_pickup_only_ in Lincoln, Nebraska. Drop me a note quick if
> you want either of them before they go to the big bit-bucket in the
> sky!
> Bill Richman
> Home of Fun with Molten Metal, technological
> oddities, and the original COSMAC Elf
> computer simulator!

M. K. Peirce

Rhode Island Computer Museum, Inc.
Shady Lea, Rhode Island

"Casta est quam nemo rogavit."
              - Ovid
Received on Tue Jan 22 2002 - 19:39:37 GMT

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