An original Compaq "portable"

From: Sellam Ismail <>
Date: Sun Jan 12 11:49:01 2003

On Sat, 11 Jan 2003, Wayne M. Smith wrote:

> It's hard to quantify value if you have all the extras, which are often
> almost impossible to accumulate. I think most collectors know that

You're right, and that's where an appraisal would be warranted. The
values I quote are always based on the hardware alone in decent condition.
Whenever someone askes me the question, "How much is this worth?", I
always add the caveat that it would be worth more with documentation,
software, etc.

Sellam Ismail Vintage Computer Festival
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