Dayton Hamvention (slight return)

From: Teo Zenios <>
Date: Sat May 22 13:47:58 2004

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From: "Mark Kahrs" <>
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Sent: Saturday, May 22, 2004 2:33 PM
Subject: Dayton Hamvention (slight return)

> To paraphrase my friend Bob: "It ain't Dayton if it don't rain". Friday
> the best day in my 3 years of going. I do recall seeing a SPARC 5 on
> basically standing in a puddle. I saw several SPARCStations around
> as well as a Netra T1. Oh yes, a PILE of Data General multiprocessor
> 386 RAIDs (was this their last machine?). List price was $75 each.
> If you wanted soldering stuff, this was the year to go, lots of different
> irons and tips. Last year there was an oversupply of cables; I didn't
> see that this year. And lots of small capacity disks everywhere.
> At least it was warmer this year than last but the rain makes it difficult
> just because everything is covered.
> I'll go next year just because it's fun to see what's there.
> And to see how the maxim "One man's junk is another man's treasure"

How much were the small capacity disks going for on average?
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