Big Iron available - Data General Eclipse - plus lots more smaller stuff

From: Erik Klein <>
Date: Wed Nov 3 17:32:18 2004

Just a quick follow-up.

I went over to the recycler and took a few pics and examined a few of the
items. I didn't get to turn anything on (lack of time) but I posted what
I saw at:

Let me know if you'd like more info of if you'd like me to put you in
touch with the place.


> I went by my local recycler yesterday on the hunt for some items and came
> away with a list of stuff that might interest folks here.
> The main item was a DG Eclipse system in two racks with tape drives and
> more. I didn't spend much time looking at it but can probably get more
> information if anyone wants it. I also have no idea what the price would
> be but I can guess that shipping would be the big consideration anyway.
> The same place had a bunch of smaller items as well including a very clean
> TRS-80 Mod 3 with a RS dustcover, a Kaypro II, a Franklin Ace 1000, a CoCo
> that looked like it had seen better days, what looked like an IBM PC
> Portable in its canvas bag, and a Compupro system with the main chassis
> and a dual 8" chassis as well (this was wrapped in a pallet and those were
> the items I could recognize. There's a few cubic yards of other stuff
> mixed in that may or may not be related.)
> There were also a good number of vintage terminals stacked about. Several
> ADM3as in both blue and beige in various states of decay. Most looked
> serviceable with a couple having a bit of screen rot. The couple I turned
> on worked. None had the switch covers. There was also a Hazeltine 1500
> in nice shape except for the fact that the video was bad and some
> TeleVideo 925s and 950s that worked but needed TLC. Newer terminals (DEC
> and Wyse, mostly) were all over the place. There was at least one VT100
> that was marked as dead but that looked like it had all of the (yellow)
> parts.
> If anyone wants more info on any of this I'll be happy to get what I can
> or to put you in touch with the shop.
> Erik Klein
> The Vintage Computer Forum

Erik Klein
The Vintage Computer Forum
Received on Wed Nov 03 2004 - 17:32:18 GMT

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