new find: an Intel MDS 800

From: Joe R. <>
Date: Wed Oct 27 08:35:13 2004


  I'd love to hear what kind of hardware, software and manuals you got with


At 10:28 AM 10/27/04 +0000, Jules wrote:
>On Tue, 2004-10-26 at 20:24 -0400, Dave Mabry wrote:
>> Welcome, Scott, to the Intel MDS Fraternity. Joe R., Jay West (your
>> list owner), and I are members that I know of.
>*sticks hand in the air*
>The museum were given one just a couple of weeks ago that was heading
>for the dumpster otherwise. Afraid I know nothing about the systems (nor
>did the chap who had it, it seems, describing it first as an IBM)
>Anyone have any good resources for info on the machines?
>>From Dave's description it sounds like a series II as I don't recall an
>integral drive, just a pair of drives in an external box.
>A *huge* amount of disks and docs arrived with it though, four or five
>times the size of the machine itself!
>I'll take a better look at it in the next few days if I get a chance...
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