What extremely rare (non-prototype) computers do you wish you could find?

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Re: What extremely rare (non-prototype) computers do you wish you could find?

Unread postby thunderbird32 » Thu Dec 28, 2017 6:26 pm

Huh, wasn't even aware of the Intergraph systems. Very neat!
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Re: What extremely rare (non-prototype) computers do you wish you could find?

Unread postby ScutBoy » Fri Dec 29, 2017 7:43 am

thunderbird32 wrote:Here's a list of machines I've had an eye out for, for a long time:

Motorola Powerstack


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Unread postby thunderbird32 » Fri Dec 29, 2017 8:37 am

Haha, yup! Exactly like so. They seem reasonably rare, at least for those of us who didn't buy them back when they got taken out of service (Boeing, IIRC used a lot of them).
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Re: What extremely rare (non-prototype) computers do you wish you could find?

Unread postby thunderbird32 » Thu Mar 29, 2018 1:59 pm

Just found out about a new white whale to hunt: the Mindset computer. A very cool 80186 system, with an Amiga-like focus on graphics. Also, it has a very swanky case.
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Re: What extremely rare (non-prototype) computers do you wish you could find?

Unread postby ClassicHasClass » Thu Mar 29, 2018 2:55 pm

The Mindset was a truly interesting machine for the time, though compatibility issues make them tricky to actually do anything with.

I myself wouldn't mind a PowerStack.
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Re: What extremely rare (non-prototype) computers do you wish you could find?

Unread postby Shiunbird » Fri Mar 30, 2018 1:32 am

Wow the PowerStack looks so cool!
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