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SGI Spotting

Unread postby andyjpb » Tue Mar 10, 2009 5:07 am


japes wrote: Actually I'd love a half rack prism, altix or onyx 4, from a looks standpoint.

I wanted to see what the Onyx 4 looked like so I Googled and came up with this: ... -Value-Set

I reckon that they've got the Onyx under the sack in the last picture.


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Re: SGI Spotting

Unread postby jan-jaap » Tue Mar 10, 2009 5:58 am

Total Price: £139.95

I'll take two, thank you :)
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Re: SGI Spotting

Unread postby Thomas W. » Tue Mar 10, 2009 8:58 am


Could an Admin move this? Thanks
:1600SW: :Onyx: :Onyx2: :Indigo: :Indigo: :Indigo: :Indy: :Indy: :Indy: :Indigo2: :Indigo2: :Indigo2IMP: :Indigo2IMP: :Indigo2IMP: :Indigo2IMP: :O2: :O2: :O2: :Octane: :Octane: :Octane2: :Octane2: :Fuel: :Fuel:

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