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 Post subject: Just for kicks.........
PostPosted: Sun Dec 12, 2004 1:16 pm 
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If I took these machines which are in mint condition to the "Antique Road Show"..................



IBM PC/XT 5160 (running Windows 1.01 on PC-DOS 3.2)
motherboard......................64k-256k board (8 bit ISA 8 slots)
cpu....................................AMD 8088 4.7 mhz
memory.............................256k onboard (192k on I/O card)
HD.....................................Seagate ST-212 MFM 10MB
floppy................................IBM 5.25" Full Height 360k
HD (MFM controller) card......Scientific Micro Systems Omti 5510
floppy controller card...........IBM Part No. 6181682XM
multi-function I/O card.........Quadram Corp Quadboard Rev 6d
video card...........................Sigma Designs Inc. CGA/EGA
Monitor................................IBM PC Color Display Model 5153
Keyboard.............................Key Tronic XT/AT compatible 101-key
Mouse..................................Generic Microsoft 2 button serial mouse



TANDON TM-7100 (running Windows 2.03 on MS-DOS 6.22)
motherboard....................Tandon 199720 (ISA 2 8-bit slots 6 16-bit slots)
cpu................................................AMD N80L286-10/S 10 mhz
memory.........................................1MB onboard
HD.................................................Seagate ST-238R RLL 32MB
floppy A..........................................Epson SMD-300 3.5" 1.44MB
floppy B..........................................Teac FD-55GFR 5.25" 1.2MB
HD (RLL/floppy controller) card..........Western Digital WD1006V-SR2
video card.......................................Achieve CGA/EGA in RGB color
keyboard.....................Gateway2000 EP3435XTAT (XT, AT, or Enhanced)
mouse.........................generic no name 2 button serial mouse

These are my 2 oldest machines and they are alive and well and i have plenty of spare parts to keep these machines around for a long time.


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PostPosted: Sun Dec 12, 2004 5:50 pm 
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if you use these machines, where are the co-processors


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PostPosted: Mon Dec 13, 2004 1:44 pm 
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g.m.waters (red ranger3) wrote:
if you use these machines, where are the co-processors


The co-proc on the first is a Intel 8087 and the second machine some kind of toshiba co-proc.


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PostPosted: Mon Dec 13, 2004 4:23 pm 
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You guys must be older than me. My first computer was a 286. I miss the days of logging onto a BBS for text based games and forum flaming.


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PostPosted: Mon Dec 13, 2004 4:26 pm 
There is no cause for alarm... yet
There is no cause for alarm... yet

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My first computer was an XT...


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PostPosted: Mon Dec 13, 2004 4:26 pm 
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My first was an Apple IIe. lol


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PostPosted: Mon Dec 13, 2004 4:32 pm 
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I wish I could snag that PC-XT. It would go nicely beside my PC and PC-AT.


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PostPosted: Mon Dec 13, 2004 6:57 pm 
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Canucklehead wrote:
My first computer was an XT...


was it the 5150 with two full height floppies or the 5160 with the full height floppy and full height hard disk or was it the 286 model.


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PostPosted: Mon Dec 13, 2004 8:30 pm 
There is no cause for alarm... yet
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I can't remember now, but the scary part is my parents probably still have it packratted away somewhere.


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