Dumpster Diving...Do You???

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KachiWachi
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Dumpster Diving...Do You???

Post by KachiWachi » Wed May 02, 2007 5:39 am

LOL!

My neighbor just put out his trash...and guess what was there?

1) HP D9000 Server (D250/2)
2) Sun Ultra 1 Workstation
3) Sun Ultra 10 Workstation
4) Two Sun UltraSCSI Units
5) Misco Switch Box
6) HP ScanJet 3200C Scanner
7) PS2 Keyboard
8) ASUS(?) FP-KT133+ (Rev. 1.2)
8a) AMD Athlon A1000AMT3B CPU (Thunderbird, 1 GHz, 200 MHz FSB)
8b) Two 128 MB PC133-333 RAM Modules (HP branded)
8c) ATI Rage 128 Pro 16 MB AGP (4x) card (HP branded)
8d) ATI Rage 3D Pro 8 MB PCI AIW (TV) card (GT-C2U2)
8e) Other Miscellaneous Components...no HDD's

So what have you found lately?
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PC #2 - Amptron PM-7900 (M520), i200 non-MMX, 128 MB EDO
PC #3 - HP8766C, PIII-667, 768 MB SDRAM
PC #4 - ASUS P3V4X, PIII-733, 256 MB SDRAM
PC #5 - Gateway 700X, P4-2.0 GHz, 768 MB PC800 RDRAM
PC #6 - COMPAQ Evo N1020v laptop, P4-2.4 GHz, 1 GB PC2700 DDR
PC #7 - Dell Dimension 4600i, P4-2.8 GHz, 512 MB PC2700 DDR
PC #8 - Acer EeePC netbook, Atom N270 @ 1.60 GHz, 1 GB RAM
PC #9 - ??? ;)

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Post by Uranium235 » Wed May 02, 2007 8:03 pm

Nice find indeed! I just recently acquired 2 older E-machine minitowers that were being thrown out at work. Not much worth salvaging except the cases, floppy drives and CDrom drives. I also am always on the lookout for hidden treasure. :)

EDIT: I just identified the motherboards in both boxes as Delhi-3 socket 7 boards with the Via MVP3 chipset. I may have to try these out. :)
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Post by theEMP » Thu May 03, 2007 11:51 am

nice haul KW! :D

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