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by hwattys
Sun May 26, 2019 9:23 am
Forum: Forum Announcements
Topic: Please report Forum-bugs/errors here (PHPBB 3.1.6 installed 10/31/15)
Replies: 48
Views: 507817

Re: Please report Forum-bugs/errors here (PHPBB 3.1.6 installed 10/31/15)

Getting "security certificate expired" from multiple browsers.
by hwattys
Thu May 02, 2019 9:28 am
Forum: Marketplace - Forum Members only
Topic: FS: Vintage IBM ThinkPad s30&driver/MirageBlack/XP/Piano Finish/RARE!
Replies: 3
Views: 330

Re: FS: Vintage IBM ThinkPad s30&driver/MirageBlack/XP/Piano Finish/RARE!

That's just good old eBay marketing. Put phrases in the title you know a lot of people are looking for and maybe it will draw in more lookers. Kind of like the part of Forrest Gump where he takes money to endorse the ping pong paddles "just a little white lie...don't really hurt nobody."
by hwattys
Mon Apr 22, 2019 3:53 pm
Forum: Marketplace - Forum Members only
Topic: FS: dock mania
Replies: 1
Views: 189

FS: dock mania

I have 4 docking stations: 1. OneLink dock FRU PN 03X6816 https://support.lenovo.com/us/en/solutions/pd026944 2. MiniDock Series 3 #4337 https://support.lenovo.com/us/en/solutions/migr-72871 Thinkpad Pro Dock FRU P/N 00HM918 https://support.lenovo.com/us/en/solutions/pd027981 Thinkpad Basic Dock FRU...
by hwattys
Sun Apr 07, 2019 7:46 am
Forum: Marketplace - Forum Members only
Topic: FS:Working Lovely Thinkpad 701C all accessories
Replies: 2
Views: 288

Re: FS:Working Lovely Thinkpad 701C all accessories

$15 plus shipping? I need to pare down my stock. That would be a used one in good shape. I also have NOS unused maybe $25 plus shipping for one of them? PM me.
by hwattys
Sat Apr 06, 2019 1:53 pm
Forum: Marketplace - Forum Members only
Topic: FS:Working Lovely Thinkpad 701C all accessories
Replies: 2
Views: 288

FS:Working Lovely Thinkpad 701C all accessories

This came from Bill's collection and a couple parts I added to make it complete. https://www.ebay.com/itm/202647190649 I now have a vast collection of 701C parts and accessories including 7 working main boards, at least a dozen good keyboards, 5 or 6 hard drive caddies, port replicators, printer cab...
by hwattys
Mon Apr 01, 2019 1:46 pm
Forum: Marketplace - Forum Members only
Topic: CLOSED! LF: W700ds or W701ds
Replies: 10
Views: 619

Re: LF: W700ds or W701ds

You and me both. There is a 701ds on eBay right now at $1200 https://www.ebay.com/itm/LENOVO-W701DS-INTEL-CORE-i7-1-7GHz-8GB-RAM-128GB-SSD-WIN-7-LAPTOP-WARRANTY-B1/223462427970?epid=1122445104&hash=item3407660d42:g:BPEAAOSwTwtceW~p:sc:FedExHomeDelivery!46220!US!-1 2 more without even a hard drive or...
by hwattys
Sun Mar 03, 2019 7:36 am
Forum: Marketplace - Forum Members only
Topic: [WANTED] vintage 750c LCD Inverter Board
Replies: 17
Views: 932

Re: [WANTED] vintage 750c LCD Inverter Board

PM me looks like you want 2 160 meg hard drives, a 16 meg DRAM card and a keyboard. I have turned my man cave upside down for a battery and am starting to recall I got rid of them when we moved a couple years ago. Sorry.

The hard drives and memory card and keyboard would be cosmetically as new.
by hwattys
Sat Mar 02, 2019 8:56 am
Forum: Marketplace - Forum Members only
Topic: [WANTED] vintage 750c LCD Inverter Board
Replies: 17
Views: 932

Re: [WANTED] vintage 750c LCD Inverter Board

Well I opened the box and took inventory and here is a link to pictures of what I have: https://drive.google.com/drive/folders/11-7KZqcxwIs2QiKsm-dYUUxEpFTM1mdJ?usp=sharing -Five (5) hard drives I think most are 160 meg but one says 1.2 gig on it just not sure that is the hard drive in it. I also ha...
by hwattys
Wed Feb 27, 2019 5:04 pm
Forum: Marketplace - Forum Members only
Topic: [WANTED] vintage 750c LCD Inverter Board
Replies: 17
Views: 932

Re: [WANTED] vintage 750c LCD Inverter Board

Well these laptops were like $5000 in the day and the removeable hard drive was touted as allowing everyone in a workgroup to share one laptop. Each person would just have his or her own hard drive. But you could lock it in with a little metal piece that slid out.
by hwattys
Wed Feb 27, 2019 4:18 pm
Forum: Marketplace - Forum Members only
Topic: [WANTED] vintage 750c LCD Inverter Board
Replies: 17
Views: 932

Re: [WANTED] vintage 750c LCD Inverter Board

I peeked in the box and I am going to have to struggle to recall where I put the batteries. I may have gotten rid of them when I moved a couple years ago but I did find a very rare external 2-battery charger for this model. I definitely have hard drives, DRAM credit card memory and keyboards as well...
by hwattys
Wed Feb 27, 2019 7:11 am
Forum: Marketplace - Forum Members only
Topic: [WANTED] vintage 750c LCD Inverter Board
Replies: 17
Views: 932

Re: [WANTED] vintage 750c LCD Inverter Board

I know I have HDD, dead battery, there is no CD ROM made for the 750 series unless you mean pcmcia (which I do not have) I have memory, AC adapter and pretty sure I have a keyboard. I will dig the box out of the closet and let you know in the next day or so.
by hwattys
Tue Feb 26, 2019 5:36 pm
Forum: Marketplace - Forum Members only
Topic: [WANTED] vintage 750c LCD Inverter Board
Replies: 17
Views: 932

Re: [WANTED] vintage 750c LCD Inverter Board

Let me get back to you. I have a box of 750 components and I believe I have a screen inverter
by hwattys
Sun Feb 17, 2019 3:52 pm
Forum: Marketplace - Forum Members only
Topic: FS: Thinkpad 701C AMD 586 complete working
Replies: 1
Views: 460

FS: Thinkpad 701C AMD 586 complete working

The AMD machine described here: https://thinkpads.com/167/bills-butterfly-701c-collection is now complete and working. I had a local technician solder a new CMOS battery onto the lower board. Works flawlessly now. Boots to Windows with no error except I have the drive formatted FAT32 so it cannot cr...
by hwattys
Sun Feb 17, 2019 3:48 pm
Forum: Marketplace - Forum Members only
Topic: WTB 701c
Replies: 3
Views: 396

Re: WTB 701c

The AMD machine is complete. Works flawlessly now. Boots to Windows with no error except I have the drive formatted FAT32 so it cannot create a hibernation partition so you get that error at boot but easily bypassed. Not other CMOS or memory errors. Its a 586 AMD CPU at 133 mhz. 40 megs RAM. I have ...
by hwattys
Sun Feb 03, 2019 9:15 am
Forum: Marketplace - Forum Members only
Topic: WTB 701c
Replies: 3
Views: 396

Re: WTB 701c

I am having some motherboards refurbished with new CMOS batteries and will have a DX4/75 unit (my personal machine for years) and a custom AMD 586 machine for sale in about two weeks. The latter is a board and chassis I got from Bill Morrow. Not sure on pricing yet but these things ain't cheap. Part...
by hwattys
Tue Jan 15, 2019 7:21 am
Forum: Marketplace - Forum Members only
Topic: Buying parts for 701C: HDD caddy, bottom system board
Replies: 21
Views: 2357

Re: Buying parts for 701C: HDD caddy, bottom system board

badabumm: https://www.ebay.com/itm/IBM-ThinkPad-701C-701CS-Mainboard-AMD-X5-CPU-133MHz-CT-65448-GPU-80MHz/401677018894?hash=item5d85d0e70e:g:sVMAAOSwPg9cK1Hp:rk:3:pf:0 I think I found a local guy to do the soldering. I have qty. 5 dx4/75 boards and one AMD 586 133 mhz. It was my intention to offer a...
by hwattys
Fri Jan 11, 2019 9:19 am
Forum: Marketplace - Forum Members only
Topic: Buying parts for 701C: HDD caddy, bottom system board
Replies: 21
Views: 2357

Re: Buying parts for 701C: HDD caddy, bottom system board

I saw a guy on eBay selling an x586 boards for a really high price and a leather portfolio for a merely high price....badabum is his screen name I think. I have not counted for a while but believe I have maybe 5 or 6 lower planars. I am not much for soldering I used to know a guy who could do it but...
by hwattys
Thu Jan 10, 2019 7:09 am
Forum: Marketplace - Forum Members only
Topic: Buying parts for 701C: HDD caddy, bottom system board
Replies: 21
Views: 2357

Re: Buying parts for 701C: HDD caddy, bottom system board

So glad to hear of your success. I have several lower planars that I now feel its worth the effort to try soldering a new battery in place as it will revive them.
by hwattys
Mon Jan 07, 2019 9:38 pm
Forum: Marketplace - Forum Members only
Topic: LF: 90W AC adapter for T440/X240 etc.
Replies: 8
Views: 971

Re: LF: 90W AC adapter for T440/X240 etc.

Just send me a PM with the details on where these items would need to be shipped and your payment info and I will send out some paypal invoices.
by hwattys
Sun Jan 06, 2019 4:41 pm
Forum: Marketplace - Forum Members only
Topic: LF: 90W AC adapter for T440/X240 etc.
Replies: 8
Views: 971

Re: LF: 90W AC adapter for T440/X240 etc.

Any way you guys want to do it is fine. I am not sure how much newer than T440 the dock can go. As long as I get $25 and enough to cover a usps small flat rate box and a medium flat rate box I am good with it.
by hwattys
Sat Jan 05, 2019 3:05 pm
Forum: Marketplace - Forum Members only
Topic: Buying parts for 701C: HDD caddy, bottom system board
Replies: 21
Views: 2357

Re: Buying parts for 701C: HDD caddy, bottom system board

There are two batteries in addition to the main battery. One is in a plastic cover with a pigtail and is in the small compartment on the bottom in one of the corners under a removable panel. I am not 100% sure what that one does but its not the CMOS battery that is involved in the 161/163 error. Tha...
by hwattys
Wed Jan 02, 2019 2:18 pm
Forum: Marketplace - Forum Members only
Topic: [UPDATE: NOT NEEDED ANYMORE] Need mainboard for 750C, 755C, 370C ...
Replies: 2
Views: 496

Re: Need mainboard for 750C, 755C, 370C ...

I will check my stock. A couple years ago I had several 750/755/360 units all of which had bad screens and I cobbled together one working unit with the best parts but recall more than one of the motherboards worked.
by hwattys
Wed Jan 02, 2019 2:13 pm
Forum: Marketplace - Forum Members only
Topic: LF: 90W AC adapter for T440/X240 etc.
Replies: 8
Views: 971

Re: LF: 90W AC adapter for T440/X240 etc.

I've got a bunch of docking stations and adapters I was about to assemble and offer to the Forum cheap. I have a 90w rectangular yellow tip adapter and a vga dock 04W3954 for a T440p (and likely others) I would part with for $20 plus shipping from 46032. Sitting right here in my office ready to ship...
by hwattys
Wed Dec 19, 2018 11:16 am
Forum: Marketplace - Forum Members only
Topic: SOLD: T440p i7-4900MQ 16 gigs 500 gig SSD 1600 x 900
Replies: 0
Views: 740

SOLD: T440p i7-4900MQ 16 gigs 500 gig SSD 1600 x 900

For sale on eBay but I would rather sell it within the Forum if possible:

https://www.ebay.com/itm/202542532584
by hwattys
Sat Dec 15, 2018 8:07 am
Forum: Marketplace - Forum Members only
Topic: Buying parts for 701C: HDD caddy, bottom system board
Replies: 21
Views: 2357

Re: Buying parts for 701C: HDD caddy, bottom system board

It would yes....time will be set to default. You get the 161/163 first and then after it has done the memory check you get a 201 error with a memory address.
by hwattys
Wed Dec 12, 2018 11:53 am
Forum: Marketplace - Forum Members only
Topic: Buying parts for 701C: HDD caddy, bottom system board
Replies: 21
Views: 2357

Re: Buying parts for 701C: HDD caddy, bottom system board

These guys have the hard drive caddy for $10 and I can vouch for it. Made from thicker plastic than the original: https://www.drivesolutions.com/cgi/shop/bstore.cgi?command=listitems&kind=caddy&pos=0&type=itemid&itemid=cd37 The lower planar is more of a problem. I have probably 6 or so of them, all ...
by hwattys
Sat Nov 17, 2018 11:56 am
Forum: Marketplace - Forum Members only
Topic: Thinkpad 730T accessories or WTB 730T
Replies: 2
Views: 650

Re: Thinkpad 730T accessories or WTB 730T

Did not sell so inquiries to buy individual parts are welcome. Its a NOS pen/stylus, AC adapter, DRAM card, nylon slipcover, portable docking station and external floppy. I would also be interested in buying a 730T if anyone has one and I cannot sell the accessories. These are admittedly an acquired...

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