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Latest catch: T23

#1 Post by wujstefan » Fri Sep 14, 2018 4:11 pm

I hate Thursdays.
And they are no better to me.

It's the time each week where all the problems come out, yet still far away from weekend.
I had a car accident on Thursday.
I have engaged on Thursday.
And much, much more.

However, this time it seemed a Thursday wanted to say "sorry for the bad times", and plopped me this machine. For ~$30.

Now I only need recovery for W2K, and a US keyboard :D

https://drive.google.com/open?id=19G9hj ... deGXVDotuh
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Re: Latest catch: T23

#2 Post by shawross » Fri Sep 14, 2018 6:45 pm

A very nice series Thinkpad in great condition. Nice change of luck. :thumbs-UP:
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Re: Latest catch: T23

#3 Post by Thinkpad4by3 » Fri Sep 14, 2018 8:11 pm

Nice find. The top lid in excellent condition.
wujstefan wrote:
Fri Sep 14, 2018 4:11 pm
I have engaged on Thursday.
Not sure why this is a bad thing on a Thursday but ok....
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Re: Latest catch: T23

#4 Post by TonyJZX » Fri Sep 14, 2018 10:55 pm

I used one of these machines for a long time as a system engineer maybe 15yrs ago?

The machine was nothing special, P3-1000, 512mb, 120gb hdd etc.

Running XP Office XP/2003 and the usual apps at the time. I think it had 2 usb over the single usb on the older units.

Also I beleive it has the S3 Savage with 8Gb? Ok gpu for 2d but didnt support widescreen.

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Re: Latest catch: T23

#5 Post by wujstefan » Wed Sep 19, 2018 7:43 am

Well the system has its flaws that need to be taken care about (RAM slot failure), but this is 15-yeaars-old piece of history after all :)

Happy to have it at my stable anyway :)
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#6 Post by MikalE » Wed Sep 19, 2018 9:46 am

It looks brand new, and a German keyboard too! Can't go wrong for €30.
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Re: Latest catch: T23

#7 Post by priono2000 » Fri Mar 08, 2019 8:37 am

look like in mint condition
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