Bay Area: IBM 4341 and HP3000

Guy Sotomayor ggs at
Sun Jan 11 11:49:19 CST 2015

On 1/11/15 9:29 AM, William Donzelli wrote:
>> Seems to me as several have viewed and walked away the price should be coming down not going up. I also bet the important things such as the MAPS and Hardware manuals are missing, He might have tape drives but does he have any tapes?
> Or the IMPL floppies for the 4341 or the 3830, for that matter.
> Originals are *required* or there will be no fun, as I think they are
> serial numbered to the specific machines. I do not know about the
> 4341, but don't think that you can just rewrite the IMPL to a new disk
> for the 3830, as it is one of those first generation 8 inch types.

Yea, that was one of the things that I specifically asked about and all 
I got was a blank stare.

The reality is that if someone *really* needed some of the parts it 
might be worth it depending
upon how much you really had to spend.

What killed it for me was the fact that everything was buried and it 
would have taken at least
3-4 hours of digging (with a number of people...I wasn't going to be 
able to move some of
the piled up junk by myself) just to figure out what was actually 
there.  I might have felt
differently if the 4341, etc were in better condition (from at least 
what I could see).  But given
the condition and not knowing what else was there it was really a 

TTFN - Guy

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