Kaypro 2000 charging

Bill Degnan billdegnan at gmail.com
Mon May 21 12:52:16 CDT 2018

catching up late to this thread...what is the power supply rating for a
2000, and if it's dead will removing the battery allow a person to fire it
up or do you have to have a working battery to apply power?  I forgot I
have one of these buried in my laptop shelf.

On Mon, May 21, 2018 at 1:30 PM, Robert Feldman via cctalk <
cctalk at classiccmp.org> wrote:

> Message: 20
> Date: Wed, 16 May 2018 20:40:04 -0700 (PDT)
> From: Fred Cisin <cisin at xenosoft.com>
> <snip>
> >I remember an interview with Lee Felsenstein, in which he was asked how
> >much a battery power unit for the upcoming Osborne would weigh.  He
> >reponded that the external DC connection was currently for use with a car.
> >(Lee was driving a Honda Accord).
> Sorry for the late reply, but I was travelling and needed to dig out the
> unit.
> The lead-acid battery for the Osborne Powr-Pak(tm) I own weighs 3.59 kg.
> Bob

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