Old mac laptops for spares...

the hatter london.pm at bang.meep.org
Wed Jan 16 23:54:30 GMT 2008

On Wed, 16 Jan 2008, Dave Hodgkinson wrote:

> Any idea what a 900MHz white iBook (in shiny new case!) with the
> obligatory motherboard video fault, and
> a 1GHZ G4 powerbook with flaky screen connection would fetch?
> Or anyone got any ideas for a use they could be put to?

The one with dodgy screen connection sounds like a good candidate for a
headless network appliancing (test box for a developer that doesn't own a
mac but writes stuff that should work on it ?), or as someone's first mac
desktop system with external KVM.

Or of the keyboards are in good condition, replacement keycaps sell for a
couple of quid per piece on ebay.

the hatter

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