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eBay watch: Risc PC upgrades and Vintage Acorn

Posted by Andrew Duffell on 12:53, 25/8/2005 | , , , , , ,
 
ebayThis is our first eBay watch for a while, and we've missed a few interesting items on the premier auction site which included a few Iyonix PCs. Currently it is rather quiet in the RISC OS quarters of eBay, perhaps due to people being away for the summer, but we've managed to find a few items of interest:

RISC OS Ltd recently stopped selling RISC OS 4.02 ROM upgrades, so the only way to get them is second hand. as28565 is selling a pair which finish in 5 days time.

batoutofhull is selling a Online Media set top box. Online Media was formed by Acorn Computers to exploit the TV STB market. The box is without a PSU and network card, but could be useful for spares.

Finally, wallace-krummel is selling a ViewFinder graphics card for the Risc PC range of computers. The card is currently at 150UKP with 15 bids and 4 days to go, and is likely to go for much more.
 

  eBay watch: Risc PC upgrades and Vintage Acorn
  pnaulls (17:29 25/8/2005)
  rich (10:39 26/8/2005)
    mavhc (15:42 5/9/2005)
 
Peter Naulls Message #93801, posted by pnaulls at 17:29, 25/8/2005
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150UKP for a basic VF? I think you'd be rather better off getting one of JK's few remaining ones.
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Richard Goodwin Message #93802, posted by rich at 10:39, 26/8/2005, in reply to message #93801
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Or if you've got one, time to stick it on eBay ;)
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Mark Scholes Message #93803, posted by mavhc at 15:42, 5/9/2005, in reply to message #93802
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RISC OS 4 Roms sold for 31ukps after 9 bids
Online Media set top box didn't sell, 0 bids
Viewfinder sold for 179ukps after 16 bids with 3 people willing to pay around 150ukps
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