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    AndyO replied to the thread Andy’s PowerBook Problem.
    I've experienced really variable keyboards on my 100-series 'Books, the 180 and parts-165 being rather stiff in particular, but the 145B...
  • AndyO
    AndyO replied to the thread Andy’s PowerBook Problem.
    I don't disagree with your thoughts at all - design and appreciation are wholly personal things. For me, I look at the odd little...
  • AndyO
    AndyO replied to the thread Andy’s PowerBook Problem.
    I find it really funny that everyone else likes the 500-series and dislikes the 190/5300. I guess that is good for me, since otherwise I...
  • AndyO
    AndyO replied to the thread Andy’s PowerBook Problem.
    Its been running for an hour or so and doesn't seem at all unhappy, though I'd be an idiot to think I could trust it to boot up again...
  • AndyO
    AndyO replied to the thread Andy’s PowerBook Problem.
    OK... for no reason other than @3lectr1cPPC posting about his Thinkpad that resurrected itself, I powered up the 540c I murdered in...
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    AndyO replied to the thread Andy’s PowerBook Problem.
    OMG!!!
  • AndyO
    AndyO replied to the thread Andy’s PowerBook Problem.
    The $47 520c finally arrived. I find it really frustrating when a seller posts that it has shipped, and then it just sits, with tracking...
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    AndyO replied to the thread Andy’s PowerBook Problem.
    A bit of not-untypical intellectual property theft if I had to put a label on it. The fact it doesn't push totally in to the power...
  • AndyO
    AndyO replied to the thread Andy’s PowerBook Problem.
    For curiosity sake, this is the power supply I bought for the 5300 from 'uspoweradapter.com' ($21 inc shipping). Oddly, this isn't the...
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  • AndyO
    AndyO replied to the thread My 3lectr1cal Conquests!.
    They certainly do, but it's great to see a good one!!
  • AndyO
    AndyO replied to the thread My 3lectr1cal Conquests!.
    Oh my!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! I love my 17-inch, though it's just plain ordinary by comparison. My only complaint about these models is...
  • AndyO
    AndyO replied to the thread Andy’s PowerBook Problem.
    I do like that idea! Not seen many 'c' units, but having (briefly) had a working 540c, I do like the active matrix screen at that...
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    AndyO replied to the thread Andy’s PowerBook Problem.
    There was this PowerBook 190cs. It was being sold as 'parts only', but looked in pretty good condition, and I thought it would be good...
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  • AndyO
    AndyO replied to the thread Oops...I did it again....
    I feel your pain! I told myself I had enough PowerBooks - in fact more than enough. Too many to use, too many to find places to store...
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    AndyO replied to the thread Andy’s PowerBook Problem.
    I think this will actually grow on me a bit now!
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