New Mac dad here. I'm in the South Bay Area, where there's a lot of Apple activity in Cupertino's backyard. Previously, I collected Newtons but this Marchintosh, I got bit by the Compact Mac bug. Was able to pick up a gorgeous SE in local Los Gatos for a song from its late owner's sibling. Was unable to boot, but I suspected the SCSI drive had gone bad...I was right! Thanks to Rescue My Classic Mac, I had replica boot media in under a week and now it's up and running.
This SE was born in '87 in nearby Fremont, has the original terrible squirrel cage fan (anyone have