On Sat, Mar 10, 2018 at 12:58:52AM +0000, PhreakShow Telephone Company via
> I won an auction down at Indiana University for an SGI Origin 2000 System
> and 19 racks.
19 racks! Quite a few.
> Trip was an adventure. Rented a 26ft Penske Truck which was a junkheap in
> itself. Off we went. My gf and her best friend went along and had a blast.
> 7 Hour drive down from Michigan to Bloomington Indiana. In a rainstorm at
> dark. Waffle House outside of Indianapolis made for a very nice night.
Sounds like a great roadtrip
> Got loaded up 9am yesterday morning. And headed home.
> Here are pics of the SGIs. And my gf's find an IBM Selectric II. Shes a
> typewriter lover.
Looks like you have two CPU modules and one graphics module. Not a bad
> Plan now is to start rounding up parts to fix it. It seems mostly cosmetic.
> Goal is to have it fully operational by VCFMW.
That would be cool, do you know of nekochan.net? It's a fairly active
SGI forum with several Origin/Onyx owners (myself included)
> Eventually this belongs on display somewhere. I plan to get an inventory
> of everything this week. and Im looking for any extra parts that anyone
> has for this.
Anything in particular? Looks like you have enough to get a system going.