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[ale] For the sanity of my marriage



Yeah, I have lots of C64 cables! :)    Commodore 8-bit is my primary
collection.

/Raj

On Thu, Dec 12, 2019 at 6:47 AM Boris Borisov via Ale <ale at ale.org> wrote:

> Do you have non PC cable? I need one Commodore 64 floppy drive serial
> cable.
>
> On Thu, Nov 21, 2019 at 10:08 PM Scott Castaline via Ale <ale at ale.org>
> wrote:
>
>> I have a few boxes in the garage and most of the loose stuff upstairs in
>> the bonus room. When we first moved in this house i had planned to put
>> together a mad man's electronics lab, but then my son and his family had to
>> move in and all plans went to hell including all my savings so I no longer
>> really have much need for most of it. So it's open pickings for anyone
>> interested.
>>
>> Raj I would also be interested in donating if you could give me more info
>> on this group.
>> On 11/21/19 4:48 PM, jon.maddog.hall at gmail.com wrote:
>>
>> I have the same problem, but it goes back 50 years.  At the age of 69
>> there are only a couple years left (if that long) before I have to
>> downsize.  I saw my parents do that, and it was not pretty getting them to
>> let go.
>>
>> I found a solution to the "emotional attachment" part, which is to
>> photograph the things before I chuck or sell them.  A 2.5" disk can hold a
>> lot of pictures these days, and when that fills up a "rm -f *" takes care
>> of the rest.
>>
>> I do have some things that people might like to have, but about half of
>> it will hit the dumpster pretty soon, and I may even be able to entertain
>> again.
>>
>>
>> md
>>
>>
>> Can't help with the emotional attachment part. Still crying about tossing
>> out the first x86 I built. Can't afford therapy. Cuts into the hardware
>> budget. :-)
>>
>>
>>
>>
>> --
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>>
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