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Discussion in 'PowerPC Macs' started by Nameci, Aug 23, 2011.

  1. Nameci, Aug 23, 2011
    Last edited: Oct 6, 2011

    macrumors 68000


    Let's see who are the greatest hoarders of old macs here...

    I am too lazy to find if there is a thread already, if there is, moderators are free to merge.

    List the current macs that you have and wish list... :D

    Starting with myself;

    1. PowerMac G3 B&W 400MHz
    2. PowerMac G4 "Yikes" 450MHz
    3. PowerMac G4 1.25GHz MDD 2003
    4. PowerMac G4 1.42GHz FW800 DP
    5. PowerMac G5 2.3GHz Dual Core
    6. iMac G5 17" 2.0GHz ALS
    7. PowerBook G4 15" 1.67GHz DLSD
    8. iBook G4 12" 1.33GHz

    Wish list;

    1. PowerMac G5 Quad
    2. PowerMac Cube
    3. iMac G4
    4. iBook Clamshells, I really dig the Keylime green... girly... for my 9 y.o. daughter
    5. And of course the TAM, it really looks cool...
  2. zen.state, Aug 23, 2011
    Last edited: Aug 25, 2011

    macrumors 68020


    Past Macs that I have either sold or given away:

    -PowerBook 540c w/PowerPC 603e 117MHz upgrade
    -Performa 6400 180MHz 603ev
    -PowerMac G3 B&W 350MHz rev. 2 (later upgraded to a G4 500)
    -PowerMac G3 B&W 400MHz rev. 2 (later upgraded to a G4 600)
    -PowerMac G3 B&W 350MHz rev. 1
    -PowerMac G4 Sawtooth 500MHz
    -Mac mini G4 1.25GHz
    -MDD dual 867MHz
    -MDD dual 1.42GHz

    Current arsenal:

    -PowerMac G4 Sawtooth 1.8GHz 7448
    -PowerMac G4 Sawtooth 1.0GHz 7455 (fully functional unused parts machine)
    -PowerMac G4 Sawtooth 400MHz (fully functional unused parts machine)
  3. macrumors regular

    Current Macs:

    4 imacs,

    Power Mac G3 B&W 400mhz (I was so siked when I got this!)

    ibook G3 500mhz
  4. macrumors 6502

    I currently have the following PPC models:

    - PowerBook G4 12" 1.33
    - Dual 1.25 G4 MDD
    - 700 mhz iMac G4
    - Dual 2.5 ghz PM G5

    I would like a B&W G3 next.
  5. macrumors 68000

    Current PowerPC Macs in my Personal Collection (aka Every PPC Mac Ive ever owned):

    1. G4 PowerBook 15" 1.67Ghz Hi-Res
    2. G4 PowerBook 15" 1.67Ghz Low-Res
    3. PowerMac G4 MDD Dual 867Mhz
    4. eMac G4 700Mhz
    5. PowerMac G4 AGP 450Mhz
    6. iMac G3 500Mhz
    7. iBook G3 Clamshell 300Mhz
    8. PowerMac 7500/132
    9. PowerMac 8200/120
    10. PowerMac 8100/100
    11. PowerBook 1400/166
    12. PowerBook 1400/133

    Wish List:
    PowerMac G5 Quad
    PowerMac G5 Dual
    G4 Cube
    iMac G4
    PowerMac 9600/300MP
    PowerBook G3
    (as well as you know, every PowerPC Mac model ever made I dont already own).
  6. macrumors 6502


    What i have now :)
    PowerMac G5 Dual 1.8GHZ (June2004)
    PowerMac G3 (B&W) 450 MHZ
    PowerMac G4 MDD Dual 1GHZ
    PowerMac G4 QS 733MHZ
    iMac G4 15in 1GHZ (USB 2.0)
    iMac G3 233MHZ Rev.A
    iMac G3 DV 400MHZ (Tangerine)
    iMac G3 DV 400MHZ (LIME)
    iMac G3 DV 400MHZ (LIME #2)
    iMac G3 500MHZ (indigo)
    iMac G3 DV 400MHZ (Blueberry)
    PowerBook G4 12in 1.5GHZ

    iMac G3 600-700MHZ
    iMac G5
    PowerMac G5 Quad
    iMac G4 1.25 20in
    G4 Cube
  7. macrumors 68040


    Now I have:
    iMac G3 DV+ 450@500 MHz
    iMac G3 Snow 600@700 MHz
    eMac 1.42@1.92 GHz
    2x Cube 450@500 MHz
    MDD FW800 1.42@1.67 DP
    iBook Clamshell 366@433 MHz
    iBook Clamshell 466 SE
    Powerbook G4 17" 1.67 Low Res

    I want:
    iMac G4 20"

    I had many, many more others but not for collection purpose. Some I've kept for parts.
  8. macrumors 6502

    There you are...

    I was just talking about you. Did you need water cooling for that?
  9. macrumors 6502

    PM 7300 with 500MHz G3
    PM 9600 with 1GHz G4
    Sawtooth with single 1.6 GHz 7447
    Sawtooth with OEM dual 500 MHz
    DA with single 1.6 GHz 7447
    Quicksilver with dual 1.6 GHz 7447
    Quicksilver with OEM dual 1 GHz
    MDD with OEM dual 1.42 @ 1.5
    MDD with OEM dual 1.42
    MDD with OEM dual 1.25
    MDD with OEM dual 1.25 (parts machine, not in use)
  10. macrumors 65816


    iMac 233 Rev.A
    Sawtooth 500
    Performa 6400/20 or whatever.
  11. macrumors 6502a

    still have most of my macs, only ever lost 3 G3 iBooks due to gpu trobles

    Macmini G4 1.25Ghz
    Powermac 8600 604 250Mhz
    Powermac G3 B/W 350Mhz
    Powermac G4 Sawtooth 400Mhz
    Powermac G4 Quicksilver (2001) 1.2Ghz (Sonnet Upgrade, Orig 733Mhz)
    Powermac G5 DP 2.5Ghz
    iMac G3 Slot Loader 350Mhz
    iMac G3 Tray Loader 333Mhz (only logicboard now, turned into this)
    iBook G3 Dual USB 500Mhz
    iMac G4 700Mhz
  12. macrumors regular

    I know there is a major lack of variety here but, here it is:

    Powermac G5 DP 2.7GHz w/Panasonic LCS (Early 2005)
    Powermac G5 DP 2.7GHz w/Panasonic LCS (Early 2005)
    Powermac G5 DP 2.7GHz w/Panasonic LCS (Early 2005)
    Powermac G5 DP 2.0GHz (June 2004)
    Powermac G5 DP 2.0GHz (June 2004)
    Powermac G5 DP 2.3GHz (Early 2005)
    Powermac G5 DP 2.3GHz (Early 2005)
  13. macrumors 65816


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    My fleet:
    iBook G4
    PowerBook G3 Pismo (a really well built machine IMO)
    iBook G3 Clamshell (Blueberry)

    Any model PowerMac G4 (Zen.State has me drooling over that 7448 upgrade haha)
    iMac G4
    PowerBook G4 aluminum
    G4 Cube
  14. macrumors member


    iMac G4
    iBook G4
  15. macrumors 65816


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  16. macrumors G4

    Lord Blackadder

    I put all my Macs in storage a couple years ago, but as far as I can remember I still have

    • PowerMac 6100/66
    • PowerMac G3 266 Desktop
    • iMac G3 Rev C 266Mhz
    • iBook G3 300
    • PowerBook G4 1.33 15" (dead backlight)
    • PowerMac G4 Digital Audio (many upgrades)
    I have probably twice that number in Apple ][ and 68k machines. :eek:
  17. macrumors 6502a


    My Collection.
    400mhz Sawtooth g4
    600mhz iMac G3 (snow model)
    1.42 ghz eMac
    Dual 1.42 ghz MDD (originally the single 1.25ghz model, but I upgraded the cpu)

    Wish List.
    15" PB G4 DLSD/Hi-Res
    12" PB G4
    20" iMac g4
    G5 Quad
    Dual core 2.3ghz G5
    700mhz iMac g3 Graphite color.

  18. macrumors newbie


    my collection are :
    iMac G4 sunflower (17")
    iBook G3 Clamshell blueberry

    i want :D :

    G4 cube
    Powerbook G4 Titanium
    iMac G4 (20")
  19. macrumors 65816


    Macintosh SE
    G3 Pismo 400 Powerbook
    G3 iMac 500
    G4 400 GE PowerMac
    G4 1.42 FW800 PowerMac
  20. macrumors member

    Project Alice

    Past macs ive had:
    333mhz tray loading iMac G3
    two blueberry slot-loading 500mhz iMac G3's
    Power Macintosh 6400 233mhz

    Macs i currently own:
    1.2ghz 12in iBook G4
    500mhz 12in iBook G3
    Dual 800mhz Quick Silver Power Mac G4
  21. macrumors 603


    My first Mac was the 1.xx iBook - still works, kids surf with it.
    Second was the 1.67 PowerBook - still works great, daughter uses it.

    FWIW both have had logic board replaced.
  22. macrumors 6502

    2 more for the list, just ordered from eBay:

    iBook G3 clamshell
    PM G3 B&W
  23. macrumors 6502a

    I use 2 old ones as shelf space :)

  24. macrumors 68000


    Were those still operational?
  25. macrumors 68000


    Ok I'll play! ;) Once you eliminate my pair of Intel Macs and all the 68ks, I've got this.

    Powermac G5 Dual 2.0GHz 4GB
    PowerBook G4 12" 1.5GHz 1.25GB
    PowerBook G4 12" 867MHz 1.12GB
    Powerbook G4 Ti 867MHz 768MB
    Powerbook G4 Ti 667MHz 512MB
    iMac G3 500MHz 512MB
    B&W G3 450MHz, 1GB
    Powermac G4 Cube 500MHz, 1.5GB
    B&W G3 350MHz ovrclk from 300, 1GB
    Powermac G3 Desktop 350MHz overclk from 333MHz, 192MB
    iBook G3 Indigo 366, 576 with glowing logo
    iBook G3 Graphite 366, 320Mb
    Powermac 8600/200 upgrade to 333MHz G3 480MB
    Powermac 7600/132 256MB
    iBook G3 Blueberry 300, 192MB
    Powerbook G3 233 Wallstreet 256mb
    Performa 6400/180
    Powermac 7100/80
    Performa 6115/66

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