WTB Wanted iMac

Discussion in 'Marketplace Archive 1 (Posts count)' started by TiMacLover, Apr 20, 2002.

  1. macrumors 6502

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    I am in need of a good desktop G3, I am intersted in any iMac model for what I have below to trade.

    - Power Macinoths 9500
    - Mac SE
    - AMD 500Mhz CPU
    - 19' Monitor
    - Epson Color Printer
    - Performa 6300 with TV, modem, ethernet
     
  2. macrumors 68040

    MacAztec

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    What I have...

    I have an iMac 333MHz G3 with a 20GB HD. It is an awesome awesome machine, and I upgraded it to 288 MB of RAM. What else?

    I have a PowerBook G3 250MHz with 64MB of RAM, and a 5GB hard drive.
     
  3. thread starter macrumors 6502

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    Hey so what about all the stuff for the iMac?

    Is that the powerbook with ram trouble?
     
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    MacAztec

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    Yea, the PowerBook has one bad RAM chip.

    The iMac is a 333MHz G3 with an upgraded 20GB hardrive, and 288MB of RAM. It is the Blueberry model, or it may be bondi blue. I can't tell the difference. It has the original mouse, keyboard, and power adapter.

    It is also pre loaded with X, and runs aweseome!
     
  5. thread starter macrumors 6502

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    so you want my lot for it or some more stuff? Thanks
     
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    MacAztec

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    Hmmmm

    not sure yet, lemme think about it....
     
  7. thread starter macrumors 6502

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    Sounds really great. btw here are some specs on the mac systems.

    Power Macintosh 9500
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    PowerPC 132mhz
    112Mbs Physical RAM
    2GIG HD Loaded with Adobe Photoshop 4. Mac OS 9, and more
    4Mbs Raideon Video Card
    and all the standard ports



    Performa 6300
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    112Mhz PowerPC CPU
    2.4 Gig HD
    48 RAM
    TV Card
    Video Ports
    Modem
    Ethernet

    Mac SE
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    20Mbs HD
    System 7
    12RAM

    Thanks reply back when you thought it over.
     
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    Geert

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    I ain't trading my iMac for nothing:)
     
  9. macrumors 603

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    The only Bondi Blue iMac ever made was the 233MHz version. I have that one.

    The blueberry version was included in the 333MHz series.

    The difference is that the bondi blue has some green in it, and the blueberry, well, is blue.

    The best of luck on the trade, guys!
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    Anytime is a great time for iPod.
     
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    MacAztec

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    Ahhh...than it must be the blueberry.

    Sorry TiMacLover, but I decided not to let this puppy go. I hope you find a mac for your liking!

    BTW...check out ebay!
     
  11. thread starter macrumors 6502

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    Shux, well I just remembered That you are the one I am getting that powerbook from!
     
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    MacAztec

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    Powerbook

    You can buy the powerbook, but not the imac.
     
  13. thread starter macrumors 6502

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    Thank you soo much, you don't know how much this is helping me! I am working super hard for the money! Thanks again! Where you interested in my 512k? I never got a email response from you.
     
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    MacAztec

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    Weird...

    I sent the email! Oh well...

    I am not very interested in the 512k. I have enough computers in my collection already :D

    Anyways, the price is 200 dollars, but I need to figure out shipping.
     
  15. thread starter macrumors 6502

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    OK thats cool! I have 3 eBay auctions up right now ranking in about $75 with about 3 days left on each, trying to sell 2 computers, borrow money from my friends, and work at school by picking up trash, its $.10 a piece, so help me I will get this! Thanks again!
     
  16. thread starter macrumors 6502

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    GREAT NEWS!

    I just sold my PowerMac 9500 for $200!!!!! So this means I have the money! So he is sending the money out today and it will take 3 days to get into my my friends PayPal account, then another 3 to get the cash to me, after then I will send off to you the full $200 plus shipping, my zip is 93612. Thanks and btw did you ever find out how much RAM is working instead, and does it come with a floppy? I know about the iMac but would you sell for $$$? Thanks man a lot!
     
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    MacAztec

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    Look man...

    I really dont want this thing to be messed. I really appreciate you getting the money and all. But before we do the deal, I just want to tell you one last time about the machine.

    PowerBook (something)
    250MHz G3
    5GB HD
    64 MB of RAM
    12.1 in screen, and stuff like that
    Pretty sure it has a floppy and CD

    About the working of the computer. I am about 80 percent sure it is the RAM that is screwing with the machine. So, when you send me the money, and I send you the computer, I want to make a fair trade.

    I will give 14 days on this computer. If you can't get it to work, just send it back to me, and I will send you your money back. I just don't want to rip anyone off, cause that is screwed up.

    B.T.W- I didn't understand that last thing you said about the iMac. Can you re-phrase that?
     
  18. thread starter macrumors 6502

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    Hey its cool its nice to know there is good people like you out there! I plan on right after buying getting a 128Mb chip ram so I can have for X, thanks for the whole 2 week thing. Just woundering if you would sell your iMac for cash and how much.
     
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    MacAztec

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    Yep...

    Thats the one!

    Alright, this is the deal with the imacs. We have 3 imacs. 2 are the bondi-blue 233MHz with 96 or 160MB of RAM and 6GB HardDrives.

    I have one 333MHz with a 6GB Hardrive, 288MB of RAM, original mouse and keyboard, and it is working great. I love these machines. The 333MHz runs OS X most fluently (obviously). I would be asking about 400 for the 233 (each) and 500 for the 333MHz that is decked out with RAM.
    I am not sure if we are going to sell these though.

    Actually, you live quite close to me. I live in Palm Springs, CA. It is only about 5 hours from you, so maybe you could drive down and check it out? Its very easy to get here once you are on the I-10
     
  21. thread starter macrumors 6502

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    ehhh

    Really sorry about this but I thought the Powerbook you had was a Wallstreet model, I need a Powerbook capible of OS X, thanks though. The iMacs are a little to steep for me I am looking for a good 333Mhz at or around $300 thanks anyway sorry about that!
     
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    One more...

    We also have a PowerBook G3 500MHz running OS X right now, and I am typing on it. It is my dads, but he was talking about selling it and getting a new TiBook. Here are the specs....

    500MHz G3 Pismo
    14.1 inch LCD screen with no dead pixels
    640MB of RAM
    12GB Hardrive
    2 Power Adapters
    1 Battery
    CD/DVD drive
    Zip 100 drive
    1MB L2 Cache
    Lots n' lots of software
    Targus Notebook Case

    We would be selling it for around 1150-1250 dollars.
     
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    MacAztec

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    Ahhh....

    Also has an Airport card, which is also in use at this moment :D
     

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