drew einhorn drew.einhorn at
Mon Nov 20 20:02:07 UTC 2006

I work with an non-profit that is funded by the lab, mid and high school students
do year long computational science projects.

This is just stuff they are throwing away.  Had to let the
monitors dry out.  They were shrink wrapped on pallets.
Sitting outside in the rain.

We are drifting way off topic for this list.

On 11/20/06, Gabriel Dragffy <dragffy at> wrote:
> On Mon, 2006-11-20 at 12:17 -0700, drew einhorn wrote:
> > I just refurbished my first batch of 90 surplus computers from one
> > of the national laboratories, and donated them to schools.
> >
> > It's amazing what they don't want anymore.
> > Best box of the lot was either the 3.4 GHz P4 w/ 1GB ram,
> > or the dual processor 2.4 GHz Xeons w/ 2GB ram.
> Wow! That's incredible!
> How on Earth do you get them to give you the computers - just ask nicely
> with puppy-eyes??
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