Category Archives: Vintage Macs

Steve Jobs: 1955 – 2011

Forever Steve, Forever Apple. Thank You. Apple Store Ala Moana. The light is off. Photo by Ryan Ozawa. http://www.apple.com

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Macintosh Centris 650

After my Quadra 610 died in 2002, I put myself in the marketplace for another 68040 based Macintosh. After checking the classified ads several times, I was lucky enough to find a Centris 650 which the owner let go for … Continue reading

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Macintosh Quadra 610

I bought a used Apple Macintosh Quadra 610 computer for $80 in the year 2000. This was a computer that Apple first introduced as the Centris 610 in 1993. It was later renamed the Quadra 610 and shipped with a … Continue reading

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Macintosh IIsi

Originally posted to my Macintosh website at headgap.com. I bought my first Apple Macintosh IIsi in the summer of 1992. It cost a whopping $3,000+ dollars and came with only the CPU and a mouse. The keyboard and 15 inch … Continue reading

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The Macintosh II

For a few years, back in the early part of 2000 I think, someone gave me a big, old hulk of a computer, a Macintosh II. This was the first modular Macintosh made by Apple and it was huge. The … Continue reading

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