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The PowerCenter 150 Mac Clone

This is about the PowerCenter 150 Macintosh clone, built by the Power Computing Corporation. The PowerCenter series of Mac clones were 604 based computers running from 120 to 180mhz. PowerCenters were available in three styles: a standard desktop model, low … Continue reading

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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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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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The Macintosh SE

The Macintosh SE computer was introduced by Apple in 1987. It turned out to be one of the most popular black and white Macintoshes ever. In the “olden days” of 1988, I worked at an ad agency where we used … Continue reading

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