Subject: Re: Alpha stuff for free
To: Bryan Vyhmeister <>
From: Dave McGuire <>
List: port-alpha
Date: 09/09/2003 13:20:48
On Tuesday, September 9, 2003, at 01:00 PM, Bryan Vyhmeister wrote:
>>    The AS4100 uses AS4100 RAM boards...not SIMMs or DIMMs of any kind.
>> They're installed in pairs.  Due to their relatively young age, these
>> boards are very easy to find from vendors in various capacities, but
>> they typically cost thousands of dollars.  If you're shopping for an
>> AS4100 (and I wholeheartedly recommend them if you want a high-end
>> machine) it's best to find one with RAM.
> I just picked up an AS4100 on eBay with 256 MB of RAM. I was just 
> hoping
> to upgrade it. I did find an upgrade on eBay that was either 2 GB of 4
> GB of RAM (I can't remember or find it now) but it was starting at
> $1800!! That is way more than I payed for the machine. Thank you for
> your help.

   Well...that's what people are paying from vendors...Remember, AS4100s 
aren't exactly old decrepit machines.


Dave McGuire                 "You don't have Vaseline in Canada?"
St. Petersburg, FL                     -Bill Bradford