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    I am already a member of Freecycle and will consider this - I have found homes for about 60 old computers (no sensitive data - hard drives reformatted) using it.
    I just thought someone might have a good idea or two.

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    Quote Originally Posted by dwimorberg View Post
    Have you tried your local Freecycle group? If you google [your area] Freecycle you'll probably find there's one to join, and then you can offer the projectors and request other stuff you might want. People will come and collect, and you'd be amazed at what people will take from you (and what they'll offer too). I got rid of a load of OHPs that way.
    Another vote for freecycle. and we get all the VHS players we need by putting in a Wanted ad.

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    Quote Originally Posted by witch View Post
    Postage would be quite a lot as they are very heavy - not cost effective, I wouldn't have said.
    I can ask the Bursar if it'd be possible for us to come and pick them up in the minibus at some point.

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    We plan to sell ours off to teachers at some point at around 25 a pop. Most have some life left in them - maybe 50 to 100 hours, which will give some good dvd watching time (which is what I use one of them for at the mo!)

    Might get them to sign a sheet agreeing to weee them when they die though, from above comments.

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