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    A blast form the past

    I have just been handed an Imac running OS 9.1 !! Apparently it had been hiding in a cupboard !!

    So my problem is what do i do with it, is there anything i can do with it ?

    Suggestions please

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    any idea on the specs of it ?

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    Door stop?

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    convert it into a fish tank?

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    Skip it, isnt worth doing anything with

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    Freecycle - I had about a dozen last year, and they all went to different places.

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    Fish tank idea is cool, if you got the time.

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    Try and get some other old stuff together and make a computer museum or something?

    I do like the fishtank idea!

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    How to Build an iMacquarium - Introduction
    Looks like a decent guide.

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    Depending on the model, you could use it for very simple net browsing, word processing etc...
    We have a couple of old slot loading iMacs and I installed OSX 10.3.9 on them.
    Fine for looking at Fronter!

    Steve

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    Thanks guys I think I'll go with the OSX 10.3.9 idea

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    Turn it into a portable toilet.

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