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begin Rick Moen <rick@linuxmafia.com> 
> Quoting Rod Roark (rod@sunsetsystems.com):
> 
> > So price it out, already.  With specific references to sources, 
> > please. 
> 
> I'm sorry, but now you seem to think I'm your private gratis research
> service, in which assumption you're profoundly in error.
 

> But I'll tell you what:  If you honestly don't believe me that I can 
> tell you where to find reasonable-quality $165 *RETAIL* (new)
> current-production SCSI hard drives, I'll be glad to tell you where.
> All _you_ have to do is tell me you'll send $20 for the information.

pricewatch seems to indicate that $165 will get you about 48 GB
(seagate).

a similarly priced IDE drive (maxtor) will get you about 140 GB - 150 GB.

i'm not sure that 48GB will fit all my pr0n and mp3's.   ;-)

> Cheers,            There are only 10 types of people in this world -- 
> Rick Moen          those who understand binary arithmetic and those who don't.

btw, that's the *coolest* sig i've seen in a long time.  :-)

pete

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