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Hi mcochran 1998,

That Vic-20 was a blast. I loved the GW BASIC it came with. I went to the local electronics store and bought some magazines with a bunch of games you could type into your system. I would then modify them and it was alot of fun. Brings back some good memories.

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..One that played Raaka-Tu
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First PC i built was Athlon x2 4200 +, in my sig rig. Had windows xp 64-bit and was ~ 800 USD
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the one before this, e8400, asus p5q pro, 4gb ddr2 and a 9800gtx+
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My parents first PC, an IBM Aptiva, was what got me into computers. I was six when they got it but my dad always tells me that I didn't get into electronics until I was eight. I remember dusting the living room as a chore and ended up dusting the computer because, well there was dust in it. My dad still has pictures of me figuring out how to get the "superman" style case off of it (it didn't have a door, the top of it just lifted off of it) somewhere in storage. Since then I've always like tech stuff. I didn't build my first computer until my junior year of high school. I can't remember what all went in it, but I do remember that my case was an Asus Vento7700, awesome case.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/IBM_Aptiva
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this was my first computer when i was about 5
    
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Hmm let me think. My brother bought one and then left for University, leaving it to me. The main specifications were:

- Intel Pentium 200 MHz
- 32 MB RAM
- SVGA & 2x 3DFX Voodoo 2 8 MB in SLI
- 4.3 GB HDD
- Windows 95

I was 11 and didn't really know much beyond its basic use. I fondly remember learning a lot, though. Oh my, what a beast of a machine! tongue.gif

My brothers had a Commodore 128 before this, though. I know they've talked about others they owned before it but I'm not very sure (I was far too young - they are 12 and 15 years older than me).
    
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Old IBM 386 with a 120 MB hard drive, played the original King's Quest on DOS--those were some good times
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This big ol' bulky thing, which still runs fast today. smile.gif
     
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