[fwd] Re: Your Advice: Low Grade/Cost Server Parts

Neil Ford neil at ourshack.com
Fri Sep 28 09:59:38 BST 2001


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Date: Fri, 28 Sep 2001 07:52:07 +0100
From: Neil Ford <neil at ourshack.com>
To: Aled Morris <aledm at qix.co.uk>
Subject: Re: Your Advice: Low Grade/Cost Server Parts

On Thu, Sep 27, 2001 at 08:47:29PM +0100, Aled Morris wrote:
> 
> Even the big well known companies are offering good deals, I was thinking
> of replacing my aging home PC with one from Watford Electronics
> (www.watford.co.uk)  Here's an extract from their advert:
> 
> Celeron 800, MSi motherboard, 128MB PC133 RAM, video and sound onboard,
> 52x CD-ROM, V.92 modem (presumably useless), 10/100 Ethernet, 200W PSU
> mini tower case, floppy disk drive, 20GB HDD (presumably 5200rpm)
> 
> All that for £255.28 + VAT and you get a year's on-site warranty.
> 
> I have no relationship with Watford, and I'd welcome any comments others
> might have if you have shopped with them (good?  bad?) before I send off
> my money!
> 
Don't know if this is a good or bad point but Watford Electronics have been 
bought by Argos... I understand they also now own Jungle.com.

Neil.

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Neil C. Ford
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