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Old 12 January 2007, 13:10   #1
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The Walker

A page about the Amiga Walker... Owned by a guy from Northern Ireland

http://www.blachford.info/computer/walker/walker.html

Its a good read.
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Old 12 January 2007, 13:21   #2
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I think the look of the walker is horrible!
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Old 12 January 2007, 13:22   #3
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Yes your right it is awful looking!

There is a link there to a spoof Walker FAQ, http://www.blachford.info/computer/w...FAQ_3_1415.txt
it likens it to a new Hoover

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Old 12 January 2007, 13:33   #4
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I love it. Really!
Great design.
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Old 12 January 2007, 13:46   #5
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half of big & fat beetle
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Old 12 January 2007, 14:03   #6
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Needs black drives, could hae been a very cool piece of kit, a precursor to all the all the micro atx media centre things you see now.
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Old 12 January 2007, 14:19   #7
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Mick_AKA you are right, black drives would have helped..... it to look more like a Hoover!
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Old 12 January 2007, 14:26   #8
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it's a poo design
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Old 12 January 2007, 14:29   #9
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Pfff, philistines.
I reckon black drives, a DVD decoder and USB and I would buy one!
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I reckon a re-design and I would

I'd like something under my TV to use as a proper multimedia center
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The walker was also to be sold as a board for housing in a case of your choice...
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They tried to sell a 68030 in 1995? Gosh. Wonder what they used to think with instead of a brain.
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Old 13 January 2007, 02:20   #13
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We got our Macintosh Colour Classic II in 1995, that was a 68030 and it was awesome!
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Old 13 January 2007, 08:13   #14
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Old 13 January 2007, 13:44   #15
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We got our Macintosh Colour Classic II in 1995, that was a 68030 and it was awesome!
Hehe, 95, windows 95, around when the p90 where out, pPro released in November and every printserver in our school had a hidden descent partition

Now I know there those horrible G3 macs came from... another amiga ripoff

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