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Yeah, PCs that you could expand to 8 PCI cards, with cases that you could expand for more drive bays. Dunno which ones you could have a CPU that's 10 times faster than the original.

PCs often don't recognise much larger RAM sticks than existed at the time, have harddrives size limitations.

6 OS upgrades in 10 years would be 3.1 to XP, AGP graphics card when there's no AGP slot, never seen that, or multiple PSUs except if you buy a case with that to start with, 16bit sound you had to add anyway and use up a PCI slot, for some reason they can't use the speaker that's already connected to the motherboard.

To get to the base just take out all the slices as 1 lump, not that hard. You can mount something in the wasted space if you're bored, harddrive say.

Most other computer case designs of the time weren't any/much better, and none would last for 10 years of upgrades

 is a RISC OS Usermavhc on 3/9/04 12:43PM
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