Blonde Guy

Refurbished OS/2 Computer

preloaded with eComStation 1.2R


This is a used computer with eComStation 1.2R installed and configured. I used this computer in my business for many years. I originally built it in 1999. It was used by Serenity Systems to demonstrate the eCS 1.0 beta. Sound, USB and wired network work. Lots of useful OS/2 software is installed.


Physical Dimensions

Height: 14 1/4 inches
Width: 9 1/2 inches
Depth: 19 inches
Weight: 28 lbs

Power Consumption

Power consumption is 72 Watts, measured with the computer booted to the desktop. This computer also consumes 3 Watts if it's plugged in, but switched off.

Disk Layout

The disk is partitioned to provide two bootable partitions, one for normal use and one for maintenance use. Applications and user data are stored on JFS formatted partitions in order to provide maximum performance. eComStation and Maintenance are stored on HPFS formatted partitions for maximum reliability.

Volume NameDisk FormatDrive LetterVolume Size
Boot Manager--7 MB
eComStation HPFSC:1004 MB
MaintenanceHPFSE:1004 MB
ProgramsJFSF:3998 MB
DataJFSD:33,241 MB

USB Capabilities

This computer has been tested with the following USB peripherals:

Kingston 256 MB memory key
PNY 512 MB memory key
Kingston 1 GB memory key
Seagate 300 GB external hard drive
Lexar 256 MB MP3 player
Nikon Coolpix 4600 camera
Canon A70 camera


Power Switch is sticky
FOUNDx dirs on C:

Not Included

None of the following items are included: monitor, keyboard, mouse, speakers, ethernet cable, printer cable, USB cable. If you need any of these contact Blonde Guy for a quote.


SysBench 0.9.5 benchmarks for this computer. You can download SysBench 0.9.5 here:

CpuI-marks 639.552
CpuF-marks 36.059
Dive-marks 163.472
PM-marks 51.896
DiskIO-marks 106.418
File I/O-marks 18541.138
Memory-marks 1520.026
Simultaneous I/O-marks22.468


To buy this computer, fill out an order form and submit it to Blonde Guy. Blonde Guy will review your order and send you an invoice, payable using PayPal or any major credit card. This computer is in stock, and will ship immediately after the invoice is paid. When the computer ships, you will receive an e-mail with a tracking number to track your shipment.

The final price of the computer depends on tax, shipping and discounts for user-supplied software and support licenses.

Base price: $100.

Last Modified: 11 Dec 2008
Graphics by Colorful Language
Copyright 2008 by Blonde Guy