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Computer
My wife and I have been talking about upgrading our computer, so she was anxious for me to finish and enthusiastic about getting a new computer.  We decided the old computer would go in the arcade machine.  It was a 6 year old Packard Bell legend 406, desktop model.  Here are the specs on it:

Originally.......                

CPU
75 MHz
Hard Drive
850 MB
RAM
16 MB
Modem
14.4kps
Video
factory
Don't laugh it was state of the art when we purchased it.





After Upgrade.........

CPU
450 K6-2amd
Hard Drive
13 gig + 850 MB
RAM
128 MB
Modem
56.6kps
Video
ATI All in Wonder
Upgraded throughout the years.  Used powerleap for processor, good company.






AFTER 2nd UPGRADE!!!!!       

CPU
2.4 Ghz Pentium
Hard Drive
80 gig Western Digital
RAM
512 MB
Modem
Cable
Video
ATI All in Wonder
Now we are cooking!  Purchased a biostar motherboard, with a 2.4 Ghz Pentium processor, with case and power supply for $165 delivered, on EBAY.  I purchased and installed an 80 gig, Western Digital hard drive, 48 CD-RW , and the 512 RAM module for another $189.  Loaded windows 98, and Shazam, a lightning fast arcade machine for under $400!