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Named for the tiny fox demon from Inuyasha.
I got this circa 2007, from a local legal advisor that was clearing out unwanted equipment. They had a whole out-of-order bathroom piled near waist-deep with old stuff. Most of the good stuff was gone, but I spotted this tucked under a sink.
This is currently the only computer I've ever overclocked. It has a jumper for 25MHz or 33MHz, and allegedly there was an identical 33MHz model. I had an old game that ran a bit slow, so I switched the jumper, and it's been fine ever since. I got a bunch of old ram from my Computer Repair instructor on the condition that I only keep what I use, and I was able to find enough working ones to make up 16MB.
The motherboard has two battery connections for some reason: one was a soldered-on coin cell, the other takes a kind of battery that was common in wireless phones. When I got it, the coin-cell was dead, so I installed the other battery. That battery lasted until November 2020, and started forming crystals on the oustside as soon as it died. Fortunately, it was positioned away from the motherboard. I cleaned up after it and installed a coin-cell holder in place of the original battery.
The original floppy drive has developed a fault where it continuously seeks back and forth on power-up. It started doing that intermittently a few years after I got it, then started doing it all the time several years later. It only does about 50% of the time when run with the lid off hanging out of another computer, but I'm not sure how that factors in.
|OS||Windows 3.11, DOS 6.00|
|CPU||25MHz 486SX (overclocked to 33MHz)|
|RAM||4MB onboard, 2x8MB 30 pin SIMMs : 20MB total|
|Internal Storage||Non-LBA IDE, 200MB HDD, CHS 683/16/38|
|Removable Storage||High-Density Floppy|
|Audio||Creative SoundBlaster Pro 2|
|Network||Integrated Fax Modem, Kingston EtherNIC 10BaseT Card|