Quad-Core AMD 2.5GHz Computer Available

Update 2016-04-25 This PC has now been spoken for.

Adult Life Training updated its maintenance computer to match the lab equipment. As a result we have one NICE quad-core AMD 2.5GiHZ machine available on a first come basis. Parts in the machine are about $300 used. Selling price $200. Proceeds go to the Public Charities’ operations (milk, coffee, toner cartridges, etc.) Details below.


Ramsey Financial Peace Classes

01-everydollar-headerRamsey financial literacy class lesson #1 to start Monday at 11:00 at Adult Life Training, Inc., 3301 E Coliseum Blvd, Fort Wayne, IN 46805. 260.432.0014 x128. No cost to attend, and official Membership Kits are available on-line for those who want them. To enroll use the link http://www.daveramsey.com/fpu/locations/class/1018109.
On going class with Fort Wayne Housing Authority use the link http://www.daveramsey.com/fpu/locations/class/1017106 to join. Membership kits can also be purchased from Ramsey for this class, if so desired. A family only needs one membership kit for all family members to share together. Membership kits are helpful but completely optional — you may attend class without a kit.

Build Out: Computer Lab

DSCN3516I always share our build out, complete with the details of the buys, when we upgrade our lab computers. This January we received a grant from Three Rivers Federal Credit Union that facilitated replacing our 2003 vintage PCs with modern equipment to position us (hopefully) for the next decade. This build was excellent and has provoked many compliments along with requests for details on how to replicate our build at other agencies and private homes.

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Details of The Lab Build

DSCN3506To buy a full system from scratch, including screen & UPS, $596.84. System stats are 6-Core AMD CPU at 4GHz, 8GB RAM, 250GB SSD Fixed Drive, DVD, Top of the line solid gamer’s case with three silent 120mm fans and USB 3.0 & ESATA connectors, 500W P/S, Logitech Keyboard / Mouse, and UPS. If you have a usable case, P/S, keyboard, mouse, UPS, DVD, the MB, CPU, RAM, SSD comes to $266.19, or $199.70 without the SSD.

Details with links to individual item prices and item details on the web sites where we bought ours, coming tomorrow! Stay tuned!