Special User Group Deals
Date: May, 1994
Keywords: discount discounts SMUG
Text: Special User Group Deals The Sequoia Mac Users Group often receives notification of special offers to MUG members. Some of these offers are posted on the BBS, but are again posted here to make the information available to those members who do not telecommunicate. Note to Members: if you would like more information or order forms for products listed here, contact Casey Meaden via e-mail or at 442-3520, or call the number given for the company offering the product. Whenever you call and ask for information, or order a product, specify that you are a Sequoia Macintosh User Group member. SMUG does not endorse or benefit from the following offers. The Apple Users Group Connection offers the following discounted Apple Macintosh products to MUG members. The offer is good for one calendar month only. The product listing for the month of May is as follows: M2853LL/A Performa 430 - $699.00 - 68030, 16MHz, 4MB RAM, 120 MB Hard Drive, 256 colors, 14" .39 monitor. Great for home use, light business and education. Comes with At Ease and Claris-Works. Keyboard, mouse and system software included (Modem not included). This product is refurbished with a 90-day warranty. Product in stock, but limited supply! Orders taken through May 1994, while supplies last. ($30 shipping and handling, slightly higher in AK or HI). UGCDUO PowerBook Duo 210 - $899.00 - New product, 1-year warranty! 68030, 25MHz, 4MB RAM, 80MB Hard Drive, weighs 4.2 lbs. System software included. Does not include mini-dock or floppy drive. Orders taken through May 1994, while supplies last. ($15 shipping and handling, slightly higher in AK or HI). M1345LL/A Centris 610 - $759.00 - 68040, 20MHz, 4MB RAM, 80 MB Hard Drive, PMMU chip integrated. Low cost 040 machine. PowerPC upgradable! Supports one internal half-height 5.25 inch peripheral, such as a hard disk drive, a CD-ROM drive or a magneto-optical drive. Monitor, keyboard and mouse NOT INCLUDED. Limited supply! This product is refurbished with a 90-day warranty. Orders taken through May 1994, and shipped within two weeks of order. ($15 shipping and handling, $32.25 in AK or HI). M2047LL/A Personal LaserWriter 300/Jag* II Bundle - $549.00 - 300 dpi, 4 pages per minute, 39 TrueType fonts included, QuickDraw enhanced with GrayShare, Networkable, 2MB virtual RAM buffer. Jag II gets rid of jagged edges on screen and when printing (see below for more details). This product is refurbished with a 90-day warranty. Orders will be taken through May 1994, while supplies last. (Does not include serial cable, $15 shipping and handling, slightly higher in AK or HI). UGCSupra 9600 Baud SupraFAXModem v.32 - $119.95 including cable and FAXcilitate* Software. Create custom fax cover sheets, send and receive faxes in the background. SilentAnswer* lests you receive both fax and voice calls on the same phone line. 5 year warranty! Taking orders now, shipping after April 25. Limited supply!. ($15 shipping and handling, 2-day Air, slightly higher in AK or HI). UGCDyno Dynodex v3.0 - $11.95 4.5 mice from MacUser, 1993 World Class Award. Wide range of database functions. Dialing functions, export or import to and from any database or word processor, print out pre-formed addresses for personal organizer. 3-D color interface, 22 fields (all renameable), extensive notes field, automatic caps, shorthand keys, and more! (Available now, same week shipping, $5 shipping and handling, 2-day Air, slightly higher in AK or HI). UGCJAG JAG II - Reduced price! $49.95 best previous street price $89.00! Remove jaggies and enhance your digital and printed images. This award winning graphics utility is packed with new features. Works with B&W or color images, scans and bitmapped clip art. Jag II supports TIFF, EPS, Photo CD, Photoshop, MacPaint, PICS, and QuickTime and many more. Received 4 star rating from Publish Magazine (November 1993). ($5 shipping and handling, 2-day Air, slightly higher in AK or HI). Other special deals available to User Group Members: Adobe Systems Inc., @ (800) 521-1976, offers: * Adobe Type Manager -plus 20 new typefaces- for $29 * selected typeface packages for $39. Advanced Software, @ (800) 346-5392, offers: * InTouch 2.1 -contact manager- for $35.00 * DateView 1.0 -calendar and to-do list- for $35.00 * InTouch and DateView bundled for $49.90 Aladdin Systems, @ (800) 732-8881 ext. 500, offers: * SITcomm -telecommunications software- for $49 * StuffIt Deluxe 3.0 -data compression & archiving utility- for $49 * SITcomm and StuffIt Deluxe bundled for $79.95 Alsoft, at (800) 257-6381, is offering through May 31: * MasterJuggler - provides access to unlimited numbers of fonts, DAs, F-keys, and sounds - for $14.95 (list price $49). Apple Worldwide Disabilities Solutions Group introduces its newAisle 17 -a shop-by-phone service for children and adults with disabilities and offers special pricing for product bundles. The Apple Computer Disability Solutions Store can be reached @ (800) 600-7808 or (800) 755-0601 (TTY). ASD Software, Inc., @ (909) 624-2594, offers: * FileGuard -password protection for your Macintosh- for $124.50 * FileDuo -unattended backup utility- for $74.50 * TrashGuard -renders trashed files unrecoverable- for $39.50 * ASD Trio (FileGuard, FileDuo and TrashGuard bundled) for $129.50 * WindoWatch -automatically tracks window usage- for $74.50 * Wiz Tools -a collection of System 7 enhancement utilities- for $45.00 * Wiz Tools for PowerBook -a collection of PowerBook-specific utilities- for $50.00; Include $4 per product for shipping. Callisto Corporation, @ (800) 348-5324, offers: * Super Maze Wars single user for $30, more network players $15 each * Spin Doctor for $30 * Super Mines for $20 * Callisto Office (Super Maze Wars 2-pack, Spin Doctor and Super Mines for $75; Add $6 each for shipping and handling. Casady & Greene, @ (800) 359-4920, offers: * Conflict Catcher II -accelerated for PowerMacintosh- for $39.95 * Conflict Catcher II sidegrade offer for $29.95 * Spaceway 1.1 -accelerated for PowerMacintosh- for $19.95; upgrade for $7.50 including s/h * Crystal Quest w/Critter Editor 2.2.5 -accelerated for PowerMacintosh- for $10 * Crystal Crazy 1.0.4, Glider 4.0, Mission Starlight 1.1.8, Pararena 2.0, Sky Shadow 1.9, Spaceway 2000 1.1, or ZOA -all accelerated for PowerMacintosh- for $7.50 each. Add $7.50 each for s/h. CeLAN Technology, @ (800) 27-CeLAN, offers: * Macintosh Ethernet adapters and hubs at discount prices. Cheyenne Software, at (800) 243-9462, is offering a special introductory price on their new backup software for work-group and stand-alone computers through May 31: * ARCserve for Macintosh for $125 (list price $245) for the five-user version. Dr Mac, @ (800) 825-6227, offers the following bundles: * UltraPaint, Field Assistant & Images with Impact Lite for $49. * Canvas 3.5, DeltaGraph Pro & Incredible Image Pack CD-ROM for $158. * Painter 2.0 & CalComp 6x9 Drawing Slate for $478 w/overnight delivery for $3. Farallon Computing is offering through June 30: * PhoneNet connectors - for connecting Macintosh computers, printers, servers, and Newton MessagePads using ordinary telephone wire: a Bonus Pack of three for the price of two ($69). For reseller information, call (800) 859-7761. Jambone Comics, @ (604) 739-7281, offers: * At Bat -a new interactive CD-ROM comic book about baseball- for the special introductory price of $24.95 plus $4 s/h Microsoft is offering extended services and product discounts to registered users of their products through a not-for-profit program titled ''Microsoft Plus.'' Services include phone support, the Microsoft Plus bimonthly journal and 30 days of no-charge connect time to the Microsoft Plus Forum on CompuServe. Annual membership is $39. Call (800) 999-5505 to enroll. NOW Software, Inc., @ (503) 274-2800, offers for $19.95: * Now Contact 1.1 -PowerMacintosh version single-user upgrade. Olduvai, @ (800) 548-5151, is offering through 30 June: * a ''best-of'' selection -six display fonts and 25 EPS images- from their ArtFont and ArtClips collections free of charge (except s/h). * MultiClip version 2.1.7 for $9.95 (plus s/h). Included is a MultiArt collection of clip art and sounds and an upgrade price to version 3.0 of $39.95. Science for Kids, @ (800) KSCIENCE, offers their entire line of K-8 science CD-ROM programs to User Group Technology & Teacher Trainers for $125 each: * ''Cell''ebration -a unit on cell biology * Forces & Motion -a unit to introduce the physical sciences * Simple Machines -a unit to continue the physical sciences each CD-ROM includes English and Spanish lessons for Macintosh and Windows, teacher's manual, student journal and sciencelab kit. Seven Hills Software, @ (800) 845-9528, offers through 31
May: * Gate -an adventure/arcade game- for $30 plus $3.50 s/h. * At Home -an information center for the home- $7.50 inc. s/h. Westing Software, at (800) 325-1862, is offering through May 31, their bibliography management software: * Bookends Pro 3.0 for $79 (list price $149). WordPerfect Corp., at (800) 321-4566, is offering to users of any competing product:-WordPerfect 3.0 for Macintosh for $99. SMUG assumes no responsibility with regard to the selection, performance, or use of products mentioned in this publication.
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