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I was wondering if anyone knows if any of the current models of wireless cards will work on a Powerbook G3 Lombards PCMCIA slot, preferably in OS 9. Or whether the USB can be used for wireless internet.

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Any standard airport card should work, such as the one that fits in almost all iBooks, powerbook g3s and early powerbook g4s

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I've looked at that, and the Pismo is the first powerbook to support the airport card. The lombard does not support it unfortunately.
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I don't remember for sure but a Wavelan Silver or Gold might work. That card is great for a hack to use in a Clamshell or slot-load iMac (with an adapter), for example.

Off-topic hack links http://geektechnique.org/projectlab/...t-old-ibook%5C
http://geektechnique.org/projectlab/...emate-wireless

That's what the card looks like, they're on eBay for about $10-20 but sometimes Craigslist will have an airport card for around $30.
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