Maya Training

Introduction to Hard Surface Modeling

Maya Training

Interiors and Furniture Vol 1 & 2 - Modeling & Cloth

Maya Training

Shading, Lighting and Rendering the Bedroom in MR

Maya Training

Robot volume one - Modeling with animation in mind

Maya Training

Spach-Alspaugh House the complete courseware

Maya Training

Burt The Cartoon Dinosaur Vol 01 - Modeling

New Maya Training

Robot Volume 02 - Hybrid Rigging
You are here > Home > SimplyMaya Community Forums
Loading

Welcome to Simply Maya

Please Sign in or Sign up for an account

Member Login

Lost your password?

Not a member yet? Sign Up!

Old 19-05-2003, 04:41 PM   #1
Sky_Kisser
Registered User
 
Sky_Kisser's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2003
Posts: 16
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default Silicon Graphic Station octaine 2

Silicon Graphic Station octaine 2, is it the best for 3D Animator?
By the way, anyone knows how much is it?
Sky_Kisser is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 19-05-2003, 06:08 PM   #2
Nem
Subscriber
 
Nem's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2002
Location: Faringdon, UK
Posts: 1,480
Thanks: 0
Thanked 2 Times in 2 Posts
Default

theyre a bit pointless now
they were once held in the highest regard for professional use, now they still cost a hell of a lot and cheaper macs/pc's will do the same job
__________________
- Simon

My Website: www.Glass-Prison.com
Nem is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 22-05-2003, 09:59 AM   #3
gordon7up
Registered User
 
Join Date: Jan 2003
Location: Ireland
Posts: 21
Thanks: 0
Thanked 0 Times in 0 Posts
Default

you could pick one up off ebay for £600+ (depends on processor speed, you want 300mhz+) Ive played around with SGI/irix versions on lightwave and shake and its nice but I agree nowadays you can do the same (possibly more) with a PC at a fraction of the cost (then again shake 3 has been released on mac/linux and irix only no PC version?) Maya runs nice on my laptop......
gordon7up is offline   Reply With Quote

A little bit about who we are
Links you might find useful
Catch up with SimplyMaya
SimplyMaya specialises in Maya tutorials. We offer over 1,000 individual Maya training videos, ranging from basic Maya tutorials through to intermediate Maya tutorials. Our tutorials are created by instructors with industry experience and are designed to get you up and running in Maya quickly without making it seem like hard work.

Copyright © 1999-2015 SimplyMaya - vBulletin® Copyright © 2000-2015, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.