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by wrecksan
Wed Aug 15, 2018 10:29 am
Forum: HARDWARE DISCUSSIONS
Topic: Help with identifying mobo
Replies: 6
Views: 1157

Re: Help with identifying mobo

rubber_jonnie wrote:
Tue Jul 31, 2018 2:51 pm
What, you don't have a room in your house that's dedicated to Ataris?
Yet. I don't have a room dedicated to Ataris yet. :lol:
by wrecksan
Tue Jul 31, 2018 2:45 pm
Forum: HARDWARE DISCUSSIONS
Topic: Help with identifying mobo
Replies: 6
Views: 1157

Re: Help with identifying mobo

That actually looks to be 2 totally different motherboards ? CPU under the drive, then CPU not under the drive... I promise it is the same board, I just tilted the camera left and down a bit. It seems to be one of these: https://www.exxoshost.co.uk/forum/viewtopic.php?t=749 You can see C103175 prin...
by wrecksan
Tue Jul 31, 2018 11:37 am
Forum: HARDWARE DISCUSSIONS
Topic: Help with identifying mobo
Replies: 6
Views: 1157

Help with identifying mobo

Hi all, apologies for my ignorance but I was wondering if it is possible to identify via these 2 (awkward) pictures, if I have the type of motherboard that can be upgraded to 4mb ram or not. I know the pics are horrible, but I'm a bit reluctant to pull the entire thing apart without knowing much abo...
by wrecksan
Mon Jul 09, 2018 2:57 pm
Forum: SHOW US YOUR COLLECTIONS
Topic: My workshop
Replies: 16
Views: 3531

Re: My workshop

exxos wrote:
Sun Aug 27, 2017 5:54 pm
Though I have moved about 20 machines to my girlfriend flat, so de-cluttering slowly ;)
:lol: cluttering hers instead, that's fantastic.
by wrecksan
Mon Jul 09, 2018 2:22 pm
Forum: INTRODUCE YOURSELF
Topic: Greetings from Newcastle upon Tyne
Replies: 5
Views: 1086

Re: Greetings from Newcastle upon Tyne

alienkidmj12 wrote:
Mon Jul 09, 2018 2:06 pm
hi, im also from ashington, northumberland
Hey that's very close! Once I have the Atari up and running we should play together sometime!
by wrecksan
Mon Jul 09, 2018 2:17 pm
Forum: INTRODUCE YOURSELF
Topic: Greetings from Newcastle upon Tyne
Replies: 5
Views: 1086

Re: Greetings from Newcastle upon Tyne

Thanks for the replies! Some games needs 1MB. Though if you are running from hard drive then you will need more RAM (4MB max possible). Some games may not run with more than 1MB. Though these are being fixed and adapted to correct those issues. That's good to know, I'll look around to see which game...
by wrecksan
Sun Jul 08, 2018 6:00 pm
Forum: INTRODUCE YOURSELF
Topic: Greetings from Newcastle upon Tyne
Replies: 5
Views: 1086

Greetings from Newcastle upon Tyne

Hi everyone, thanks for having me. I've always had a passing interest in retro gaming and an opportunity came up for me to purchase an Atari 520 STFM. Since that has happened I'm looking to educate myself more on the system, and ways to possibly improve it (as the 'not enough memory' error due to wh...