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by zack4mac
Fri Jun 28, 2019 3:34 pm
Forum: CHAT FORUM
Topic: Tips on downsizing selling my computer collection?
Replies: 5
Views: 302

Tips on downsizing selling my computer collection?

Hi I am making plans to downsize and I have too much stuff! With this in mind do people still get together at reto computer meets to buy and sell old equipment! I know I could use eVBay but it unfairly favours the buyer this atracting the dishonest. I have tried joining ebid but gave up on the 4th d...
by zack4mac
Tue Apr 23, 2019 6:24 pm
Forum: CHAT FORUM
Topic: Practical Electronics magazines free to collect
Replies: 0
Views: 138

Practical Electronics magazines free to collect

I have some copies about 20-40 approx 60s-70s of Practical Electronics. I think there might be some Sinclair related items have not got time to check, if anyone is interested I am willing to post at cost.
by zack4mac
Fri Apr 19, 2019 8:51 pm
Forum: CHAT FORUM
Topic: Commodore 64 PSU
Replies: 4
Views: 240

Re: Commodore 64 PSU

Thank you so much Exxos, now I can make a start, I have that much stuff I cant remember what colour carpet I have!
:lol:
by zack4mac
Fri Apr 19, 2019 6:57 pm
Forum: CHAT FORUM
Topic: Commodore 64 PSU
Replies: 4
Views: 240

Re: Commodore 64 PSU

cpsucir2.jpg Thanks Exxos, I found this diagrams, I just want to make sure I do it correct! 5v DC 1.7A / 9v AC 1A 18VA. 18 is before the amp is split? I'm a little wary of AC although less chance of sticking! I will probably use an old female connector to ensure no arcs. These were horrible things ...
by zack4mac
Fri Apr 19, 2019 4:10 pm
Forum: CHAT FORUM
Topic: Commodore 64 PSU
Replies: 4
Views: 240

Commodore 64 PSU

I know it's not a Commodore 64 forum but if you dont ask? I have quite a collection of old C64 psu's that I dont use and are in the way, I dont want to just throw them away but I dont want to offload them on someone on EvBay with the risk of damaging their machine. I have always been a bit cautious ...
by zack4mac
Wed Apr 17, 2019 7:25 pm
Forum: CHAT FORUM
Topic: Recommend your good YouTube channels
Replies: 12
Views: 543

Re: Recommend your good YouTube channels

I agree with RJ that the 8 bit guy is great but can be monotone, he always reminds me of a certain character from the Simpsons can you guess which one? But in fairness seems a genuine guy! I have a similar issue with explaining computers but again seems a decent bloke! When all said and dome I think...
by zack4mac
Wed Apr 17, 2019 9:17 am
Forum: 8 BIT CORNER
Topic: 2600 Composite mod
Replies: 109
Views: 10435

Re: 2600 Composite mod

I have just bought set of boards for composite mod but look nothing like this,
using
3.3K , 2.2K resistor and 2N3904
nothings ever simple! :?:
by zack4mac
Wed Apr 17, 2019 8:34 am
Forum: CHAT FORUM
Topic: Recommend your good YouTube channels
Replies: 12
Views: 543

Re: Recommend your good YouTube channels

Colinfurze what a life he leads not bad for a plumber! :shock: just took a look at Hacksmith IRONMAN
by zack4mac
Tue Apr 16, 2019 10:26 pm
Forum: MEMBER BLOGS
Topic: FMNs blog / the latest things hes briken(fixed)
Replies: 71
Views: 3319

Re: FMNs blog / the latest things hes briken(fixed)

I like the location of the SD card device, super duper :thumbup:
by zack4mac
Tue Apr 16, 2019 9:08 pm
Forum: CHAT FORUM
Topic: Recommend your good YouTube channels
Replies: 12
Views: 543

Re: Recommend your good YouTube channels

Thanks for reminding me, one of the first videos I watched Gadget put together a 16mhz ST booster and then I think he fitted one of yours :thumbup: