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by Atarian Computing
Thu Jul 11, 2019 6:38 pm
Forum: HARDWARE ISSUES
Topic: Plastic yellowing: Light + heat?
Replies: 10
Views: 230

Re: Plastic yellowing: Light + heat?

As with any chemical reaction, heat always plays a crucial part.
by Atarian Computing
Mon May 20, 2019 7:00 pm
Forum: MEMBER BLOGS
Topic: exxos blog - random goings on
Replies: 360
Views: 12949

Re: exxos blog - random goings on

exxos wrote:
Mon May 20, 2019 6:21 pm
Solder blowing :)
#shackycam
Whoa! Cool. What is that device?
by Atarian Computing
Mon May 20, 2019 10:50 am
Forum: ELECTRONICS
Topic: Extending a AAA-size battery with a solid block of copper?
Replies: 7
Views: 599

Re: Extending a AAA-size battery with a solid block of copper?

exxos wrote:
Mon May 20, 2019 10:38 am
"trust fire" :lol:

Well if it works..
They say it works fine. But there's no problem here? I would imagine that there is a point where it gets ridiculous though. I mean, a 1m3 huge copper block wouldn't work, right?
by Atarian Computing
Mon May 20, 2019 10:18 am
Forum: ELECTRONICS
Topic: Extending a AAA-size battery with a solid block of copper?
Replies: 7
Views: 599

Extending a AAA-size battery with a solid block of copper?

So I'm also a fanatic MiniDisc user and one of the issues we face are obsolete Li-Ion batteries. NOS-batteries are already dead as they are over 10-years old. So someone came up with this solution, which was to use a much shorter, still manufactured, 10440 Li-Ion battery. This feels wrong for some r...
by Atarian Computing
Wed May 01, 2019 4:22 pm
Forum: INTRODUCE YOURSELF
Topic: Hello from Finland
Replies: 4
Views: 270

Re: Hello from Finland

Tervetuloa
by Atarian Computing
Tue Apr 23, 2019 4:27 pm
Forum: HARDWARE DISCUSSIONS
Topic: 16BIT ROM CART THOUGHTS
Replies: 139
Views: 14661

Re: 16BIT ROM CART THOUGHTS

Make sure your image is 300dpi if you're printing stickers.
by Atarian Computing
Wed Apr 17, 2019 11:05 am
Forum: CHAT FORUM
Topic: Recommend your good YouTube channels
Replies: 12
Views: 538

Re: Recommend your good YouTube channels

Louis Rossmann is my fav. I've learnt alot from him over the years: https://www.youtube.com/user/rossmanngroup

backofficeshow has some Atari ST content: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCdCDj4 ... vVCeJ1KgXA
by Atarian Computing
Wed Apr 10, 2019 4:47 pm
Forum: RAM UPGRADES
Topic: FRAM 8MB Upgrade Alternate Ram ...
Replies: 21
Views: 2809

Re: FRAM 8MB Upgrade Alternate Ram ...

Just so I am clear, Alt Ram, or fast ram is TT ram? or no? I am interested in a ram upgrade for my MegaSTE that brings me TT ram.. aka a TOTAL available ram so I can run Mint etc.. James Strictly speaking Fast-Ram is TT-Ram, which Alt-Ram is not. But Alt-Ram will allow for a basic SpareMiNT install...
by Atarian Computing
Sun Mar 17, 2019 1:39 pm
Forum: HARDWARE DISCUSSIONS
Topic: Nova eGPU
Replies: 3
Views: 505

Nova eGPU

So eGPU is just another name to a phenomenon pioneered by Atarians decades ago in the form of Nova. I always thought it was cumbersome without a proper case. I had a moment of inspiration and came up with a design based on this: https://www.thingiverse.com/thing:2974854. I shortened it and modified ...