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by Steve
Sun Sep 09, 2018 10:40 am
Forum: NEWS & ANNOUNCEMENTS
Topic: Plan for 2019
Replies: 20
Views: 595

Re: Plan for 2019

Once the STF has faster ST-RAM, we can gain extra video modes, without need of drivers (not like isa gfx cards need etc).. Faster CPU, either 50MHz 68000, or 030 CPU.. can even add proper 32bit access for ROM easily. Speed wise would beat stock falcon. If we add DSP for sound system, and STE DAC pl...
by Steve
Sat Sep 01, 2018 1:00 pm
Forum: HARDWARE ISSUES
Topic: Falcon is freezing in demos
Replies: 30
Views: 645

Re: Falcon is freezing in demos

There is of course a neat little solution .. https://www.exxoshost.co.uk/atari/last/storenew/#0073 Chris unfortunately your clock patch isn't compatible with any kind of bus overclocked Falcon, I used to use your patch (as you know) but when I installed the Phantom bus overclocker I had to build th...
by Steve
Thu Aug 30, 2018 3:34 pm
Forum: HARDWARE ISSUES
Topic: Falcon is freezing in demos
Replies: 30
Views: 645

Re: Falcon is freezing in demos

I dunno if this helps but here is the one I made:
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Lol it looks like a proper bodge job, DIY mode engaged... but yeah, it works fooken perfectly.
by Steve
Thu Aug 30, 2018 6:25 am
Forum: 8 BIT CORNER
Topic: You have got to be kidding me - c64 on ebay
Replies: 25
Views: 871

Re: You have got to be kidding me - c64 on ebay

I'm gonna advertise one of my old computers with some skidded poo stained pants on top to see how much money I get, it might increase the value.
by Steve
Thu Aug 30, 2018 4:05 am
Forum: HARDWARE ISSUES
Topic: Falcon is freezing in demos
Replies: 30
Views: 645

Re: Falcon is freezing in demos

To clarify Tuxies post, go to https://mikrosk.github.io/clockpatch/

You'll want to download the schematics for the Phantom clock patch, the best clock patch ever made. It is fairly easy to make, the soldering to the sdma pcb requires some fine skill with soldering.
by Steve
Tue Aug 28, 2018 6:31 am
Forum: CHAT FORUM
Topic: Which Atari next? what would you own given the chance?
Replies: 6
Views: 164

Re: Which Atari next? what would you own given the chance?

I think it depends on whether you like games and multimedia or desktop productivity. The Falcon is in an entirely different league when it comes to games and multimedia, but it would cost a lot to make the Falcon as good for desktop publishing or for instance high res Cubase (I am referring to TT hi...
by Steve
Sun Aug 26, 2018 2:54 am
Forum: ATARI FOR SALE & WANTED
Topic: WANTED - Pico PSU
Replies: 14
Views: 335

Re: WANTED - Pico PSU

Umm have you tried eBay?
by Steve
Sun Aug 26, 2018 2:50 am
Forum: HARDWARE ISSUES
Topic: Falcon - NO VIDEO SIGNAL
Replies: 15
Views: 266

Re: Falcon - NO VIDEO SIGNAL

You really should do some troubleshooting yourself before asking on the forum. The first thing is a no brainer, remove the ct60 and any add on cards then try.
by Steve
Fri Aug 24, 2018 3:08 am
Forum: CHAT FORUM
Topic: Falcon has landed
Replies: 10
Views: 389

Re: Falcon has landed

If you buy a Phantom bus accel from Tuxie you can have 640x480 true colour, 800x600 256 colour and 1024x768 16 colour without any slow down.
by Steve
Thu Aug 23, 2018 1:50 pm
Forum: CHAT FORUM
Topic: Falcon has landed
Replies: 10
Views: 389

Re: Falcon has landed

When you get it one of the first things you wanna do is go and download DML's BadMood Doom engine and be blown away by what that 16mhz power house can do :)