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by zack4mac
Thu Jul 23, 2020 11:26 am
Forum: HARDWARE DISCUSSIONS
Topic: Best TT keyboard upgrade? is it all its cracked up to be?
Replies: 7
Views: 237

Re: Best TT keyboard upgrade? is it all its cracked up to be?

Yes this CosmoEx is looking like a bit of a bargain and with it being based on the raspberry pi half the circuit is easily replaced. I think its probably one of the best utilisations of the raspberry pi!
by zack4mac
Wed Jul 22, 2020 12:56 pm
Forum: HARDWARE DISCUSSIONS
Topic: Best TT keyboard upgrade? is it all its cracked up to be?
Replies: 7
Views: 237

Best TT keyboard upgrade? is it all its cracked up to be?

I'm looking at this TT touch keyboard upgrade from Best and although Stuart seems ecstatic see bellow I still prefer to get my reviews from third parties does anyone have any experience with this keyboard upgrade or are there better alternatives? Cheers Quote from Stuart ""I have to say that over th...
by zack4mac
Sat Jul 18, 2020 8:13 pm
Forum: CHAT FORUM
Topic: Advice on buying soldering irons?
Replies: 2
Views: 92

Advice on buying soldering irons?

I'm on the lookout for a new soldering iron for desolating capacitors does anyone have any thoughts? I have looked on different forums and there is a mix of people suggesting ebay clones and hell of a lot of people recommending irons well over the £100 mark and it broke my heart when I paid the £30 ...
by zack4mac
Sat Jul 18, 2020 7:38 pm
Forum: CHAT FORUM
Topic: Whats your Cosmos EX Experience?
Replies: 9
Views: 241

Re: Whats your Cosmos EX Experience?

RJ it sounds pretty good :thumbup: you mention the IKBD injector for USB keyboards is that another piece of hardware? and will the IKBD allow USB mice?
Cheers
by zack4mac
Sat Jul 18, 2020 7:23 pm
Forum: CHAT FORUM
Topic: Whats your Cosmos EX Experience?
Replies: 9
Views: 241

Re: Whats your Cosmos EX Experience?

I have a CosmosEx v2 (Th v3 is being sold via Atari.sk not Jookie) and it is a fantastic device. I use it as and external HDD and use the networked drive all the time, it's truly excellent. It can also be used internally and provides a Gotek like FDD solution, and if used in conjunction with the IK...
by zack4mac
Sat Jul 18, 2020 1:24 pm
Forum: CHAT FORUM
Topic: Whats your Cosmos EX Experience?
Replies: 9
Views: 241

Whats your Cosmos EX Experience?

I have noticed this COSMOEX by Jookie sometime back it connects with the Raspberry pi and supposedly gives the ST an all in one upgrade solution?
I'm wondering does anyone have experience using it with their Atari?
Cheers
Jon
by zack4mac
Wed Jul 15, 2020 10:05 pm
Forum: CHAT FORUM
Topic: TEENS REACT TO WINDOWS 95
Replies: 4
Views: 717

Re: TEENS REACT TO WINDOWS 95

Its crazy to think how I was so against XP and 7 always thinking I don't need to upgrade although I think 7 was and still is the best OS MS ever made? I installed Windows 98se on a old Pentium 3 laptop to run quck basic and it worked well, there were times when it just froze but in fairness it seeme...
by zack4mac
Wed Jul 15, 2020 9:09 pm
Forum: CHAT FORUM
Topic: Windows 93 the missing link
Replies: 3
Views: 140

Windows 93 the missing link

I found this and its crazy just like 95 but this is great the dolphin icon turns into a way of venting all your anger and frustration at windows perfect for lockdown! :lol: https://www.windows93.net/
by zack4mac
Sun Jul 12, 2020 3:54 pm
Forum: CHAT FORUM
Topic: This Is What Happens to Your Brain When You Declutter Your Home
Replies: 6
Views: 276

Re: This Is What Happens to Your Brain When You Declutter Your Home

I have to agree with Mr Exxos De cluttering is well worth considering and for me the best thing I ever did with the exception of stopping smoking! Its starting to feel like a home instead of a bomb site and I'm able to focus on one thing at a time and its great! I'm just going to focus on my Commodo...
by zack4mac
Sun Jul 12, 2020 2:54 pm
Forum: CHAT FORUM
Topic: More stupid evilbay listings
Replies: 24
Views: 771

Re: More stupid evilbay listings

The world has gone mad! Retro tech used to be great and now its come to this £1460 for an Amiga 500 wowwww it will probably go for £2k fool and their money are soon parted!! https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Stunning-Bat ... 4003795404 :lol:

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