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by zack4mac
Sun Apr 07, 2019 4:13 pm
Forum: HARDWARE ISSUES
Topic: TT030 replacement case fan and where to connect
Replies: 6
Views: 520

Re: TT030 replacement case fan and where to connect

I took the advice of Icky and ordered two nf-a6x25-flx from Amazon at £25.60 arrived a few minutes ago and will be connected without the speed control.

Quite excited, cant wait to start using it!
Cheers everyone
by zack4mac
Sat Apr 06, 2019 9:56 am
Forum: HARDWARE ISSUES
Topic: TT030 replacement case fan and where to connect
Replies: 6
Views: 520

TT030 replacement case fan and where to connect

Hello I'm hoping someone can guide me, I have just opened the Atari TT and noticed the rear fan behind the hard drive is not connected, this is probably best its wiring looks a bit dodgy and there are no markings to indicate voltage. I would like to replace this fan, the nearest connection is a 3 pi...
by zack4mac
Thu Sep 06, 2018 3:19 am
Forum: ATARI FOR SALE & WANTED
Topic: FOR SALE: Atari Test (and others...) cartridge!
Replies: 38
Views: 6104

Re: FOR SALE: Atari Test (and others...) cartridge!

I'm interested have you any left ready soldered?
Thanks
by zack4mac
Tue Sep 04, 2018 10:40 pm
Forum: CHAT FORUM
Topic: Very slight screen noise when accessing Gotek?PSU?
Replies: 1
Views: 314

Very slight screen noise when accessing Gotek?PSU?

Hello I have just fitted a Gotek to my Atari STE and it seems great! I just need to know is it me being fussy and is it normal to have slight noise on modern LCD tv's while accessing the usb gotek or do I need a psu update?

Cheers
by zack4mac
Mon Sep 03, 2018 6:07 pm
Forum: HARDWARE ISSUES
Topic: STE 1st boot grey desktop now changing to green - grey
Replies: 5
Views: 822

Re: STE 1st boot grey desktop now changing to green - grey

Thanks for replying I have just found my RGB and it works, but not via the modulator? could it be a capacitor or resister. Thank you so much, I don't know how you like to be addressed Forgottenmyname, FMN or Forgo :D :thumbup: Lol, any of those names are fine, FMN might be a good one for the forum ...
by zack4mac
Mon Sep 03, 2018 5:24 pm
Forum: HARDWARE ISSUES
Topic: STE 1st boot grey desktop now changing to green - grey
Replies: 5
Views: 822

Re: STE 1st boot grey desktop now changing to green - grey

Hi Zack, I'm a little puzzled from the description , so maybe post a video of what it's doing but first thing that comes to mind is a bad connection on the monitor lead? Thanks for replying I have just found my RGB and it works, but not via the modulator? could it be a capacitor or resister. Thank ...
by zack4mac
Mon Sep 03, 2018 2:41 pm
Forum: HARDWARE ISSUES
Topic: STE 1st boot grey desktop now changing to green - grey
Replies: 5
Views: 822

STE 1st boot grey desktop now changing to green - grey

Hello, my Atari STE is little grey, the rainbow gem is rolling (mono/colour) and everything else seems OK sound, floppy, but the desktop is grey and after a few moments it starts to switch between grey and green and now after about 4 mins they are about equal in the amount of time they display, oh t...
by zack4mac
Mon Sep 03, 2018 4:35 am
Forum: ATARI FOR SALE & WANTED
Topic: WANTED - Atari original injection molds
Replies: 31
Views: 4340

Re: WANTED - Atari original injection molds

Just a shame we cant get the molds, but I have just found this company plexilaser.de who make acrylic cases for the Atari 800XL, C64 and Amiga, I know the shape is more A3000 but 45 degree lines could be etched
by zack4mac
Sun Sep 02, 2018 9:21 pm
Forum: 8 BIT CORNER
Topic: You have got to be kidding me - c64 on ebay
Replies: 25
Views: 3628

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

Well what a Bobby Dazzler £52 including postage :) how do I increase the value of my computers by 50% sold on eBay!
I use it like a Wii step board then let my cat use it for a toilet for a week and finally pour some break fluid on over it.
by zack4mac
Sat Sep 01, 2018 7:39 pm
Forum: CHAT FORUM
Topic: Why Commodore failed (YouTube Interview)
Replies: 5
Views: 917

Re: Why Commodore failed (YouTube Interview)

David Pleasance seems like one of the good guys, he should have been the Commodore president instead of Mehdi Ali. I cant wait for the book :) I know people have called Jack Tramiel and it's always easy to find fault, like the video says the victors always write the past. But we should thank him for...