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by exxos
Fri Feb 16, 2018 11:54 am
Forum: INTRODUCE YOURSELF
Topic: Greetings from France
Replies: 5
Views: 102

Re: Greetings from France

Looks like you chose all the best stuff there :thumbup:
by exxos
Thu Feb 15, 2018 9:55 pm
Forum: NEWS & ANNOUNCEMENTS
Topic: Falcon 14MB simm RAM boards back in stock
Replies: 0
Views: 45

Falcon 14MB simm RAM boards back in stock

(should be in store tomorrow hopefully) falcon-ram.jpg 72 PIN SIMM adapter card for the falcon 030. Requires a 16MB simm which gives the maximum 14MB ST-RAM. PCB layout has been carefully designed to use the bulk of the copper area for 5V and 0V rails. PCB is assembled and ready to use (16MB simm no...
by exxos
Thu Feb 15, 2018 2:27 pm
Forum: INTRODUCE YOURSELF
Topic: Greetings from France
Replies: 5
Views: 102

Re: Greetings from France

Thanks and :welcomewave:

Feel free to post your repair progress in the members blogs area, upgrading and fault finding machines is always useful to others :)
by exxos
Tue Feb 13, 2018 10:24 pm
Forum: TWEAKS & FIXES
Topic: STE VIDEO GHOSTING FIX
Replies: 5
Views: 336

Re: STE VIDEO GHOSTING FIX

Another thing is, I’ve connected the HDMI converter to a VGA connector and connected it to a 5:4 ratio Acer AL1917 VGA LCD screen, image quality is great and it has built in speakers. So, basically the converter works as a scandoubler/scaler. I use it with all my retro computers not only my Atari S...
by exxos
Sun Feb 11, 2018 9:37 pm
Forum: TWEAKS & FIXES
Topic: STE VIDEO GHOSTING FIX
Replies: 5
Views: 336

Re: STE VIDEO GHOSTING FIX

redhawk668 wrote:
Sun Feb 11, 2018 6:54 pm
I did this fix too, on my 1040 STE. I am running my STE through a SCART/HDMI converter and this has improved the image quality significantly. Very happy with it.
Nice one, thanks for letting me know!
by exxos
Sun Feb 11, 2018 12:57 pm
Forum: INTRODUCE YOURSELF
Topic: Hello from the Netherlands..
Replies: 2
Views: 90

Re: Hello from the Netherlands..

:welcomewave:
by exxos
Sun Feb 11, 2018 1:00 am
Forum: FLOPPY DRIVES KITS & UPGRADES
Topic: A/B drive swap switch
Replies: 2
Views: 134

Re: A/B drive swap switch

You could try talking to petari nicely as he is doing a lot of mods to TOS lately, to see if a software patch could be done to swap AB.
by exxos
Fri Feb 09, 2018 11:25 pm
Forum: CHAT FORUM
Topic: If machines had feelings...
Replies: 1
Views: 83

If machines had feelings...

by exxos
Fri Feb 09, 2018 7:59 pm
Forum: BENCHMARKS
Topic: STE VELOCE 020 BOOSTER
Replies: 0
Views: 84

STE VELOCE 020 BOOSTER


I CACHE ON
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by exxos
Thu Feb 08, 2018 8:11 pm
Forum: HARDWARE DISCUSSIONS
Topic: Elec/Poly cap replacement rules?
Replies: 2
Views: 147

Re: Elec/Poly cap replacement rules?

Well spotted video that! I've not seen those poly caps before, I always look though the caps list when I research new caps and never seen them come up in farnell, though they are there it seems.. anyway.. Capacitors ESR is generally dependent on the physical size of the capacitor. For example a 1,00...