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by kodak80
Sat Dec 23, 2017 11:55 am
Forum: CHAT FORUM
Topic: Forum is 4 months old already..
Replies: 10
Views: 453

Re: Forum is 4 months old already..

Loving the positive vibe here on the Exxos Forum. Thanks for the support. Merry Christmas everyone.

New forum theme working well for me on Firefox.
by kodak80
Thu Dec 21, 2017 10:17 am
Forum: RTC (Real time clock)
Topic: FALCON 030 RTC
Replies: 18
Views: 1514

Re: FALCON 030 RTC

exxos wrote:
Thu Dec 21, 2017 9:42 am
kodak80 wrote:
Thu Dec 21, 2017 9:37 am
Hi Chris
Just wondering what voltage the capacitor was you used? Would 220nf 35v work?
Its 5V rail, so anything over 10V is good.
Also, which pin has the positive lead from the capacitor?
by kodak80
Thu Dec 21, 2017 9:59 am
Forum: TWEAKS & FIXES
Topic: Motherboard capacitors - which to replace?
Replies: 5
Views: 390

Re: Motherboard capacitors - which to replace?

As there was a 1uf timing capacitor on the PSU that you recommend NOT be changed, I thought that there may be similar ones on the motherboard that if changed may cause issues?

Anyone already re-capped all capacitors on their motherboards?
by kodak80
Thu Dec 21, 2017 9:37 am
Forum: RTC (Real time clock)
Topic: FALCON 030 RTC
Replies: 18
Views: 1514

Re: FALCON 030 RTC

Hi Chris
Just wondering what voltage the capacitor was you used? Would 220nf 35v work?
by kodak80
Thu Dec 21, 2017 8:35 am
Forum: TWEAKS & FIXES
Topic: Motherboard capacitors - which to replace?
Replies: 5
Views: 390

Motherboard capacitors - which to replace?

OK, I have now had fun replacing capacitors on my ZX Spectrum boards (x3) and changing these to composite video. This was my learning ground and all are now done and working. I have also replaced the capacitors on 2 ST PSUs and they work well. Still working up to replacing my Falcon NVRAM. Whilst Ex...
by kodak80
Mon Nov 27, 2017 8:22 pm
Forum: RTC (Real time clock)
Topic: FALCON 030 RTC
Replies: 18
Views: 1514

Re: FALCON 030 RTC

Is this modification needed on all Falcons? I am yet to try installing the one I purchased. How many people have had issues?
by kodak80
Fri Nov 24, 2017 2:17 am
Forum: MAGAZINES
Topic: Atari ST Review
Replies: 0
Views: 411

Atari ST Review

by kodak80
Thu Nov 23, 2017 8:13 pm
Forum: INTRODUCE YOURSELF
Topic: Another Aussie joins
Replies: 3
Views: 312

Re: Another Aussie joins

Thanks Steve. I have purchased a decent soldering iron and my initial work soldering speakers to some Gotek boards went well and alot easier than my previous experiences with a cheap soldering iron. Wish I had purchaed this years ago.
by kodak80
Mon Nov 13, 2017 7:45 am
Forum: NEWS & ANNOUNCEMENTS
Topic: ST PSU NEW BATCH IN THE MAKING
Replies: 24
Views: 2242

Re: ST PSU NEW BATCH IN THE MAKING

I just checked and whoohoo, I have rev 2F version PSUs. Do I PM you or will you be listing the connectors as an item in your store? Its not a item I planned adding to my store, but I can do a custom order for the cable. Will have to price one up, probably be around £10-£15 plus postage... hit me up...
by kodak80
Fri Nov 10, 2017 11:45 pm
Forum: NEWS & ANNOUNCEMENTS
Topic: ST PSU NEW BATCH IN THE MAKING
Replies: 24
Views: 2242

Re: ST PSU NEW BATCH IN THE MAKING

Thanks Chris

I just checked and whoohoo, I have rev 2F version PSUs. Do I PM you or will you be listing the connectors as an item in your store?