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by rubber_jonnie
Sun Apr 01, 2018 7:00 pm
Forum: FLOPPY DRIVES KITS & UPGRADES
Topic: Quick and Dirty FDD extension cable
Replies: 5
Views: 198

Quick and Dirty FDD extension cable

As I've largely moved to Gotek these days, it's useful to have an extension to the floppy cable, and unless you've done something like this: https://www.exxoshost.co.uk/forum/viewtopic.php?f=12&t=122 , then you'll need to look at options. One is the quick and dirty option I'll walk through here. I'v...
by rubber_jonnie
Sun Apr 01, 2018 5:01 pm
Forum: HARDWARE DISCUSSIONS
Topic: PAK-68/20 - Repository
Replies: 78
Views: 2915

Re: PAK-68/20 - Repository

There should be some PAK020 benchmark files in there.. assume they have FPU results.. so if you select one you should see 100% scores and the FPU should show results also. Sadly no PAK benchmarks on my copy of GB6, there are Falcon and CT60, but no PAK. On a positive note, I realised that the 32Mhz...
by rubber_jonnie
Sun Apr 01, 2018 4:51 pm
Forum: 8 BIT CORNER
Topic: 130XE to 320 KB.
Replies: 2
Views: 151

Re: 130XE to 320 KB.

:goodpost:

Nice to see some 8bit love, along with the 128k upgrade I did, plus the other 320k upgrade on here, we have options now, and that's got to be good :)
by rubber_jonnie
Wed Mar 28, 2018 11:45 pm
Forum: CHAT FORUM
Topic: supplier lists thought
Replies: 3
Views: 149

Re: supplier lists thought

Not a bad idea at all. Building the PAK-68/2 recently, finding things like the GALs was quite tricky. In the end I got them from WWW.UTSOURCE.NET at the suggestion of exxos, and they actually turned out just fine, it was just delivery times that were slow. They kept me up to date all through the pro...
by rubber_jonnie
Tue Mar 27, 2018 11:00 pm
Forum: CHAT FORUM
Topic: banned from ebay lol
Replies: 2
Views: 226

Re: banned from ebay lol

Got to say, seems a bit harsh, you were just enquiring if the seller sold elsewhere, which isn't unreasonable IMHO.

Unless of course you're eBay, when it is unreasonable....
by rubber_jonnie
Tue Mar 27, 2018 3:37 pm
Forum: CHAT FORUM
Topic: You see this.. What do you do ?
Replies: 7
Views: 281

Re: You see this.. What do you do ?

Load up my shotgun and send it packing!
by rubber_jonnie
Tue Mar 27, 2018 11:57 am
Forum: HARDWARE DISCUSSIONS
Topic: PAK-68/20 - Repository
Replies: 78
Views: 2915

Re: PAK-68/20 - Repository

exxos wrote:
Tue Mar 27, 2018 11:55 am
There should be some PAK020 benchmark files in there.. assume they have FPU results.. so if you select one you should see 100% scores and the FPU should show results also.
I will check and see,would be nice to do a proper compare and contrast.
by rubber_jonnie
Tue Mar 27, 2018 11:37 am
Forum: HARDWARE DISCUSSIONS
Topic: PAK-68/20 - Repository
Replies: 78
Views: 2915

Re: PAK-68/20 - Repository

First run with FPU, set to 16Mhz fixed as it doesn't seem to want to run at 32Mhz, although it is a 40Mhz capable FPU.

More testing required I think.
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by rubber_jonnie
Tue Mar 27, 2018 11:25 am
Forum: CHAT FORUM
Topic: Everything you know is wrong...
Replies: 1
Views: 131

Re: Everything you know is wrong...

The world is a lie. :o