UBE VIDEO ADAPTER NOW IN STOCK

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Re: UBE VIDEO ADAPTER NOW IN STOCK

Post by exxos » Fri Oct 13, 2017 8:45 pm

Only four left !

So basically all sold in under 24 hours again.

I have been talking to Urban about selling these in kit form for those who want to assemble them themselves. I have also been talking to him about a slight redesign, with the intention of myself making some up at some point in the future. The revision to basically allow quicker assembly in my reflow oven.
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Re: UBE VIDEO ADAPTER NOW IN STOCK

Post by exxos » Sat Oct 14, 2017 12:49 pm

Post office ground to a halt just for some reason..

Everything supervised and inspected by Lola.


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Re: UBE VIDEO ADAPTER NOW IN STOCK

Post by exxos » Fri Nov 24, 2017 10:54 pm

Just to keep people in the loop.. The UBE adapters are undergoing a PCB revision to make them quicker to assemble...

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The PCB is still undergoing tweaks currently. I will post here when there is news, but with 2-3 weeks wait each PCB revision.. its going to take a while. I hope after xmas they will be in kit form initially until we have time to build and assemble them..
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Re: UBE VIDEO ADAPTER NOW IN STOCK

Post by Bikerbob » Sun Dec 17, 2017 3:27 pm

Any news on getting some done yet Exxos?

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Re: UBE VIDEO ADAPTER NOW IN STOCK

Post by ube » Sun Dec 17, 2017 3:32 pm

Christmas times. The Swedish postal office is even slower at delivering stuff, so I’ll probably have the test PCBs this week..

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Post by Bikerbob » Sun Dec 17, 2017 3:39 pm

:merryxmas: ok, thanks for the update.

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Re: UBE VIDEO ADAPTER NOW IN STOCK

Post by ube » Tue Feb 27, 2018 7:46 pm

Long story short. I messed up. Forgot a connection when rushing to get my order in time before Chinese New Years. However, I’m waiting for a batch of PCBs to arrive, ought to be next week.

Some updates:
* Better design(*).
* ISP header for hacking/uploading new firmware.
* New firmware with debugging capabilities.

All to be released at GitHub when checked.

(*) The old design had some flaws which could mean that a board wouldn’t work if the PCB has some imperfections, which lead to ~10% fail rate. And the volume pot has been rotated somewhat to allow another type of DIN13 to be attached.

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Re: UBE VIDEO ADAPTER NOW IN STOCK

Post by ube » Sat Mar 10, 2018 11:17 am

Update: I've got "a bunch" of PCBs delivered yesterday and they seem to be ok. I've soldered three as test as of now and programmed one. Also, I've changed my production method to using hot air and that ought to bring up the number of boards I can (be bothered to) make in a day from 5-6 to at least 20.

The process? Start by mounting backside SMD of X boards, then the front, repeat. And then do the THT soldering of 20 boards in one sitting.

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Re: UBE VIDEO ADAPTER NOW IN STOCK

Post by STNoob » Wed Mar 14, 2018 7:30 am

I have one of these. I've come across a RGBS/CGA/RGBHV/EGA/VGA to HDMI device I'm thinking of getting.

What signal is actually being past out from this UBE Video Adapter?

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Re: UBE VIDEO ADAPTER NOW IN STOCK

Post by ube » Wed Mar 14, 2018 7:46 am

Here’s a nice write up on the Atari ST video signal.

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