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Re: Amiga SMD 500 Wanted - UK

Posted: Mon Sep 28, 2020 2:57 pm
by PaulJ_2.0
I did make the SMD and there were issues with it, I cant remember exactly what I did to solve them though.
The ports needs realigning too and the mounts dont line up.
Also there are problems with the coating going over some pads. I think they fixed most of them but I think U33 is still covered.

I would recommend https://github.com/SukkoPera/Raemixx500
It's much better but not SMD.

Re: Amiga SMD 500 Wanted - UK

Posted: Mon Sep 28, 2020 3:07 pm
by arkadiusz.makarenko
PaulJ_2.0 wrote:
Mon Sep 28, 2020 2:57 pm
I did make the SMD and there were issues with it, I cant remember exactly what I did to solve them though.
The ports needs realigning too and the mounts dont line up.
Also there are problems with the coating going over some pads. I think they fixed most of them but I think U33 is still covered.

I would recommend https://github.com/SukkoPera/Raemixx500
It's much better but not SMD.
Has anyone built this one?

Re: Amiga SMD 500 Wanted - UK

Posted: Tue Sep 29, 2020 1:56 am
by alenppc
Hmm that’s a shame. I really don’t like through hole soldering. Has anyone made a BOM with part numbers for the latter one?

Re: Amiga SMD 500 Wanted - UK

Posted: Sat Oct 24, 2020 10:05 pm
by arkadiusz.makarenko
Progress...
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Re: Amiga SMD 500 Wanted - UK

Posted: Sun Oct 25, 2020 1:49 pm
by PaulJ_2.0
Looking good!

I just wish I had the time to commit, I have a few donor boards. Also a shame they are only in that colour, it's not something I would go for.

Re: Amiga SMD 500 Wanted - UK

Posted: Sun Oct 25, 2020 2:06 pm
by arkadiusz.makarenko
PaulJ_2.0 wrote:
Sun Oct 25, 2020 1:49 pm
Looking good!

I just wish I had the time to commit, I have a few donor boards. Also a shame they are only in that colour, it's not something I would go for.
There are black PCBs as well.

Re: Amiga SMD 500 Wanted - UK

Posted: Sun Oct 25, 2020 2:08 pm
by PaulJ_2.0
arkadiusz.makarenko wrote:
Sun Oct 25, 2020 2:06 pm
There are black PCBs as well.
Hmm, nice to have a choice then, I never see that option before, cool :)

Re: Amiga SMD 500 Wanted - UK

Posted: Sun Oct 25, 2020 2:19 pm
by arkadiusz.makarenko
PaulJ_2.0 wrote:
Sun Oct 25, 2020 2:08 pm
arkadiusz.makarenko wrote:
Sun Oct 25, 2020 2:06 pm
There are black PCBs as well.
Hmm, nice to have a choice then, I never see that option before, cool :)
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Would prefer green, and I hate cleaning black boards... so it was pink for me ...sorry purple:D