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by JonB
07 Mar 2014 13:16
Forum: HARDWARE
Topic: MTX Serial port schematic
Replies: 7
Views: 1552

MTX Serial port schematic

hi Has anyone got a schematic of the MTX serial card? I am thinking of recreating it as a little project, seeing as how they are pretty rare in the wild. Also, how does it interface to the bus? I am assuming it's addressed via the Z-80's I/O port map (so, for example, OUT (n),A would be used to tran...
by JonB
14 Feb 2014 19:31
Forum: OFF TOPIC
Topic: What other retro machines do you have?
Replies: 26
Views: 5038

Re: What other retro machines do you have?

Knew it was "Dave bait", LOL!
by JonB
14 Feb 2014 15:51
Forum: OFF TOPIC
Topic: What other retro machines do you have?
Replies: 26
Views: 5038

Re: What other retro machines do you have?

Got a PET now - 3016 with a 32k upgrade...

Oh, and a Tatung Einstein....

..and a Cambridge Z88 though I'm buggered if I can think want to do with it.

GOTTA STOP BUYING RETRO COMPUTERS!
by JonB
12 Feb 2014 19:33
Forum: OFF TOPIC
Topic: What's the difference between C and C++ ?
Replies: 3
Views: 1142

Re: What's the difference between C and C++ ?

Not necessarily Dave.

What type is C, and is there an overloaded ++ operator in its class def?

;)
by JonB
09 Feb 2014 12:59
Forum: REMEMOrizer
Topic: REMEMOrizer : VGA monitor compatibility
Replies: 14
Views: 4273

Re: REMEMOrizer : VGA monitor compatibility

Dave

I have for another old monitor to try with REMemorizer. It's a Dell E153FPf and it works OK.

I do notice some interference in the middle of the screen; not sure if it's the monitor, cable or REMemorizer but it's good for now.

Cheers

JonB
by JonB
05 Feb 2014 23:32
Forum: HARDWARE
Topic: Embarrassing newbie questions
Replies: 32
Views: 5514

Re: Embarrassing newbie questions

I wasn't offering them to you, Dave... you wily old fox....

And if I'd known you had some, I could have saved the shipping from the US, drat!
by JonB
05 Feb 2014 22:44
Forum: HARDWARE
Topic: Embarrassing newbie questions
Replies: 32
Views: 5514

Re: Embarrassing newbie questions

I've got a load of 4116 chips on their way to help fix my PET. there will be lots of leftovers and I intend to sell them off in lots for small money (to cover the cost). If you want a set of 8, let me know.

:)
by JonB
05 Feb 2014 19:49
Forum: REMEMOrizer
Topic: REMEMOrizer : VGA monitor compatibility
Replies: 14
Views: 4273

Re: REMEMOrizer : VGA monitor compatibility

Hmm... Grumble grumble grumble.. Fair point.. Same VDP.. much more comprehensive hardware.. Z80 micro developer's tool of choice.. Etc etc.. plus I get to see all the lines on its matching monitor, har! It's at my bro's house right now. All I have to do is go pick it up. But it's a 2 hr drive and I ...
by JonB
05 Feb 2014 15:57
Forum: REMEMOrizer
Topic: REMEMOrizer : VGA monitor compatibility
Replies: 14
Views: 4273

Re: REMEMOrizer : VGA monitor compatibility

Hi Dave

PET? What PET?

Surely you mean this beastie...
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by JonB
04 Feb 2014 13:40
Forum: REMEMOrizer
Topic: REMEMOrizer : VGA monitor compatibility
Replies: 14
Views: 4273

Re: REMEMOrizer : VGA monitor compatibility

Oh sorry, I didn't mean to imply I wasn't happy with it.

I think its "GRRRRRRREAT!"

:D