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by walter
22 Feb 2020, 15:22
Forum: Kit assembly gallery
Topic: It's alive!
Replies: 1
Views: 453

Re: It's alive!

Congrats!

You can search for 'TL866II' on AliExpress to find a cheap programmer.

You will also need a UV eraser or blank EPROMs of course.
by walter
30 Jan 2020, 17:51
Forum: Hardware and software hacking
Topic: Pluggy Reloaded
Replies: 59
Views: 6447

Re: Pluggy Reloaded

I also did another check and also resoldered using a higher wattage soldering iron. Problem seems to have vanished now.
by walter
26 Jan 2020, 13:31
Forum: Hardware and software hacking
Topic: Pluggy Reloaded
Replies: 59
Views: 6447

Re: Pluggy Reloaded

It was FAT32 formmatted with a GT1 file in the root. After a bit of searching around, it now suddenly works. There's nothing I deliberately changed.. so it's a guess why it now works. Maybe it was just a bad connection with the SD card? So the SanDisk Utra 16GB from AliExpress is working. EDIT: it a...
by walter
23 Jan 2020, 20:06
Forum: Hardware and software hacking
Topic: Pluggy Reloaded
Replies: 59
Views: 6447

Re: Pluggy Reloaded

Got mine in the mail today.
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Soldering was straightforward. Programmed it and it worked!
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I tried 2 SD cards, a Sandisk and Philips one, but the console did not show any files on there.
by walter
03 Jan 2020, 17:13
Forum: Hardware and software hacking
Topic: More bling
Replies: 2
Views: 598

Re: More bling

Funny. Reminds me of the 'gamer ddr rams'.

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by walter
30 Dec 2019, 21:01
Forum: Hardware and software hacking
Topic: Double your RAM:
Replies: 6
Views: 2470

Re: Double your RAM:

It's tight! But looks tidy.
by walter
11 Dec 2019, 19:51
Forum: Kit assembly gallery
Topic: And I so promised myself...
Replies: 3
Views: 630

Re: And I so promised myself...

Watch out, it's addictive, it's probably completed already? :-)
by walter
16 Nov 2019, 23:37
Forum: Escape Meta Alt Control Shift
Topic: Forth Day 2019
Replies: 5
Views: 1023

Re: Forth Day 2019

Nice! I've now seen a few talks from people other than Marcel or myself and I really enjoy that others are enthusiastic and talking about it, and also how other people have another view on the Gigatron. This was a nice overview of the hardware and FORTH. On my system, the video did not play very smo...
by walter
11 Nov 2019, 18:42
Forum: Escape Meta Alt Control Shift
Topic: bbCode issues
Replies: 3
Views: 808

Re: bbCode issues

Hi,

I've fixed the problems (as far as I can tell).

Walter.