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by walter
Yesterday, 08:08
Forum: Hardware and software hacking
Topic: Overview of hard/software subprojects
Replies: 1
Views: 70

Overview of hard/software subprojects

Here's an overview of some of the hardware projects that can be found on the forum and that have sort of a completed status. There are more projects (both hardware and software) that are still work in progress and could maybe use help (screen resolution doubling, FORTH, etc), look through the topics...
by walter
03 Jul 2020, 12:45
Forum: Hardware and software hacking
Topic: PucMon
Replies: 18
Views: 959

Re: PucMon

I've made a PucMon-only ROM and put it online with the emulator: https://gigatron.io/emu-pucmon/
by walter
27 Jun 2020, 19:19
Forum: Kit assembly gallery
Topic: My Gigatron Build
Replies: 20
Views: 539

Re: My Gigatron Build

Nice! What's the system on the bottom right?
by walter
26 Jun 2020, 08:27
Forum: Hardware and software hacking
Topic: Parsec - I'm making a game
Replies: 12
Views: 336

Re: Parsec - I'm making a game

I think at67 will send you a message.
by walter
26 Jun 2020, 06:54
Forum: Hardware and software hacking
Topic: Parsec - I'm making a game
Replies: 12
Views: 336

Re: Parsec - I'm making a game

New games! Cool!! You might want to get your code in github in the contrib section.
by walter
25 Jun 2020, 20:07
Forum: Kit assembly gallery
Topic: My Gigatron Build
Replies: 20
Views: 539

Re: My Gigatron Build

It could indeed have been the soldering braid. The power circuitry is well protected so the unit will survive. And good to hear you found the little chip!
by walter
25 Jun 2020, 09:51
Forum: Kit assembly gallery
Topic: My Gigatron Build
Replies: 20
Views: 539

Re: My Gigatron Build

The first ROMs had less applications than ROMv4. See https://gigatron.io/emu-v1/ . Version 2 was just bugfixes. Version 3 and 4 got some more applications, and less images because of space, see https://gigatron.io/emu/ . The difference between them is that version 4 supports an additional type of co...
by walter
23 Jun 2020, 20:01
Forum: Escape Meta Alt Control Shift
Topic: Hackaday Hackchat
Replies: 2
Views: 157

Hackaday Hackchat

Tomorrow at 12pm PDT I will be doing a Hackchat about the Gigatron. See https://hackaday.io/event/171602-gigatron-hack-chat.
by walter
23 Jun 2020, 18:43
Forum: Kit assembly gallery
Topic: My Gigatron Build
Replies: 20
Views: 539

Re: My Gigatron Build

Hi,

That's actually quite a big chip.. sorry for this to happen. I would have swapped it for another one - if there still had been one. I hope a bit of "mahogany red/brown" varnish can help cover it up a bit.

Good luck with the rest of the build!