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by walter
18 Apr 2019, 02:26
Forum: Escape Meta Alt Control Shift
Topic: Shanghai Hackerspace talk
Replies: 2
Views: 500

Re: Shanghai Hackerspace talk

The lecture has been rescheduled to today (April 18th) at 19:00 hours.
by walter
07 Apr 2019, 15:43
Forum: Escape Meta Alt Control Shift
Topic: Shanghai Hackerspace talk
Replies: 2
Views: 500

Shanghai Hackerspace talk

I will be traveling to Shanghai and will be giving a lecture about the Gigatron there as well. This will be at the Xīnchējiān (新车间) hackerspace, the oldest Hackerspace in China as an 'open night talk' on Wednesday April 17th in the evening. Here you'll find the instructions on how to get there: http...
by walter
25 Mar 2019, 16:54
Forum: Escape Meta Alt Control Shift
Topic: VCF Pacific Northwest 2019
Replies: 4
Views: 729

Re: VCF Pacific Northwest 2019

al6o wrote:
25 Mar 2019, 09:48
It took me just over 2 hours to solder the kit and it worked the first time. Love it!
Congrats! I take it you have some soldering experience :-)
by walter
19 Feb 2019, 17:44
Forum: Kit assembly gallery
Topic: Fun Build
Replies: 2
Views: 724

Re: Fun Build

Cool! Thanks for the compliments, and for the pictures. We love seeing pictures of builds :-)
by walter
17 Feb 2019, 15:55
Forum: Escape Meta Alt Control Shift
Topic: pixels.camp Lisbon / T-DOSE Eindhoven
Replies: 1
Views: 500

pixels.camp Lisbon / T-DOSE Eindhoven

While Marcel is traveling to VCF Pacific Northwest later this year, I am traveling to Pixels camp ( https://pixels.camp ) in Lisbon, Portugal next month. On the second day of the event (Friday March 22) I will give a presentation at 16:00 about the Gigatron. I'll also bring some kits if there's enou...
by walter
16 Nov 2018, 22:58
Forum: Kit assembly gallery
Topic: Error in step one of Assembly
Replies: 2
Views: 515

Re: Error in step one of Assembly

Very well spotted! I would want to say: you found the secret error in our manual and win the grand prize! But the fact this, this is just an error we made and missed every time we checked the manual. I'll fix it for upcoming versions of course. Thanks for pointing this out. You could measure using t...
by walter
04 Nov 2018, 21:44
Forum: Hardware and software hacking
Topic: First gigatron clone
Replies: 11
Views: 2237

Re: First gigatron clone

Trax wrote:
04 Nov 2018, 20:35
Can the 2018-09-14 15_21_31-GGTron.PrjPCB be downloaded some ware else?
It's still there:
Image
by walter
22 Oct 2018, 18:09
Forum: Kit assembly gallery
Topic: My Gigatron (from VCFB) is alive
Replies: 1
Views: 801

Re: My Gigatron (from VCFB) is alive

Nice work! You obviously have experience :) We let the people solder the components starting with the caps, to get some experience with soldering. More seasoned people will start with the low components, as you did. It's nice to see the defails, like lifting the PCB to the optimal position and how y...
by walter
21 Oct 2018, 18:30
Forum: Hardware and software hacking
Topic: Pluggy McPlugface PS/2 adapter is available
Replies: 10
Views: 1705

Pluggy McPlugface PS/2 adapter is available

Hi, The PS/2 adapter has past the prototyping phase and is ready for sale! As seen on https://gigatron.io/?page_id=86 : Upgrading Our early adopters can get the “Plug McPlugface” PS/2 keyboard adapter mini-kit for €10,00 including shipment. We’ll throw in an EPROM loaded with ROM v3 as well. This ve...
by walter
19 Oct 2018, 16:26
Forum: Hardware and software hacking
Topic: First gigatron clone
Replies: 11
Views: 2237

Re: First gigatron clone

Nice! Hope it works. I see you also put our names on it 8-)

How does the audio IN work?