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by martinw
Fri Aug 18, 2017 7:58 pm
Forum: general
Topic: Retro gaming heaven!
Replies: 5
Views: 116

Re: Retro gaming heaven!

trixster wrote:That's a great set up Martin!

I'm looking forward to getting my Atom back from the repair rescue centre and then I'll have a similar selection!


Cheers Trixster, looking forward to some piccies when your Atom returns!
by martinw
Fri Aug 18, 2017 6:14 pm
Forum: general
Topic: Retro gaming heaven!
Replies: 5
Views: 116

Re: Retro gaming heaven!

tricky wrote:Very nice, its good to have a selection there so that they don't get lonely and you visit more often ;)


I completely agree 8)
by martinw
Fri Aug 18, 2017 3:58 pm
Forum: general
Topic: Retro gaming heaven!
Replies: 5
Views: 116

Retro gaming heaven!

Thanks Dave, the MGC is ace!

I now have my BBC and A3000

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Or my Electron and Atom.

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And a few more other combinations if required, may even make a little switch to get the Spectrum in the mix more easily too.

Thanks again to the MGC crew!

Martin
by martinw
Fri Aug 18, 2017 6:19 am
Forum: acorn atom
Topic: Martin's Acorn Atom (poorly)
Replies: 69
Views: 855

Re: Martin's Acorn Atom (poorly)

That's a great idea Kees, thank you :)

Martin
by martinw
Thu Aug 17, 2017 7:48 pm
Forum: acorn atom
Topic: Martin's Acorn Atom (poorly)
Replies: 69
Views: 855

Re: Martin's Acorn Atom (poorly)

I was having problems with my Atom overheating (since it's been fixed) until I installed this ...

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Cheers Phill, no problems now =D>

Charlie too for the MMC2 =D>

Martin
by martinw
Mon Aug 14, 2017 6:34 am
Forum: hardware
Topic: Peartree ROM board
Replies: 5
Views: 157

Re: Peartree ROM board

:D
by martinw
Sun Aug 13, 2017 4:19 pm
Forum: hardware
Topic: Peartree ROM board
Replies: 5
Views: 157

Re: Peartree ROM board

Not a problem Paul, this is everything in the box.

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Martin
by martinw
Sun Aug 13, 2017 3:27 pm
Forum: hardware
Topic: Peartree ROM board
Replies: 5
Views: 157

Re: Peartree ROM board

I have something similar with fitting instructions ...

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Martin
by martinw
Sun Aug 13, 2017 2:46 pm
Forum: general
Topic: Today I received.....
Replies: 4049
Views: 207333

Re: Today I received.....

Hice haul Paul :)

Martin
by martinw
Fri Aug 11, 2017 6:31 pm
Forum: acorn atom
Topic: Atom Software Archive
Replies: 1112
Views: 74391

Re: Atom Software Archive

oss003 wrote:Welkome to the club Martin .... :lol:

Greetings
Kees


:D
by martinw
Fri Aug 11, 2017 6:20 pm
Forum: acorn atom
Topic: Atom Software Archive
Replies: 1112
Views: 74391

Re: Atom Software Archive

Thank you guys this really is ace!

Running all these games on a real Atom, you can't beat it for my money 8) =D>

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Martin
by martinw
Thu Aug 10, 2017 6:43 pm
Forum: general
Topic: Shelves, who'd a thunk it!
Replies: 2
Views: 177

Re: Shelves, who'd a thunk it!

:lol:
by martinw
Thu Aug 10, 2017 9:50 am
Forum: for sale / freebies
Topic: Brand new original BBC micro. Museum quality for sale
Replies: 25
Views: 903

Re: Brand new original BBC micro. Museum quality for sale

jonb wrote:Yes - that I have a good sense of humour. :roll:


Me too, life's too short :lol:
by martinw
Thu Aug 10, 2017 6:26 am
Forum: off-topic
Topic: Extending an olive branch?
Replies: 16
Views: 488

Re: Extending an olive branch?

Plus 1, he's a character 8)

Martin
by martinw
Wed Aug 09, 2017 8:18 pm
Forum: general
Topic: Today I received.....
Replies: 4049
Views: 207333

Re: Today I received.....

trixster wrote:A hard disk podule for my A3000! Finally! Zarchos supplied it, what a true gent.

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I've got one too, makes a heck of a difference and never a truer word was said regarding Xavier.
by martinw
Wed Aug 09, 2017 7:04 pm
Forum: general
Topic: Shelves, who'd a thunk it!
Replies: 2
Views: 177

Shelves, who'd a thunk it!

This is the tidiest my man cave has been in years, all thanks to a giant shelf from IKEA! Wish I'd done it years ago :D

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Martin
by martinw
Tue Aug 08, 2017 7:44 pm
Forum: general
Topic: Post pictures of your beeb setup
Replies: 199
Views: 15799

Re: Post pictures of your beeb setup

Cheers I'll check it out Wim.

Martin
by martinw
Tue Aug 08, 2017 7:30 pm
Forum: off-topic
Topic: how is it called metal box for 3,5 or 5,25
Replies: 20
Views: 298

Re: how is it called metal box for 3,5 or 5,25

1024MAK wrote:Is that one of Ben's double Sony floppy drive's?

Mark


Yup, nice product I've had them for a while :)
by martinw
Tue Aug 08, 2017 7:29 pm
Forum: off-topic
Topic: how is it called metal box for 3,5 or 5,25
Replies: 20
Views: 298

Re: how is it called metal box for 3,5 or 5,25

They were made and sold by Ben Versteeg ...

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Martin
by martinw
Tue Aug 08, 2017 7:13 pm
Forum: general
Topic: Post pictures of your beeb setup
Replies: 199
Views: 15799

Re: Post pictures of your beeb setup

:oops: :lol:
by martinw
Tue Aug 08, 2017 6:54 pm
Forum: general
Topic: Post pictures of your beeb setup
Replies: 199
Views: 15799

Re: Post pictures of your beeb setup

Cheers Wim :D
by martinw
Tue Aug 08, 2017 6:49 pm
Forum: general
Topic: Post pictures of your beeb setup
Replies: 199
Views: 15799

Re: Post pictures of your beeb setup

You deleted your post Wim as I was replying too it ... I understood your sentiment :) Martin I know, but then I saw you posted the (almost) same pic 2 times before, so it had no accurate point... LOL Greetings, Wim... :-) Understood :D I like posting pictures 8) :lol: IMG_5252.JPG Martin
by martinw
Tue Aug 08, 2017 6:44 pm
Forum: general
Topic: Post pictures of your beeb setup
Replies: 199
Views: 15799

Re: Post pictures of your beeb setup

You deleted your post Wim as I was replying too it ...

I understood your sentiment :)

Martin
by martinw
Tue Aug 08, 2017 6:23 pm
Forum: general
Topic: Post pictures of your beeb setup
Replies: 199
Views: 15799

Re: Post pictures of your beeb setup

My Electron Turbo is now crying out for an MGC or two, my Atom is showing it up currently :lol:

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Martin
by martinw
Mon Aug 07, 2017 2:26 pm
Forum: hardware
Topic: NuLA demos
Replies: 31
Views: 982

Re: NuLA demos

Ditto =D>
by martinw
Mon Aug 07, 2017 11:12 am
Forum: acorn atom
Topic: Martin's Acorn Atom (poorly)
Replies: 69
Views: 855

Re: Martin's Acorn Atom (poorly)

1024MAK wrote:Beware of waking up the hardware geeks...Image

Mark


:lol:
by martinw
Mon Aug 07, 2017 9:12 am
Forum: acorn atom
Topic: Martin's Acorn Atom (poorly)
Replies: 69
Views: 855

Re: Martin's Acorn Atom (poorly)

Multiwizard wrote:Last year I had a few of those too... :-(


Greetings, Wim... :-)


Further interest, I'm liking this thread, I'm learning so much :D

Martin
by martinw
Mon Aug 07, 2017 8:20 am
Forum: acorn atom
Topic: Martin's Acorn Atom (poorly)
Replies: 69
Views: 855

Re: Martin's Acorn Atom (poorly)

I'm reminded of a recent post on Dave Curran's blog, where he finds a couple of logic TTL are failing to meet timing - but still pass a logic test. Some old chips are evidently past their useful life (whereas most are still fine.) That's really interesting, thank you BigEd =D> It's a TI component b...
by martinw
Mon Aug 07, 2017 6:30 am
Forum: acorn atom
Topic: My new Atom greets me with nothing but P's
Replies: 20
Views: 503

Re: My new Atom greets me with nothing but P's

An early one, with the spring keys too ...

Martin

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