From Up North (ish)

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From Up North (ish)

Postby bigdufuss » Mon May 08, 2017 12:58 pm

Hello from Chesterfield, Derbyshire.
Just joined the forum having got the retro bug some 20 years or so since I sold my stuff!!!!! and 30 years since I used a BBC at school. Great days!
"1.21 Gigawatts!!??"

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Re: From Up North (ish)

Postby davidb » Mon May 08, 2017 1:28 pm

Welcome! :D

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Re: From Up North (ish)

Postby Multiwizard » Mon May 08, 2017 1:36 pm


welcome to this great Forum... :D

Greetings from my little Dutch Acorn Attic, Wim...:-)

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Re: From Up North (ish)

Postby Lardo Boffin » Mon May 08, 2017 3:04 pm

Hello also from Chesterfield!
BBC model B 32k issue 4, 16k sideways RAM, Watford 12 ROM board, Retroclinic Datacentre + HDD, matchbox co-proc, Viglen twin 40/80 5.25" discs, acorn cassette
BBC model B 32k issue 7, turboMMC, Opus Challenger 3 512k, Pi 3 coproc, Acorn 6502 coproc

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Re: From Up North (ish)

Postby DutchAcorn » Mon May 08, 2017 5:18 pm

Welcome! Enjoy the retro fun :D

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Re: From Up North (ish)

Postby growntree » Mon May 08, 2017 5:33 pm

Welcome. :D

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Re: From Up North (ish)

Postby CMcDougall » Mon May 08, 2017 6:00 pm

welcome B :)

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Re: From Up North (ish)

Postby flaxcottage » Mon May 08, 2017 7:12 pm

Welcome dufus. :D

Hey we might be able to set up a NE Derbyshire mini-meet. :lol:
- John

Currently running L4 Econet with BBC B, BBC B+ 128K, Master 128K, 4Mb A3000, 4Mb A3020, 4Mb A4000, 4Mb A5000 dual FDD; UK101; HP41CX setup; Psion 3a, 3mx and 5mx; Z88; TI-58c, TI-59 and printer, HP-16C programmer's calculator and a bakery of Pis.

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Re: From Up North (ish)

Postby daveejhitchins » Mon May 08, 2017 8:36 pm

Welcome to the Forum, bigdufuss . . . Enjoy . . .

Dave H :D
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Products: ARA II, ABR, ATI, AP6, MGC, AP5 . . .
For a price list, contact me at: Retro Hardware AT dave ej hitchins DOT plus DOT com

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Re: From Up North (ish)

Postby Elminster » Mon May 08, 2017 9:28 pm


Don't forget to pin yourself on the map


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Re: From Up North (ish)

Postby tricky » Mon May 08, 2017 9:55 pm

Welcome, do you have any kit, or just on emulators for now?
Have you visited ?

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