Author Archives: Jeroen

Finished Thimbleweed Park

Today I finished Thimbleweed Park, a kickstarter from the guys that also created Maniac Mansion. Thimbleweed Park is a nice game with a lot of hints to the old games of Lucasart. If you liked Maniac Mansion and/or Zak McKrakken then … Continue reading

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New Commodore added to my collection

last month I got a Commodore 16 and bought a Toshiba HC10 (MSX) system. The Commodore 16 has the same basic architecture like the Plus 4, but misses the 3-1 function ROM, user port and (6551) ACIA serial port chip. … Continue reading

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Old project

Yesterday I found an old project I made several years ago. It’s a IECATA an ide interface for the commodore computers with the iec connector like the VIC20 and C64. It’s based on a microprocessor and some memory. The system lets … Continue reading

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Happy new year

A Happy New Year to all of you. Hope you all will have a good 2017. Last month I collected some new hardware. I got a 1700 (c128 memory expansion, expanded to 512k), 1571 drive, Multi evolution 500 (a500 SCSI … Continue reading

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Sandisk 4GB arrived from Amazon

This week I received from Amazon a 4Gb Compact Flash card. When I used this card in the Amiga with a PCMCIA to Compact Flash card converter it worked instantly. The other cards I have (one of them is a 16Gb … Continue reading

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Progress on my A1200

Some weeks ago I received my compact cards and ide adapter. I installed Workbench 3.0 on one of the Compact disks. To speed up installation, I used WINUAE on my PC. The disks connected by USB card reader. After installing … Continue reading

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Added a A1200 to my collection

18 August I bought an Amiga 1200, my fist 1200 I ever owned. I had the choice to get a nice white Amiga Technology A1200 or a yellowish Commodore A1200. I choose the yellowish A1200 as the internal HD was … Continue reading

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A little update

A little update, Last 2 months I was busy adding pages to the data sheet part of the site. And changed the way I wanted to control my commodore SX64 (and later on my compucase and Amiga). My first Idea … Continue reading

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Battery damage part 2

Yesterday I finished the cleaning of my Amiga 500+. Last week I removed the battery and neutralize the acid from the battery with lemon juice. This time I Removed the 7400 series chips that are in the affected area so … Continue reading

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Finally color

Yesterday I created a scart cable for my Amiga. I took the schematics from ilesj’s blog and for the first time I had a color picture on my TV. Not counting the GBS8200 experiment I did. Next I need to try … Continue reading

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