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    NeXT

    Mastervoice ECU (The Butler in a Box Tries again)

    http://i11.photobucket.com/albums/a166/ballsandy/New%20Bucket/CGS_7739.jpg Two years ago I made another blog entry discussing the Mastervoice Butler in a Box. As a refresher this was a late 80's...

    October 14th, 2017 01:32 PM
    PeterLI

    Help needed: Compaq Presario 5220 all-in-one

    Just use it as is. Want a more powerful Pentium: buy another OEM cheap. OEMs are not upgrade friendly and get easily damaged. They work great when left original.

    October 13th, 2017 04:21 PM
    1944GPW

    PDP-Lifter

    Racking an old PDP-11 or its peripherals can take some care, owing to the weight and bulk. The task can be made easier with this simple equipment lifting cart you can build. You can quickly, easily...

    October 6th, 2017 09:46 PM
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    mR_Slug

    I see, the spring is a regular coil. I had...

    I see, the spring is a regular coil. I had mistook the piece of metal sticking out of the drive in the first picture for a leg of a torsional coil spring. I had a look at a couple of Toshiba drives I...

    mR_Slug Today, 08:09 PM Go to last post
    falter

    Okay so I have this thing working (yay!), and am...

    Okay so I have this thing working (yay!), and am now trying to decipher how to load in a program. I found what I believe is Tiny BASIC, in S record format here. But the load process is not as...

    falter Today, 07:58 PM Go to last post
    mR_Slug

    This may help:...

    This may help:
    http://www.minuszerodegrees.net/manuals/Western%20Digital/WD1002-WX2/MBF%20FIB%20about%20WD-1002.txt

    There were a few different BIOS versions for the card, perhaps you're lucky and...

    mR_Slug Today, 07:54 PM Go to last post
    HoJoPo

    Though it's $139, the FloppyEmu is the best thing...

    Though it's $139, the FloppyEmu is the best thing for compact Macs of that vintage: https://www.bigmessowires.com/floppy-emu/

    It can emulate either an external floppy drive, or an HD20 floppy...

    HoJoPo Today, 07:49 PM Go to last post
    Caluser2000

    No Chuck. It makes sense.

    No Chuck. It makes sense.

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