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    Yesterday, 08:53 PM
    falter replied to a thread Atlantis MCG-85 in Other
    Decided to start wiring this up for use with a PC terminal, just to see what it does. I'm going to use an Apple II+ power supply, that'll give me...
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    Yesterday, 03:56 PM
    This lasted all of 2 hours... https://rover.ebay.com/rover/0/0/0?mpre=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.ebay.co.uk%2Fulk%2Fitm%2F132743159798
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    Yesterday, 03:42 PM
    Wow! These are going for big bucks. Not sure what's so exciting about a TRS80 clone but yeah.. gonna have to start tracking these. ...
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    Yesterday, 12:17 PM
    falter replied to a thread Tektronix 'Board Bucket' 6800 in Other
    Sure.. I've been thinking about digging it out again anyway.. I'll get some HQ scans of the boards. Regarding the ROM code.. PM me an email and...
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    Yesterday, 09:06 AM
    falter replied to a thread Tektronix 'Board Bucket' 6800 in Other
    Thanks! I'll have to give it a try. Admittedly, I haven't had it out much since my initial work to get it running. I gave Rick Bensene a dump of...
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    August 12th, 2018, 07:50 AM
    falter replied to a thread Box'o'processors in General Off Topic
    I had a dual PPro system and had intended to keep both the CPUs and mobo for it... but for some reason it's disappeared. Darn. That was my first...
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    August 11th, 2018, 07:31 AM
    Anyone got any pictures or video?
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    August 10th, 2018, 09:33 AM
    falter replied to a thread The Ebay Follies in Rants
    Come to think of it.. $400 per MB is about what I pay my cellular provider for data right now..
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    August 10th, 2018, 07:41 AM
    falter replied to a thread The Ebay Follies in Rants
    It seems to go in waves. Something rare appears, a few deep pocketed collectors fight over it... then whatever it is starts showing up more as...
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    August 10th, 2018, 07:36 AM
    falter replied to a thread The Ebay Follies in Rants
    A steal at $4000... https://rover.ebay.com/rover/0/0/0?mpre=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.ebay.com%2Fulk%2Fitm%2F183371664351
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    August 8th, 2018, 10:24 AM
    falter replied to a thread The Ebay Follies in Rants
    The mystery terminal is back.. https://rover.ebay.com/rover/0/0/0?mpre=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.ebay.com%2Fulk%2Fitm%2F122203538782 The good news is,...
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    August 7th, 2018, 03:38 PM
    Was doing a cleanup of my shop and found a couple boxes of processor pulls. Not sure why I kept 'em. I'm in IT for a living and these were...
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    August 6th, 2018, 09:12 PM
    I popped open the keyboard on my Hyperion and as someone suggested, it's another one of those capacitive type keyboards. Most of the keys...
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    August 6th, 2018, 09:08 PM
    falter replied to a thread Sol20 keyboard issue in S-100
    Ah I see what you're saying. I tried something similar with SET I=1 --- but could not type anything from my PC terminal to the Sol's screen. I...
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    August 6th, 2018, 08:59 AM
    Not that I'm aware of. There are websites, etc that purport to be authoritative but all have mistakes or contradictory info. Recently I created...
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    August 5th, 2018, 09:31 PM
    Dang. I didn't bother fighting for this... last two went for $2000+. But of course.. this time it deviated. Seems to be following the trend of...
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    August 5th, 2018, 08:58 PM
    The seller might get in a bit of a pickle here.. that is definitely an RFI board in there, not Rev 3. The RFI board gets rid of the 8T28s at H10 and...
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    August 5th, 2018, 01:25 PM
    falter replied to a thread Sol20 keyboard issue in S-100
    Here's a video of how it goes down. It started working a little faster than usual here because it had already been warmed up a bit before I shut it...
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    August 5th, 2018, 01:01 PM
    falter replied to a thread Sol20 keyboard issue in S-100
    That'd require having a working keyboard to type in initially no? Anyway, I don't think I'm on the right track now. Today I fired it up... no...
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    August 5th, 2018, 06:54 AM
    falter replied to a thread Sol20 keyboard issue in S-100
    Yeah. I kind of think it might be a trace or something in that same area that does have something to do with the keyboard and it's getting flexed in...
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    August 4th, 2018, 07:18 PM
    falter replied to a thread Sol20 keyboard issue in S-100
    I may have found my problem while trying to solve another. I have the Sol connected to a power bar and use the switch on that to shut it down or...
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    August 4th, 2018, 10:52 AM
    falter replied to a thread Intecolor 2400 in Other
    It is ebay, and unfortunately under shipping details for this item it does say the buyer is responsible for return shipping costs. My attitude...
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    August 4th, 2018, 10:10 AM
    falter replied to a thread Intecolor 2400 in Other
    Ugh. So I got a note from the seller a while after I purchased. They had set the shipping cost at $35.. turned out to be $90 to ship to my...
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    August 4th, 2018, 09:55 AM
    Yes, I have it, although I see it is asking to install an update.
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    August 4th, 2018, 09:06 AM
    Possibly. But I do agree the strangest thing is an amplified accordion instead of the usual spot on the phone! Bahaha
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    August 4th, 2018, 08:58 AM
    As I mentioned in another post, I have a Wordpress blog that allows comments and was absolutely bombed by spammers. 25,000 spam comments. Comments...
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    August 3rd, 2018, 10:01 PM
    From what I gather when you boot from the Hyperion boot disk it puts these little function key options at the bottom of the screen, similar to the...
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    August 3rd, 2018, 06:41 PM
    What happened to the 360/40?
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    August 3rd, 2018, 06:09 PM
    Okay so after a day of finagling around trying to figure out how to get Imagedisk to write me a Hyperion DOS floppy, I finally remembered an old...
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    August 3rd, 2018, 04:12 PM
    falter replied to a thread Intecolor 2400 in Other
    The model # is quite visible in the last photo if you use the zoom. Definitely says 2405. I got confused too until they added that photo. 2400...
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by falter on June 25th, 2017 at 10:09 AM
All hail the $3000 Apple II+!

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