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    hehe, On a slow pedalo from China or a slow...

    hehe, On a slow pedalo from China or a slow pedalo from Asia, I'd rather pay a tad more and get a SD card adapter in the UK in 2 - 3 days, I'm happy with what i got at the mo.
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    I don't have any experience of the 40 pin DOM's,...

    I don't have any experience of the 40 pin DOM's, Last time i looked they were expensive in the UK, i saw some in the US and Germany and they were cheap enough but shipping / import duties and other...
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    In the 10+ years i've been using CF i've never...

    In the 10+ years i've been using CF i've never had one that i couldn't boot from, I've used CF from 8Mb > 4Gb , Cheap chinesium No name brands and well known brands, Sandisk included, I've found the...
  4. Practice practice practice is the key, I've used...

    Practice practice practice is the key, I've used the pliers and twist method and it does work if you're very careful but to be honest i prefer using 2 soldering irons and slide the cap off the pads...
  5. That's why i keep a few old P3 and lower laptops...

    That's why i keep a few old P3 and lower laptops around because they have real Serial / Parallel ports, I have several programmers serial and LPT though for some time now i have been using an old...
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    Been getting them on and off for 2 - 3 weeks,...

    Been getting them on and off for 2 - 3 weeks, don't last long though.
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    Yes should be fine as long as the PSU is in good...

    Yes should be fine as long as the PSU is in good health.
  8. Yes though it depends on the design of the...

    Yes though it depends on the design of the internals, They are not all the same, Some 5170 PSU's have the RF circuit or part of before the switch so even though the PSU is tuned off at the big red...
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    I bit the bullet and installed Okteta on Mint,...

    I bit the bullet and installed Okteta on Mint, Download wasn't as bad as i thought, First impressions i like it, Better than the others i tried, Should suit me fine, gHex was one that i tried before...
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    Thanks guys, I've googled and googled and...

    Thanks guys, I've googled and googled and downloaded, Tried HexEdit and it's not for me, Actually tried several and none suited, Okteta looked promising but required about 125 extra packages to be...
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    Hex editor for Linux

    Has anyone got a favourite Hex Editor for Linux, I'm looking for one that's comparable to HxD for windows, I've been using Ubuntu Mate for some months now on my daily driver, Great for internet /...
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    Yup find a professional paint shop that does...

    Yup find a professional paint shop that does Powder coating, I don't know about being cheap though, I've never had one done, I've scrapped loads of cases over the years because of rust, The question...
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    I don't remember there being a special disk for...

    I don't remember there being a special disk for the floppy on the 410cdt but it's been a long time since i had one, The floppy was swappable with the CD IIRC, There were several external cases for...
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    Yep that's the bugger.

    Yep that's the bugger.
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    That's probably the issue with mine though i...

    That's probably the issue with mine though i never checked, As i had spares it got put in the growing pile of jobs for another day which never arrives.
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    As you are using the XUB go into the AMI bios...

    As you are using the XUB go into the AMI bios setup and set Hard drives to NONE, As in as far as the AMI bios is concerned there are no Hard drives fitted, Save the settings, This will give the XUB...
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    Part of my first cleaning process on these Tandon...

    Part of my first cleaning process on these Tandon 100-2A drives that are mis-behaving is to remove all connectors from the top and rear PCB's and give the pins a good clean and make sure the...
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    You could try replacing the chips one by one as...

    You could try replacing the chips one by one as stone said, Or if you can burn Eproms, I'd use the Supersoft diagnostic rom.
  19. I'm not a gamer but I'm currently in the process...

    I'm not a gamer but I'm currently in the process of building another Tweener out of parts i've had stashed away for years, Specs are "currently"
    QDI Advance 10B Motherboard
    6 X PCI 1 x ISA 1 x AGP...
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    Yep, I have a cheap set i ordered from china,...

    Yep, I have a cheap set i ordered from china, they do the job pretty well, The one i use most is overdue for replacement, My fault i bent the bloody thing.
  21. 500ma doesn't sound right for such an old drive,...

    500ma doesn't sound right for such an old drive, Some of these old drives can be quite power hungry on spin up, I have a box full of old drives and many are up in the 1.0A range in spin up mode, I...
  22. If the drive is stuck in a loop of spinning up...

    If the drive is stuck in a loop of spinning up then down and up again when it's in the laptop then it won't get recognized, It could be a power issue with the laptop, Likewise when the drive is...
  23. As already said the drive may well be at the end...

    As already said the drive may well be at the end of it's life, When you say "the drive spins up, stops, and repeats" can you hear the drive actually spinning up, then spinning down and spinning up...
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    I like Partition Magic been using it for years, I...

    I like Partition Magic been using it for years, I use Boot Magic to boot between DOS 6.22 and 98SE and have a Compact flash adapter accessible from the rear in my Tweener so i can load older DOS or...
  25. No joy, I hooked up a couple of different drives...

    No joy, I hooked up a couple of different drives and same error: "The device is busy" when trying to format a 720k in XP, Just for yuks while i had the case open i hooked up a known working Qumetrak...
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