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    I was definitely impressed with what you were...

    I was definitely impressed with what you were able to accomplish with all those features. I know a couple people have been working on cards to do the memory expansion functions, but yours is more...
  2. Okay, slight update that CP/M wasn't working...

    Okay, slight update that CP/M wasn't working properly, it just seemed like it was. Everything I read said to use the C8-CFh jumper setting, but reading through other threads said that CP/M uses the...
  3. Hey Al, Hate to revive a 5 year old thread,...

    Hey Al,

    Hate to revive a 5 year old thread, but it was appropriate and seemed better than to start a new thread on the same topic. In any case, I've also built out the lo-tech ide device for the...
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    Who's to know. I picked this up from a lady...

    Who's to know. I picked this up from a lady who's husband passed away and there was tons of tandy stuff (this was the only thing i bought, i was much more diligent about not buying every vintage...
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    I don't know if this helps at all, but my Model 4...

    I don't know if this helps at all, but my Model 4 also has the cable with the missing pins and it works fine. Here's a photo I had taken of the top of the drives, they look different than yours, but...
  6. I've also not had experience with accessing...

    I've also not had experience with accessing shares on windows 98 to a Windows 10 machine, however I did have this exact issue with 98 accessing Samba network shares on my NAS. The issues with my...
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    Funny, as I get older and my eyes get worse, I...

    Funny, as I get older and my eyes get worse, I just keep getting bigger televisions to compensate. By the time I'm 80, i'll have an 80" TV :)
  8. Thread: SepTandy

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    I'll be honest, I like that terminal also... Its...

    I'll be honest, I like that terminal also... Its better to own a Model 3 / 4, I think, because I imagine you could still do something similar with a VT Emulator or Wimodem, but its pretty rare in...
  9. Thread: SepTandy

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    SepTandy

    For those that don't really frequent YouTube, a group of Retro You-tubers are making a set of Tandy related videos this month. Here's the channels:

    AkBKukU: https://www.youtube.com/user/AkBKukU...
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    Oh, i get that your wife wants the "physical"...

    Oh, i get that your wife wants the "physical" phone, I'm just saying you can do the same thing with a Google Voice account and the Obi200 as you're getting with the xfinity voip phone. You can still...
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    Newsgroups? I didn't even know that was still a...

    Newsgroups? I didn't even know that was still a thing. :)
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    Funny, that's similar to how I got rid of my tv...

    Funny, that's similar to how I got rid of my tv service. My cable service kept cutting out and one day it was out for 3 days so I finally got around to checking since that was longer than usual and...
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    Lucky you.. I was going to set up OTA and had...

    Lucky you.. I was going to set up OTA and had picked up a big antenna and the Homerun box, but I live right next to a mountain and the transmitter is just on the other side without direct line of...
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    Yeah, as someone who hasn't had cable TV since...

    Yeah, as someone who hasn't had cable TV since 2005, this is what I'm currently paying:

    $65.99 (Total after all taxes) for 100mb Cable Internet
    $15.99 for Netflix (this is the 4 concurrent...
  15. I use these for retro computers that can't use...

    I use these for retro computers that can't use wifi, but i disagree that these are guaranteed solutions. I've had especially bad luck with the "200 mbps" (technically about 10mb max) inexpensive...
  16. Id agree with this as well except for two things....

    Id agree with this as well except for two things. One is that it's unlikely to find one under the $20 requirement. Second, with it being a few floors away, if the power is split, that might not...
  17. I also watched the video, it was very interesting...

    I also watched the video, it was very interesting where things were and how they got to their current stage. I didn't see mention of it, curious if there's a place where current beta's of the...
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    Yeah, so the NiMh phone battery i used cost about...

    Yeah, so the NiMh phone battery i used cost about $5. Its definitely more than just using some batteries and a diode, but a little more of a drop-in replacement (likely get away without even using a...
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    Reading through the whole thread, nothing much...

    Reading through the whole thread, nothing much new to say so just offer my thoughts. I probably wouldn't use the AA batteries since not only do you have to do the diode fix, the AA batteries...
  20. Thread: Pcw9512

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    Yeah, I actually had completely disassembled mine...

    Yeah, I actually had completely disassembled mine at one point so I could clean the case and insides and remove the second bay cover and it was quite a pain.. Lots of parts and everything was really...
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    You basically get nothing, just a fully bright...

    You basically get nothing, just a fully bright screen. it doesn't do anything at all without a disk, which was confusing to me as well.
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    Yeah, without some special drive, you have to...

    Yeah, without some special drive, you have to physically alter the case with the 'file' from that kit, which I wouldn't do at this stage since you're basically damaging the case to just let you use...
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    Ahh, interesting. I'm not sure I've seen those. ...

    Ahh, interesting. I'm not sure I've seen those. Though, at this point, I'm not sure I'd bother. Unless someone makes a new run off floppies (unlikely), hunting down those drives, or worse,...
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    I'm not sure how you put a 3.5" drive in it. The...

    I'm not sure how you put a 3.5" drive in it. The cutout is different and the 3.5" is wider and shorter (or taller and thinner if you're looking at it as it sits in the amstrad), so i'm not clear how...
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    Yup, IMD works. I've backed up and created disks...

    Yup, IMD works. I've backed up and created disks both for the Osborne from a DOS based PC (up to win 98 ) using IMD.
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