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by vinniethedweeb
Fri Aug 28, 2015 9:06 pm
Forum: Hardware
Topic: Power Drive 900 power supply problem
Replies: 6
Views: 2657

Re: Power Drive 900 power supply problem

This sounds a possibility. I think I may have an old Amiga PSU buried somewhere. If you do get around to documenting your efforts I will read with interest.
by vinniethedweeb
Fri Aug 28, 2015 12:36 pm
Forum: Hardware
Topic: Power Drive 900 power supply problem
Replies: 6
Views: 2657

Re: Power Drive 900 power supply problem

Thanks, that helps a lot. Also explains what the 5V/12V thing is about. I am not a dab hand at electronics or soldering so might not go that route but have a much better idea what I need to look for. Anyone else who may have links to other PSU options please feel free to add. If you keep the words ‘...
by vinniethedweeb
Fri Aug 28, 2015 9:29 am
Forum: Hardware
Topic: Power Drive 900 power supply problem
Replies: 6
Views: 2657

Power Drive 900 power supply problem

I have a Power Drive 900 which has become separated from its power supply unit. I would love to get this working again. Finding an old PSU might be impossible. I could get a new one but there are a few rather basic questions I am struggling with. First is how much power does it need? The units says ...
by vinniethedweeb
Sat Aug 22, 2015 6:32 pm
Forum: Requests
Topic: Are ATARI Graphic artists still out there?
Replies: 4
Views: 22141

Re: Are ATARI Graphic artists still out there?

I liked what you did with your demo and if I can help at all would be happy to try to add a bit of gloss onto what you have done so far. I haven’t wheeled out my Atari graphics progs for a while though, being a bit more Photoshop based nowadays. Can I ask a few questions to help pin down exactly wha...
by vinniethedweeb
Sun Feb 24, 2013 5:01 pm
Forum: News & Announcements
Topic: New visitor? Your first three posts need to be approved
Replies: 70
Views: 56745

Re: New visitor? Your first three posts need to be approved

Forgive me for the triviality of this post. I do have a question or two for the various forums but now just wanted to get my 3 post approval cleared. On a general point I have started to search out various bits of kit to see what works. So far so good, games are all loading, just missing a phono cab...
by vinniethedweeb
Tue Feb 19, 2013 8:21 pm
Forum: News & Announcements
Topic: New visitor? Your first three posts need to be approved
Replies: 70
Views: 56745

Re: New visitor? Your first three posts need to be approved

Thank you for the welcome. I will explore Wiki and the forum here and attempt to get a heads-up on what’s happened since I last used my machine before asking too many unnecessary questions. Expect I will still fail to some degree...
by vinniethedweeb
Mon Feb 18, 2013 12:43 pm
Forum: News & Announcements
Topic: New visitor? Your first three posts need to be approved
Replies: 70
Views: 56745

Re: New visitor? Your first three posts need to be approved

Hi to all. I have a 520STFM which has been mothballed for some years but have now started using it again. Searching for current Atari information has led me to this excellent site. There is a lot for me to catch-up on - new data storage options, monitors, processor upgrades etc, so will look forward...

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