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Forum: support.Apps 04 January 2010, 12:23
Replies: 9
Views: 2,621
Posted By quantum112
Best music player

What is the best music player for the A500 that I could put on a floppy? I need it to play S3M, MOD, and all the other common formats that Amiga music came in... also, can I just put the music on a...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 14 August 2009, 08:17
Replies: 43
Views: 3,175
Posted By quantum112
I'd like to see this come true: ...

I'd like to see this come true:
http://kotaku.com/5192915/syndicate-remake-looking-more-likely

There's also word a few other Bullfrog games may be redone too.
Forum: Swapshop 09 August 2009, 17:21
Replies: 0
Views: 1,413
Posted By quantum112
Trade my A500+ case for your A500 case

Hello, I have an A500 inside an A500+ case. As, for future's sake I'd like the case to be original, I am willing to swap the case I have with someone else's A500 case (the one with only the C= logo)...
Forum: MarketPlace 04 August 2009, 15:25
Replies: 482
Views: 108,078
Posted By quantum112
Bought an Amitek Loader 500 internal disk drive...

Bought an Amitek Loader 500 internal disk drive for the A500 from Paul_s.
Arrived very quickly, extremely well packaged, and works perfectly.
Thanks again Paul for an excellent transaction. :great
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 03 August 2009, 00:28
Replies: 5,716
Views: 892,552
Posted By quantum112
Yep, that's the one, was an awesome joystick back...

Yep, that's the one, was an awesome joystick back then. I'd love to have one again.
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 02 August 2009, 20:31
Replies: 5,716
Views: 892,552
Posted By quantum112
I bought a Quickjoy Superboard...I forgot how...

I bought a Quickjoy Superboard...I forgot how awesome microswitch joysticks were. Can't wait to get it. I'm also on the lookout for a Quickjoy Megaboard (the huge, white one), had one of those as a...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 02 August 2009, 20:24
Replies: 244
Views: 23,062
Posted By quantum112
What about Darkmere? Don't see it mentioned very...

What about Darkmere? Don't see it mentioned very often, it's one great game, used to play it quite a lot.
Forum: support.Hardware 02 August 2009, 17:15
Replies: 33
Views: 4,083
Posted By quantum112
Is there any downside with having too much chip...

Is there any downside with having too much chip RAM? Like, will some games not work due to too much memory?
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 31 July 2009, 21:02
Replies: 87
Views: 10,332
Posted By quantum112
I used to play Street Fighter 2 on the Amiga like...

I used to play Street Fighter 2 on the Amiga like mad, I must've logged hundreds of hours on it both solo and against others... I thought it was one of the best Amiga games ever made and... well damn...
Forum: Amiga scene 30 July 2009, 15:58
Replies: 89
Views: 9,883
Posted By quantum112
Wooot... I had absolutely no idea that Alien...

Wooot... I had absolutely no idea that Alien Breed didn't run if you had only 512K of memory, I tested it in WinUAE now and yep, it's so. I always wondered whether my old A500 had a RAM expansion or...
Forum: support.Hardware 27 July 2009, 23:02
Replies: 82
Views: 14,451
Posted By quantum112
Yeah, to repeat my few seconds ago edit,...

Yeah, to repeat my few seconds ago edit, everything works fine with no reconfiguration necessary :)
Forum: support.Hardware 27 July 2009, 22:34
Replies: 82
Views: 14,451
Posted By quantum112
Well I'll be... no wonder everything goes haywire...

Well I'll be... no wonder everything goes haywire if it draws so much juice. As for the configuration, well I can tell you what works on mine, but I can't be bothered opening the whole thing up...
Forum: support.Hardware 25 July 2009, 10:53
Replies: 82
Views: 14,451
Posted By quantum112
In that case, I'll just replace them all. I wrote...

In that case, I'll just replace them all. I wrote them all down, there are 17 of them, here are the specs:

2x 10v 3300 uF
6x 16v 100 uF
2x 16v 47 uF
4x 35v 22 uF
2x 35v 10 uF
1x 16v 470...
Forum: support.Hardware 24 July 2009, 23:44
Replies: 82
Views: 14,451
Posted By quantum112
Yes that's the one, and yes, that's exactly what...

Yes that's the one, and yes, that's exactly what I did.

Now another thing, I tested the Amiga with my cable on a 3rd TV from the living room, it has by far the best sound and picture, no flicker,...
Forum: support.Hardware 24 July 2009, 14:14
Replies: 82
Views: 14,451
Posted By quantum112
OK here's something new: I disconnected the...

OK here's something new: I disconnected the Citizen External drive from the Amiga (being connected as an Internal) and put in a Panasonic JU-253-033P. When the Panasonic is the only floppy on the...
Forum: support.Hardware 19 July 2009, 22:26
Replies: 82
Views: 14,451
Posted By quantum112
The only sound problem is the cr*ppy mono speaker...

The only sound problem is the cr*ppy mono speaker of this 20 year old TV :)
Sound was fine on the newer Quadro TV.
Forum: support.Hardware 19 July 2009, 21:27
Replies: 9
Views: 1,238
Posted By quantum112
I have a JU-253-033P like that. Came with my...

I have a JU-253-033P like that. Came with my current A500. Didn't work too well from the start, didn't take long for it to stop working entirely. I tried aligning the heads, but the plastic rail that...
Forum: support.Hardware 19 July 2009, 21:14
Replies: 82
Views: 14,451
Posted By quantum112
No way, I'm lucky it even has SCART :laughing I...

No way, I'm lucky it even has SCART :laughing I can live with the sound. I'm far less annoyed by bad sound than I am by bad picture.
Forum: support.Hardware 19 July 2009, 20:26
Replies: 82
Views: 14,451
Posted By quantum112
Thanks. As long as it won't damage anything and I...

Thanks. As long as it won't damage anything and I don't see it, it's fine.
I'll stick with this TV for now. The only problem is the sound is a lot worse than the other TV since it only has one side...
Forum: support.Hardware 19 July 2009, 18:32
Replies: 82
Views: 14,451
Posted By quantum112
Damn. Well, if buying a new PSU from a reputable...

Damn. Well, if buying a new PSU from a reputable store doesn't guarantee a working one, where can you find a good one without essentialy throwing your money into the wind? And please don't say eBay,...
Forum: support.Hardware 19 July 2009, 18:20
Replies: 82
Views: 14,451
Posted By quantum112
Here's an update so make of it what you will: ...

Here's an update so make of it what you will:

I tried a different, about 20 years old small 44cm Goldstar TV.
The color is much better on it, there is no flickering during floppy access.

The...
Forum: support.Hardware 18 July 2009, 23:41
Replies: 82
Views: 14,451
Posted By quantum112
Well at least I know it's not something only I...

Well at least I know it's not something only I experience or something wrong with my cable - cause I really took my time with it, about 3-4 hours to build it. Didn't actually think it would work but...
Forum: support.Hardware 18 July 2009, 23:19
Replies: 82
Views: 14,451
Posted By quantum112
I'm not an expert on electronics but do they...

I'm not an expert on electronics but do they contain components which fade away with time even if not used at all?
Forum: support.Hardware 18 July 2009, 21:38
Replies: 82
Views: 14,451
Posted By quantum112
Yes I know, but I find it hard to believe because...

Yes I know, but I find it hard to believe because it's...well, new. :(
I'll try a monochrome cable and if it still happens...
Forum: support.Hardware 18 July 2009, 21:36
Replies: 82
Views: 14,451
Posted By quantum112
I've got a spare A500 brick I got with this A500....

I've got a spare A500 brick I got with this A500. I changed it because the cable was broken inside and intermittently turned off the Amiga when moved.
Forum: support.Hardware 18 July 2009, 21:31
Replies: 82
Views: 14,451
Posted By quantum112
But it should still be adequate, don't you think?

But it should still be adequate, don't you think?
Forum: support.Hardware 18 July 2009, 21:28
Replies: 82
Views: 14,451
Posted By quantum112
Yeah, I think I outdid myself on the cable :great...

Yeah, I think I outdid myself on the cable :great

Not sure about the PSU, it's brand new bought from Amigakit 3 months ago, hasn't been used too much due to all of these problems, it's an...
Forum: support.Hardware 18 July 2009, 20:43
Replies: 82
Views: 14,451
Posted By quantum112
Hey all, I built my cable today, works pretty...

Hey all, I built my cable today, works pretty good, colors still haven't fixed but I put down the Brightness a bit and it seems alrightish (I think I forgot how this looked, I'm spoiled by LCDs),...
Forum: support.Hardware 17 July 2009, 23:41
Replies: 82
Views: 14,451
Posted By quantum112
Hey, thanks for the info. It's no problem, I...

Hey, thanks for the info. It's no problem, I downloaded the PDF version of the manual. So no worries. Cheers :great
Forum: support.Hardware 17 July 2009, 23:35
Replies: 82
Views: 14,451
Posted By quantum112
Thanks - that's very helpful, ought to come in...

Thanks - that's very helpful, ought to come in handy. I'm gonna have to get myself a printed copy of this manual one day to complete my A500 package.:)
Forum: support.Hardware 17 July 2009, 22:54
Replies: 23
Views: 2,207
Posted By quantum112
This probably won't be very meaningful, but I've...

This probably won't be very meaningful, but I've experienced (both in UAE and on my real A500) that certain games (at least those that I tested) load 10-15 seconds slower with the 512K expansion than...
Forum: support.Hardware 17 July 2009, 22:37
Replies: 9
Views: 1,238
Posted By quantum112
Indeed it does, thanks. Only problem is that as...

Indeed it does, thanks. Only problem is that as far as I understand the ones used on Amigas were labeled FB-354A and had a fitting ejection button, where as the regular PC ones probably would not, I...
Forum: support.Hardware 17 July 2009, 22:30
Replies: 82
Views: 14,451
Posted By quantum112
I'm pretty sure you can, I've only got 3 of those...

I'm pretty sure you can, I've only got 3 of those resistors and they're just a tad greater diameter than the actual wire. I'll try this design tommorow.

But, do we by now have some sort of...
Forum: support.Hardware 17 July 2009, 18:23
Replies: 82
Views: 14,451
Posted By quantum112
You can also buy one of those SCART-SCART cables...

You can also buy one of those SCART-SCART cables with male connectors on both ends, make sure they have full pins, that means they are fully wired with shield and everything (which is a real...
Forum: support.Hardware 17 July 2009, 15:25
Replies: 9
Views: 1,238
Posted By quantum112
What floppy drives did the A500s originally ship with?

Hello, does anybody know what was the "official" drive that the A500's hit the stores with? Or maybe there was more than one type that was used? Were these drives specifically made for the Amiga?...
Forum: support.Hardware 16 July 2009, 23:53
Replies: 16
Views: 3,192
Posted By quantum112
Ahh, it's been a while since I made a purchase...

Ahh, it's been a while since I made a purchase worth the money now ;)
Hopefully I can get it working externally and the internal drive that's still in the post turns out just as good. I'm trying to...
Forum: support.Hardware 16 July 2009, 23:02
Replies: 16
Views: 3,192
Posted By quantum112
Indeed, now that you mention the model...

Indeed, now that you mention the model number...That particular one is written on the barcode on the back which I seem to have missed :blased

http://img190.imageshack.us/img190/9353/barcode.jpg
...
Forum: support.Hardware 16 July 2009, 22:23
Replies: 16
Views: 3,192
Posted By quantum112
It's made by Prism Leisure Corporation, in the...

It's made by Prism Leisure Corporation, in the UK.
The actual drive inside is a Citizen OSDC-*something I can't read due to marker pen*. I don't think it's a HD drive, it still has the 49.99 pounds...
Forum: support.Hardware 16 July 2009, 22:05
Replies: 82
Views: 14,451
Posted By quantum112
I've bought a few off eBay already and they were...

I've bought a few off eBay already and they were worthless. What do you think of these instructions: http://pinouts.ru/VideoCables/AmigaScart_pinout.shtml, would they work? I'll buy another scart...
Forum: support.Hardware 16 July 2009, 20:17
Replies: 16
Views: 3,192
Posted By quantum112
No, the motherboard is like out of the shop. I've...

No, the motherboard is like out of the shop. I've no idea what it is, but I'm betting it's (was) the interference from Vesalia's modded floppy.

The drive I bought today is the best damn floppy...
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