Originally Posted by Jack Burton
Oh, yes, that's true, I forgot about the 8520 CIAs. I have always heard of them being fragile componants. And now, speaking of the CIA, as I said before my DF does not work very well, it is constantly making noise like Ttzzz ccrrrkk ccrrkk, so I have to insert a disk to stop it, maybe it comes from a failing CIA... Mmm I will have to check it.
One of the reasons whilst i asked the quest.Today i sat taking caps off the A1200 *the method of using a gentle twist with pliers does work!*.and thought of recapping, and then in future of having to replace something else on the same board like a comp chip just put me off and make me rather use emulation on a modern pc.