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Old 22 July 2015, 11:18   #1
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Hey guys, do not know where to intro myself so I'll do it here.

My name is Nathan. I'm 17 years old and I'm from Australia! I own an Amiga 500 only, as I can't afford an A2000-3000 Series. Click image for larger version

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ID:	44787 she is still going strong after 30 years, though the 1MB expansion went bad so I'm stuck on 512KB thanks to battery leakage. Has anyone got a spare expansion or two? I need a HDD and a 1MB expansion.
 
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Old 22 July 2015, 12:13   #2
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Hi and welcome

Check the Marketplace on here and maybe post a wanted advert for a RAM expansion.
Amibay is a good place to buy too

If you're wanting a new card then I've spotted these recently...

http://amigastore.eu/en/277-512kb-ra...on-rc512k.html

Amigakit and Versalia have some RAM options too for the 500.
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Old 22 July 2015, 12:43   #3
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I see. I only have $24 to my name, so I can't buy at the moment.
 
Old 27 July 2015, 05:51   #4
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I picked up a 500 last year did the same... killed the expansion - in my defense, I was trying to fix a faulty sound connector on the mainboard.... didnt seat the shielding back properly which made contact... doh.

Hit garage sales etc, surprising what you find
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Old 28 July 2015, 01:46   #5
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Hi Nathan, its also worth looking on gumtree site and possibly posting a "wanted" advert.

Just had a quick look to see whats on there, while some are not in our state there are Amiga 500's with extra accessories

http://www.gumtree.com.au/s-ad/bell-...tor/1074790977
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