English Amiga Board


Go Back   English Amiga Board > Support > support.Hardware

 
 
Thread Tools
Old 02 June 2020, 18:51   #1
68Kaya
Registered User

 
Join Date: Feb 2020
Location: West Midlands
Posts: 4
Apollo ?

Hi....Does anybody know if it is possible to obtain replacement mach131 chip for apollo-1240 cards ?
68Kaya is offline  
Old 02 June 2020, 19:27   #2
zipper
Registered User
 
Join Date: Mar 2004
Location: finland
Posts: 1,612
There is no official support as the owner of Apollo designs is Jens Schoenfeld (aka Individual Computers) - he wants to get rid of them. Just try to check all possible forums.
zipper is offline  
Old 03 June 2020, 13:43   #3
Jope
-
Jope's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2003
Location: Helsinki / Finland
Age: 40
Posts: 7,997
I would also need some. Based on what I've heard, Jens is not actually willing to sell replacements.
Jope is offline  
Old 06 June 2020, 01:56   #4
eXeler0
Registered User

eXeler0's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2015
Location: Sweden
Age: 46
Posts: 1,747
To be a bit more specific, mach131 chips are super easy to get on ebay, but the appropriate code needed for the Apollo cards is what Jens wont release willingly.
Maybe if you buy one of his most expensive ACA cards first, he'll be willing to sell the code to you ;-)
eXeler0 is offline  
Old 06 June 2020, 07:51   #5
alexh
Thalion Webshrine
alexh's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2004
Location: Oxford
Posts: 12,410
If you have a working mach130 chip, but you need mach131 to reach 100MHz 060. You could ask around if anyone might swap boards with you with a cash incentive. Perhaps someone who isn't planning on overclocking or sticking to their 040 might come forward.

There is some evidence you can reach 80MHz with mach130 version of board FW
alexh is offline  
 


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Apollo SCSI Reynolds support.Hardware 7 15 April 2010 16:24
Apollo 630 help DoogUK support.Hardware 12 15 April 2009 14:31
Apollo memory JuvUK support.Hardware 11 01 February 2009 21:12
Apollo stack? JuvUK support.Apps 21 22 December 2008 14:59
Apollo 1240 DDNI support.Hardware 34 20 June 2006 20:29

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


All times are GMT +2. The time now is 19:18.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.11
Copyright ©2000 - 2020, vBulletin Solutions Inc.
Page generated in 0.07858 seconds with 16 queries