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Old 12 October 2017, 02:46   #601
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Love this

Just flashed over my cortex firmware and I am delighted.

This all started with me fitting an OLDE display to my gotek running cortex which did not support the display.

Being directed to this thread and sitting with a few tins soldering up a male to male USB cable and following the instructions.

Works perfect so far.

I am sure a few questions will pop up but for me my OLED display works as does the various demos I have put at it.

Awesome

Cost me 2 tins of strongbow and a few old USB cables.

Well done !
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Old 12 October 2017, 09:06   #602
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I've updated my 3D model a bit more:

The Bezel now just specifies extra space to add to the faceplate in each direction; the bevelling of the edge of the faceplate is now specified separately so you can now bevel the edge of the faceplate without extending it, and vice versa.

I've also added support for adding a rotary encoder - both with 2 and with 3 buttons: the hole is 7mm in diameter, and an 11mm-sized rotary encoder without the KY-040 PCB - something like the ALPS EC11E15244G1) - will actually fit even with 3 buttons in place already.

Best wishes,

// Christian
Cool site, but why is screen white and very faint pink 3-D model? Cannot see it very well.
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Old 12 October 2017, 09:57   #603
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Cool site, but why is screen white and very faint pink 3-D model? Cannot see it very well.
It is not faint for me at all.. Perhaps try another browser?
This is how it looks for me. If this also looks faint to you, perhaps your monitor/video settings needs some adjustment.
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Old 12 October 2017, 10:25   #604
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hey guys, I just discovered this by accident and wanted to share it with you:

http://arananet-net.kinja.com/adapta...=1507715961901

Seems like a pretty good idea. The PCB is not very complex, but this is a beautiful solution
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Old 12 October 2017, 17:12   #605
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Seems like a pretty good idea. The PCB is not very complex, but this is a beautiful solution
Cool, but doesn't have a rotary encoder (much better than push buttons IMO) and by doing this you are locked to whatever feature set was available at the time the board was made (I am guessing Edu made the PCB before rotary encoder was an option).
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I've updated my 3D model a bit more:

The Bezel now just specifies extra space to add to the faceplate in each direction; the bevelling of the edge of the faceplate is now specified separately – so you can now bevel the edge of the faceplate without extending it, and vice versa.
This is great!

How does one go about printing that model though? I couldn't find an option to save or anything.
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Old 12 October 2017, 18:30   #606
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How does one go about printing that model though? I couldn't find an option to save or anything.
At the bottom-left of the window there's a button to 'Generate STL', right next to a drop-down that allows you to choose a different file format.

Click 'Generate STL'.

After a moment, the button changes to 'Download STL'.

That STL file can then be sliced and printed as any other STL file.
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Old 14 October 2017, 04:08   #607
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hey guys, I just discovered this by accident and wanted to share it with you:

http://arananet-net.kinja.com/adapta...=1507715961901

Seems like a pretty good idea. The PCB is not very complex, but this is a beautiful solution
Nice idea .
I don't like how it sticks out of the Amiga, though...
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Old 14 October 2017, 09:44   #608
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I've just set up a Facebook group for FlashFloppy announcements and support:

https://www.facebook.com/groups/820618618098373/
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