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Old 07 March 2020, 21:59   #1
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HDD activity led

Added a HDD led to my a500 last night.

Connected to the kipper2k a508ide by soldering a header and plugging in a pc HDD led. Put the led between the power and floppy leds and taped up the side of the power led to prevent light bleed.

Quite pleased with the results!

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Old 08 March 2020, 04:47   #2
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Hello Ikorodu!

Very good!!! It is a non-destructive solution with the case!

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Old 08 March 2020, 07:09   #3
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good mod
btw, does the floppy drive led works together with this?
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Old 08 March 2020, 10:03   #4
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Floppy led continues to operate as normal. When the Hdd and the fdd access at the same time then the lighting colour is a bit fuzzy, but I don’t use floppies a great deal. I’ll try to get a video showing the floppy and hdd both working.


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