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Old 24 November 2010, 15:28   #1
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Hi from Australia!!!!!

Hi new member from Australia.

I have a large console collection, but my main passion lies with c64 and anything commodore. I have a number of real c64's and peripherals, so that i have finally decided to get myself into the amiga scene.

I have never owned an amiga back in the day, having only wished for one and only was able to use one at any of my friends who happened to have one back then. When the time came to upgrade from the c64, it was too late, with the amiga suffering a shady and unforseen future, i moved straight into the PC world with a new 386.

Now years, later, i have acquired a number of Amiga 500's (5 at the moment) and im seriously enjoying the retrogaming experiance, so much that i have purchased an Amiga 1200 with all the goodies like pcmcia flash card and SD ide HDD. It still on its way here in the mail, and this is the main reason for me joining here at the moment. I hope i can get the necessary help needed to get this thing up and running.

So please, i know i will have a lot of stupid questions to ask, so please be patient with me.

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Old 24 November 2010, 15:31   #2
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Old 24 November 2010, 15:32   #3
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Lol hi!
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Old 24 November 2010, 15:55   #4
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Welcome aboard!

As with all new members I am contractually obliged to inform you of our games competitions, as detailed in my signature, if that particular thing floats your boat
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Old 24 November 2010, 16:06   #5
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Excellent - you have a nice A1200 setup incoming! Enjoy the ride here.
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Old 24 November 2010, 16:34   #6
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Thanks guys!
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Old 24 November 2010, 16:36   #7
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Welcome to EAB BigFairy!

A1200 eh? My crystal ball tells me that you'll get some kind of accelerator/ram board and a WHDLoad key soon Enjoy your stay
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Old 24 November 2010, 16:48   #8

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Welcome to the board of Amiga lunatics BigFairy!

I'm sure you'll enjoy what's about to descend into your world
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Old 24 November 2010, 18:28   #9
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Welcome to the forum M8,

I think your name is brilliant, just think how it could have been used in the Crocodile Dundee film instead of the line "I've got a donk". I think I could get to like the "I've got a BigFairy!" adaptation of that but that is probably just me and my warped sense of humour
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Old 24 November 2010, 19:40   #10
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Welcome you BigFairy you!
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Old 24 November 2010, 23:59   #11
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Greeting BigFairy - another Australian Amiga User - the more the merrier I say!
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