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Forum: Hardware mods 16 November 2021, 13:31
Replies: 147
Views: 21,552
Posted By Glen M
Found it, its 2.3v. 5v reads as 4.93 on my...

Found it, its 2.3v. 5v reads as 4.93 on my machine so half that would be 2.46. Not that far off really. I don't think the issue is with the card though, its more likely to be the processor.
Forum: Hardware mods 16 November 2021, 12:08
Replies: 147
Views: 21,552
Posted By Glen M
Do you mean on JP2? Its sitting at 3.7volts on...

Do you mean on JP2? Its sitting at 3.7volts on my card.

Regardless though its rock solid with the 68k processor.
Forum: Hardware mods 15 November 2021, 19:03
Replies: 147
Views: 21,552
Posted By Glen M
Thanks, that's what I thought myself but just...

Thanks, that's what I thought myself but just mentioning it in case I was missing something obvious.
Forum: Hardware mods 15 November 2021, 11:18
Replies: 147
Views: 21,552
Posted By Glen M
I was toying with a 68010 in the accelerator...

I was toying with a 68010 in the accelerator yesterday but its hideously unstable. I think the problem is the chip itself just doesn't like the 14mhz clock but just wanted to ask in here if there...
Forum: Hardware mods 01 November 2021, 13:13
Replies: 147
Views: 21,552
Posted By Glen M
That exactly what I was thinking, I could see it...

That exactly what I was thinking, I could see it flying off the shelves back in the day.



Thanks for the further information, I'll see about putting a pinned comment to the top of the video...
Forum: Hardware mods 26 October 2021, 12:38
Replies: 147
Views: 21,552
Posted By Glen M
Thanks for the explanation.

Thanks for the explanation.
Forum: Hardware mods 25 October 2021, 23:48
Replies: 147
Views: 21,552
Posted By Glen M
I thought this card didn't work with an 8mb fast...

I thought this card didn't work with an 8mb fast ram expansion.
Forum: Hardware mods 25 October 2021, 21:00
Replies: 147
Views: 21,552
Posted By Glen M
Yep that's me, glad to hear you enjoy the...

Yep that's me, glad to hear you enjoy the channel.

It certainly is a nice card and performs a lot better than I was expecting.

I'm going to build the ide68k to sit under it and I'm hoping it...
Forum: Hardware mods 25 October 2021, 16:55
Replies: 147
Views: 21,552
Posted By Glen M
I released a video on this card yesterday. There...

I released a video on this card yesterday. There are a fair few comments from people asking were to get one, I don't suppose anyone is building them at present or knows of someone who is?

One...
Forum: support.Hardware 27 September 2021, 16:16
Replies: 19
Views: 1,312
Posted By Glen M
Msata to IDE is something I have NEVER got...

Msata to IDE is something I have NEVER got working on either of my A1200s or my CD32. In every case each drive works flawlessly on the WINUAE and just to clarify that's connected up with the same...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 27 September 2021, 15:10
Replies: 24
Views: 1,724
Posted By Glen M
Graphical User Interface. I like to give a...

Graphical User Interface.

I like to give a gooey its full title.
Forum: Hardware mods 22 September 2021, 15:37
Replies: 147
Views: 21,552
Posted By Glen M
I recently got one of these cards but before I go...

I recently got one of these cards but before I go testing it are there any pitfalls to watch for?

Flicking through the various comments here am I correct in saying that this accelerator makes...
Forum: project.CD32 Conversion 20 September 2021, 11:40
Replies: 1
Views: 1,839
Posted By Glen M
Making a self booting CD32 iso with joy to mouse and keyboard?

Is that possible?

I want to try and make a self booting ISO, that bit in itself seems easy enough but the game I'm wanting to write needs a keyboard and mouse input. Is there any means of...
Forum: Amiga scene 16 September 2021, 13:48
Replies: 1,216
Views: 235,225
Posted By Glen M
Can I ask if there are any intentions on adding...

Can I ask if there are any intentions on adding CD32 joypad support to the game, maybe with the shoulder buttons for straffing, red fire, blue use, yellow and green cycle weapons, the dpad would...
Forum: Amiga scene 06 August 2021, 13:33
Replies: 27
Views: 2,301
Posted By Glen M
I'd say Quik the Thunder Rabbit plays at about...

I'd say Quik the Thunder Rabbit plays at about the same speed as Sonic 1. If someone could rework that game engine you'd have a decent Sonic game on AGA Amigas.
Forum: support.Hardware 04 August 2021, 10:55
Replies: 30
Views: 3,177
Posted By Glen M
Well I've been playing with a pistorm on and off...

Well I've been playing with a pistorm on and off for a couple of months. I haven't used a vampire so can't comment on that front but if you want cheap RTG solution for your Amiga the storm is hard...
Forum: Amiga scene 28 July 2021, 15:44
Replies: 1,300
Views: 140,803
Posted By Glen M
My A1200 was the first Amiga I ever owned so I...

My A1200 was the first Amiga I ever owned so I cant say I was ever disappointed and personally I never ran into the issue of games not working when swapping with friends who had the 500 or 600.
...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 28 July 2021, 15:30
Replies: 50
Views: 3,878
Posted By Glen M
Clockwiser. Only ever played the demo on the...

Clockwiser. Only ever played the demo on the CD32 but do remember enjoying it.

Minskies is a great game, a puyo puyo clone.
Forum: Hardware mods 27 July 2021, 11:09
Replies: 39
Views: 7,512
Posted By Glen M
Awesome stuff Daedalus. I'd be very keen to get...

Awesome stuff Daedalus. I'd be very keen to get one, next summer is a long way off but I can wait if it comes to it. Personally I don't see the point in redesigning your board as it seems...
Forum: Hardware mods 26 July 2021, 15:21
Replies: 39
Views: 7,512
Posted By Glen M
Just wondering if there is any further update on...

Just wondering if there is any further update on this project?

Do you see any reason why this would not work in an A500 fitted with a clock port adapter?
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 29 June 2021, 15:22
Replies: 2
Views: 523
Posted By Glen M
Well I am fully open to letting the date slip, I...

Well I am fully open to letting the date slip, I just though of trying to catch the end of the school holidays when things maybe aren't as hectic for people.

Halloween might be another option if...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 28 June 2021, 22:55
Replies: 2
Views: 523
Posted By Glen M
Any interest for a vintage computer / console meet in Northern Ireland

I'm not sure if this is the correct section to put this in but here we go anyway.

As the title says I'm trying to gauge interest on a potential vintage computer and console meet with aspirations...
Forum: support.Games 17 May 2021, 11:10
Replies: 0
Views: 540
Posted By Glen M
ScummVM RTG

I've been playing with my PISTORM and its RTG features over the last few days but I'm struggling to get ScummVM going and was wondering if someone could clarify for me.

I've downloaded both the...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 10 May 2021, 15:34
Replies: 10
Views: 932
Posted By Glen M
Is it really a problem though? Leaving...

Is it really a problem though?

Leaving mobile phones to the side I can't really think of any other product that isn't easily serviceable just so long as you have the correct tools and, most...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 26 April 2021, 11:11
Replies: 150
Views: 28,432
Posted By Glen M
Holy thread resurrection batman... Yes its been...

Holy thread resurrection batman... Yes its been a while since I've been on here (slaps wrist) but I thought a quick update was in order. I've been doing some more Amiga stuff of late finding some...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 06 October 2020, 15:29
Replies: 292
Views: 19,859
Posted By Glen M
Amiga won the battle, IBM won the war and for all...

Amiga won the battle, IBM won the war and for all the reasons outlined above. The architecture of Amiga was crippled by Commodore who rode the fantastic performance of their purchase for far to long...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 25 September 2020, 15:16
Replies: 22
Views: 1,630
Posted By Glen M
With its customisability the humble PC lets a...

With its customisability the humble PC lets a person build it to their own identity be that gaming, editing, or whatever. The brands just take advantage of those people who don't know how or can't...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 25 September 2020, 11:16
Replies: 22
Views: 1,630
Posted By Glen M
Considering we have no less than 3 computers in...

Considering we have no less than 3 computers in this house I think the home computer is alive and well.

The platform has moved on and its the tower PC but its still a home computer.

Back in...
Forum: support.Hardware 24 September 2020, 15:19
Replies: 27
Views: 3,737
Posted By Glen M
Does Microcosm use Akiko? Only issue running...

Does Microcosm use Akiko?

Only issue running that game is speed in that the audio and video run out of sync but I put that down to the faster processor screwing things up.

I'm not using the...
Forum: project.CD32 Conversion 17 September 2020, 13:39
Replies: 5
Views: 2,906
Posted By Glen M
Can't be that bad... I'll take a look on the...

Can't be that bad...

I'll take a look on the FTP now, thanks!
Forum: project.CD32 Conversion 17 September 2020, 12:06
Replies: 5
Views: 2,906
Posted By Glen M
Final Gate

This god awful looking FMV game has recently come to my attention and I need to try it for myself. Looks so bad it must be good but I'm having some difficulty finding a copy (I'm not paying £100 for...
Forum: support.Hardware 11 September 2020, 16:50
Replies: 13
Views: 975
Posted By Glen M
I'd put money on a broken ribbon cable. ...

I'd put money on a broken ribbon cable.

Common problem, especially if the drives been taken out a few times. Its easy to crack the cable putting it back in. If you need a replacement give me a...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 09 September 2020, 15:12
Replies: 969
Views: 96,942
Posted By Glen M
Does the bios have any options for disabling...

Does the bios have any options for disabling cache or can you adjust the multiplier. If so the chip should underclock a fair bit and if you can turn off cache it'll soon be crippled. Not sure if...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 09 September 2020, 11:35
Replies: 969
Views: 96,942
Posted By Glen M
Finally got my 486 VLB system finished, fully...

Finally got my 486 VLB system finished, fully spec:

Cyrix IBM Blue Lightning 486DX2 @ 66mhz
16mb 72pin ram
S3 850 VLB 2mb graphics card
A3200 sound card and proprietary SONY CD drive
PT607G...
Forum: support.Hardware 08 September 2020, 18:11
Replies: 49
Views: 8,708
Posted By Glen M
So other than large HDD support out of the box...

So other than large HDD support out of the box what else does it do cause I can run a 40gb HDD on 3.0 roms with absolutely no trouble.

I was going to buy it just because why not but then with...
Forum: Nostalgia & memories 08 September 2020, 15:26
Replies: 33
Views: 4,059
Posted By Glen M
Well if anything Pixel Vixen off youtube is out...

Well if anything Pixel Vixen off youtube is out there rocking her 600. Probably one of the few to be honest.
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 08 September 2020, 15:20
Replies: 57
Views: 3,888
Posted By Glen M
Bit late to the party but the SD card is...

Bit late to the party but the SD card is marginally slower than CF in writes. Reading is more or less identical so there is very little in it to be honest. Regardless though if you're just playing...
Forum: Retrogaming General Discussion 07 September 2020, 15:31
Replies: 83
Views: 7,204
Posted By Glen M
In my CD32 with its TF330 @ 54mhz Doom runs at...

In my CD32 with its TF330 @ 54mhz Doom runs at about 12fps. This is with low graphics setting, no music and 2 screen sizes down from full. Safe to say I'd rather play it on a PC. Without that...
Forum: support.Hardware 07 September 2020, 13:52
Replies: 8
Views: 1,053
Posted By Glen M
Thanks gents I'll look into this again and have...

Thanks gents I'll look into this again and have another go, hopefully get it working this time!
Forum: support.Hardware 20 August 2020, 15:19
Replies: 37
Views: 2,244
Posted By Glen M
What ever happened about the TF330 getting...

What ever happened about the TF330 getting reworked for the 1200? That would make for an awesome and cheap 030 accelerator.
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