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Hello from Southern California

VCFed about 2 days ago

I'm 54 and just started buying the first computers in my life out of nostalgia, now I can't stop. The first computer I owned was a VIC20 and the first computer I used in school was a TRS-80 Model 3. I enjoy kit building and repairing more than using but it …
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Amigos Christmas Special - Super Delivery Boy Holiday Rush and more! Amigos: Everything Amiga 433

Amigos: Everything Amiga about 3 days ago

Join Amigo Aaron and John "Boatofcar" Shawler for a holiday themed Amigos - Everything Amiga Show! This time around, we'll be playing SUPER Delivery Boy: The Holiday Shift, plus we'll be looking at some Holiday music, art, and stories fro …
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Super Tennis Champs - The Best 16-bit Tennis Game. Amigos: Everything Amiga 432

Amigos: Everything Amiga about 3 days ago

This week, we review Super Tennis Champs! It's simply the best Amiga tennis game. ? Support our wacky, weekly Amiga podcast! https://www.patreo... Chapters: 0:00 Ridiculous Banter 8:17 Super Tennis Champs Review 34:25 RetroRewind. …
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3D Adventure from Psygnosis - Infestation Review! Amigos: Everything Amiga 431

Amigos: Everything Amiga about 3 days ago

Infestation was all 3D, all the time in 1990--the Amiga could handle it! But does it hold up in 2023? ? Support our wacky, weekly Amiga podcast! https://www.patreo... Chapters: 0:00 Ridiculous Banter 5:18 Infestation Review 35:10 Retro …
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Blood Money Review - Psygnosis Takes on the Euro Shooter! Amigos: Everything Amiga 430

Amigos: Everything Amiga about 3 days ago

There's a WHOLE LOT MORE COMING! Blood Money had it all--great box art, a rocking intro...but what about the game? ? Support our wacky, weekly Amiga podcast! https://www.patreo... Chapters: 0:00 Ridiculous Banter 18:02 Blood Mone …
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RMC x Amigos - Lotus Turbo Challenge 2 Live from The Cave! Amigos: Everything Amiga 429

Amigos: Everything Amiga about 3 days ago

Boat's in England, and that means it's Neil time! Enjoy this very special episode of Amigos taped live in Stroud where Amigo Aaron beams in on closed circuit television for a review of Lotus 2! ? Support our wacky, weekly Amiga podcast! https://ww …
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Myth - BRUTAL Amiga Platforming! Amigos: Everything Amiga 427

Amigos: Everything Amiga about 3 days ago

Straight out of System 3, Myth combines platforming, beat-em-ups, and puzzle solving into one globe-spanning adventure! ? Support our wacky, weekly Amiga podcast! https://www.patreo... Chapters: 0:00 Ridiculous Banter 8:53 Myth Review …
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Lock and Load for Retro Justice: Narco Police on Amigos: Everything Amiga 426

Amigos: Everything Amiga about 3 days ago

Get ready for Spanish Amiga Mayhem as we look at Narco Police, a 1991 3D cave blast-em up! ? Support our wacky, weekly Amiga podcast! https://www.patreo... Chapters: 0:00 Ridiculous Banter 4:49 Narco Police Review 34:14 RetroRewind.ca fo …
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Amiga Deep Dive! Subwar 2050 - Amigos: Everything Amiga

Amigos: Everything Amiga about 3 days ago

Dive deep into the aquatic future of Subwar 2050 on the Amiga! ?? Navigate the depths and experience intense underwater combat, cutting-edge submersible tech, and a world where the ocean's abyss holds secrets darker than its waters! ? Support our wack …

ADT-Pro like programs for TRS-80??

VCFed about 6 days ago

Hi all: So I recently finished up refurbishing a Model III with upgraded memory. I would like to start getting some disk images written from my PC to actual floppies. I know there are a multitude of ways to do this, however, I am at a disadvantage as I do …

TRS-80 Model 3 - (no floppy drives on system - 16K) Strange boot screen

VCFed about 7 days ago

I just repaired a TRS-80 Model 3 that I bought on OFFERUP, that was delivered with a broken CRT. I installed a new CRT, and things seemed to be fine, expect it boots up with a strange screen that I can not find anywhere on the internet. Really, I have lo …

TRS-80 model 4 video problem.

VCFed about 7 days ago

I was given a Model 4 which keeps blowing the video board fuse. I was told that something "shorted" in the power supply (who knows?). The power supply fuse does not blow, and if you disconnect the PS and give it AC, the output voltages look ok. I …

How do I turn the graphics screen boarder off in Extended Color BASIC?

VCFed about 13 days ago

I've been taking an online class, and since everyone else has set up their little backgrounds, I decided to put some of my vintage computers in mine running some looping BASIC programs on a green phosphor CRT. Obviously, since the classes run for a few hou …
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TRS-80 Model II and External 3-floppy unit

VCFed about 16 days ago

Guys, I have a non-working (2 years ago did work) TRS-80 Model II and an external 8" 3-floppy expansion unit that I would like to give away for free. I also have a box of 8" floppy disks. I would like to see these units in working condition a …

Any tips for a TRS-80 CoCo with a few dead keys on the "chiclet" keyboard?

VCFed about 19 days ago

After a lucky thrift shop find a while back, I've got a beautiful TRS-80 Color Computer Model 1 in my collection. I had one just like this as a kid back in the early '90s, so this is a very happy and nostalgic machine for me, in spite of (or maybe because …

TXT file to a tokenised BAS file

VCFed about 20 days ago

Having scanned in 6 pages of fine text Basic listing and then OCR'ing it and converting all the 0 to O and l (small L) to 1, etc. how can I convert it to a tokenized BAS file that loads and runs. Google hasnt been my friend finding a solution. Any help ap …

TRS-80 Model 1 - Display problem (Hoizontal Sync)

VCFed about 23 days ago

Hello After reading a little on this forum I decided to dig out my old TRS-80 Model 1 to see if it stll works. As you'll see in the photo, it boots and runs BASIC code. However the display is distorted. The vertical is very stable and I can adjust it …
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TRS-80 PT-210 Data Terminal - keyboard repair, ROM dump, RS-232 board reproduction ... ROM hacking?

VCFed about 23 days ago

Well, I did it, I got my hands on a PT-210 of my own. First thing I did was tear into it and check for problems. Robust power supply, looks to be linear - no potential problems there I can see. Paper was old and gnarly, but that's an easy fix with a sto …

WTB: Speech Systems Super Voice for the TRS-80 Color Computer

VCFed about 24 days ago

It's the last speech synthesizer on my list. I actually have everything I need to make one (including decent pictures of the pcboard of a real one) but my preference would be to have the original. If you have one you'd like to part with, please let me kn …

Floppy Disk Controller Cartridge help ?

VCFed about 26 days ago

I have this device that works.. v1.1 Disk extended basic cartridge for Tandy Coco computers I would like to know if anyone knows if there is a 3d printer STL to make a cartridge box for it. ? thanks Patrick …

Other Computer / System Cores • TRS-80 Model 1 - Microsoft Adventure

MISTerFPGA about 1 month ago

I've been interacting with the individual who cracked the very first commercial copy-protected title, Microsoft Adventure, for some time now. (See https://www.filfre.net/2011... and a great many other writings for details).After all …
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Model 1 Help

VCFed about 1 month ago

Get this when first power up Get this when I hit reset Thanks for the help Trs-80 Model 1 …

Trs-80 model 1 -5v

VCFed about 1 month ago

the -5v mine is reading -5.22 volts? Could this cook the ram? Could this be a defective zener? Am exsperiencing burn finger ram chips? Thanks Joe …
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Exidy Sorcerer Floppy Disk Controller (Dreamdisk) Replica PCB

VCFed about 1 month ago

We have successfully designed, built and tested a replica of the Sorcerer Dreamdisk FDC here in Australia. It based around a WD2793 FDC chip. It booted successfully from a Gotek using an 80 Track DS/DD 720K .DSK Image. The DreamBIOS CPM 2.2 uses ZCPR 1.6 …

TRS-80 Model 1 with pound characters at top of screen

VCFed about 1 month ago

Hello all. I just acquired a TRS-80 Model 1 with Expansion Interface. I noticed it's showing pound symbols in the first three lines. I can hit return and program BASIC without any problems, but the characters at the top stay in place (not scrolling out of …