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SIDKick is a drop-in replacement for the SID in the C64 / C128. The SIDKick uses a Teensy 4.1. and has the following features: 6581 / 8580, reSID, Sound Expander/FM, paddle, mouse, operational amplifier, mono and stereo.
2021-02-26 - 12:20:00 - Week: 8 - Item number: 8905 - Category: C64, Hardware
The Amiga A1100 is a new motherboard for the Amiga A1000 computer. The features are: MC68020 / 14MHz, OCS/ECS, 2MB CHIP RAM, 64MB FAST RAM, IDE, Dual Kickstart, Flicker Fixer / ScanDoubler. RGB, RCA, SVGA, Expansion BUS, ATX PS and A1200 Fast Clockport.
2021-02-19 - 12:20:00 - Week: 7 - Item number: 8884 - Category: Amiga, Hardware
A new YouTube video from Randy Rossi is now available. In this video Randi shows a replacement for the VIC-II in the Commodore C64.
2021-02-12 - 12:19:00 - Week: 6 - Item number: 8863 - Category: C64, Hardware
Tilo Dettling has developed a new version of his C128toSCART device. With this device you can connect your Commodore C128 computer to a SCART connection.
2021-02-12 - 12:17:00 - Week: 6 - Item number: 8861 - Category: C128(D), Hardware
Bleugh is working on a functional keyboard for the C64 Mini. He already made a PCB for the keyboard and he is now using a 3D-printer for the keys of the keyboard.
2021-02-12 - 12:09:00 - Week: 6 - Item number: 8853 - Category: 8-Bit NextGen, Hardware
A new YouTube video from GadgetUK164. In this video the 8MB GottaGoFastRAM.
2021-02-12 - 12:08:00 - Week: 6 - Item number: 8852 - Category: Amiga, Hardware
Paul Gardner-Stephen is working on a FPGA version of the Commodore C65. His goal is to make an 8-bit computer for the 21st century. Most recent updates: The C65 ROM: Pick up the thread after 30 years.
2021-02-12 - 12:02:00 - Week: 6 - Item number: 8846 - Category: 8-Bit NextGen, Hardware
Retrohax has written a blog about using vacuum forming to duplicate parts for retro computers.
2021-02-12 - 12:01:00 - Week: 6 - Item number: 8845 - Category: Commodore, Hardware
Retro Rewind is a new online shop that sells items for retro computers. The most recent products are: Amiga RGBtoHDMI Adapter, C64 Diag 4-in1 Diag Cart, AmiDiag Loopback Dongle, and the DiagROM 1.2.1 (32-Bit).
2021-02-05 - 12:19:00 - Week: 5 - Item number: 8843 - Category: Commodore, Hardware
There is a new episode of the MEGA65 podcast available. In this episode: MEGA65 ZXuno port (Sy2002), Spectrum - AEON demo (Triebkraft & 4th Dimension), Spectrum - Mescaline synesthesia (deMarche), MEGA65 Fileserver, MEGA65 ROM - Bit Shifter and MEGA65 Solitaire (M3wP).
2021-02-05 - 12:18:00 - Week: 5 - Item number: 8842 - Category: 8-Bit NextGen, Hardware
The Buffy Acellerator is a CPU accelerator for the Amiga Computer. Features: A500, 1000, 2000 & CDTV, PJIT, 1000 MIPS, 68040 @ 400MHz.
2021-02-05 - 12:16:00 - Week: 5 - Item number: 8840 - Category: Amiga, Hardware
A new core is available for the Chameleon. Changes in this core: Improvements for: Menu, VIC-II emulation, 512k Ocean Cartridge, CPU and the REU.
2021-02-05 - 12:15:00 - Week: 5 - Item number: 8839 - Category: C64, Hardware
Thomas Lövskog is working on the GCart cartridge for the Commodore VIC20. The features are: 16 GB RAM, MCU, LEDs, buttons, µSD and WiFi.
2021-02-05 - 12:10:00 - Week: 5 - Item number: 8834 - Category: VIC-20, Hardware
A new episode of the 10 Minute Amiga Retro Cast is now available. In this episode: The SX-64 Ultra Reset for the Commodore SX-64 computer.
2021-02-05 - 12:09:00 - Week: 5 - Item number: 8833 - Category: C64, Hardware
Bwack has made a new YouTube video. In this video he shows how to build the Mechboard64 designed by mtnbuffalo.
2021-02-05 - 12:07:00 - Week: 5 - Item number: 8831 - Category: C64, Hardware
You can watch a new video from the Screen Shooters YouTube channel (German language). In this episode the assembly of the C64 Micro / laptop-board.
2021-02-05 - 12:03:00 - Week: 5 - Item number: 8827 - Category: C64, Hardware
You can now read a very comprehensive article about the Pi1541. You can learn how to configure the Pi1541 and how to use it.
2021-01-29 - 12:19:00 - Week: 4 - Item number: 8823 - Category: Commodore, Hardware
The COREi64 webpage offers a new product for the retro computer: Reproduction labels for the complete line of original CMD devices.
2021-01-29 - 12:17:00 - Week: 4 - Item number: 8821 - Category: Commodore, Hardware
The Vampire turbo card uses the Apollo FPGA-core to emulate the 68000 CPU and the SAGA graphics chip. The changes for Apollo are: Improvements for the Copper, CPU, HDMI, PIP (RiVa) and PAL / NTSC.
2021-01-29 - 12:03:00 - Week: 4 - Item number: 8807 - Category: Amiga, Hardware
Sidekick64 is a versatile cartridge/expansion for the C64, C128 and C16/+4 whose functionality is entirely defined by software running on a Raspberry Pi 3 (RPi). Recent changes: Support for Atomic/Nordic Power, KCS Power Cartridge, Super Snapshot V5, Easyflash, GMod2, Prophet64, MagicDesk/Domark/HES, Australia, Dinamic, Ocean, C64 Game System, Funplay/Powerplay, (Super) Zaxxon, Comal80, Epyx, Fastload and Simons Basic. Improvements for SID-emulation, joystick, Disk2EasyFlash and PSID.
2021-01-22 - 12:19:00 - Week: 3 - Item number: 8803 - Category: C64, Hardware
In this episode of the Guru Meditation: The GOEX, a new disk drive replacement for the Amiga 500, 600 and 1200 computer.
2021-01-22 - 12:18:00 - Week: 3 - Item number: 8802 - Category: Amiga, Hardware
You can now read a very comprehensive article about the Kung Fu Flash cartridge. You can learn how to build the cartridge, program the firmware and how to use the cartridge.
2021-01-22 - 12:17:00 - Week: 3 - Item number: 8801 - Category: C64, Hardware
KIMposer is a free web-tool that converts the listing of a KIM-1 program into a wave-file. You can play this wave-file from your computer to the KIM-1.
2021-01-22 - 12:14:00 - Week: 3 - Item number: 8798 - Category: KIM-1, PET, CBM, Hardware
You can watch a new video from the Screen Shooters YouTube channel (German language). In this episode the Kung Fu Flash cartridge for the Commodore C64 computer.
2021-01-22 - 12:05:00 - Week: 3 - Item number: 8789 - Category: C64, Hardware
Bleugh is working on a functional keyboard for the C64 Mini. He already made a PCB for the keyboard and he is now using a 3D-printer for the keys of the keyboard.
2021-01-22 - 12:01:00 - Week: 3 - Item number: 8785 - Category: 8-Bit NextGen, Hardware
You can watch a new video on the Amiga Love YouTube channel. In this episode the Amiga Parceiro. This is a new expansion for the Amiga 1000 with 8MB RAM, RTC and 2GB microSD.
2021-01-08 - 12:20:00 - Week: 1 - Item number: 8763 - Category: Amiga, Hardware
André Fachat is working on a modern version of the Commodore PET computer. The features are: 65816 CPU, 512 kB RAM, 512 kB ROM and 40/80 column video.
2021-01-01 - 12:19:00 - Week: 53 - Item number: 8740 - Category: KIM-1, PET, CBM, Hardware
A new YouTube video from Randy Rossi is now available. In this video Randy shows an update of his FPGA replacement for the VIC-II in the Commodore C64.
2021-01-01 - 12:18:00 - Week: 53 - Item number: 8739 - Category: C64, Hardware
In this video from Hey Birt: Newly manufactured top-quality Amiga DB23 connectors with gold plated contacts.
2021-01-01 - 12:17:00 - Week: 53 - Item number: 8738 - Category: Amiga, Hardware
Wicher 1211 is a memory expansion for the Amiga 1200with up to 11 MB FAST RAM. The features are: 11MB FAST RAM, RTC clock, SPI controller, PCMCIA friendly (4MB + 1.5MB), MAPROM and BootRom function.
2020-12-25 - 12:18:00 - Week: 52 - Item number: 8719 - Category: Amiga, Hardware
A new video from Daniel Renner. In this video: The Kerberos cartridge for the Commodore C64 computer.
2020-12-25 - 12:11:00 - Week: 52 - Item number: 8712 - Category: C64, Hardware
Björn Quentin has made a PET 2001 emulator with a BluePill dev board. The features are: Composite video, Disk drive with the GD25Q64CSIG spi flash, keyboard and 6502 emulation.
2020-12-18 - 12:19:00 - Week: 51 - Item number: 8700 - Category: KIM-1, PET, CBM, Hardware
A new video from Daniel Renner. In this video: Updating the firmware of the Ultimate64. The new features are: exFAT, Hyperspeed file system, REL file support, RAM Disk, PAL60 and NTSC50.
2020-12-18 - 12:17:00 - Week: 51 - Item number: 8698 - Category: 8-Bit NextGen, Hardware
You can now download new firmware for the Wifi Ultra. The firmware was made by Woz (code) and tested by Logiker and Wil.
2020-12-18 - 12:11:00 - Week: 51 - Item number: 8692 - Category: Commodore, Hardware
Stephen Jones started a Kickstarter campaign for the Checkmate A1500 mini.
2020-12-18 - 12:00:00 - Week: 51 - Item number: 8681 - Category: Amiga, Hardware
You can watch a new video from the Screen Shooters YouTube channel (German language). In this episode the assembly of the Modular64.
2020-12-11 - 12:19:00 - Week: 50 - Item number: 8680 - Category: C64, Hardware
A new core is available for the Chameleon. Changes in this core: Improvements for: Nordic Power, CDTV remote, SID, CIA, REU, Amiga keyboard, VGA and file copy.
2020-12-11 - 12:17:00 - Week: 50 - Item number: 8678 - Category: 8-Bit NextGen, Hardware
GottaGoFastRAM is an 8 MB autoconfig Fast RAM for the Amiga A500, A1000, A2000 and the CDTV. The RAM expansion is installed under the 68000 CPU of the Amiga.
2020-12-11 - 12:04:00 - Week: 50 - Item number: 8665 - Category: Amiga, Hardware
On the ProtoVision web site there is a crowdfunding for building the best Joypad for the retro computer. The features are: Up, down, left, right, fire and 8 configurable buttons.
2020-12-11 - 12:03:00 - Week: 50 - Item number: 8664 - Category: Commodore, Hardware
The Gotek Floppy Disk Emulator V2 is a replica of a Gotek with the open source FlashFloppy firmware. The files for the PCB and firmware are available on the web page.
2020-12-11 - 12:02:00 - Week: 50 - Item number: 8663 - Category: Amiga, Hardware
Chuck Hutchins made a new video about retro computers. This time he talks about suppressing the bright spot that appears in the centre of the screen when powering off a Commodore PET with a 9-inch monitor.
2020-12-04 - 12:18:00 - Week: 49 - Item number: 8659 - Category: KIM-1, PET, CBM, Hardware
Robin Harbron made another new video. This time he talks about the EasyFlash 3 and the SNAPPY2020.
2020-12-04 - 12:15:00 - Week: 49 - Item number: 8656 - Category: C64, Hardware
A new YouTube video from Jan Beta. In this video Jan is going to build a new power supply for the Commodore C64 computer.
2020-12-04 - 12:10:00 - Week: 49 - Item number: 8651 - Category: C64, Hardware
A new video from Mark Fixes Stuff. In this video Mark shows how to build a joystick for the Amiga CD32 computer.
2020-12-04 - 12:09:00 - Week: 49 - Item number: 8650 - Category: Amiga, Hardware
After developing hardware for the Commodore computers (1541-III, Cassiopei and the Cassiopei II) Jan decided to develop a differential camera slider.
2020-11-20 - 12:15:00 - Week: 47 - Item number: 8616 - Category: Hardware, YouTube
Ovesen.net made a new YouTube video. In this video he builds a CGA2Scart adapter for the Commodore C128 computer.
2020-11-20 - 12:14:00 - Week: 47 - Item number: 8615 - Category: C128(D), Hardware
IECHostLuigi Di Fraia has added more functionality to his IECHost device. With this device you can connect a Commodore IEC disk drive via USB to a PC. This time shows the nibbling of a diskette on the Commodore 1571 disk drive.
2020-11-20 - 12:13:00 - Week: 47 - Item number: 8614 - Category: Commodore, Hardware
Paul Gardner-Stephen is working on a FPGA version of the Commodore C65. His goal is to make an 8-bit computer for the 21st century. Most recent updates: MEGAphone PCB Changes.
2020-11-20 - 12:02:00 - Week: 47 - Item number: 8603 - Category: 8-Bit NextGen, Hardware
A new episode of the 10 Minute Amiga Retro Cast is now available. In this episode: The Ultimate Amiga Floppy Emulator from Edu Arana.
2020-11-13 - 12:02:00 - Week: 46 - Item number: 8583 - Category: Amiga, Hardware
There is now a Perspex case available for the Mini PET. The kit contains a blue baseplate, a Perspex cover for the electronics, a white plate for the keyboard and all the fixings.
2020-11-06 - 12:01:00 - Week: 45 - Item number: 8562 - Category: KIM-1, PET, CBM, Hardware