Commodore Info Page Richard Lagendijk English Nederlands Deutsch Polski PET/CBM C64 MeWe CommodoreInfoPage - YouTube mos6502 - Twitter RSS Desktop version of this web page.
You can now watch a new video from the 8-Bit Resurgence YouTube channel. In this episode reverse engineering the past, an introductory perspective on reverse engineering retro computer peripherals.
2022-01-14 - 12:20:00 - Week: 2 - Item number: 9835 - Category: Commodore, Hardware
Marcus Comstedt has started a Kickstarter campaign for making an open source FPGA cartridge for the C64/C128 computer. The features are: Lattice ECP5,16 MB Flash, 16 MB HyperRAM, JTAG, Mini USB-B and a Micro SD-card.
2022-01-14 - 12:19:00 - Week: 2 - Item number: 9834 - Category: C64, Hardware
A new YouTube video from Wolfgang Kierdorf is now available. In this video Wolfgang builds a 512 kB, 1 MB and 2MB version of the NeoRam Remix for the Commodore 64 computer.
2022-01-14 - 12:18:00 - Week: 2 - Item number: 9833 - Category: C64, Hardware
A new video from GadgetUK164. In this video he explains how to use a Amiga Zorro SID Card in the Amiga A500 & A2000 computer.
2022-01-14 - 12:07:00 - Week: 2 - Item number: 9822 - Category: Amiga, Hardware
You can now watch a new video from the AnotherMaker YouTube channel. In this episode a quick explanation about the installation of a Commodore VIC20 emulator on a ESP32 (LILYGO TTGO VGA32 V1.4).
2022-01-14 - 12:03:00 - Week: 2 - Item number: 9818 - Category: VIC-20, 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: HD floppies, RLL encoding and disk density auto-detection.
2022-01-14 - 12:01:00 - Week: 2 - Item number: 9816 - Category: 8-Bit NextGen, Hardware
A new video from Daniel Renner. In this video: Connecting devices safely to the user-port of the Commodore C64 computer.
2022-01-07 - 12:10:00 - Week: 1 - Item number: 9805 - Category: C64, Hardware
André Fachat is working on the CS/A or CaSpAer computer, which is a flexible 6502 computer that emulates a Commodore PET.
2022-01-07 - 12:09:00 - Week: 1 - Item number: 9804 - Category: KIM-1, PET, CBM, Hardware
A new YouTube video from Wolfgang Kierdorf is now available. In this video Wolfgang builds a Pi1541. With the Pi1541 you can emulate a Commodore 1541 and 1581 disk drive
2022-01-07 - 12:06:00 - Week: 1 - Item number: 9801 - Category: Commodore, Hardware
The Back to the 8 bit website has made a C64 customizable Bitmap calendar for the year 2022. You can use the VICE emulator to customize your calendar and print it as a pdf file.
2022-01-07 - 12:00:00 - Week: 1 - Item number: 9795 - Category: C64, Hardware
You can now watch a new video from the 8-Bit Resurgence YouTube channel. In this episode the Tri-Logic Phantom. The Phantom is an enhancement for the Commodore 1541 disk drive.
2021-12-31 - 12:21:00 - Week: 52 - Item number: 9794 - Category: Commodore, Hardware
An upgrade is available for the THEC64, THEC64 Mini and THEVIC20. Changes are: Support for the Commodore 1351 mouse, 4 joysticks, THEMOUSE and THEGAMEPAD. And a new game is added: Space Lords.
2021-12-31 - 12:01:00 - Week: 52 - Item number: 9774 - Category: Commodore, Hardware
You can now watch a new video from the Dave Poo 2 YouTube-channel. In this video Dave uses RetroBrite to clean his yellowed Amiga A1200 keys.
2021-12-24 - 12:20:00 - Week: 51 - Item number: 9772 - Category: Amiga, Hardware
The web page AmigaWorld has announced the Amiga 500 Clockport Adapter v3. With this adapter you can connect to many devices such as: RapidRoad USB, Delfina Flipper, Silver Surfer, etc.
2021-12-24 - 12:10:00 - Week: 51 - Item number: 9762 - Category: Amiga, Hardware
A new core is available for the Chameleon. Changes in this core: Improvements for mountlist, configuration, textentry, swaplist, disk images, ROM-saver and the mus player.
2021-12-24 - 12:07:00 - Week: 51 - Item number: 9759 - Category: C64, Hardware
You can watch a new video from the Root42 YouTube channel. In this episode the RAM upgrade from 16 kB to 64 kB in a Commodore C16 computer.
2021-12-24 - 12:03:00 - Week: 51 - Item number: 9755 - Category: C16, C116, Plus/4, Hardware
A new video from GadgetUK164. In this video the build, installing and testing the TerribleFire TF530 turbo card for the Amiga 500 computer.
2021-12-17 - 12:06:00 - Week: 50 - Item number: 9738 - Category: Amiga, Hardware
You can watch a new video on the Amiga Love YouTube channel. In this episode the reverse-engineering project of the Amiga 1000 Rejuvenator.
2021-12-17 - 12:04:00 - Week: 50 - Item number: 9736 - Category: Amiga, Hardware
A new version is now available for the Arduino Amiga Floppy Disk reader / writer system from Robert Smith. Changes in this version: Improvements for Index Alignment, SCP files, IPF files and port connections.
2021-12-17 - 12:00:00 - Week: 50 - Item number: 9732 - Category: Amiga, Hardware
A new video from GadgetUK164. In this video the open source 2MB Chip RAM expansion from LIV2. This RAM expansion can be used in the Amiga A500 and A2000 computers.
2021-12-10 - 12:09:00 - Week: 49 - Item number: 9721 - Category: Amiga, Hardware
Chuck Hutchins made a new video about retro computers. This time he talks about the Stupid PET Tricks the 3-in-1 cartridge for the Commodore PET computer.
2021-12-03 - 12:17:00 - Week: 48 - Item number: 9709 - Category: KIM-1, PET, CBM, Hardware
A new YouTube video from CRG. In this video the build of a GottaGoFastRAM (8 MB) for the Amiga 500 computer.
2021-12-03 - 12:08:00 - Week: 48 - Item number: 9700 - Category: Amiga, Hardware
The SiDi board is designed to implement classic computers using modern hardware, such as the Amiga, Atari ST, Commodore C64, 16, VIC20 & PET, ZX Spectrum, MSX, BBC, Oric Atmos, Apple Macintosh, Atari800, TI99/4A, SNES, GameBoy, Atari 2600, Vectrex, etc. The SiDi board is derived from the MIST FPGA.
2021-12-03 - 12:02:00 - Week: 48 - Item number: 9694 - Category: Commodore, Hardware
The DYI Gmod2 / Magic Desk cartridge is a cartridge that is compatible to the well-known Gmod2, Ocean or Magic Desk type cartridges, for the C64 and C128. The ROM can be flashed with an EPROM programmer or with the Commodore C64 or C128.
2021-11-19 - 12:17:00 - Week: 46 - Item number: 9669 - Category: C64, Hardware
A new video from GadgetUK164. In this video you can see how to upgrade a RAM expansion from 512 KB to 1 MB for use with the A500+ computer.
2021-11-19 - 12:16:00 - Week: 46 - Item number: 9668 - Category: Amiga, Hardware
Aphexteknol made a new YouTube video. This time he talks about building a SixtyClone C64 motherboard for the Commodore C64.
2021-11-19 - 12:13:00 - Week: 46 - Item number: 9665 - Category: C64, Hardware
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. Recent updates: Support for MIDI and RGB-LED stripes.
2021-11-12 - 12:16:00 - Week: 45 - Item number: 9648 - Category: C64, Hardware
A new episode of the 10 Minute Amiga Retro Cast is now available. In this episode: The GreaseWeazle 4. With the GreaseWeazle you can read and write Amiga diskettes on the PC.
2021-11-12 - 12:15:00 - Week: 45 - Item number: 9647 - Category: Amiga, Hardware
A new YouTube video from Jan Beta. In this video: The testing of the new VIC-II Kawari Commodore 64 graphics chip replacement.
2021-11-12 - 12:04:00 - Week: 45 - Item number: 9636 - Category: C64, Hardware
You can now watch a new YouTube video from Steve Guidi. In this video the Retronic Design Universal DB9-to-USB joystick adapter.
2021-11-12 - 12:03:00 - Week: 45 - Item number: 9635 - Category: Commodore, Hardware
Chuck Hutchins made a new video about retro computers. This time he talks about the HUH Electronics Petunia card for the Commodore PET. A digital to analogue converter and four-voice software music synthesizer.
2021-11-12 - 12:02:00 - Week: 45 - Item number: 9634 - Category: KIM-1, PET, CBM, Hardware
The A2000 Serotina keyboard is a DIY open-source mechanical keyboard for the Amiga A2000 and A3000 computers. The keyboard is developed by grahamshaw72.
2021-11-12 - 12:01:00 - Week: 45 - Item number: 9633 - Category: Amiga, Hardware
Benjamin wrote a comprehensive blog about upgrading his Amiga 500 computer. After a good cleaning he added a Vampire, CF-HDD, Gotek, more RAM and a new power supply.
2021-11-05 - 12:19:00 - Week: 44 - Item number: 9631 - Category: Amiga, Hardware
The JOLLY CARTRIDGE is a ROM/ RAM cartridge for the Commodore VIC20 computer developed by MCes. You can configure the cartridge with 64 kB ROM or 32 kB RAM or a combination of ROM and RAM.
2021-10-29 - 12:19:00 - Week: 43 - Item number: 9611 - Category: VIC-20, Hardware
A new YouTube video from CRG, in this video a budget Amiga 500 accelerator card. This card has a 68000 CPU at 14mhz and 1 MB of Fast RAM.
2021-10-29 - 12:17:00 - Week: 43 - Item number: 9609 - Category: Amiga, Hardware
Mageb made a number of improvements for the legendary Competition Pro joystick from the 80s. The improvements are: Beter joystick centering and microswitches and a better mounting frame for the switches.
2021-10-29 - 12:15:00 - Week: 43 - Item number: 9607 - Category: Commodore, Hardware
Bart Venneker has made a video about building a loudspeaker for the Commodore C64 computer. (Dutch language.)
2021-10-29 - 12:08:00 - Week: 43 - Item number: 9600 - Category: C64, Hardware
With the OpenSwitcher it is possible to switch the Amiga disk drives DF0 and DF1. This makes it possible to use an external drive as boot-drive (DF0).
2021-10-29 - 12:03:00 - Week: 43 - Item number: 9595 - Category: Amiga, Hardware
Jürgen Müller wrote a blog about a 6502 CPU that can work on 100 MHz. He uses a small circuit board with an Spartan-6 FPGA to emulate the 6502 CPU. The 65f02 is tested in various chess computers, the Apple II and a Commodore 8032 computer.
2021-10-22 - 12:19:00 - Week: 42 - Item number: 9591 - Category: Commodore, Hardware
Tebl created a Pi1541 disk drive that looks like a stack of floppy disks. A parts list and building instructions are available.
2021-10-22 - 12:09:00 - Week: 42 - Item number: 9581 - Category: C64, Hardware
The WiC-64 is a wireless interface for the Commodore 64 computer. The WiC-64 is based on the ESP 32 and is connected to the user-port.
2021-10-22 - 12:03:00 - Week: 42 - Item number: 9575 - Category: C64, Hardware
A new hardware project from Jan Derogee. This time he is working on a VIC-20 text-to-speech synthesizer using the iconic voice of SAM.
2021-10-15 - 12:19:00 - Week: 41 - Item number: 9571 - Category: VIC-20, Hardware
You can watch a new video from the Noel's Retro Lab YouTube channel. This time Noel is going to build a new power supply for his Amiga computer.
2021-10-15 - 12:18:00 - Week: 41 - Item number: 9570 - Category: Amiga, Hardware
Bart Venneker has made a video about experimenting with communication via the cartridge port of the Commodore C64. (Dutch language.)
2021-10-15 - 12:17:00 - Week: 41 - Item number: 9569 - Category: C64, Hardware
The new TF1230 accelerator card for the Amiga 1200 is now available. The features are: 68030 @ 50MHZ, 64MB / 128MB RAM and a IDE Interface. The TF1230 offers speeds over 7 times faster than a standard Amiga 1200.
2021-10-15 - 12:04:00 - Week: 41 - Item number: 9556 - Category: Amiga, Hardware
You can now pre-order your MEGA65 computer. The first 400 units have been sold but reservations for the next batch (1000 units, delivery 2022) can still be made.
2021-10-08 - 12:19:00 - Week: 40 - Item number: 9551 - Category: 8-Bit NextGen, Hardware
Nivbot developed a tester for 4116 RAM chips. The tester uses an ArduinoNano microcontroller and a LCD screen to test the chips.
2021-10-08 - 12:15:00 - Week: 40 - Item number: 9547 - Category: Commodore, Hardware
Retrohax has written a blog about building a brand new Amiga 2000 computer. You can now look at part 2 of the project in his blog.
2021-10-08 - 12:10:00 - Week: 40 - Item number: 9542 - Category: Amiga, Hardware
A new YouTube video from Adrian Black. This time he shows the ARMSID for the Commodore C64 computer. The ARMSID is a replacement of the SID music chip in the C64.
2021-10-08 - 12:09:00 - Week: 40 - Item number: 9541 - Category: C64, Hardware
A new video from GadgetUK164. In this video you can see how to build and test the TF520. The TF520 is an accelerator for the Amiga 500 / 2000.
2021-10-01 - 12:18:00 - Week: 39 - Item number: 9530 - Category: Amiga, Hardware