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You can now watch a new video from the 8-Bit Resurgence YouTube channel. In this episode, a look at the CBM D9060 hard drive for the Commodore PET/CBM computers. The original hard disk will be replaced with a modern solid state hard drive.
2024-02-16 - 12:19:00 - Week: 7 - Item number: 12122 - Category: KIM-1, PET, CBM, Repair
Spyders is a new game for the CBM/PET 8032 / SuperPET computers. The game is developed by milasoft64, and is based on the original CBM 4032 version from Mr. NOP.
2024-02-16 - 12:10:00 - Week: 7 - Item number: 12113 - Category: KIM-1, PET, CBM, Game
Trainyard is a new game for the Commodore CBM/PET 4032/8032 and the C64 computer, developed by Jimbo. In the game, you must control the switches to get your trains to the right stations.
2024-01-12 - 12:17:00 - Week: 2 - Item number: 12017 - Category: KIM-1, PET, CBM, Game
You can now watch a new YouTube video from André Fachat. In this episode of 8-bit-times: The Micro-PET has now support for USB keyboard / mouse and a SD-Card. The graphics for the Ultra-CPU board have been improved.
2024-01-12 - 12:01:00 - Week: 2 - Item number: 12001 - Category: KIM-1, PET, CBM, Hardware
You can now watch a new video from the ANT&TEC YouTube channel. In this episode: Repairing a Commodore CBM 8050 disk drive. The self-test is indicating a fault with the MOS 6502 CPU or the MOS 6530 RRIOT IC.
2023-12-08 - 12:09:00 - Week: 49 - Item number: 11906 - Category: KIM-1, PET, CBM, Repair
Chuck Hutchins made a new video about retro computers. This time he is talking about the Commodore PET Companion. This is a composite video output device for the PET computer.
2023-11-24 - 12:11:00 - Week: 47 - Item number: 11865 - Category: KIM-1, PET, CBM, Hardware
Tynemouth Software has written a blog about the repair of a Commodore PET 8032 computer. The problems were a faulty 74154 chip, damaged circuit board traces and a bad ROM chip.
2023-11-10 - 12:08:00 - Week: 45 - Item number: 11819 - Category: KIM-1, PET, CBM, Repair
Tynemouth Software has written a blog about building a Mini PET B kit. The Mini PET B is the version of the Mini PET designed to act as a drop in upgrade / replacement board for a Commodore PET or CBM.
2023-11-03 - 12:02:00 - Week: 44 - Item number: 11793 - Category: KIM-1, PET, CBM, Hardware
Tynemouth Software has written a blog about the updated version of his diagnostic-tool for the Commodore PET/CBM IEEE-488 port.
2023-10-27 - 12:09:00 - Week: 43 - Item number: 11780 - Category: KIM-1, PET, CBM, Hardware
PETSCII Side-Scrolling Platformer is a new game for the Commodore CBM/PET computer, developed by jimbo. In the game you must jump, collect coins, crush henchmen, battle the bosses and rescue friends.
2023-10-13 - 12:03:00 - Week: 41 - Item number: 11731 - Category: KIM-1, PET, CBM, Game
Chuck Hutchins made a new video about retro computers. This time he is talking about the repairing a 12 inch monitor from a Commodore PET computer.
2023-09-29 - 12:04:00 - Week: 39 - Item number: 11691 - Category: KIM-1, PET, CBM, Repair
You can watch a new YouTube video from Dave Bradley. In this video: Dave is cleaning the keyboard from a Commodore PET computer.
2023-09-29 - 12:00:00 - Week: 39 - Item number: 11687 - Category: KIM-1, PET, CBM, Repair
You can listen to, and watch, music that is made on a Commodore PET 8032 computer. The song is called "Some Like Em Curvy Like a Mountain Road".
2023-09-22 - 12:01:00 - Week: 37 - Item number: 11667 - Category: KIM-1, PET, CBM, Music
You can watch a new video from the Commodore History YouTube channel. In this video, you can watch a tutorial to transform 6502 binary code into assembly code.
2023-09-15 - 12:19:00 - Week: 37 - Item number: 11665 - Category: KIM-1, PET, CBM, YouTube
You can now use an updated version of the online PET 2001 emulator from Norbert Landsteiner. The changes are: Support for ROM installation (drag & drop).
2023-09-15 - 12:14:00 - Week: 37 - Item number: 11660 - Category: KIM-1, PET, CBM, Emulator
PETSTRIP is a new game for the PET/CBM 3032 and 4032 computer. This game uses a special graphics-mode called PECBM11 which provides a resolution of 88 x 200 pseudo-hires pixels.
2023-09-15 - 12:05:00 - Week: 37 - Item number: 11651 - Category: KIM-1, PET, CBM, Game
You can watch a new video from the Bill Fixes Everything YouTube channel. In this episode, the repair of a C2N datasette.
2023-09-08 - 12:06:00 - Week: 36 - Item number: 11632 - Category: KIM-1, PET, CBM, Repair
PETaxian is a new game for the Commodore CBM & PET computers. The game is developed with prog8 by Milasoft64, and is tested on the 3032 and 4032 models.
2023-08-25 - 12:12:00 - Week: 34 - Item number: 11597 - Category: KIM-1, PET, CBM, Game
Norbert Landsteiner wrote a very comprehensive blog about the keyboard in a Commodore PET 2001 computer.
2023-08-11 - 12:12:00 - Week: 32 - Item number: 11557 - Category: KIM-1, PET, CBM, Blog
Hans Otten released a new version of his KIM-1 simulator. Recent changes: Improvements for the K-1008 memory and video display (File/tapeload & debugger).
2023-08-11 - 12:05:00 - Week: 32 - Item number: 11550 - Category: KIM-1, PET, CBM, Program
You can now watch a new video from the ANT&TEC YouTube channel. In this episode: Repairing an PET/CBM 8032 computer with a bad filter in the power supply.
2023-08-04 - 12:02:00 - Week: 31 - Item number: 11527 - Category: KIM-1, PET, CBM, Repair
Hans Otten released a new version of his KIM-1 simulator. Changes in this version: The Write memory is now restricted to real RAM areas.
2023-06-23 - 12:19:00 - Week: 25 - Item number: 11421 - Category: KIM-1, PET, CBM, Emulator
Last year shiru8bit released a demo for the Commodore PET/CBM computer. The demo reached the first place in the category LowEnd at CAFePARTY 2022.
2023-06-23 - 12:15:00 - Week: 25 - Item number: 11417 - Category: KIM-1, PET, CBM, Demo
Super Star Trek is a new game for the Commodore CBM/PET (40 columns) computer. The game is based on the mainframe terminal-based games from the 70s, and is developed by electron.greg.

The game is also available for the Commodore C64, Plus/4 and the VIC20.
2023-06-16 - 12:13:00 - Week: 24 - Item number: 11393 - Category: KIM-1, PET, CBM, Game
A new video from Iz8dwf. In this video: The repair of a Commodore 8050 disk-drive.
2023-06-16 - 12:06:00 - Week: 24 - Item number: 11386 - Category: KIM-1, PET, CBM, Repair
Chuck Hutchins made a new video about retro computers. This time he is talking about the power supplies in the Commodore PET computer.
2023-05-19 - 12:01:00 - Week: 20 - Item number: 11298 - Category: KIM-1, PET, CBM, Hardware
André Fachat made a new YouTube video about benchmarking the Micro-PET computer. He also explains how the Commodore PET is measuring time, and how we can use that to measure benchmark execution.
2023-04-21 - 12:16:00 - Week: 16 - Item number: 11227 - Category: KIM-1, PET, CBM, YouTube
A new video is available from The Commodore Room YouTube channel. In this video the cleaning and repair of a PET/CBM keyboard.
2023-04-07 - 12:12:00 - Week: 14 - Item number: 11182 - Category: KIM-1, PET, CBM, Repair
André Fachat has made an update to his xcbm emulator for Commodore computers. This new version supports the C64, CBM/PET and the CS/A computer. It also has a monitor, and you can use GeckOS 1.3 with it.
2023-03-31 - 12:05:00 - Week: 13 - Item number: 11154 - Category: KIM-1, PET, CBM, Emulator
Tower and Dragon is a new game for the Commodore CBM/PET computer, developed by Jason Cook. Tower and Dragon is a classic dungeon crawling adventure with weapons, armour, quest storyline, moving walls, teleportation and monsters for each dungeon level.
2023-03-10 - 12:16:00 - Week: 10 - Item number: 11098 - Category: KIM-1, PET, CBM, Game
You can watch a new video from the Commodore History YouTube channel. In this video, the repair of a Commodore 8050 disk drive that belongs to former Commodore employee Neil Harris.
2023-02-17 - 12:15:00 - Week: 7 - Item number: 11035 - Category: KIM-1, PET, CBM, Repair
PET Panic! is a new game for the Commodore PET/CBM computer. The game is developed by jimbo and is based on the game Space Panic.
2023-02-17 - 12:13:00 - Week: 7 - Item number: 11033 - Category: KIM-1, PET, CBM, Game
The Commodore GameBase is a web page with a large collection of software for the Commodore CBM/PET computer. At the moment there are 750+ CBM/PET games available. The web page also provides links to Gamebase 64.
2023-02-03 - 12:22:00 - Week: 5 - Item number: 10997 - Category: KIM-1, PET, CBM, Game
A new video from Iz8dwf. In this video: The rebuild of a Commodore PET 2001 computer, and testing if you still can play Space Invaders on it.
2023-01-27 - 12:19:00 - Week: 4 - Item number: 10973 - Category: KIM-1, PET, CBM, Repair
Space Invaders 2 is a new game for the Commodore CBM/PET computer, developed by jimbo. The game is based on the original Space Invaders arcade game from Taito (1979). The game has been tested on Commodore CBM/PET 3032, 4032 and 8032 computers.
2023-01-06 - 12:12:00 - Week: 1 - Item number: 10898 - Category: KIM-1, PET, CBM, Game
You can watch a new video from the Commodore History YouTube channel. In this video the modification of the 2000K and the 3000H game-console from a RF output-signal to a video output-signal.
2022-12-23 - 12:12:00 - Week: 51 - Item number: 10855 - Category: KIM-1, PET, CBM, Hardware
Steven Combs made a new YouTube video. In this episode he talks about upgrading his Commodore PET 2001 computer.
2022-12-09 - 12:05:00 - Week: 49 - Item number: 10806 - Category: KIM-1, PET, CBM, YouTube
PETLifter is a new game for the Commodore CBM/PET computer, developed by jimbo. The game is based on the Apple II game Choplifter and can be played on the CBM 3032, 4032 and 8032 computer.
2022-12-02 - 12:19:00 - Week: 48 - Item number: 10799 - Category: KIM-1, PET, CBM, Game
The Software Library: Commodore PET is a collection of software for the Commodore PET computer. At the moment the collection contains 343 programs and games.
2022-11-04 - 12:03:00 - Week: 44 - Item number: 10701 - Category: KIM-1, PET, CBM, Web page
You can watch a new video from the Retro Gadget Man YouTube channel. This time he is going to repair a horrific example of an old Commodore PET 2001 computer.
2022-10-28 - 12:04:00 - Week: 43 - Item number: 10681 - Category: KIM-1, PET, CBM, Repair
Transactor is a new demo for the Commodore CBM 8296 computer. The demo is developed by Utz (music), Titus (pixels), Krill,Yago & Bodo (code) and Insane (hardware). This demo uses a new graphic mode, called Mode2, and is tested on a 8296 and a 8032 computer.
2022-10-07 - 12:15:00 - Week: 40 - Item number: 10628 - Category: KIM-1, PET, CBM, Demo
Steven Combs made a new YouTube video. In this episode he cleans a Commodore PET 2001 motherboard and takes a look at products from The Future Was 8 Bit.
2022-09-23 - 12:11:00 - Week: 38 - Item number: 10582 - Category: KIM-1, PET, CBM, Repair
Tut-Tut is a new game for the Commodore PET computer. The game is a maze-game and was developed by Davis Stephenson for the ZX-Spectrum. The Commodore PET version is made by Dave Curran.
2022-09-16 - 12:08:00 - Week: 37 - Item number: 10558 - Category: KIM-1, PET, CBM, Game
A Bright Shining Star is a new demo for the Commodore PET 2001(N) computer. The demo is developed by Elder0010 and LRNZ.
2022-08-12 - 12:12:00 - Week: 32 - Item number: 10458 - Category: KIM-1, PET, CBM, Demo
You can now watch a new video from the Happy Little Diodes YouTube channel. In this video the repair of the video-circuit in a Commodore CBM 8032 computer.
2022-08-12 - 12:10:00 - Week: 32 - Item number: 10456 - Category: KIM-1, PET, CBM, Repair
Tynemouth Software has written a blog about the new dual joystick interface from "The Future Was 8 bit" for the Commodore PET computer.
2022-08-12 - 12:05:00 - Week: 32 - Item number: 10451 - Category: KIM-1, PET, CBM, Hardware
You can now watch a new video from the Retro Gadget Man YouTube channel. In this video the restoration of a Commodore PET 2001 keyboard.
2022-08-12 - 12:00:00 - Week: 32 - Item number: 10446 - Category: KIM-1, PET, CBM, Repair
Dave Luna had an old not working Commodore PET 64 computer. He decided to make it into a docking station for a modern computer. He added a TFT screen, USB hub, DisplayLink adapter to the PET 64, and an Arduino for the connection with the PET 64 keyboard.
2022-07-29 - 12:13:00 - Week: 30 - Item number: 10416 - Category: KIM-1, PET, CBM, Hardware
Tynemouth Software has written a blog about making 3D Monster Maze for the Commodore PET computer. 3D Monster Maze is a game for the ZX81 with a simple character-set. This character-set is almost the same as on the Commodore PET computer.
2022-07-22 - 12:12:00 - Week: 29 - Item number: 10394 - Category: KIM-1, PET, CBM, Blog
You can watch a new video from the Commodore History YouTube channel. In this video the disassembling, cleaning and repairs of a Commodore 2031 disk drive.
2022-07-15 - 12:16:00 - Week: 28 - Item number: 10378 - Category: KIM-1, PET, CBM, YouTube
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