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A new YouTube video from Operation 8-Bit. In this episode you can see how to build and assemble a working mini replica of the Commodore 1702 monitor.
2020-09-25 - 12:12:00 - Week: 39 - Item number: 8452 - Category: Commodore, Hardware
Ovesen.net made a new YouTube video. In this video he builds a Versa64Cart for the Commodore C64 computer.
2020-09-25 - 12:09:00 - Week: 39 - Item number: 8449 - Category: C64, Hardware
OpenFlops is a floppy disk drive USB emulator with FlashFloppy firmware pre-installed. OpenFlops can be used with many computers such as the Amiga, Atari ST, MSX, Amstrad and many more.
2020-09-25 - 12:03:00 - Week: 39 - Item number: 8443 - Category: Amiga, Hardware
Matt Harlum developed a 2MB Chip RAM adapter for the Amiga 500/2000 computer. The schematics and PCB-layout are available, and he also made an instruction how to build the adapter.
2020-09-25 - 12:01:00 - Week: 39 - Item number: 8441 - Category: Amiga, Hardware
In this episode of the RetroManCave: An interview with Stephen Jones, who talks about the Ami-Hybrid system.
2020-09-11 - 12:09:00 - Week: 37 - Item number: 8409 - Category: Amiga, Hardware
BeamRacer is a new expansion for the Commodore C64. This expansion enables precise control of the VIC-II graphics chip, allowing for a host of novel visual effects and freeing the CPU for other tasks.
2020-09-04 - 12:19:00 - Week: 36 - Item number: 8399 - Category: C64, Hardware
With the SIDBlaster TicTac you can playback that real SID-sound. The device is so small it will fit inside a TicTac box. The features are: Power supply 9V or/ 12V, Switchable filter capacitors and Audio In / Out.
2020-09-04 - 12:17:00 - Week: 36 - Item number: 8397 - Category: C64, Hardware
DiagROM is a diagnostic tool for the Amiga computers. When you power-on your Amiga the diagnostic software will start. The diagnose software will try to send information to the serial port and the screen.
2020-09-04 - 12:12:00 - Week: 36 - Item number: 8392 - Category: Amiga, Hardware
A new YouTube video from Jan Beta. In this video Jan is going to upgrade a Gotek disk drive emulator.
2020-09-04 - 12:04:00 - Week: 36 - Item number: 8384 - Category: Amiga, Hardware
The RCEU530-reArcade is a new PCB for the Arcade joystick, developed by Carsten Jensen. The features are: All functions have a microswitch including the fire-button. And an auto-fire function with a 555 timer.
2020-08-28 - 12:19:00 - Week: 35 - Item number: 8379 - Category: Commodore, Hardware
In this video from Hey Birt: The designing and engineering of a MOS8701 clock chip replacement for the Commodore C64 computer.
2020-08-28 - 12:11:00 - Week: 35 - Item number: 8371 - Category: C64, Hardware
Renee developed an adapter to use the A314 in an Amiga 2000 computer. The A314 is an expansion that lets you use a Raspberry Pi as a co-processor to an Amiga 500/2000. The Amiga 500/2000 and the Raspberry Pi can communicate through a shared memory.
2020-08-28 - 12:10:00 - Week: 35 - Item number: 8370 - Category: Amiga, Hardware
A new episode of the 10 Minute Amiga Retro Cast is now available. In this episode: A review of the UnAmiga FPGA Amiga board from Edu Arana.
2020-08-21 - 12:14:00 - Week: 34 - Item number: 8354 - Category: Amiga, Hardware
The Minimal A501 is a 512kB memory expansion for the Amiga 500 computer, developed by Jonni Rainisto.
2020-08-21 - 12:03:00 - Week: 34 - Item number: 8343 - Category: Amiga, Hardware
TZX Cassette Mod is a project from jamhamster. He made a comprehensive guide how to put a TZXDuino inside a real cassette. With this cassette it is possible to load your own computer games from a cassette into a computer with a cassette player.

YouTube video of the TZX Cassette Mod
2020-08-14 - 12:19:00 - Week: 33 - Item number: 8339 - Category: Commodore, 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 cjanges: Updates for the PCB and the software (new fancy display, more C128 support).

A demonstration video of the SideKick64.
2020-08-07 - 12:19:00 - Week: 32 - Item number: 8319 - Category: C64, Hardware
A new YouTube video from Ravi Abbott is now available. In this video the new Amiga CD32 060 card with 128 MB of RAM from Terrible Fire.
2020-08-07 - 12:18:00 - Week: 32 - Item number: 8318 - Category: Amiga, Hardware
Echolevel has made open source schematics, parts lists and documentation for building a generic 8bit/mono Amiga sampler cartridge. He also explains how Amiga audio samplers work.
2020-08-07 - 12:06:00 - Week: 32 - Item number: 8306 - Category: Amiga, Hardware
A new YouTube video of Retro Recollections. In this episode: The Tapecart SD that can load PRG and TCRT images on a Commodore 64 via the cassette port.
2020-08-07 - 12:05:00 - Week: 32 - Item number: 8305 - Category: C64, Hardware
Bil Herd is doing a project for the Altium Contest. He developed a PCB for a FPGA that will emulate a 6502 processor. The board can be used in an original Commodore computer with a 6502 CPU.
2020-07-31 - 12:17:00 - Week: 31 - Item number: 8297 - Category: Commodore, Hardware
J-CIA is a FPGA replacement for the MOS 6526 & 8521 CIA chips in Commodore computers. Now the J-CIA is tested with different hardware and software.
2020-07-31 - 12:15:00 - Week: 31 - Item number: 8295 - Category: Commodore, Hardware
A new video from Mark Fixes Stuff. In this video Mark shows us how to build an Amiga A600 Chip RAM expansion board.
2020-07-31 - 12:05:00 - Week: 31 - Item number: 8285 - Category: Amiga, Hardware
The A314 is a expansion that lets you use a Raspberry Pi as a co-processor to an Amiga 500. The Amiga 500 and the Raspberry Pi can communicate through a shared memory. The A314 is developed by Niklas Ekström and M. Rönndahl. Recent changes: Support for Ethernet.
2020-07-31 - 12:01:00 - Week: 31 - Item number: 8281 - Category: Amiga, Hardware
ADF-Copy is a small device with a Teensy 3.2. This device connects to USB and a 3,5" PC floppy drive. This device makes it possible to read and write ADF's from or to a real Amiga diskette. Recent changes: Improvements for Trackgrid, Flux histogram, Index, SuperCardPro Format, Diskview and Revolutions.
2020-07-24 - 12:08:00 - Week: 30 - Item number: 8268 - Category: Amiga, Hardware
This project is about connecting USB HID devices like keyboard and mouse to almost any Amiga. Now it is possible to connect a keyboard to the Amiga CDTV.
2020-07-24 - 12:04:00 - Week: 30 - Item number: 8264 - Category: Amiga, Hardware
A new YouTube video from Operation 8-Bit. In this episode you can see how to build and assemble a working mini replica of the Commodore PET computer.
2020-07-24 - 12:00:00 - Week: 30 - Item number: 8260 - Category: KIM-1, PET, CBM, Hardware
A new video from the Bread Box Commodore Computer Museum. In this video Justin shows a the new THE VIC20 from Retro Games Ltd. You can already pre-order this recreation of the Commodore VIC20 computer.
2020-07-10 - 12:19:00 - Week: 28 - Item number: 8239 - Category: VIC-20, Hardware
The Mini PET is a fully functional 6502 based computer, compatible with a Commodore PET 2001N-32 (3032/4032) computer. There is now more information available for all the options.
2020-07-10 - 12:15:00 - Week: 28 - Item number: 8235 - Category: KIM-1, PET, CBM, Hardware
Tonyp12 is working on a new cartridge for the Commodore C64 computer. The features are: Cart mode (2 x 8 kByte), 64K ram spy mode, DMA mode (6510 disabled, mcu at 48MHz or 8MHz) and an USB firmware bootloader.
2020-07-10 - 12:12:00 - Week: 28 - Item number: 8232 - Category: C64, Hardware
Chuck Hutchins made a new video about retro computers. This time he is building a Mini PET from Tynemouth Software and The Future was 8 bit.
2020-07-10 - 12:11:00 - Week: 28 - Item number: 8231 - Category: KIM-1, PET, CBM, Hardware
A new version of the Amiga flicker-fixer is available. The flicker-fixer is placed inside the Amiga on top of the Lisa chip. Improvements: V-Sync, keyboard support and auto-detect.
2020-07-10 - 12:00:00 - Week: 28 - Item number: 8220 - Category: Amiga, Hardware
Bleughbleugh is working on a functional keyboard for the C64 Mini. He already made a PCB for the keyboard and is now working on the keys.
2020-07-03 - 12:19:00 - Week: 27 - Item number: 8219 - Category: 8-Bit NextGen, Hardware
A new video from Dan Wood. In this video Dan talks about the Warp 1260. The Warp 1260 is an expansion for the Amiga 1200 with: 105 MHz 68060, 256 DDR3 RAM, 32-bit RTG graphics, USB, Wi-Fi, ARM co-processor, IDE, SD, mp3 and jpeg decoding.
2020-07-03 - 12:18:00 - Week: 27 - Item number: 8218 - Category: Amiga, Hardware
Amiga-Kit is now selling a memory expansion for the Amiga 2000 computer. Features: 8 MB, Zorro II, jumpers for 0, 4, 5.5 or 8MB and auto-config.
2020-07-03 - 12:14:00 - Week: 27 - Item number: 8214 - Category: Amiga, Hardware
A new video from CRG, in this video: The ARMSID replacement for the Commodore C64 computer.
2020-07-03 - 12:07:00 - Week: 27 - Item number: 8207 - Category: C64, Hardware
Luigi Di Fraia has made a new video of the DC2N5-LC. He has upgraded the firmware; it is now possible to choose the output folder.
2020-07-03 - 12:06:00 - Week: 27 - Item number: 8206 - Category: Commodore, 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.
2020-07-03 - 12:05:00 - Week: 27 - Item number: 8205 - Category: C64, 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). Emulation examples are GeoRAM/NeoRAM, freezer or a Dual-SID with FM.
2020-06-26 - 12:08:00 - Week: 26 - Item number: 8188 - Category: C64, Hardware
C128Egretz is now producing new cartridge cases for the Commodore C64 computer. The cartridges are made with moulds and are available in different colours.
2020-06-19 - 12:19:00 - Week: 25 - Item number: 8179 - Category: C64, Hardware
A new episode of the 10 Minute Amiga Retro Cast is now available. In this episode: A review of the Hard PCB Keyboard Membrane for the Amiga 1200 computer.
2020-06-19 - 12:10:00 - Week: 25 - Item number: 8170 - Category: Amiga, Hardware
On the Amiga Love website intric8 wrote a blog about the TwoBit joystick swapper. The TwoBit is developed by Evie Salomon from Backbit and can be used on a Commodore C64 and the C128.
2020-06-19 - 12:04:00 - Week: 25 - Item number: 8164 - Category: Commodore, Hardware
Simulant started a Kickstarter campaign for making retro-inspired computer keyboards & mice in styles to match Acorn, Amiga, Amstrad & Sinclair.
2020-06-19 - 12:00:00 - Week: 25 - Item number: 8160 - Category: Amiga, Hardware
The sdbox is a new hardware project for the Amiga computers. With the sdbox is is possible to use files on a SD-card via the parallel port of the Amiga. The sdbox is developed by Jorgen Bilander, Tobias Niva and Niklas Ekström.
2020-06-12 - 12:18:00 - Week: 24 - Item number: 8158 - Category: Amiga, Hardware
Bwack is working on the VHDL6526 project. His goal is to make a FPGA version of the CIA chip in the Commodore C64.
2020-06-05 - 12:16:00 - Week: 23 - Item number: 8136 - Category: C64, 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: MEGA65 audio mixer, injection moulding, RAM expansion, timing and HDMI audio.
2020-06-05 - 12:14:00 - Week: 23 - Item number: 8134 - Category: 8-Bit NextGen, Hardware
The COREi64 webpage offers a new product for the retro computer. With the CMD SuperCPU128 MMU Link board it is possible to quickly and safely move the MMU to a different Commodore C128.
2020-05-29 - 12:20:00 - Week: 22 - Item number: 8119 - Category: C128(D), Hardware
The Mini PET is a fully functional 6502 based computer, compatible with a Commodore PET 2001N-32 (3032/4032), but in a much smaller form factor and with much less power consumption.
2020-05-29 - 12:18:00 - Week: 22 - Item number: 8117 - Category: KIM-1, PET, CBM, Hardware
Bart Venneker has made a video about experimenting with communication via the cartridge port of the Commodore C64. (Dutch language.)
2020-05-29 - 12:17:00 - Week: 22 - Item number: 8116 - Category: C64, Hardware
BeamRacer is a new expansion for the Commodore C64. This expansion enables precise control of the VIC-II graphics chip, allowing for a host of novel visual effects and freeing the CPU for other tasks.
2020-05-29 - 12:15:00 - Week: 22 - Item number: 8114 - Category: C64, Hardware
Toms01 is working on a 1581 replica. He has built the PCB for the 1581 that uses an Amiga floppy-drive. But it is also possible to use a PC floppy-drive or a Gotek.
2020-05-22 - 12:19:00 - Week: 21 - Item number: 8098 - Category: Commodore, Hardware