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by z0m8ied0g
Wed Jun 06, 2018 1:50 pm
Forum: for sale / freebies
Topic: Having a clear out
Replies: 43
Views: 1153

Re: Having a clear out

hi,

Can I have the Forth as well.

Cheers

Stephen
by z0m8ied0g
Mon Jun 04, 2018 9:44 am
Forum: upcoming and recent events & exhibitions
Topic: ABUG SOUTH 1 to 3 June 2018 (Hampshire) BOOKING THREAD
Replies: 125
Views: 6188

Re: ABUG SOUTH 1 to 3 June 2018 (Hampshire) BOOKING THREAD

tricky wrote:
Mon Jun 04, 2018 6:25 am
I also enjoyed the uninvited visitors who were in the beer garden when the father exclaimed "beebs" and came in for a chat
These are always the best, its amazing how even the most unexpected people remember games from their childhood.
by z0m8ied0g
Mon Jun 04, 2018 9:42 am
Forum: upcoming and recent events & exhibitions
Topic: ABUG SOUTH 1 to 3 June 2018 (Hampshire) BOOKING THREAD
Replies: 125
Views: 6188

Re: ABUG SOUTH 1 to 3 June 2018 (Hampshire) BOOKING THREAD

Thanks for a great meetup. Nice to see so many cool projects and stuff way above my comprehension level :)
The venue was great, thank Robert for setting this up.

Cheers

Stephen
by z0m8ied0g
Mon Jun 04, 2018 9:04 am
Forum: upcoming and recent events & exhibitions
Topic: ABUG Cambridge Sept 7th-9th 2018 BOOKING THREAD
Replies: 55
Views: 1318

Re: ABUG Cambridge Sept 7th-9th 2018 BOOKING THREAD

Put me down down for the entire weekend please.
by z0m8ied0g
Fri Jun 01, 2018 11:43 pm
Forum: for sale / freebies
Topic: Having a clear out
Replies: 43
Views: 1153

Re: Having a clear out

I'd like the z80 disks if they are available.
by z0m8ied0g
Fri Jun 01, 2018 9:38 am
Forum: upcoming and recent events & exhibitions
Topic: ABUG SOUTH 1 to 3 June 2018 (Hampshire) BOOKING THREAD
Replies: 125
Views: 6188

Re: ABUG SOUTH 1 to 3 June 2018 (Hampshire) BOOKING THREAD

I have the mac thunder & ligntning port to VGA dongle thingy for a mac book if that is any help. I don’t think so. Although USB C and Thunderbolt are virtually identical electronically, the ports are physically different shapes. Being an imac user I lost the plot over what Apple are doing on the ma...
by z0m8ied0g
Thu May 31, 2018 11:46 pm
Forum: general
Topic: Computer Shops From Back In The Day
Replies: 92
Views: 8433

Re: Computer Shops From Back In The Day

Anyone know of any others that are still trading in any form? Watford when bust but were taken over and continued as Savastore.com until recently where they seem to have died and disappeared without trace. In the south west there was MicroTest who still exist. They have moved into business services...
by z0m8ied0g
Thu May 31, 2018 5:06 pm
Forum: general
Topic: Prestel
Replies: 5
Views: 410

Re: Prestel

Hi,

Rob has a few sets of frames over at https://www.viewdata.org.uk which you should be able to recover files from.

Cheers

Stephen
by z0m8ied0g
Thu May 31, 2018 4:41 pm
Forum: general
Topic: Computer Shops From Back In The Day
Replies: 92
Views: 8433

Re: Computer Shops From Back In The Day

Ah, back in the day in Sheffield (UK) there one place to go.... city centre Just Micro Thats looks just like the place I bought my A3000. A place called Wants in Plymouth. I remember wanting a radio controlled car (the kit type) and looking at having it for Xmas and my birthday with me buying the c...
by z0m8ied0g
Thu May 31, 2018 3:56 pm
Forum: general
Topic: Master spray job
Replies: 9
Views: 253

Re: Master spray job

sirmorris wrote:
Wed May 30, 2018 9:42 am
I use vinyl dye to colour plastics.
I've got a set of these that i'm intending to use on my BBC master, its going to be black with a white owl logo across the top.
I'll let everyone know how it turns out.
by z0m8ied0g
Wed May 23, 2018 12:09 am
Forum: wanted
Topic: Wanted Prestel Adapter
Replies: 7
Views: 395

Re: Wanted Prestel Adapter

I would be very interested to hear more about your dial in system, I have a few V23bis modems here so I could give it a go once its up and running. In terms of connecting to TELSTAR, I would be honoured to have you 'Gateway' to me. I'll try and get it all up and running at some point, its been an o...
by z0m8ied0g
Tue May 22, 2018 8:48 pm
Forum: for sale / freebies
Topic: BeebMaster BBC B Econet Kit
Replies: 20
Views: 804

Re: BeebMaster BBC B Econet Kit

Hi,

Please put me down for a 4 station BBC starter kit.

Cheers

Stephen
by z0m8ied0g
Sun May 20, 2018 10:35 am
Forum: wanted
Topic: Wanted Prestel Adapter
Replies: 7
Views: 395

Re: Wanted Prestel Adapter

Hi, I've got a few, I'd be happy to lend you one but not sell it. I had them to do the same thing, I had a demo ViewData system running and the intention is to create a gateway to other systems. I'll try and get the dial up gateway working again, I had it pointing to my system then you could "Telnet...
by z0m8ied0g
Fri May 18, 2018 4:38 pm
Forum: hardware
Topic: A9 Home and new to RISC OS
Replies: 25
Views: 928

Re: A9 Home and new to RISC OS

Hi, I picked up an A9 from Wakefield on Saturday. Fired it up and it looks like its got a bare OS and nothing else. It was made by www.advantage6.com, its runs Risc OS 4 (not sure about 6) but I don't think its compatible with Risc OS Opens version. If you live anywhere near Manchester then get you...
by z0m8ied0g
Thu May 03, 2018 10:32 pm
Forum: off-topic
Topic: New laptop
Replies: 14
Views: 618

Re: New laptop

I got our 3 year old a cheap amazon tablet, I bought it when it was one sale and got some extra discount so it cost me 26 quid. Its great, he can do loads of stuff on it. Amazon have a special kids mode that once installed gives an easy to use front end and for a small subscription (I think its a co...
by z0m8ied0g
Mon Apr 30, 2018 2:05 pm
Forum: general
Topic: Today I received.....
Replies: 4658
Views: 312547

Re: Today I received.....

Lardo Boffin wrote:Got this from eBay - looked interesting. One of many beeb games I had never heard of.
Its like Elite under the sea.
by z0m8ied0g
Thu Apr 26, 2018 11:07 am
Forum: hardware
Topic: Add a second floppy to Archs without support (i.e. extra Gotek)
Replies: 32
Views: 1909

Re: Add a second floppy to Archs without support (i.e. extra Gotek)

lcww1 wrote:The spare pcbs are now spoken for, but I’m going to order another, larger, batch of pcbs from TechBridge, so there will be some more of these for anyone that wants one. ‘Till then, there will be a short delay.
I'm interested in several of these.
Can you please PM me with a price.
by z0m8ied0g
Thu Apr 26, 2018 10:45 am
Forum: upcoming and recent events & exhibitions
Topic: Midlands ABUG November 2018
Replies: 24
Views: 953

Re: Midlands ABUG November 2018

Put me down for the entire weekend.
by z0m8ied0g
Fri Apr 20, 2018 1:12 pm
Forum: for sale / freebies
Topic: IDE podules - 8 and 16 bit versions
Replies: 40
Views: 2018

Re: IDE podules - 8 and 16 bit versions

I'll have one of each if that's ok.
by z0m8ied0g
Mon Apr 09, 2018 10:58 am
Forum: upcoming and recent events & exhibitions
Topic: Wakefield RISC OS show 21st April 2018
Replies: 63
Views: 3303

Re: Wakefield RISC OS show 21st April 2018

Was going to possibly do something this year again but all of the tables are booked.
Probably for the best as I'm struggling to find the time. Will be over on the Friday though so see you all then.
by z0m8ied0g
Sun Apr 08, 2018 7:55 pm
Forum: software: other
Topic: Educational Archive not in STH
Replies: 541
Views: 54762

Re: Educational Archive not in STH

Brilliant Computing
Ted Steps Out

Manual to follow.
by z0m8ied0g
Sun Apr 08, 2018 5:22 pm
Forum: software: other
Topic: Educational Archive not in STH
Replies: 541
Views: 54762

Re: Educational Archive not in STH

Brilliant Computing
Switch On Actions

Manual to follow.
by z0m8ied0g
Sun Apr 08, 2018 4:17 pm
Forum: software: other
Topic: Educational Archive not in STH
Replies: 541
Views: 54762

Re: Educational Archive not in STH

Brilliant Computing
Counting Grid

Manual to follow.
by z0m8ied0g
Sun Apr 08, 2018 3:35 pm
Forum: software: other
Topic: Educational Archive not in STH
Replies: 541
Views: 54762

Re: Educational Archive not in STH

Brilliant Computing
The Big Match

Manual to follow.
by z0m8ied0g
Sun Apr 08, 2018 3:34 pm
Forum: software: other
Topic: Educational Archive not in STH
Replies: 541
Views: 54762

Re: Educational Archive not in STH

Brilliant Computing
Touch Basics

Manual to follow.
by z0m8ied0g
Sun Apr 08, 2018 1:34 pm
Forum: software: other
Topic: Educational Archive not in STH
Replies: 541
Views: 54762

Re: Educational Archive not in STH

Brilliant Computing
Joystick Games 2

Manual to follow.
by z0m8ied0g
Fri Apr 06, 2018 11:31 pm
Forum: software: other
Topic: Educational Archive not in STH
Replies: 541
Views: 54762

Re: Educational Archive not in STH

Brilliant Computing
Flash Cards

Manual to follow.
by z0m8ied0g
Fri Apr 06, 2018 10:39 pm
Forum: software: other
Topic: Educational Archive not in STH
Replies: 541
Views: 54762

Re: Educational Archive not in STH

Brilliant Computing
Switch On Travel

Manual to follow.
by z0m8ied0g
Fri Apr 06, 2018 9:37 pm
Forum: software: other
Topic: Educational Archive not in STH
Replies: 541
Views: 54762

Re: Educational Archive not in STH

Brilliant Computing
Arcade Adventures

Manual scan to come.