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by RonBate
Sun Sep 08, 2019 5:34 pm
Forum: hardware
Topic: Last Gasp for the 8271
Replies: 25
Views: 1457

Re: Last Gasp for the 8271

Earlier I asked for an upgrade kit but will take an 8271 now please and maybe pick up the rest of the kit later if possible - thanks.

Sorry don't think I can PM yet unless a moderator can enable it for me.

Ron
by RonBate
Sat Apr 20, 2019 6:01 am
Forum: hardware
Topic: Last Gasp for the 8271
Replies: 25
Views: 1457

Re: Last Gasp for the 8271

I am interested in an 8271 upgrade kit. Thanks.
by RonBate
Tue Sep 11, 2018 8:44 am
Forum: adventures
Topic: Silverton House - Rainbow Adventures Book 2
Replies: 1
Views: 761

Silverton House - Rainbow Adventures Book 2

Here is "Silverton House" -a type in adventure from the second book of Rainbow Adventures. Most of the conversion was done in BB4W and then into BeebEm for testing and tidying up - during which the usual gotchas such as IF..THEN..ELSE issues and "Too many FORs" errors were corrected ... I hope! The ...
by RonBate
Mon Aug 27, 2018 7:43 pm
Forum: adventures
Topic: Lighthouse Adventure
Replies: 27
Views: 3455

Re: Lighthouse Adventure

Thanks lurkio, the CoCo memory tip works a treat. Also thanks for tracking down the Third Rainbow book - I managed to track down a website that claimed to have the fourth book available to download for free all I had to do was register and enter my credit card details (they promised not to debit any...
by RonBate
Sun Aug 26, 2018 10:31 am
Forum: adventures
Topic: Lighthouse Adventure
Replies: 27
Views: 3455

Re: Lighthouse Adventure

Having enjoyed reading all of this I got to searching and found a pdf copy of the Second Book of Rainbow Adventures, but sadly not the third or fourth. Not sure how to attach the 2nd book pdf to this post though? I got the disk images for all 4 volumes but can't load some of the adventures into the ...
by RonBate
Sun Mar 18, 2018 10:30 am
Forum: introduce yourself
Topic: Hi
Replies: 9
Views: 933

Re: Hi

Thanks for all the welcome messages. I've made a little more progress with Infinity Level 1 but still a long way to go. Will open a thread as suggested shortly - perhaps a team effort is needed to complete this puzzling game!
by RonBate
Wed Mar 14, 2018 11:37 am
Forum: introduce yourself
Topic: Hi
Replies: 9
Views: 933

Hi

My name is Ron Bate and I recently joined this forum and am making my first post. I was an IT teacher and built an Atom for the school. The school went through the usual route of BBC Model A and B, Archimedes (mostly A4000s) and then PCs. I had a BBC Model B back in the day and bought many games for...