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by rmbrowngr
Wed Mar 21, 2018 8:25 am
Forum: 8-bit acorn hardware
Topic: Acorn Electron modern storage solutions question
Replies: 28
Views: 3006

Re: Acorn Electron modern storage solutions question

Updated shopping list:- AP5 with some additional memory MMC solution (but which ROM?) AP6 ROM maybe with the replacement board. I opened my Plus 1 to see about installation. It’s an issue 2 board. And maybe, because I’m curious to play with it a BeebSCSI and ADFS ROM. Need to see how much this costs...
by rmbrowngr
Mon Mar 19, 2018 4:05 pm
Forum: 8-bit acorn hardware
Topic: Acorn Electron modern storage solutions question
Replies: 28
Views: 3006

Re: Acorn Electron modern storage solutions question

Shopping list so far: modern AP5 (and some sideways RAM) and replacement Plus 1 ROM. For the replacement Plus 1 ROM I guess we are talking about Slogger Expansion ROM (https://www.retro-kit.co.uk/page.cfm/content/Acorn-Plus-1-Expansion/, http://chrisacorns.computinghistory.org.uk/docs/Slogger/Slogge...
by rmbrowngr
Sun Mar 18, 2018 4:12 pm
Forum: 8-bit acorn hardware
Topic: Acorn Electron modern storage solutions question
Replies: 28
Views: 3006

Re: Acorn Electron modern storage solutions question

Just understood how you get images in and out of the LUNs via an emulator. Read carefully the manual.

Cheers Richard
by rmbrowngr
Sun Mar 18, 2018 4:00 pm
Forum: 8-bit acorn hardware
Topic: Acorn Electron modern storage solutions question
Replies: 28
Views: 3006

Re: Acorn Electron modern storage solutions question

A couple questions about BeebSCSI: Reading the online documentation I see the need for ADFS rom. Is this included in the solution or do I need something else? How do you get disc images on and off the SD card? It isn’t that clear in the documentation. Or how can I transfer software from disc images ...
by rmbrowngr
Sun Mar 18, 2018 2:00 pm
Forum: 8-bit acorn hardware
Topic: Acorn Electron modern storage solutions question
Replies: 28
Views: 3006

Acorn Electron modern storage solutions question

I’m looking for a modern storage solution for my Acorn Electron with Plus 1. As far as I can tell these are the following options:- BeebSCSI with modern AP5 plus 5v power supply DataCentre with modern AP5 GoSDC I would like to have access to both disc images (read\write) and be able to read tape ima...
by rmbrowngr
Wed Jan 17, 2018 7:24 pm
Forum: introduce yourself
Topic: Hello from Greece.
Replies: 6
Views: 1106

Hello from Greece.

Hello. It’s been along time since I own and used an Acorn Electron but now I’m enjoying it again. My original Elk was from 83. My father drove all the way from Lowestoft to Bury St Edmunds and back to get it for my birthday as there were very few places to get hold of one. I quickly got hold of a Pl...

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