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Post by alienkidmj12 » Sat Aug 26, 2017 7:47 pm

hi folks,

my name is david sives-rutherford, i live in newcastle tyne and wear.

my first computer in 1984 was a bbc micro 32k with double disk drive 80 track. i was 6 years of age at the time.

i used this for a number of years, favorite games being the repton series.

as i got older my parents sold on the machine, i never thought much of it back then,

recently i bought i bought a bbc master 128k and yes, it brings back some good memories, i have the datacentre addon fitted to it :)

i fitted this and also replaced the psu caps myself

im now attempting to explorer the bbc master and what it can now do, many years later.

i also have the following :)

Mac G5/Quad PowerPC 2.5Ghz CPU/16GB Ram
Mac Pro/Dual Xeon 3Ghz/64GB Ram
PC i7 4790/PPC 4.0Ghz CPU/32GB Ram
Atari STE 4MB / 32Mhz Booster / Cosmos Network Floppy Mounter
Atari Falcon 030-060/Motorola 16 MHz CPU/16MB Ram/8 GB CF
Commodore Amiga 1200/Motorola 16 MHz CPU/GVP1230mk2+32MB Ram/4GB CF
Firebee Atari Clone/Coldfire MCF5474/512Mb DDR+128 MB Video
BBC Master 128k /w Datacentre and Multi ROM upgrade.
Atari 800XL / w SIOSD Upgrade
Various Raspberry Pi's and Bannana Pi's

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Re: hello there

Post by Multiwizard » Sat Aug 26, 2017 7:49 pm

Hi David,

welcome to this great Forum... :D

Greetings from my little Dutch Acorn Attic, Wim... :-)

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Post by DutchAcorn » Sat Aug 26, 2017 8:04 pm

Welcome David, enjoy Stardot! :D

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Post by oss003 » Sat Aug 26, 2017 8:13 pm

Welcome David,

enjoy the forum ......


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Post by roland » Sat Aug 26, 2017 8:23 pm

Hello David,

Welcome to this forum. Enjoy your visits here.

Greetings from the south of the Netherlands,
256K + 6502 Inside
MAN WOMAN :shock:

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Post by davidb » Sat Aug 26, 2017 8:29 pm

Welcome! :D

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Post by flaxcottage » Sat Aug 26, 2017 9:27 pm

Welcome. :D
- John

Why do I keep collecting Acorn gear? I'm going to need a considerably bigger man-cave. :?

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Re: hello there

Post by tricky » Sat Aug 26, 2017 9:48 pm

Welcome, watch out, those 8 bitters might breed.

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Post by daveejhitchins » Sun Aug 27, 2017 8:35 am

Welcome the the Forum, David . . . Enjoy . . . :D

You'll find there are a few like minded collectors in your area. I myself live not too far away in Newton Aycliffe.

Dave H :D
Parts: UM6502CE, GAL22V10D, GAL16V8D, AS6C62256A, TC514400AZ, WD1772, R6522, TMS27C512, AT28C256
Products: ARA II, ABR, ATI, AP6, MGC, AP5 . . .
For a price list, contact me at: Retro Hardware AT dave ej hitchins DOT plus DOT com

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Re: hello there

Post by CMcDougall » Sun Aug 27, 2017 11:20 am

welcome David :)

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