Author Archives: Jeroen
I wish everybody a marry Christmas and a happy new year. Hope all your wishes may come true, and you have a great year ahead.
I finally managed to create a page on the kernal selector for the Commodore 16. Last couple of months I was very busy repairing an Amiga 2000. But last week I made some time to create a schematic of the … Continue reading
This weekend I bought some hydrogen peroxide gel from a local store. And started to retrobight the top covers of an Amiga 1200, C128 and a vic 20. First I cleaned the case parts very good with a toothbrush so all … Continue reading
Last week I added several rom options to my Commodore 16. So now my Commodore 16 is like a Plus/4 without RS-232 and user port. The only thing left is a mod to select the rom option. You can find … Continue reading
Today I finished creating the first pinout section for the connectors found on the Commodore 64. You can find it here. I hope to add other systems soon, but creating the images takes some time.
Yesterday I upgraded my Commodore 16 to 64 Kb of memory. I’m still not sure if I can call my Commodore 16 now a Commodore 64 😛 . Now it can run most Programs created for the Plus/4. I wrote a … Continue reading
Today I finished Thimbleweed Park, a kickstarter from the guys that also created Maniac Mansion. Thimbleweed Park is a nice game with a lot of hints to the old games of Lucasart. If you liked Maniac Mansion and/or Zak McKrakken then … Continue reading
last month I got a Commodore 16 and bought a Toshiba HC10 (MSX) system. The Commodore 16 has the same basic architecture like the Plus 4, but misses the 3-1 function ROM, user port and (6551) ACIA serial port chip. … Continue reading
Yesterday I found an old project I made several years ago. It’s a IECATA an ide interface for the commodore computers with the iec connector like the VIC20 and C64. It’s based on a microprocessor and some memory. The system lets … Continue reading