Search found 1336 matches

Thu Dec 17, 2020 4:15 pm
Forum: Hardware
Topic: BASICare microsystem
Replies: 10
Views: 1818

Re: BASICare microsystem

Rich, Would mind if I upload these to I've been putting everything I can get my hands on up there (see my signature). Even though I have a site about Sinclair and Timex in the context of the US, I don't expect my site will be up forever, so I'll even archive it in full at some point. T...
Thu Dec 17, 2020 9:26 am
Forum: Hardware
Topic: BASICare microsystem
Replies: 10
Views: 1818

Re: BASICare microsystem

I have now received some documentation on the BASICare system, including manuals. There is the following: Brochure How to Grow Up to the Megabyte Micro Pericon A Manual Pericon A (Model 1) Manual Sonus Manual They have been added to the bottom of my ZX81 page on my website: http://www.rwapsoftware.c...
Mon Sep 21, 2020 1:37 pm
Forum: Welcome Area
Topic: A Londoner Arrives!
Replies: 5
Views: 4325

Re: A Londoner Arrives!

Welcome to the forums - yes, go ahead and post the questions in the hardware section :)
Mon Aug 10, 2020 2:54 pm
Forum: Hardware
Topic: ZX Fail
Replies: 14
Views: 11166

Re: ZX Fail

I had this before and the problem is that when you press the enter key, it causes a short somewhere, or twists the heatsink against the 5V regulator. I resolved it by putting a small pad of felt (or a spare rubber key) on top of both the TV modulator and the heatsink
Thu Aug 06, 2020 12:38 pm
Topic: Edge connectors / protoboards wanted. (UK.)
Replies: 15
Views: 13693

Re: Edge connectors / protoboards wanted. (UK.)

Charlie has now listed some on sellmyretro - cut to fit and with the key inserted
Wed Jun 24, 2020 8:15 am
Forum: Sinclair Misc
Topic: Missing in action
Replies: 8
Views: 8067

Re: Missing in action

I have sent Sebastian an email - I hope he is keeping OK. Unfortunately, this Covoid-19 situation has severely impacted postal systems and customs offices. I seem to get buyers asking every day where their orders are (makes me cringe when they have paid £4 postage for an item to go to the USA and wa...
Sat Apr 25, 2020 8:02 am
Forum: Z88
Topic: Welcome Z88 Users
Replies: 6
Views: 7067

Re: Welcome Z88 Users

There is a bit of a community but not very big - join the Z88 Forums - and also the "cambridge z88 for everyone" community on facebook
Tue Mar 31, 2020 10:09 pm
Forum: Emulators
Topic: ZXSimulator for the Sinclair QL
Replies: 37
Views: 21623

Re: ZXSimulator for the Sinclair QL

Welcome to the forums - great to see a new ZX81 emulator for the QL - there is an existing one, but whilst the Spectrum emulators have had several versions and improvements, there has only ever been Xtricator (
Sat Mar 14, 2020 8:39 pm
Forum: SALES
Topic: Small SD Cards (cost of shipping only)
Replies: 10
Views: 13654

Re: Small SD Cards (cost of shipping only)

No sorry - they have gone.
Sun Mar 01, 2020 1:55 pm
Forum: Hardware
Topic: ZX81 : unhappy with new keyboard
Replies: 11
Views: 5031

Re: ZX81 : unhappy with new keyboard

Just wondering what your thoughts were on my membrane and how it compared with the other? (I assume you have received it by now?)