8 bit corner - coming along nicely

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ViperSan
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8 bit corner - coming along nicely

Postby ViperSan » Sun Aug 20, 2017 11:25 am

So ..having built a play area /bench & shelf system in my playroom ..
Today I started filling it up.
The recently repaired PET 4032 and 8050 ...now joined by my Arfon expansion unit for the VIC20 ..
..again recently repaired ..as was the N model VIC20 ..
Had to replace a 6522 to get the tape to run ..and whilst it was in bits ..I did the S-video mod and made a breakout box for audio and S-Video..
The results on my LCD TV/Monitor are really rather good.
So here are a couple of pics to show where everything will eventually reside ..
Sadly no room at bench height for my C16 (also in need of repair) ...but there is room for the PET .. plus4 C64 and VIC ..
Nice to see them after 30 years in storage..
rgds
VS

appologies for the bright-out on the monitor ..
forgot to cancel the camera flash .
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Re: 8 bit corner - coming along nicely

Postby beamrider » Sun Aug 20, 2017 11:35 am

nice and spacious setup

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Re: 8 bit corner - coming along nicely

Postby orion70 » Wed Aug 23, 2017 9:54 am

Yep spacious is the key word. I wish I had the space to fire up all my stuff at once :(.
Congratulations on your PET setup BTW :)

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Re: 8 bit corner - coming along nicely

Postby joshuadenmark » Wed Aug 23, 2017 10:50 am

Great setup, envy you this :wink:
Kind regards, Peter.
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Re: 8 bit corner - coming along nicely

Postby Floopy » Sat Aug 26, 2017 10:04 am

Nice, I wish I had the luxury of an LCD. Here's mine: The C64 the 1541, 1525 printer, and the IBM PC, are under dust covers.
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Re: 8 bit corner - coming along nicely

Postby vikki20 » Mon Jan 15, 2018 4:14 am

Nice.My one room looks same :)
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Re: 8 bit corner - coming along nicely

Postby Radical Brad » Wed Jan 17, 2018 9:42 am

Nice setup!

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