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by nobbysnuts
Sat Mar 03, 2012 12:16 am
Forum: Technical questions
Topic: Faulty Microdisc?
Replies: 16
Views: 15458

Re: Microdisc faulty?

also what happens when you hit the red reset button on back of microdisc it should revert to atmos rom as opposed to microdisc
by nobbysnuts
Sat Mar 03, 2012 12:12 am
Forum: Technical questions
Topic: Faulty Microdisc?
Replies: 16
Views: 15458

Re: Microdisc faulty?

Hi I had problems when I rebuilt a couple of drives a few years back and steve marshall sorted me out so you could drop him an email ,from memory your dil switches look in the wrong position on your controller I maybe wrong but its worth a try on row 'A' mine had to be set to 1 on,2 off 3 off 4 off ...
by nobbysnuts
Thu Nov 10, 2011 10:08 pm
Forum: Mags and books
Topic: FORTH PROGRAMMING MANUAL - TANSOFT
Replies: 7
Views: 11328

hope you enjoy couldnt find the tape to go with it as ive sold a few copies of fourth recently if I find tape will drop you a line.
by nobbysnuts
Thu Sep 15, 2011 4:41 pm
Forum: Technical questions
Topic: Oric Microdrive
Replies: 9
Views: 9243

there will be one one ebay uk in the next few days :wink: as I know a few people have asked for one and it will give everyone a fair chance
by nobbysnuts
Thu Aug 19, 2010 4:19 pm
Forum: Technical questions
Topic: Microdisc Power Supply Pinout
Replies: 20
Views: 17747

xeron is correct you will get circulating currents around componants and this can cause all sorts of strangeness :shock:
by nobbysnuts
Wed Aug 18, 2010 5:33 pm
Forum: Technical questions
Topic: Microdisc Power Supply Pinout
Replies: 20
Views: 17747

Hi not quite sure what you mean by powering up one by one ,the original psu feeds both so both need powering up from same psu at same time I cant find my microdisc at mo but had little success as yourself using seperate supplies before I got a proper psu .(15/9/0 volt as the regulators need a voltag...
by nobbysnuts
Tue Aug 17, 2010 10:03 pm
Forum: Technical questions
Topic: Microdisc Power Supply Pinout
Replies: 20
Views: 17747

HI I will dig a microdisc psu out on weekend and confirm outputs and dont plug the original 9v oric psu in at same time as this can cause problems :shock:
I seem to remember andrec,s site having a lot of info on this subject
by nobbysnuts
Sun Nov 15, 2009 11:40 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: sadly selling my oric collection
Replies: 14
Views: 10787

:shock: :shock: :shock: can't believe, sorry you missed out but if I get another up and running will let you know, and if you find one without the powers supply let me know as I have spare psu
by nobbysnuts
Sun Nov 15, 2009 10:25 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: sadly selling my oric collection
Replies: 14
Views: 10787

Its no good :shock: Im taking the dog for a walk ,well at least I know I will be able to give my daughter the christmas she deserves:D
by nobbysnuts
Sun Nov 15, 2009 10:12 pm
Forum: Mags and books
Topic: oric advanced user guide is still available
Replies: 20
Views: 14187

I have just listed a new one on ebay uk for anyone interested
:D
by nobbysnuts
Sun Nov 15, 2009 7:32 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: sadly selling my oric collection
Replies: 14
Views: 10787

Has the world gone mad ! or are orics taking over the world :lol: :lol: :lol:
by nobbysnuts
Sat Nov 07, 2009 6:26 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: sadly selling my oric collection
Replies: 14
Views: 10787

try now should work for you :wink:
by nobbysnuts
Fri Nov 06, 2009 8:00 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: sadly selling my oric collection
Replies: 14
Views: 10787

just to warn you your bid is not showing unless you are using another person to bid for you
by nobbysnuts
Fri Nov 06, 2009 7:19 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: sadly selling my oric collection
Replies: 14
Views: 10787

thankyou for your kind offer I have replied to your question on ebay I have had a few oricarians asking about it and think its only fair that everyone is given an equal chance . I have had a few problems with items going missing when I send abroard but if as long as somone has a UK address to send i...
by nobbysnuts
Thu Nov 05, 2009 11:18 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: sadly selling my oric collection
Replies: 14
Views: 10787

sadly selling my oric collection

HI just to let anyone who is interested due to change in my life I have to sell most of my beloved oric collection :( :( I have started by listing one of my microdrives on EBAY UK sorry no link as im so sad :( :( :( I will be listing over the next couple of weeks some hardware and software and manua...