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by RWAP
Wed Aug 05, 2020 8:41 pm
Forum: Online Auctions
Topic: QL + Monitor + Memodisk expansion
Replies: 14
Views: 521

Re: QL + Monitor + Memodisk expansion

tofro wrote:
Well it seems to be a "hard floppy" drive....


I remember seeing some of hte old 8" floppies - after that the 3.5" disks seemed positively hard!
by RWAP
Wed Aug 05, 2020 8:32 pm
Forum: For Sale
Topic: QL VGA Boards
Replies: 8
Views: 377

QL VGA Boards

Marcel has asked me to deal with the marketing and distribution of his QL-VGA boards.

They are also suitable for the Spectrum +2 and Spectrum+128 :)

£70 + shipping each (including VAT).

https://www.sellmyretro.com/offer/details/45023
by RWAP
Wed Aug 05, 2020 1:01 pm
Forum: Online Auctions
Topic: QL + Monitor + Memodisk expansion
Replies: 14
Views: 521

Re: QL + Monitor + Memodisk expansion

Crikey - I obviously have not been using ebay very much - the prices of QL stuff are suddenly staggering - what happened?
by RWAP
Mon Aug 03, 2020 1:27 pm
Forum: Software & Programming
Topic: Sam the Little Spaceman
Replies: 17
Views: 752

Re: Sam the Little Spaceman

So it looks like the game will run on JSU ROM. I switched the JS ROM to the JSU ROM on the Q-emuLator and got it to work. I believe the game needs to start from MDV1_. I looked through all the binary code and couldn't find any reference to devices but it will not work from MDV2_ onward. I also trie...
by RWAP
Wed Jul 29, 2020 10:05 pm
Forum: Software & Programming
Topic: Sam the Little Spaceman
Replies: 17
Views: 752

Re: Sam the Little Spaceman

Excellent news... It has been missing for many years - the author actually allowed me to make copies and distribute them in the UK back in the day, but I don't know what happened to my disk. You can tell whether it is the original version or the one I updated by seeing if it runs on extra memory - t...
by RWAP
Tue Jul 28, 2020 4:30 pm
Forum: Hardware
Topic: QL RomDisq Cases
Replies: 7
Views: 377

Re: QL RomDisq Cases

Hi, I asked for a Romdisq to be repaired, but I got the same reason for not repairing the Romdisq, high minimum order quantity of the flash ram chips. Which strange, as I can buy them easily at no minimum order quantity. But I doubt that the design files will be released to me for construction. I t...
by RWAP
Tue Jul 28, 2020 5:31 am
Forum: Hardware
Topic: QL RomDisq Cases
Replies: 7
Views: 377

Re: QL RomDisq Cases

Sorry to disappoint, but there is no news of new RomDisqs being available... Was someone tasked/hoping to re-produce them? There is only Tony FIrshman who has made them in the past, but he said "there is too high a minimum order for the chips required, plus I have forgotten how to make them&qu...
by RWAP
Mon Jul 27, 2020 8:47 am
Forum: Hardware
Topic: QL RomDisq Cases
Replies: 7
Views: 377

QL RomDisq Cases

Sorry to disappoint, but there is no news of new RomDisqs being available...

However, how much interest would there be in a 3D printed case for the QL RomDisq - expected price would be £9 + Shipping + VAT

The design would be based on the QL EPROM cart design.
by RWAP
Mon Jul 13, 2020 9:12 pm
Forum: Feedback Section
Topic: Tetroid.
Replies: 7
Views: 4547

Re: Tetroid.

Tetroid is just having a well-deserved break for a couple of weeks :)
by RWAP
Sat Jul 11, 2020 11:31 pm
Forum: Help for New Users
Topic: Inventory of software developed with PE in mind
Replies: 8
Views: 1218

Re: Inventory of software developed with PE in mind

From my own stable, there is: Black Knight (by Francois Lanciault) ProForma ESC/P2 Colour Drivers (by me - needs ProWesS also) Q-Index (by me) Q-Help (by me) Q-Route (by me) Q-Word (by me, Phoebus Dokos and Geoff Wicks) QL Genealogist (by Chris Boutal and me) QShang (Jochen Merz) The Lonely Joker (J...