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by MADrigal
Thu Sep 16, 2021 9:45 am
Forum: Introduce yourself!
Topic: G'day from Canberra
Replies: 4
Views: 23

Re: G'day from Canberra

Hey there! I am Italian but live in Sydney and come to Canberra for work every now and then.
Used to live in Canberra in 2014-2015 (just after relocating to Australia from Italy), loved living there :)
Let me know if/when you're in Sydney so we can grab a pint or two :)
Luca
by MADrigal
Sun Aug 15, 2021 10:38 pm
Forum: Hardware
Topic: Cloning the CreatiVision
Replies: 2
Views: 96

Re: Cloning the CreatiVision

I think it should be failry easy to make a cv-in-a-chip on FPGA.
by MADrigal
Tue Jul 13, 2021 7:48 am
Forum: Forum rules and announcements
Topic: Site news (year 2021)
Replies: 1
Views: 957

Re: Site news (year 2021)

13 July 2021 Another half a year has passed since the last site update. Nothing has changed much in our world due to the pandemic still ruling our lives (especially here in Australia). So I propose to lift up the mood a little bit with some good news... well, "Retro"-news! Firstly, I have recently ...
by MADrigal
Wed Jun 30, 2021 11:40 am
Forum: Introduce yourself!
Topic: Hello from New Zealand
Replies: 4
Views: 241

Re: Hello from New Zealand

Greg it is such a pleasure to have you here! Wish you enjoy all the forum and this great community has to offer :)
by MADrigal
Wed Jun 30, 2021 11:39 am
Forum: Introduce yourself!
Topic: Hello from California
Replies: 3
Views: 140

Re: Hello from California

Very very welcome! :)
by MADrigal
Sun Jun 06, 2021 10:56 am
Forum: Introduce yourself!
Topic: Hello from Australia (Sydney)
Replies: 5
Views: 330

Re: Hello from Australia (Sydney)

Max I'm very happy to have you here in this community - you are most welcome! In relation to the keyboard replacement, there is a long discussion about it, right in this forum - there has been some progress in an identical project, you may want to exchange ideas with the team! Also you will find mor...
by MADrigal
Fri Jun 04, 2021 8:44 am
Forum: Other VTech systems
Topic: Laser 2001 & Salora Manager - official thread
Replies: 141
Views: 102354

Re: Laser 2001 & Salora Manager - official thread

That is a beautiful box variant - I had never seen that 'mit 5 spiele' sticker before - love it!
I look forward to getting large resolution photos of that sticker, and also good photos of your 16K expansion.
by MADrigal
Fri May 07, 2021 9:47 am
Forum: Games programming
Topic: Cross Horde
Replies: 1
Views: 194

Re: Cross Horde

Thats such a cool game, will download it soon :)
by MADrigal
Sun Apr 25, 2021 10:40 am
Forum: Software
Topic: Cartridge ROM mapping
Replies: 5
Views: 780

Re: Cartridge ROM mapping

The games do work in their 4k space but because of the way the cartridge PCB pinouts are designed, the 4k are repeated (mirrored) within their Rom space, filling it. Unnecessary but that's how the real console "sees" the game.
by MADrigal
Fri Apr 23, 2021 10:36 am
Forum: Other VTech systems
Topic: Laser 2001 & Salora Manager - official thread
Replies: 141
Views: 102354

Re: Laser 2001 & Salora Manager - official thread

Scouter3d wrote:
Fri Apr 23, 2021 9:59 am
PS: Anyone with a real Laser2001 joystick? could someone please confirm the pinout?
Fire1= Pin6 + Pin8 connected
Fire2= Pin6 + Pin5 connected?????

Cheers, TOM:0)
Unfortunately not anymore :(