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by dessony
Tue Dec 12, 2017 1:20 am
Forum: Hardware
Topic: ZIF Socket and ZXmore
Replies: 17
Views: 308

Re: ZIF Socket and ZXmore

Gammaray, I quoted a part of your post above-mentioned. "not what they need to be for a DIP ---------------------------- ----------------------------" The Aries ZIF socket's round contact pins look like this: ............................ ............................ The Aries socket will fit smoothl...
by dessony
Thu Dec 07, 2017 8:58 pm
Forum: Hardware
Topic: Another Video Convertor
Replies: 5
Views: 188

Re: Another Video Convertor

Everybody,

Moggy is correct. Just look at the little tiny cute instruction booklet again!

Dessony.
by dessony
Sun Dec 03, 2017 6:57 pm
Forum: Hardware
Topic: ZIF Socket and ZXmore
Replies: 17
Views: 308

Re: ZIF Socket and ZXmore

PokeMon and gammaray, Both of you are correct! Gammaray, go there and ask a clerk for an Aries ZIF socket bearing xx-655x-xx. You'll be very pleased that the certain socket's round pins will fit smoothly into the precision turned pin socket without any struggle nor needing a sledgehammer! :lol: Than...
by dessony
Sun Dec 03, 2017 3:56 pm
Forum: Hardware
Topic: ZIF Socket and ZXmore
Replies: 17
Views: 308

Re: ZIF Socket and ZXmore

1024MAK,

If you want any ZIF sockets with its round contact pins in the future, try this;
https://www.arieselec.com/distributors/ ... ingdom.htm

Sincerely yours,
Dessony
by dessony
Sun Dec 03, 2017 3:46 pm
Forum: Hardware
Topic: ZIF Socket and ZXmore
Replies: 17
Views: 308

Re: ZIF Socket and ZXmore

Pokemon, I found a list of the Aries Electronics distributors for the Germany. https://www.arieselec.com/distributors/Germany.htm And Mouser Electronics; Mouser Electronics Germany (Main Branch) Elsenheimerstr. 11 80687 Munich Germany Local: +49 (0)89 520 462 110 From what I learned online; 3M creat...
by dessony
Sun Dec 03, 2017 8:56 am
Forum: Hardware
Topic: ZIF Socket and ZXmore
Replies: 17
Views: 308

Re: ZIF Socket and ZXmore

Gammaray,

Are these sockets, which you bought from the Ebay, green? Does these sockets have its 3M brand labels?

I have not tested an Aries socket with its round pins in DIP socket.

Thanks,
Dessony
by dessony
Sun Dec 03, 2017 3:03 am
Forum: Hardware
Topic: ZIF Socket and ZXmore
Replies: 17
Views: 308

Re: ZIF Socket and ZXmore

Good news, the Aries ZIF socket's contact shapes are round! :D I don't have to struggle installing the ZIP socket onto the regular precision sockets. :lol: Is that bluish green colored ZIF socket in that recent picture of yours a 3M brand or whatever?

Dessony
by dessony
Sat Dec 02, 2017 6:39 pm
Forum: Hardware
Topic: ZIF Socket and ZXmore
Replies: 17
Views: 308

Re: ZIF Socket and ZXmore

Pokemon, I ordered the ZIF socket from a Mouser Electronics( Mansfield, Texas, USA). Their website is http://www.mouse.com/. ZIF Socket bottom.jpg This is an Aries Electronics IC & Component Sockets 32 pin with handle 32-6554-11 https://www.arieselec.com/products/data/10001-universal-dip-zif-test-so...
by dessony
Sat Dec 02, 2017 5:12 am
Forum: Development
Topic: TAZMANIAC
Replies: 21
Views: 408

Re: TAZMANIAC

BINGO! Please let us know the result. Are you going to buy the Spectrum 16/48 whole case or trying to work on the mold impression area? I would try to use a small board with two mini jacks installed and some wires hooked up onto the TS1500's motherboard's mic/ear area. I know that it was not perfec...
by dessony
Sat Dec 02, 2017 4:56 am
Forum: Welcome Area
Topic: My first computer was the ZX80 in 1980!
Replies: 5
Views: 98

Re: My first computer was the ZX80 in 1980!

Welcome to the ZX80 and ZX81 forum, Dan! We also do the TS1000 and the TS1500 here! :D

Dessony (William)