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by Spinnetti
Sun Feb 25, 2024 12:38 am
Forum: Hardware
Topic: ZX81 toZX80 conversion.
Replies: 13
Views: 516

Re: ZX81 toZX80 conversion.

Those "clicky" keyboards are fantastic quality. I have several!
by Spinnetti
Wed Feb 21, 2024 11:28 pm
Forum: Hardware
Topic: ZX81 toZX80 conversion.
Replies: 13
Views: 516

Re: ZX81 toZX80 conversion.

I made up a bunch of replica zx80 cases.... Was only planning to do 2 of them but got a little OCD so have a bunch of every slightly so different versions lol. If we were on the same side of the pond, would be a good option, though I like the white zx81 case.
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by Spinnetti
Thu Feb 15, 2024 6:14 pm
Forum: GAMES
Topic: how to make something intentionally crappy for the CGC 2024
Replies: 18
Views: 1088

Re: how to make something intentionally crappy for the CGC 2024

Its tongue in cheek yes? By calling it "crappy" there's no pressure that it has to be great, but I can't imagine making it crappy on purpose. We code as best we can, but others may call it crappy but its the best we can do. If we get lucky, we might actually do a "good" app lol. We (me and "computer...
by Spinnetti
Thu Feb 08, 2024 4:37 am
Forum: Hardware
Topic: Any other source of ZXpand+ ?
Replies: 18
Views: 2222

Re: Any other source of ZXpand+ ?

Given how great these boards are an how uncommon, its still cheap IMO. I think I have 3 lol.
by Spinnetti
Sat Jan 27, 2024 2:40 am
Forum: Sinclair Misc
Topic: Spectrum Next Issue 2 Unboxing Video
Replies: 28
Views: 3239

Re: Spectrum Next Issue 2 Unboxing Video

Lardo Boffin wrote: Fri Jan 26, 2024 8:47 am Nice! Is the cat called Clive?
Thanks. I suppose he should be called clive considering my entire retro collection is all Sinclair except for an Atari 130XE lol.
by Spinnetti
Fri Jan 26, 2024 1:03 am
Forum: Sinclair Misc
Topic: Spectrum Next Issue 2 Unboxing Video
Replies: 28
Views: 3239

Re: Spectrum Next Issue 2 Unboxing Video

Just got mine today in Texas!
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by Spinnetti
Thu Jan 25, 2024 3:22 am
Forum: Sinclair Misc
Topic: Spectrum Next Issue 2 Unboxing Video
Replies: 28
Views: 3239

Re: Spectrum Next Issue 2 Unboxing Video

Mine is supposed to get here net Monday. As much as I love the Next, seems to me the most efficient hardware solution is the sizif512, but it doesn't mean much without the cool case of the Next. That said, my favorite is still the Zeddy.
by Spinnetti
Fri Jan 12, 2024 3:13 am
Forum: Sinclair Misc
Topic: ZXzine #10 is available
Replies: 3
Views: 639

Re: ZXzine #10 is available

Cool, thanks!
by Spinnetti
Sun Jan 07, 2024 12:44 am
Forum: ZX Spectrum Lounge
Topic: BASIC source code, maybe
Replies: 2
Views: 878

Re: BASIC source code, maybe

Cool, thanks...

I've got em all pretty much now, but TS1000 was my first computer here in the US, and the one I like programming for the most, though my 2nd computer was the quickly orphaned TS2068
by Spinnetti
Tue Jan 02, 2024 4:37 am
Forum: Sinclair Misc
Topic: ZXpand curiosity.
Replies: 6
Views: 1226

Re: ZXpand curiosity.

cool, that's a new one :)