Virtual is Reality!

Virtual is Reality!
Hi Everyone! It’s been such a long time since I wrote anything for my blog, but the truth is there’s been nothing interesting enough to write about until today… I’ve been looking at the various Virtual Reality products for a little while, I was particularly interested in the Oculus Rift as I play a lot of ...

A600 with ACA630/64 / Indivision ECS

A600 with ACA630/64 / Indivision ECS
Hi Guys! Small update update on the previous project I posted. The ACA620 was upgraded to an ACA630/64; this has a full 68030 @30mhz and 64mb Ram.  This bit of kit gives your A600 a really nice boost of speed and in my opinion is the best accelerator available for the A600. Here’s a quick ...

A600 with ACA620 / Indivision ECS

A600 with ACA620 / Indivision ECS
Howdy folks, Time to share another project with you! Here’s my A600 with the ACA620 installed, it’s also got an A604, Indivision ECS and I’m using Kippers first CF adapter which give access to the CF card by filing a slot above the PCMCIA slot. I’ve got a 1.3/3.1 Rom switch which uses a toggle ...

Amiga CD32 with SX32 re-build

Amiga CD32 with SX32 re-build
Hi Folks! As promised a little update on the project I shared with you before the weekend. CD32’s can be quite prone to Capacitor leakage so for precaution I had my Motherboard serviced with new capacitors.  This article is the re-build process. Once again the shield needs to be removed as I’m fitting my Indivision ...

CD32 with IndivisionAGA MkII and Paravision SX1

CD32 with IndivisionAGA MkII and Paravision SX1
Hi Folks! I hope you weren’t too worried that my Amiga Journey had ended?  Those stories I wrote some time ago but thought they would be nice to share on my blog.  Of course I have had many projects since and I’m sharing another one of those with you today. In this post I’m installing ...

Review:- The new RapidRoad USB Module for Amiga’s

Review:- The new RapidRoad USB Module for Amiga's
  Hi All, Today I’m reviewing the new RapidRoad USB which is the new USB Module for Classic Amiga’s by Individual Computers. https://icomp.de/shop-icomp/en/shop/product/rapidroad-usb.html These are available now for €129 for Clockport Amiga’s and just €99 if you plan to use it with the X-Surf100 Network Adapter, this reduced cost version comes without the cables and ...

My Amiga Journey Part 10 – The End of the Journey?

My Amiga Journey Part 10 - The End of the Journey?
Fitzsteve’s Amiga Journey – Part 10 Well my friends, my epic journey is drawing to a close, you’ve seen how in about 18 months I’ve gone from one A1200 and an A500 to a very generous collection of some of the finest Amiga hardware available. The final step for me was to own one of ...

My Amiga Journey Part 9 – Some Interesting Side Projects

My Amiga Journey Part 9 - Some Interesting Side Projects
Fitzsteve’s Amiga Journey – Part 9   Retr0 Replay had been an awesome event, it was great to meet yet more awesome Amigans from the community. Sadly over the course of the event my A4000 had developed a fault with the Scan Doubler on the PicassoIV so once home I stripped it down to fault ...

My Amiga Journey Part 8 – Pimp My Amiga!

My Amiga Journey Part 8 - Pimp My Amiga!
Fitzsteve’s Amiga Journey – Part 8 I left you with a little snap of some goodies that arrived for my A4000 a Fastlane Z3 and a Tocatta 16Bit Sound Card. But this was not the only new toy that had arrived, Mrs Fitz had also bought me a PicassoIV for my Birthday: How awesome is ...

My Amiga Journey Part 7 – Bitten by the Upgrade bug!

My Amiga Journey Part 7 - Bitten by the Upgrade bug!
Hey Peeps! Great News… Part 7 of my crazy journey is here and ready for you to read! But before you go on, if you’ve missed anything you might want to read back through the previous chapters 🙂 Fitzsteve’s Amiga Journey – Part 7 Ok, you’re going to have to try and keep up, because ...