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 ...

2mb Ram Upgrade in A500+/ACA500 Setup :D

2mb Ram Upgrade in A500+/ACA500 Setup :D
Ap0logies if you were hoping for part 4 of my Amiga Journey story, that’s coming tomorrow! Recently I tested out a 2mb Ram upgrade for my A500+ working along side the ACA500.  As of late my A500+ has been getting by with just 2mb chip and 2mb fast from the ACA500, whilst the ACA500 gives ...

Visiting an old friend, the Micro AmigaOne (uA1)

Visiting an old friend, the Micro AmigaOne (uA1)
Firstly I cannot believe it has been so long since my last post!  I’m hoping to bring more regular updates in these coming weeks especially since there are so many new and exciting things coming to the world of Amiga. I will be reviewing new products such as the eagerly awaited ACA500 and updating my ...

Update – A1200 with ACA1232/33 & Indivision AGA MkII

Update - A1200 with ACA1232/33 & Indivision AGA MkII
Hi! I thought I would bring you a small update on this project, you can read my first article here if you missed it. I’ve recently added an IDEFix Express adapter to give the on board IDE a little boost as well as some refinements to the OS installed. First some new pictures for you, ...

Amiga 1200 Magic Pack

Amiga 1200 Magic Pack
Hi Everyone! Once again apologies for leaving it so long between blogs… Today I want to share with you my latest Amiga acquisition, an A1200 Magic Pack, fully boxed and in great condition. I was considering for a long time buying a NOS (new old stock) Amiga 1200, basically unsold stock from back in the ...

Elbox Mirage Pro A4000D & Mediator / CSPPC rebuild – Part 2

Elbox Mirage Pro A4000D & Mediator / CSPPC rebuild – Part 2
Hi! Welcome to part 2 of this article which will be the build process of my A4000 in Mirage Pro Tower.  You saw in Part 1 the hardware which I will be using in this project, now I will guide you through the assembly. As far as Amiga’s are concerned this is perhaps the amongst ...