Gigatron – Assembly Part 2

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After Part 1 of the Gigatron report dealt with the general introduction and the first steps in setting it up, the second part now includes the completion of the circuit board. It continues with the IC sockets. According to the instructions, sockets are only intended for the RAM and EPROM. But I decided to socket […]

1088XEL board populated full


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In addition to collecting old home computers from the 80s, I am spending a lot of time in different vintage computer projects, ie. I also like to play with the soldering iron 🙂 This is usually very necessary, since most computers of the 80s do not really end up on my desk in a workable […] collection


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This is an introduction to my website about retro computing and my hobby. After some preliminary work – research on content management systems, web design, familiarization with WordPress and setting up the basic web design – I am now starting to talk a little bit about my hobby “Retro Computing”. As a child of the […]