Retro Repair – Wyse 286 Final Overview

We fire up the Wyse 286 one last time before passing it on to (hopefully) greener pastures. Farewell dear Wyse PC, you have been a learning experience. … Continue reading

Sega Saturn Sophia / Sega Saturn VA0 Parts Swapping

Tested my Sophia CD deck and SH-1 daughterboard on a retail Saturn with a VA0 mainboard at the request of a member of the ASSEMblergames … Continue reading

Hackintosh Rebuild ASRock 775Dual-915GL Overview

We take a trip down memory lane to my first Hackintosh motherboard, the ASRock 775Dual-915GL. Powered by a beefy Celeron single core CPU, it ran circles around all the PowerPC … Continue reading

Scanliner Demo on Sega TeraDrive with 15KHz Converter

Scanlines make the world go round. This was a good test as I got a chance to test out my new VGA scanliner from here. … Continue reading

Apple Macintosh LC 475 Modifications Overview

Here’s an overview of all the different modifications that have been done to my Apple LC 475. Now I just need to load it full of games and … Continue reading

Apple Macintosh LC 475 Tantalum Capacitor Replacement

Here’s the process of removing and installing the tantalum capacitors. They sure are a pretty good fit. I’ve used case size D instead of case size C. Size … Continue reading

Apple Macintosh LC 475 Slowing the Fan with a Resistor

Determining which resistor to use from a selection of four or so resistors from previous projects that I have either shelved or long forgotten.