One of my Game Gears had bad capacitors – so I replaced them. I then found it also had a backlight bulb. … Continue reading
Dialled things back a little while waiting for all these other things to arrive from last weeks purchases. Yet there are still some awesome things on the way.
First off we have the Sega Genesis Nomad (above). Essentially a handheld … Continue reading
I’ve got four Sega Saturns from two owners coming – three functional, one broken. Broken in what way? Even the seller did not know, should be very interesting. Three of the ones coming are model 1 and one is a … Continue reading
Great news, the co-processor for the 486SLC CPU has arrived and is recognised perfectly. It is an ULSI Advanced Math Coprocessor SX/SLC rated at 33MHz. Code US83S87. Also detected as an ULSI ULSI 84×87
I’ve been able to run MEMTEST … Continue reading
The new motherboard went in and POST passed OK, hard drives were recognised perfectly. Sadly this indicates that the 386 board that was originally in the machine has an issue with the hard drive controller on the motherboard. It will … Continue reading
Picked this up on eBay from the UK and have given it a bit of a clean out. It has become my favourite Mega Drive controller now. The insides are equal to another Mega Drive controller I cleaned out yesterday … Continue reading