Archive for February, 2016

Comparing breadboards

So, as mentioned at the end of Recreating the Colecovision, a friend was interested in making one … so long as it came as some sort of ‘kit’. I then went and started ordering various bits and pieces. I often use various Chinese ebay sellers these days. One of the things I ordered were some […]

Using an Arduino to read/write a flash ROM

So with my Funvision and Colecovision projects I tended to use a big 512K flash ROM (eg. Am29F040) to store multiple game images that I could toggle between. I have a Willem programmer to program it, and ultimately it’s pretty quick to program it, swap it in to the breadboard and try something else. But […]