Archive for March, 2016

Modifying a PS2 optical mouse for an Acorn RiscPC

So as well as my C128, I recently picked up an Acorn RiscPC. This is my first Acorn ARM machine (I’m politely ignoring all the phones and other modern ARM chip licensed devices everyone typically has). I’d been on the lookout for an old A3000, but they are so rare these days. But the RiscPC […]

Repairing a Commodore 128

So I succumbed again, and bought a Commodore 128 off the local auction site. It was very yellow, advertised as ‘untested’, but came with a power supply. I bought it more for curiosity. I know most C128’s were simply used as C64s … and well .. I already have a C64C.