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jedimatt42

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It is Formula 1 season again! Updated 25 Mar · 2 comments

About Me

I've been hooked on computers for the sake of computers ever since I discovered the treasure hoard of stuff my father had for the TI. That was 1984. I was 10. When I was 11, I discovered that there was an entire second TI-99/4a just sitting in the closet. This was my father's backup, in case the first one failed. I talked him into letting me set it up in my room with a cassette recorder, and a little black and white tv. 
 
Interests:

  • Arduino tinkering. And am looking for ways to learn and apply this to my TI-99/4A.
  • Video game programming on the 4A. (Although I'm really slow at this)
  • Forth (If the 8-bit era came with Forth instead of Basic, where would we be?)
Things I'd pay good money for A.K.A. WANTED:
  • I would love to have a Mechatronics Gram Karte again. Although the multicarts serve in most regards.
  • Bootable Mass storage for the Geneve (SCSI, ? )
Current Projects:BITD:

 

TI-99/4a

  • Rave Speech in PEB
  • Rave 99 XT Keyboard
  • PEB w/TI 32k, RS232, and Corcomp Floppies, 3.5" & 5.25"
  • Mechatronics Gram Karte
Amiga 1000  ( I actually came to the Amiga after my first PC w/VGA )
  • 14Mhz Blizzard 68010 w/Fast RAM
  • A SCSI controller & 20Meg drive
Presently:

 

TI-99/4a

  • Speech Synthesizer
  • PEB w/Texas Instruments 32k, RS232, and Floppy
  • Gotek floppy emulator
  • 80 track floppy eprom upgrade
  • HDX setup on the RS232
  • UDS-10 for the internet
  • 2016 Edition SAMS 1M RAM
  • F18A video board ( installed, I'm so happy! )
  • USB Keyboard Adapter.
  • FinalROM99
Tomy Tutor
Tomy ぴゅう太 MkII
  • Takeo's 8K ram / 24k rom cartridge!
Panasonic FS-A1FX - MSX
  • Internal 512k RAM upgrade
  • MegaFlashRom SCC+ 2x SDD 512k RAM 
  • Gr8net
Geneve 9640 ( I desperately need bootable mass storage ):
  • Memex 2Meg card
  • Genmod
  • Rave99 speech PEB adapter
  • TIFDC 
  • Gotek floppy emulator
  • TI99-USB-Keys (XT edition) USB Keyboard Adapter.
Amiga 1200 (PAL)
  • Amiga OS 3.1 / Kickstart 3.1
  • bad right-shift key
  • Microbotics 50Mhz 030/882/128Meg Fast RAM/RTC
  • Indivision AGA 1200 mkIIcr
  • IDE-CF adapter
  • USB Keyboard
Mac Mini G4 (Power PC)
  • MorphOS 3.9


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  • Member Title Stargunner
  • Age 44 years old
  • Birthday May 15, 1973
  • Gender
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  • Location
    Beaverton, OR
  • Interests
    Programming, old and new.
    The world of Arduino.
    My TI.
  • Currently Playing
    Mousing around on my TI-99/4A

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