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by vanpeebles
Tue Sep 21, 2021 1:42 pm
Forum: Hardware
Topic: Aurora Cases
Replies: 4
Views: 90

Re: Aurora Cases

Ah, that's a way better setup than mine was :)
by vanpeebles
Tue Sep 21, 2021 12:26 pm
Forum: Hardware
Topic: Aurora Cases
Replies: 4
Views: 90

Re: Aurora Cases

Do your boards end up like an E shape with the aurora or gold card upside down?
by vanpeebles
Tue Sep 21, 2021 10:41 am
Forum: For Sale
Topic: The New Paid Version of QLE By Urs
Replies: 6
Views: 216

Re: The New Paid Version of QLE By Urs

Moved to sales :)
by vanpeebles
Sun Sep 19, 2021 8:41 am
Forum: General QL Chat
Topic: Sir Clive passed away.
Replies: 43
Views: 1366

Re: Sir Clive passed away.

Dominik Diamond summed it up for me when he said: "All your UK videogame companies today were built on the shoulders of giants who made games for the ZX Spectrum. You cannot exaggerate Sir Clive Sinclair’s influence on the world. And if we’d all stopped laughing long enough to buy a C5 he’d pro...
by vanpeebles
Fri Sep 17, 2021 10:37 am
Forum: General QL Chat
Topic: Sir Clive passed away.
Replies: 43
Views: 1366

Re: Sir Clive passed away.

NormanDunbar wrote:I always wanted a Black Watch. And the calculator. A school mate had one. It would count up from zero if you divided by zero! Always amused me to see that.

Cheers,
Norm.


I want the car version for my MGB, I'm sure I read that Sinclair watch won a swiss watch award.
by vanpeebles
Fri Sep 17, 2021 9:45 am
Forum: General QL Chat
Topic: Sir Clive passed away.
Replies: 43
Views: 1366

Re: Sir Clive passed away.

110% Norm. So far I've read pages of tributes on two football forums, and seen tweets by Musk and the Boss of Microsoft about Sir Clive. It's a shame most of the news articles are missing out loads of his stuff. First UK satellite receiver, the Cambridge Forum mobile phone network etc. Sir Clive eve...
by vanpeebles
Thu Sep 16, 2021 10:30 pm
Forum: General QL Chat
Topic: Sir Clive passed away.
Replies: 43
Views: 1366

Re: Sir Clive passed away.

One of my most prized possessions.
by vanpeebles
Thu Sep 16, 2021 9:51 pm
Forum: General QL Chat
Topic: Sir Clive passed away.
Replies: 43
Views: 1366

Re: Sir Clive passed away.

It's hit me hard, really has, I'm a self confessed Sinclair fanboy, always have been and always will be. My Sinclair journey started watching my Uncle's 48k speccy around 1983 as a four year old, and I was just totally enthralled. It was like a mythical item, the things it did, the games, all the wo...
by vanpeebles
Thu Sep 16, 2021 6:38 pm
Forum: General QL Chat
Topic: Sir Clive passed away.
Replies: 43
Views: 1366

Re: Sir Clive passed away.

Absolutely gutting news :(
by vanpeebles
Sat Sep 11, 2021 9:11 am
Forum: The Off-Topic Section
Topic: Happy Birthday!
Replies: 349
Views: 110204

Re: Happy Birthday!

Happy Birthday!!!!