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by Cristian
Thu May 02, 2019 8:36 pm
Forum: Hardware
Topic: Issue 8 discussions...
Replies: 121
Views: 10566

Re: Issue 8 discussions...

dden wrote:Do you mind telling us how many Q68s have been sold,
This may give Dave an idea of how many Issue 8 boards to produce.


Mmmmm... sorry, but no. They are considerably different products with different targets. This information wouls not be very useful.
by Cristian
Thu May 02, 2019 12:40 pm
Forum: Hardware
Topic: Issue 8 discussions...
Replies: 121
Views: 10566

Re: Issue 8 discussions...

Peter wrote:Thank you very much Derek, and please do not feel like the Q68 costs too much.

Let's proceed with caution: I don't think Dave was meaning this.
In any case, I'm sure all of us recognize the full worth of Derek's efforts.
by Cristian
Sun Apr 28, 2019 11:28 pm
Forum: Hardware
Topic: ULTRA GOLD CARD
Replies: 24
Views: 1937

Re: ULTRA GOLD CARD

Peter wrote:By the way, I never understood why ROMdisq did not get more attention.

Me too indeed!
by Cristian
Thu Apr 25, 2019 9:40 pm
Forum: General QL Chat
Topic: Identify a QL related object - WRONG ANSWERS ONLY
Replies: 12
Views: 860

Re: Identify a QL related object - WRONG ANSWERS ONLY

Obviously they're the famous special polarized eyeglasses from Sinclair to detect all your lost riser feet. This device was always supplied together with the original QL box: you can find it just under the plastic handle.
by Cristian
Sun Apr 21, 2019 9:32 pm
Forum: Hardware
Topic: QL-VGA
Replies: 12
Views: 1163

Re: QL-VGA

Great job Marcel! This might be a true "egg of Columbus"!
by Cristian
Sat Apr 13, 2019 8:27 pm
Forum: Hardware
Topic: Optimal Flatscreen monitors for QL and Q68
Replies: 24
Views: 1682

Re: Optimal Flatscreen monitors for QL and Q68

SinclairSociety wrote:Is the QL RGB to SCART cable the same as the one used for the Spectrum 128 +3 models?

No, it's different
https://qlforum.co.uk/viewtopic.php?t=2278#p21322
by Cristian
Fri Apr 12, 2019 7:59 pm
Forum: General QL Chat
Topic: QoogLe Search Engine - silly Friday.... but maybe not!
Replies: 4
Views: 526

Re: QoogLe Search Engine - silly Friday.... but maybe not!

SinclairSociety wrote:This google avatar for the day made me think QL. Not sure why.

The predominance of green and red? ;)
by Cristian
Fri Apr 12, 2019 7:54 pm
Forum: General QL Chat
Topic: Poll: Do you use a Mouse on your QL ?
Replies: 21
Views: 1586

Re: Poll: Do you use a Mouse on your QL ?

This is an example of optical serial mouse. I don't know if it works with QL. https://www.amazon.com/gp/offer-listing/B00LOXJLCU/ref=dp_olp_new_mbc?ie=UTF8&condition=new https://images-na.ssl-images-amazon.com/images/I/51Q0L0JruhL._AC_.jpg And this is a converter. It seems simple to made by your...
by Cristian
Fri Apr 12, 2019 1:03 pm
Forum: General QL Chat
Topic: Poll: Do you use a Mouse on your QL ?
Replies: 21
Views: 1586

Re: Poll: Do you use a Mouse on your QL ?

I'm using 2 configurations: one for Minerva, the other for non-Minerva. Which do you want?
by Cristian
Fri Apr 12, 2019 12:45 pm
Forum: General QL Chat
Topic: Poll: Do you use a Mouse on your QL ?
Replies: 21
Views: 1586

Re: Poll: Do you use a Mouse on your QL ?

I use an old PC serial mouse, with Sermouse driver.
Today are available also brand new optical serial mice. A friend of mine purchased one and works fine with QL.