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by SinclairSociety
Sat Apr 06, 2019 4:37 am
Forum: General QL Chat
Topic: Neat QL Brochure
Replies: 4
Views: 581

Re: Neat QL Brochure

There are a couple other pages in the brochure if any one wants me to take a snapshot. TJ
by SinclairSociety
Sat Apr 06, 2019 4:35 am
Forum: General QL Chat
Topic: Neat QL Brochure
Replies: 4
Views: 581

Re: Neat QL Brochure

Storage area in back to add extra papers.
by SinclairSociety
Sat Apr 06, 2019 4:34 am
Forum: General QL Chat
Topic: Neat QL Brochure
Replies: 4
Views: 581

Neat QL Brochure

Neat QL brochure I purchased on USA eBay. TJ
by SinclairSociety
Thu Apr 04, 2019 2:08 am
Forum: General QL Chat
Topic: My First QL related video. QLWorld Magazine Unboxing.
Replies: 6
Views: 695

Re: My First QL related video. QLWorld Magazine Unboxing.

Dave wrote:Saw the video linked on Facebook and watched it. Good video.

Your QL is almost ready. Just refurbishing a pair of really top notch microdrive units for you, then I’ll put it on a 48 hour soak test.


Wonderful! Thanks so much! :P

TJ
by SinclairSociety
Thu Apr 04, 2019 1:54 am
Forum: General QL Chat
Topic: My First QL related video. QLWorld Magazine Unboxing.
Replies: 6
Views: 695

My First QL related video. QLWorld Magazine Unboxing.

Ah! My 1st QL related video.

Been scoping out and working on getting these from UK for a bit and they finally arrived.

Yeah!

Unboxing my QLWorld Magazines.

Now... for that QL to land. hehe.

https://youtu.be/iuIxmIfCsPg

Hope you enjoy!..

TJ

** Thanks Derek! **
by SinclairSociety
Sun Mar 31, 2019 11:30 pm
Forum: Compatibles Corner
Topic: Does ITX Cases work for any QL Compatible Motherboard
Replies: 5
Views: 799

Does ITX Cases work for any QL Compatible Motherboard

Just curious as I have a nice ITX case laying around here... Do any of these QL compatible motherboards properly mount in ITX cases?

TJ
by SinclairSociety
Sun Mar 31, 2019 6:11 pm
Forum: General QL Chat
Topic: Why the QL ?
Replies: 42
Views: 3627

Re: Why the QL ?

Indeed the Cromemco had huge 8" floppies! If US inches are anything like US miles, pints and gallons they are, in fact, smaller than English ones :P I thought everything was bigger in the US. Or is just lots of units and smaller quantity. Or maybe plain old exaggeration... Nope... thats Texas....
by SinclairSociety
Thu Mar 28, 2019 3:06 pm
Forum: General QL Chat
Topic: Why the QL ?
Replies: 42
Views: 3627

Re: Why the QL ?

After I taught myself Basic on my ZX81, I packed up my job and went to college to do a diploma in computing. The first coding we got taught was basic, on a Crememco. If I remember correctly (we are talking 1983 here) it had two 8" floppies as storage. Them were the days. After that, the colleg...
by SinclairSociety
Thu Mar 28, 2019 5:30 am
Forum: General QL Chat
Topic: Why the QL ?
Replies: 42
Views: 3627

Re: Why the QL ?

Since we are talking about older computers too... and since Sinclair is probably best known for the Z80 based computers... it reminded me... the oldest largest Z80 I used back in the day... a friends father had it... was a Cromemco. You all heard of those? https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cromemco I re...
by SinclairSociety
Fri Mar 22, 2019 7:15 pm
Forum: General QL Chat
Topic: Why the QL ?
Replies: 42
Views: 3627

Re: Why the QL ?

I had saved up and got the QL, QL printer and QL Vision monitor for $850 from Sunset Electronics in S.F. Tim Once I get my QL, even though I will use it on my larger LCD type display, I hope to find one day the QL Vision or equivalent black display to match the QL. Then next would be the printer to...