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Offline zeropolis79

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664 help urgently required!
« on: 17:51, 05 February 16 »
I brought a 664 as a fixer-upper project..

I eventualyl plugged it in and all I got was a grey screen.. I took it apart to clean it up, took out the 40010 and 40015 ROMs to clean underneath, plugged them back in and now the 40010 is very hot.

I don't want to jinx it anymore so is there anyone who could supply me with a cheap 40010 ROM (if they have one spare) and maybe give my 664 a going-over please?

Many thanks
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Re: 664 help urgently required!
« Reply #1 on: 18:17, 05 February 16 »
Wasn't the 40010 the GA? Or do I mix it up?

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Re: 664 help urgently required!
« Reply #2 on: 18:48, 05 February 16 »
Yes, unfortunately it's the Gate Array.


If you happen to have some spare CPC board with either a 40008 or a 40010 Gate Array, you could use them to repair the 664.


Edit:Maybe you can get one at Cent Pour Cent.
« Last Edit: 18:59, 05 February 16 by robcfg »
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Re: 664 help urgently required!
« Reply #3 on: 23:54, 05 February 16 »
Also, if you ask @Bryce he will probably fix it for you :D
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Re: 664 help urgently required!
« Reply #4 on: 02:17, 10 February 16 »
Yup, send it over if you like. Send me a PM.

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