[vcf-midatlantic] Looking for a mostly working SID chip

Dean Notarnicola dnotarnicola at gmail.com
Wed Jun 28 21:36:31 EDT 2017


If you only need it for music, I have a SwinSID


On Wed, Jun 28, 2017 at 9:35 PM Jason Perkins via vcf-midatlantic <
vcf-midatlantic at lists.vintagecomputerfederation.org> wrote:

> Chris,
>
> I saw that seems to be about the going rate. I was hoping to get a mostly
> working one for somewhat less than that.
>
> -J
>
> On Sat, Jun 24, 2017 at 8:23 PM, Chris Fala <chrisjpf33 at gmail.com> wrote:
>
> > Not sure I can spare one (my C64s are very disorganized right now), but
> > wanted to let you know that the going price for a SID on eBay is around
> > $40. If you find one cheaper than that, grab it.
> >
> >
> >
> > On Jun 24, 2017, at 4:57 PM, Jason Perkins via vcf-midatlantic <
> > vcf-midatlantic at lists.vintagecomputerfederation.org> wrote:
> >
> > My new-to-me C64 has a very failed 6581 SID. 2 voices are bad (one is
> > mostly stuck on), it gets super hot, and after running for a while it
> makes
> > the machine lock up.
> >
> > Does anyone have a mostly-working SID they would want to part with?
> >
> > PS: Sidbench shows just how broken this one is. I was rather bummed since
> > this seems to be a low hour C64. https://www.youtube.com/watch?
> > v=nU88B_mWQM8
> >
> >
> > Thanks,
> >
> > --
> > Jason Perkins
> > 313 355 0085
> >
>
>
>
> --
> Jason Perkins
> 313 355 0085
>



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