[vcf-midatlantic] IBM compatible joystick needed

Dean Notarnicola dnotarnicola at gmail.com
Mon May 28 20:05:40 EDT 2018


Curious, why do your want sound?

On Mon, May 28, 2018 at 7:50 PM Evan Koblentz via vcf-midatlantic <
vcf-midatlantic at lists.vintagecomputerfederation.org> wrote:

>
> >
> >> If you can't source a sound card, I have a 2 port game card you can
> have.
> > That's really the way to go, for a Compaq III.  Find any old IDE
> soundcard
> > and the associated DOS drivers. The old IBM game adapter is for the IBM
> PC,
> > no point in doing that when there is a much easier and cheaper option.
> > Search Ebay or craigslist for things like
> >
> > Creative Labs Sound Blaster 16 Bit ISA Sound Card
>
> Just got off the phone with Jason P. -- he's got a NIB two-port game
> card to donate -- I agree that it would be even better to have a combo
> sound/game card. Next time I'm door there, I'll find out what if any
> cards are already in the computer + what we might have in other systems
> in the warehouse. Bottom line, now I have a project for the next
> workshop :) and I'm feeling optimistic about getting the computer
> configured exactly as we need it.
>



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