[vcf-midatlantic] WTB: Atari ST SH314 floppy drive and SC1224 monitor
telmnstr at 757.org
Fri Mar 4 17:49:49 UTC 2022
Nice! My 520ST, the external floppy is aftermarket. I had one of the Atari
floppies but it was a single sided version I think. Sold it at one of the
I plan to do the 4MB upgrade and internal ACSI2SD.
I have a Mega 2 and I mounted an UltraSatan inside of it since the
internal floppy doesn't work. I should mess with it more.
> Here is my system:
> On Fri, Mar 4, 2022 at 9:18 AM Ethan O'Toole via vcf-midatlantic <
> vcf-midatlantic at lists.vcfed.org> wrote:
>> A few things. The Atari SC1224 monitor is pretty tiny physically, so
>> someone should be able to wrap it pretty well and it survive.
>> The SH314 floppy, I can't find a picture. But I can say that both my Mega
>> 2 ST and Atari STacy have a style of floppy where the drive has an awesome
>> looking contour that matches the case. Neither work. Something with age
>> takes them out, and I never figured out what. If anyone knows, please
>> Side thing regarding Atari ST:
>> I built this ACSI2SD board using the blue pill STM chip. I dig it. I plan
>> to lay out a circuit board that:
>> 1 You remove the DB19 from an Atari ST and solder this new board into the
>> Atari that takes place of DB19
>> 2 It would expose SD, USB and a switch to switch DC power between atari
>> and USB(for firmware updates) through the DB19 hole on back of case
>> 3 It has solder holes for the removed DB19 internally, it's not usable but
>> a placeholder to keep the part with the machine inside (need to figure
>> out clearing metal sheilds)
>> 4 3d printed plate to cover the DB19 hole and allow access to ports
>> Maybe a version for the STacy when I get around to opening mine back up. I
>> did a ribbon cable that goes to someone else's ASCI2SD board meants for
>> DB19, but it's sloppy as all hell.
>> This wouldn't require a blue pill board, I'm trying to put those directly
>> on PCB to make the whole thing smaller and internal.
>> On Thu, 3 Mar 2022, Joseph Giliberti via vcf-midatlantic wrote:
>>> Title says it all. Only interested in working pieces. Not interested in
>>> risking sending a CRT through the mail. Let me know what you have
>>> Joe Giliberti
More information about the vcf-midatlantic