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by Mort
Wed Oct 09, 2019 6:58 pm
Forum: Hardware
Topic: Issue 6 problems
Replies: 7
Views: 205

Re: Issue 6 problems

If you can`t get a Speccy Psu, pick up the mk1 megadrive psu as this uses the same voltage as the 48k speccy ;)
by Mort
Thu Oct 03, 2019 6:23 pm
Forum: Preservation
Topic: Wanted: Inlays
Replies: 27
Views: 2296

Special agent now done

Just got hold of the 2nd version of special agent for the spectrum . Managed to get it for under five pounds and this is another missing in action boxart.

;)
by Mort
Mon Sep 30, 2019 9:43 pm
Forum: Preservation
Topic: Wanted: Inlays
Replies: 27
Views: 2296

Re: Wanted: Inlays

HI Pavel,
September inlay update uploaded, Your games plus lots of others

https://archive.org/details/Spectruminl ... herdetails

regards Stephen ;)
by Mort
Tue Sep 03, 2019 4:59 pm
Forum: Preservation
Topic: Wanted: Inlays
Replies: 27
Views: 2296

Re: Wanted: Inlays

HI Pavel ,reuploading the august update with Hurg and Billy the Kid that came yesterday ;)
by Mort
Fri May 17, 2019 11:53 pm
Forum: Games/Software
Topic: The Hobbit
Replies: 6
Views: 525

Re: The Hobbit

Phew, my fuzzy memory of 36 years ago is still ok :lol:
by Mort
Wed May 15, 2019 7:35 pm
Forum: Games/Software
Topic: The Hobbit
Replies: 6
Views: 525

Re: The Hobbit

From my vague memory , back at the time when I bought the original in Whsmiths it was in a cellophane wrapper with the booklet on the outside of the box showing the cover though the cellophane.

regards
by Mort
Sat Apr 27, 2019 10:27 am
Forum: Preservation
Topic: Timex Sinclair Users on internet archive
Replies: 2
Views: 459

Re: Timex Sinclair Users on internet archive

Hi,
Just a quick update, All the timex users (sinclair user us ) are now up on the internet archive in 600dpi ;)
by Mort
Mon Apr 08, 2019 7:35 pm
Forum: Preservation
Topic: Spectrum inlays all renamed on Internet archive with publisher details
Replies: 3
Views: 422

Spectrum inlays all renamed on Internet archive with publisher details

HI Guys, Just over a couple of months renamed all the inlay scans with the publisher details which should help with finding out which version you are accessing. All are under the relevant letter of the alphabet in a large zip file. T alone is 10gb! which I finished and am uploading tonight. All scan...
by Mort
Sun Apr 07, 2019 7:16 pm
Forum: Games/Software
Topic: The best classic Speccy game beginning with W: 2nd tie-breaker vote
Replies: 50
Views: 3027

Re: The best classic Speccy game beginning with W: 2nd tie-breaker vote

Exploding fist all the way :D , no bloomin article 50 extension on this one 8-)
by Mort
Sun Apr 07, 2019 7:13 pm
Forum: Hardware
Topic: Which models to get / avoid, and which accessory for game ROMs
Replies: 8
Views: 682

Re: Which models to get / avoid, and which accessory for game ROMs

Hi, I would vouch for the original Grey +2 , these are very robust , don`t have the sound issues of the later black +2 or +3 machines (fixable with a few resistors mind you) Some games will not work on the 128k spectrums, but if you find the later budget releases most have been fixed so not really a...