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by ungatonipon
Sun Feb 10, 2019 8:06 pm
Forum: Hardware
Topic: Recommended hardware tweaks/mods for an Atari STe
Replies: 27
Views: 4917

Re: Recommended hardware tweaks/mods for an Atari STe

Well, finally opened my STE, and found out two things; I've got the good DMA chip :) - but I have a soldered TOS... :( https://i.imgur.com/841SUV0.jpg RAM modules are normal DIMMs... https://i.imgur.com/Ex7U6Ow.jpg https://i.imgur.com/UrWuIIO.jpg
by ungatonipon
Sun Feb 10, 2019 8:03 pm
Forum: Hardware
Topic: Recommended hardware tweaks/mods for an Atari STe
Replies: 27
Views: 4917

Re: Recommended hardware tweaks/mods for an Atari STe

Greenious wrote:All ST(E) came with sockets for TOS.


I'm afraid not all STEs game with sockets for TOS. Here you have mine with a 1.06 spanish version, sadly soldered to the motherboard.

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by ungatonipon
Mon Jan 07, 2019 5:13 pm
Forum: Hardware
Topic: Recommended hardware tweaks/mods for an Atari STe
Replies: 27
Views: 4917

Re: Recommended hardware tweaks/mods for an Atari STe

Just don't ruin the STE case by cutting it! No way! :) that case will remain as it is now. Early STE's have SIP modules , which basically is SIMM with pins. Not very common, but the SIP-sockets can be replaced with SIMM-sockets or you can solder pins to normal SIMMs. I see it's possible to buy SIPP...
by ungatonipon
Mon Jan 07, 2019 10:22 am
Forum: Hardware
Topic: Recommended hardware tweaks/mods for an Atari STe
Replies: 27
Views: 4917

Re: Recommended hardware tweaks/mods for an Atari STe

Take a look at http://atari.8bitchip.info/fromhd2.php and http://d-bug.mooo.com/ That's good to know, didn't know some games would have issues booting from a Gotek. I already have it, it's just a matter of the cable so I'll get it anyway but I'll first try how UltraStan works and find out whether I...
by ungatonipon
Tue Jan 01, 2019 6:58 pm
Forum: Hardware
Topic: Recommended hardware tweaks/mods for an Atari STe
Replies: 27
Views: 4917

Re: Recommended hardware tweaks/mods for an Atari STe

Ultrasatan is the easiest and fastest away to get mass storage for yout STe. It connects to the ACSI port directly and has 2 SD card slots for storage. https://www.lotharek.pl/ Checked the videos and info, and looks nice. It'd be a way to run programs and games prepared to run off the hdd, thanks! ...
by ungatonipon
Fri Dec 28, 2018 4:58 pm
Forum: Hardware
Topic: Recommended hardware tweaks/mods for an Atari STe
Replies: 27
Views: 4917

Recommended hardware tweaks/mods for an Atari STe

Hello, this is my first post in this forum. I'm a total newbie in the Atari world, and need to learn a lot. To be honest (and I'm a little bit scared to confess this ;) ), I've always been an Amiga user, back in the 90s and after that, for many years, kept using it despite everybody else moved to Wi...

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