Commodore Floppies

Roy J. Tellason, Sr. rtellason at verizon.net
Sat Jul 17 13:17:13 CDT 2010


On Saturday 29 May 2010 09:39:29 am Phill Harvey-Smith wrote:
> On 29/05/2010 05:41, Gene Buckle wrote:
> > On Sat, 29 May 2010, Phill Harvey-Smith wrote:
> >
> >> identical inside. I also believe that the 1540 can be upgraded by
> >> replacing the firmware with that from the 1541.
> >>
> > ...and thereby utterly destroying the collectability of the 1540 drive. :)
> 
> Which is why when I repaired the one I have and found it had a duff rom, 
> I replaced it with an eprom copy of the original ROM, as I guess my 
> chances of sourcing the actual ROM are pretty close to 0.
 
I have a fair amount of c= parts,  some salvage,  some NOS from when I worked on that stuff extensively.  Feel free to contact me offlist if you want any of it...


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