In this episode, we take a look at moving on from floppies and adding some internal storage to our historical A2000 project, uncovering a data time capsule from the early 90s on the way.
Following part 1, now it’s time to look at the build itself and give you a bit of an insight into what skills are needed; perhaps even help you decide whether this project is one you could look at building yourself.
We decided to answer the question nobody was asking: What would the “perfect” Amiga 2000 look like? Oh, but then we threw a load of rules in too. Join us as we take a trip through the late 80s.
Pure Amiga recently gained a new machine to the collective collection, in the shape of an Amiga 4000. It formed part of a bulk collection made by Phil, and although I’m lucky enough to own one it was still a gap in his retro portfolio so space was made, it all worked first time and that’s the end of this post.
Somewhere deep in every landfill site, an A500+ sits with rotting food waste smeared into the keyboard, many miles away from where it last enjoyed a game of Monkey Island or played a few music modules. Step in, the A500++