Re: 9V AC needed for C64?

From: MagerValp (MagerValp_at_Goth.Org)
Date: 1998-09-03 10:12:38

>>>>> "Andre" == Andre Fachat <> writes:

Martijn> Euh... If you've got an old C64 (No C64c etc, old VIC and
Martijn> SID), you'll most definately need 9V AC, since this is used
Martijn> to create the 12V needed by the VIC and SID. Furthermore, the
Martijn> Time Of Day-clock from the CIAs are timed via the AC line.

Andre> Yes, but if you don't need the TOD and the 9VAC on the userport
Andre> (for an EPROM burner for example), you can cut the 12V from the
Andre> internal circuitry and replace the supply with the 12V from the
Andre> PC p/s. (I did this, it works)

Now that's a good idea. Where did you solder in the 12V connection?

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