That would be a very worthwhile project. And, should the shells start to run out, someone could design either a 3D-printable or CNC-able set of drawings, so that we could make more. I have a CNC, but no great design ability. If there was interest, though, I might be willing to try to clone the case. - Alex On Fri, Sep 2, 2016 at 12:47 PM, Steve Gray <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote: > I bought some 1581 shells very recently from Joey. He said he has lots of > shells left but they all have some slight cut marks. So, a drop-in > replacement pcb could be made for these shells. > > Steve > > > > On Sep 2, 2016, at 11:23 AM, geneb <email@example.com> wrote: > > > >> On Fri, 2 Sep 2016, smf wrote: > >> > >> But making a straight 1581 clone if you can still buy them this cheap > is not really that worthwhile IMO > >> http://www.jppbm.com/1581kits.html > > As far as I know, he's sold out of them - Commodore robbed the drive > mechs out of those to supply Amiga 500s when they were having a hard time > getting drives from their supply chain. > > > > I bought two of those "shell" kits from him years ago. > > > > g. > > > > -- > > Proud owner of F-15C 80-0007 > > http://www.f15sim.com - The only one of its kind. > > http://www.diy-cockpits.org/coll - Go Collimated or Go Home. > > Some people collect things for a hobby. Geeks collect hobbies. > > > > ScarletDME - The red hot Data Management Environment > > A Multi-Value database for the masses, not the classes. > > http://scarlet.deltasoft.com - Get it _today_! > > > > Message was sent through the cbm-hackers mailing list > > > Message was sent through the cbm-hackers mailing list > Message was sent through the cbm-hackers mailing listReceived on 2016-09-02 18:00:04
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