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Re: flashing display

So, after some troubleshooting, I decided the problem might be a bad 6264 RAM. I replaced it, and now KIM is happy and healthy!

Thanks, Vince, for a fun kit build! Now on to the programming! :mrgreen:
by drcoyote
May Sat 03, 2014 4:19 pm
 
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: flashing display
Replies: 5
Views: 10819

Re: My new Micro-KIM kit

Yup. Already have one of the early Altair Micros. I love the little guy!
by drcoyote
Mar Fri 14, 2014 7:00 pm
 
Forum: Micro-KIM General Discussion
Topic: My new Micro-KIM kit
Replies: 5
Views: 12243

Re: flashing display

Okay, a little further testing...

For the few seconds the display works, KIM responds to keystrokes appropriately, shows sensible displays, etc. I cant help but think it might be the RIOT. I'll keep all posted...
by drcoyote
Mar Thu 13, 2014 7:03 pm
 
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: flashing display
Replies: 5
Views: 10819

Re: flashing display

It seems I have a similar problem. I just assembled my KIM. I turn it on, press reset, and all appears normal for about 5 seconds... Then the display goes blank. I press reset again, and I get varying results... Sometimes a single bright digit, sometimes what looks like a good (random) address and d...
by drcoyote
Mar Thu 13, 2014 6:37 pm
 
Forum: Troubleshooting
Topic: flashing display
Replies: 5
Views: 10819

Re: My new Micro-KIM kit

I got mine yesterday, and couldn't resist starting on it. I'm about halfway through the assembly, and can't wait to get back to it tonight. I must echo the remarks about the quality of the kit. The PC board is top notch... Everything is nice, actually. So far, it has been a joy to assemble. With a l...
by drcoyote
Mar Thu 13, 2014 1:43 pm
 
Forum: Micro-KIM General Discussion
Topic: My new Micro-KIM kit
Replies: 5
Views: 12243

Re: Final prototype of the 88-DSK RAM board testing

This sounds really cool! Can't wait to see it in action!
by drcoyote
Aug Sat 06, 2011 9:39 pm
 
Forum: Altair 8800 Micro
Topic: Final prototype of the 88-DSK RAM board testing
Replies: 12
Views: 21305

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