1050E Floppy drive TURBO by Lotharek

180.00  Tax included




Description

1050E Floppy drive TURBO

Hardware, manuals, FAQ, and other info on manufacturers website – HERE

Turbo upgrade for ATARI 1050 DRIVES

  • solderless
  • upgrade consists of 2 steps: remove 3 chips; insert 1050 into the disk drive

Capabilities:

  • ultra speed (pokey divisor 6)
  • 180 KB per side ( DD – instead of SD )
  • Flashable firmware and soft  slots

DISCLAIMER:

  • firmware is still a work in progress state so expect more features added soon

STEP BY STEP – pics were taken by my friend Pinokio a.k.a. PIN/Tristesse with his ancient mobile phone 😉

  • remove 6507 CPU and 2 chips next to it

  • Insert 6507CPU to 1050E upgrade
  • insert 1050E back to 6507 socket

 

 

 

Additional information

Weight 0.25 kg
Variation

Single, Dual