SD2IEC – USB powered external version

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The SD2IEC is a mass storage device using an SD/MMC card and interfacing with the IEC bus. It is based on the ATmega644 microcontroller from the Atmel AVR microcontroller family. The most prominent use of SD2IEC is as a substitute to Commodore-1541 disk drive for a C64 but it also works with other Commodore line of computers. The hardware and the microcontroller sd2iec firmware are available as open-source (GPL).

This is the external version of this famous device and is powered by a standard USB phone charger that everyone has at home nowadays. You can use any USB mobile phone charger that outputs 5V and has a micro USB plug. SD2IEC devices sold by other manufacturers draw power from USER or JOY ports effectively blocking them in effect. You will not have this problem with USB powered SD2IEC.

Package contains:

SD2IEC – external version – fully assembled PCB


DIN6 plug ->
Ribbon wire

Further assembly requires minimum soldering skills. You only need to solder FOUR wires!
Assembly manual can be found HERE
Files for 3D printing case can be found HERE

This is a DIY project! If you are not skilled enough to assemble it yourself then please do not buy it!
Retro-cloud is not taking any responsibility for any damage you have done to your machine caused by installation errors.

This SD2IEC version is described in details at the blog section

Additional information

Weight 0.2 kg

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