Amiga hardware

Amiga hardware database, digitizers

https://amiga.resource.cx/search.pl?amiga=3000&cat=dig

Repair and hacks

Amiga 500 Keyboard Schematic
Amiga PSU guide and more

Hard drive controllers

Amiga GrandSlam SCSI controller (and related)
(IVS_SCSIpro.device or IVS_SCSI.device)
http://www.lemonamiga.com/forum/viewtopic.php?t=8974&sid=50ecfa02f5968a351542bb3382fd89c3
http://eab.abime.net/showthread.php?t=35685
http://www.lemonamiga.com/forum/viewtopic.php?t=8984&sid=dccbc9797ac4222ef07f4e04efa99356
http://eab.abime.net/showthread.php?t=71169&page=2
http://eab.abime.net/showthread.php?t=91467
https://forum.amiga.org/index.php?topic=68282.0

http://www.stone-oakvalley-studios.com/0009_21_dashboard_index.php
http://amiga.resource.cx/exp/trumpcard500
http://amiga.resource.cx/exp/trumpcard2000
http://amiga.resource.cx/exp/grandslam500
http://amiga.resource.cx/exp/grandslam2000
http://amiga.resource.cx/exp/trumpcardpro2000
https://www.bigbookofamigahardware.com/bboah/product.aspx?id=1211
https://www.bigbookofamigahardware.com/bboah/product.aspx?id=1212
https://www.bigbookofamigahardware.com/bboah/product.aspx?id=1213
https://www.bigbookofamigahardware.com/bboah/product.aspx?id=1214

Trumpcard 500 AT
http://amiga.resource.cx/exp/trumpcard500at
https://www.bigbookofamigahardware.com/bboah/product.aspx?id=564

Trifecta 500 LX (SCSI + IDE combo)
https://www.bigbookofamigahardware.com/bboah/product.aspx?id=1206

Oktagon 2008
http://amiga.resource.cx/search.pl?product=oktagon+2008
https://www.bigbookofamigahardware.com/bboah/product.aspx?id=1145
https://www.bigbookofamigahardware.com/bboah/product.aspx?id=1153

CF card as replacement for hard drive

Preparing a CF-card using UAE for use on a real Amiga
Creating an Amiga partition with the PFS3(AIO) file system

A500 replacement power supply

Amiga PSU guide and more
Commodore Amiga 500 full replacement Power Supply (DIY)
Power supply used above (discontinued):
Mean Well T40-B
Suitable power supplies for modification as above:
Mean Well RT-65B (5-8A on +5V)
Less suitable, won’t fit in the original plastic case:
RT-85B (8-10A on +5V)
Less suitable (needs constant load of 0.1A on -12v line, as the T40-B used in the modification)
Mean Well RT-50B (4-5A on +5V) || RPT-60B (4-4.4A on +5V) || RPT-75B (6-8A on +5V)

Using an ATX power supply with the Amiga

How to make an ATX Adapter for Amiga 500/600/1200 and Amiga 4000

Joysticks

Wico Command Control repair
Wico Retro gaming joysticks – Disassembly and Repair

Modern Amiga hardware

Terrible Fire Accelerators

TerribleFire GIT repository

Amiga emulation

MiST

https://github.com/mist-devel/mist-binaries/tree/master/cores/minimig-aga
https://github.com/mist-devel/mist-board
https://github.com/MiSTer-devel/C64_MiSTer

Amibian

https://gunkrist79.wixsite.com/amibian

Amiga Forever

https://www.amigaforever.com/tutorials/migration/
https://www.amigaforever.com/kb/15-113
https://www.amigaforever.com/kb/13-118
https://www.amigaforever.com/kb/13-167

The Company – Amiga games and demos as executables for windows

FS-UAE / Amilator

FS-UAE
Amilator (Was: FS-UAE Standalone like Amithlon)
FS-UAE standalone USB
Amilator v 4.12-3
http://eab.abime.net/showthread.php?t=91638
http://forum.amiga.org/index.php?topic=72825.0
Current release, built on Debian 9.4 live
Amilator downloads
Debian 9.4
http://cdimage.debian.org/mirror/cdimage/archive/9.4.0/i386/iso-cd/
http://cdimage.debian.org/mirror/cdimage/archive/9.4.0-live/i386/iso-hybrid/
https://willhaley.com/blog/custom-debian-live-environment/
https://wiki.debian.org/Xorg

Picasso IV ROM

https://forum.amiga.org/index.php?topic=68036.0
http://www.sophisticated-development.de/software/index.php?thisfile=.&section=

LibreELEC

LibreELEC
LibreELEC downloads

WinUAE

Installing AmigaOS 3.1.4 on CF card through WinUAE
How to load kickstart rom 3.1.4 into memory?

AROS

AROS Nightly builds downloads
AEROS 4.3 for raspberry Pi available as free download
Icaros Desktop
Aros-One x86

Build an Aros based Amiga computer from scrap parts


PC Booting AROS and AmigaOS 3.1

Amiga (and other) misc links and videos

Amiga PD collections

Page with links to indexes of many PD series
Archived page about Fred Fish

Amiga Magazines

Total Amiga
Amiga Guiden (“#amiga guide magazine”) / AmigaMAD (Aminet – Freeware magazines)

Recensioner av Commodore VIC20, VIC64, C128, PC10 och Amiga från Radio & Television/Elektronikvärlden
https://www.softwolves.pp.se/cbm/rt-ev-recension/

Archive of documents (not Amiga only)
https://computerarchive.org/

Amiga 1000 origins (serial number question)
http://eab.abime.net/showthread.php?p=1079660

Amiga Book gallery
http://www.amigahistory.plus.com/books.html
AmigaOS Hidden Messages
http://www.amigahistory.plus.com/messages.html

Big Book of Amiga Hardware
http://www.bigbookofamigahardware.com/

Commodore History series

The 8-Bit Guy




Amiga: The Quantum Leap

Part 1.1 – Before the Amiga Years

Part 1.2 – Designing the Amiga

Part 1.3 – Building the Amiga

Part 1.4 – Releasing the Amiga

Amiga Story | Nostalgia Nerd

Amiga Story Part 2 (The 90s) | Nostalgia Nerd

BBC Micro Live (1985) – Commodore Amiga Debut

Amiga History – Launch of Amiga
Interview with Bob Pariseau
Story of Commodore from the Computer Engineers’ Perspective

Vintage Computer Festival East (v9.1)

Part 1: Chuck Peddle
Part 2: Bil Herd Part 1 Part 2 Part 3
Part 3: The Amiga Years (Dave Haynie)

Bil Herd
Bill Herd and Leonard Tramiel (CommVEx v11 2015)
Interview with Bil Herd for Scene World Magazine

Vintage Computer Festival Midwest (VCFMW) 11 (2016)
Bil Herd: Tales From Inside Commodore (Life at Commodore, act II)

Chuck Peddle
Interview with Chuck Peddle for Scene World Magaine
Lecture and Presentation of the Victor 9000 Computer, by Chuck Peddle
VCF East 4.0: History of Commodore, Pt 1: Chuck Peddle (2007)

6502 CPU
History of MOS 6502 – Jason Dagit
Reverse Engineering the MOS 6502 CPU (en)

Jim Sachs (Matt Chat 318-320)



Castle On The Cheap

Akreal8 (AmiKit 8 for real Amiga computers)

http://real.amiga.sk/

Retro Commodore – Scanned Commodore documentation and magazines
http://www.retro-commodore.eu/

Podcasts

Retrodatorer – Ny podcast (bjoremanmelin)

https://www.retrodatorer.se/ny-podcast-pratar-amiga-beos-med-mera/
https://www.bjoremanmelin.se/podcast/avsnitt-1-alla-borde-ha-en-amiga/
https://www.bjoremanmelin.se/

Everything Amiga – podcast and more

https://www.everythingamiga.com/
https://www.everythingamiga.com/2018/02/amigos-podcast-episode-reference.html
https://player.fm/series/amigos-everything-amiga-podcast/

The Retro Hour – podcast

https://theretrohour.com/
https://theretrohour.com/amiga-megademos-and-parties-with-psychobudbrain-the-retro-hour-ep65/

Commodore / Amiga Users Ireland – podcast and more

http://amigausers.ie/

AMIGArama – podcast and more

https://amigarama.com/

Retropodden (norsk)

Floppy Days podcast

http://floppydays.libsyn.com/
https://player.fm/series/floppydays-vintage-computing-podcast/floppy-days-71-brian-bagnall-commodore-a-company-on-the-edge

10 Minute Amiga Retro Cast, videos
10 Minute Amiga Retro Cast, home page

Internet History Podcast

http://www.internethistorypodcast.com/

Indie Retro News
http://www.indieretronews.com/
Giana Sisters SE
http://www.indieretronews.com/2018/07/giana-sisters-special-edition-amiga.html

Amiga 1500

The Amiga 1500 Story | Commodore Vs Checkmate Digital
Amiga 1500 (2017-2018)

Amiga TOSEC, ADF, floppys and archiving in general

GameBase Amiga 2.0 (EAB forum)
EAB file server (EAB forum)

Bamiga Sector One – The ADF collection

TOSEC

TOSEC forum
Google search – checking iso tosec without unpacking
SabreTools – DAT management tool with advanced editing and sorting features
Check if your .adf exists in TOSEC (uses steffest/ADF-reader and lclevy/ADFlib)

Extracting TOSEC archives

...-02/Collections# find . -type f -exec echo "rm '{}'" \; >cleanup
...-02/Collections# more cleanup
rm './C64CD'96/Commodore C64 - Collections - C64CD'96 (TOSEC-v2016-06-11_CM).zip'
rm './Tadpole/Commodore C64 - Collections - Tadpole (TOSEC-v2016-06-11_CM).zip'
rm './cleanup'
rm './Hornet/Commodore C64 - Collections - Hornet (TOSEC-v2014-10-01_CM).zip'
...
find . -type d -exec sh -c "cd '{}'; /opt/bin/unzip *zip" \;
...
sh ./cleanup

Data preservation and forensics

Digital Archaeology and/or Forensics: Working with Floppy Disks from the 1980s
Born-Digital Bootcamp manual
EWF Tools

BitCurator

BitCurator
Getting started
BitCurator Quickstart
Releases on GitHub
Videos
ercm015 bitcurator accessioning disk images

KryoFlux

KryoFlux home
KryoFlux support forum
Installing KryoFlux in Windows 8 / 10
IMG file to write to FDD
The Archivist’s Guide to KryoFlux
Project KryoFlux (guide)
Floppy Disk Format Identifer Tool

FluxEngine

http://cowlark.com/fluxengine/doc/building.html
https://github.com/davidgiven/fluxengine

GoTek Floppy emulator (USB-stick)

Gotek manufacturer’s home
My Gotek page
GoTek SFR1M44-U100K USB Floppy Disk Emulator Review
https://www.google.com/search?q=SFR1M44-U100K+amiga
https://www.ikod.se/gotek-flashing/
https://cortexamigafloppydrive.wordpress.com/2014/02/03/transform-the-gotek-floppy-emulator-into-an-amiga-floppy-emulator/comment-page-1/
http://eab.abime.net/showthread.php?t=88002
http://eab.abime.net/showthread.php?t=86477
http://eab.abime.net/showthread.php?t=91188&page=2&styleid=1
http://eab.abime.net/showthread.php?p=947616
https://github.com/keirf/FlashFloppy
https://github.com/keirf/Disk-Utilities
https://www.binarydevotion.com/?p=228

GoTek HXC2001

https://hxc2001.com/download/floppy_drive_emulator/index.html#cpldusbhxc
https://hxc2001.free.fr/floppy_drive_emulator/index.html#Download_HxCFirmwareForGotek
https://hxc2001.com/store/
http://torlus.com/floppy/forum/viewtopic.php?f=5&t=2085
http://torlus.com/floppy/forum/viewtopic.php?f=33&t=1683

Arduino Amiga Floppy Reader/Writer

https://www.google.se/search?q=reading+amiga+floppy+arduino
https://www.google.se/search?q=+USB+Serial+ftdi+Converter+breakout+board
https://hackaday.com/2017/07/21/read-amiga-floppies-using-an-arduino/
http://amiga.robsmithdev.co.uk/

Amiga ADF and file system info

The .ADF (Amiga Disk File) format FAQ
Amiga filesystems overview
Rob Northen – Amiga PDOS copy protection
Best way to archive Amiga floppies (amiga.org)
Amiga floppy imaging
EAB – Mounting ADF files on Amiga
ADFView – Accessing, creating and modifying content in AFDs on windows
adfExplorer: Import from and Export to Amiga Disk Files
Google search – Mount ADF on Linux

Floppy disk compression and transparent file compression

xDMS (decompress Amiga DMS disk files), multi-platform (Amiga, win, Linux, source)
How to get 980k on Amiga floppies
Google search – Amiga Nuke library
XPK libraries
XPK (NUKE, and other compression libraries) (part of Amiga FAQ)

Archiving and preserving contents of hard drives

Harddrive archiving:
I usually use ‘dd’ or ‘ddrescue’ on a Linux computer, with the Amiga harddrive attached.

Copy all contents of an Amiga harddrive to a PC
https://superuser.com/questions/433076/copy-all-contents-of-an-amiga-harddrive-to-a-pc

IVS Grandslam / Trumpcard Professional

Overview, collection of articles, and since December 2018 the manual
http://www.stone-oakvalley-studios.com/0009_21_dashboard_index.php

IVP TrumpCard 2000 (Not PRO), driver disk needed
http://eab.abime.net/showthread.php?t=35685

A2000 question, IVS Grandslam / Trumpcard Pro
http://www.amiga.org/forums/archive/index.php/t-64315.html

A500 + Grandslam won’t autoboot
http://www.amiga.org/forums/archive/index.php/t-22640.html

Trumpcard 500 not working
http://www.amiga.org/forums/archive/index.php/t-70432.html

SCSI accessories (adapters, cables, terminators)
https://www.ramelectronics.net/SCSI.aspx