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by amigajunkie
Wed Feb 23, 2011 11:32 pm
Forum: Showroom
Topic: Kyroflux mounted in a safecom 5.25 enclosure
Replies: 0
Views: 5180

Kyroflux mounted in a safecom 5.25 enclosure

Here's my completed Kyroflux unit I finished boxing up this evening. Case is a Safecom 5.25" case which is all in aluminum. I used a 5.25 to 3.5" bay adapter for mounting the floppy drive into the enclosure. PCB I hotglued some card on the back to protect the PCB before mounting it into a case. Was ...
by amigajunkie
Tue Feb 01, 2011 9:33 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: 3.5" and 3" disks on the same cable possible?
Replies: 8
Views: 2718

Re: 3.5

I have just tried an eme-156 here. It seems that on the untwisted cable the drive responds to the motor command as ds1 but the data and stepping respond as ds0 On the twisted side the motor responds as ds0 and nothing happens on ds1 If I put the jumpers 'together' in single drive mode the drive wor...
by amigajunkie
Tue Feb 01, 2011 9:15 pm
Forum: Feature Requests
Topic: Skinnable Kyroflux GUI ?
Replies: 4
Views: 1579

Re: Skinnable Kyroflux GUI ?

Well, you wanted suggestions... and yes I agree, lets get the important things sorted first, like being able to write images back to disk :)
by amigajunkie
Tue Feb 01, 2011 8:05 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: 3.5" and 3" disks on the same cable possible?
Replies: 8
Views: 2718

Re: 3.5" and 3" disks on the same cable possible?

The control protocol for the Amstrad EME-series drives is basically the same as standard 3.5in drives (with the exception of the READY output which most modern 3.5in drives don't provide). All you need to put a 3.5in and a 3in on one cable is a suitable adapter -- from 34pin PC to Amstrad 26pin. Tw...
by amigajunkie
Sun Jan 30, 2011 10:46 pm
Forum: Feature Requests
Topic: Skinnable Kyroflux GUI ?
Replies: 4
Views: 1579

Skinnable Kyroflux GUI ?

How about making the Kyroflux GUI skinnable?

This way it would give the end user the ability to change the look of the GUI and users could share their creations.
by amigajunkie
Sun Jan 30, 2011 10:35 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: 3.5" and 3" disks on the same cable possible?
Replies: 8
Views: 2718

Re: 3.5" and 3" disks on the same cable possible?

... Please let us know if a 3" and 3.5" drive will work on the same cable as Im holding back on buying a double 5.25" case to mount my kyroflux and drives on until i can be sure they will work on the same cable.
by amigajunkie
Sat Jan 29, 2011 8:46 pm
Forum: Support
Topic: 3.5" and 3" disks on the same cable possible?
Replies: 8
Views: 2718

3.5" and 3" disks on the same cable possible?

Hello I have two Amstrad FD-1 3" external drives. One I would like to canablize to mount a 3" drive and 3.5" drive on the same cable (and neatly mount everything into a twin 5.25 external case). I note that inside the Amstrad FD-1 external drive their is a circuit board which converts the connection...