Acorn Econet

From: Pete Turnbull <>
Date: Fri Oct 10 01:23:57 2003

On Oct 9, 22:56, Tony Duell wrote:

> Incidentally, have you ever tried to add 'real' sideways RAM to a B+?
> The buit-in RAM only gives 12K of sideways RAM, which is fairly
> I was wondering about adding a 62256 chip (or similar) in one of the
> EPROM sockets, with the WE/ line connected appropriately.

I've never tried it because I have two "proper" Beebs (the kind with
ATPL Sidewise boards, second processors, and case clips instead of
screws :-)) a B+ 128K, and a Master Turbo. I don't see any reason it
shouldn't work, though. I always fit a write-protect/enable/disable
switch to sideways RAM, though.

Pete						Peter Turnbull
						Network Manager
						University of York
Received on Fri Oct 10 2003 - 01:23:57 BST

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