[rescue] Amiga 1000 rescue!

Barry Callahan barryc at rjlsystems.com
Wed Jun 23 08:03:18 CDT 2010

On 06/23/2010 05:46 AM, Peter Corlett wrote:
> You can adapt a drive to support diskchange if need be: back in 1990, I
> attached a microswitch to a drive to tell whether the drive was loaded and
> used a bit of 74 series logic to provide the right signal back to the Amiga.
> This allowed me to use cheaper 5.25" floppies/floppy drives and yet fool the
> Amiga into thinking they were 3.5" and use them normally.
> I can probably dig up schematics if you want to go that route.

I don't know about anyone else, but I'd personally be interested to see 
your schematic.

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