Ben Heck’s Commodore sixty four laptop computer mod: like 1982 with out the feathered hair
Benjamin J. Heckendorn appears unusually enthused by his newest hack’n mod, calling the Commodore sixty four laptop computer “in all probability considered one of, if not my favourite undertaking I’ve finished.” That is saying one thing from the person who introduced the “Benheck” finesse hammer down upon nearly each trendy and basic PC / recreation console and accent you’ll be able to consider. The C64 lappie encompasses a C64C motherboard, a Gamecube energy provide, and particular 1541-III DTV system that emulates a floppy drive utilizing a FAT-32 formatted SD card — all whereas protecting true to the beige eight-bit spirit of the unique. And if we’re not mistaken, he is controlling it with an Atari joystick seen within the video posted after the break. Then once more, there might be an Xbox 360 controller hiding in that joystick figuring out Ben.
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