Adrian’s Digital Basement: Mid-Week Mini Mail Call #3 – C64 Extravaganza

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Time to open up some more packages you sent Adrian! This time, it’s all C64 goodness. A RF modulator replacement, a SID chip and another PLA replacement.

0:29 – Matt’s RF modulator replacement board
10:01 – A 6581 SID and a dance party
12:48 – PLAnkton mini review

— Video Links

Matt’s RF Modulator Delete:
https://github.com/mbarszcz-pcb/c64-rf-modulator-replacement

Adrian’s videos on improving the video output on the C64:
Part 1: https://youtu.be/Qb9n6S4cKuk
Part 2: https://youtu.be/vTn36UaUfrk

My Github Repos for:
C64 test patters: https://github.com/misterblack1/c64-testpatterns
Adrian’s Tools for EF3: https://github.com/misterblack1/ef3-c64-tools

RetroTink 2x (Composite/S-Video Scan Converter to HDMI)
https://www.retrotink.com/product-page/retrotink-2x

SID Tester by Andrew Challis
http://hackjunk.com/2017/11/07/commodore-64-sid-tester/
https://commodore.software/downloads/download/148-c64-testers/11835-commodore-64-sid-tester

The GAL PLA replacement:
Part 1: https://youtu.be/GKyoh_gGTYM
Part 2: https://youtu.be/6bqKQADHF_Y

PLAnkton U17 PLA replacement for the C64:
http://sleepingelephant.com/ipw-web/bulletin/bb/viewtopic.php?f=5&t=7540&sid=d47346c50618d092a381955f7064f388
https://www.polyplay.xyz/PLAnkton-PLA-Replacement