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DIY kits available for my C=64 Cartridge Dumper

I decided to manufacture a new PCB for the C=64 Cartridge Dumper that is easier to hack further.Those with soldering skills and interesting exotic cartridges would be ideal candidates to acquire a DIY kit and build their own. Once assembled … Continue reading

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Dumping more research material

I received the cartridges I had bought for expanding the documentation of my C=64 Cartridge Dumper: “Navy Seals” and “Chase H.Q. II”. I then went for an end-to-end test, dumping Navy Seals: Although it’s good to confirm that the dumping … Continue reading

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Dumping Action Replay cartridges: Success

Another end-to-end test for my C=64 Cartridge Dumper project, dumping my own copy of Action Replay 6: Stay tuned for more!

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Dumping Ocean cartridges: Success

Today I finished the latest changes to my C=64 Cartridge dumper, which looks as per below: I then went for an end-to-end test, dumping my own copy of Robocop 2: Not only the game appears to work fine, but the … Continue reading

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Commodore 64 cartridge dumping prototype

Here’s the outcome of a cartridge dumping test I did with the prototype I had put together after receiving the PCBs from manufacturing. So far so good 🙂 Stay tuned for news about dumping non-standard cartridges!

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How I restored yet another TAP file, saving it from oblivion

A while ago I published a post on how I had restored a TAP file, later published on Ready64. I’ve recently been approached to fix another set of TAP files for Ready64, so I thought I’d make a video of … Continue reading

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Commodore 64 cartridge dumping client

The first version of the C=64 Cartridge Dumper client (commandline version) is ready!I decided to support “Lua” scripting in my client software, so that users will be able to add new dumping definitions in future and share them for exotic … Continue reading

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