Apparently my Chameleon v1 should have power greater than 5v ! I got some artifacts moving a little on the multicable but none when I used the 5.1 V iPad charger. But I HATE Apple and prefer not to use that charger. And I struggle to find other 5.1 V supplies. I thought about the Raspberry Pi supplies as I think they said they were 5.1 V but unfortunately they are micro usb and non detachable cable so I need a type a female to micro b female adapter or another 5.1 V supply ANYONE have tips for me ? Thanks in advance ! And my image problems might also be solved due to the 5.1V supply voltage (but I would prefer to get it from other source than built by Apple .. ) And the other v2 image problems were likely due to poor VGA cable !
Thanks for reply ! I know I'm a little out of line here as I saw that a lot was answered already in the Quickstart guide -
For my v1 all these years I only used the PSU that Vesalia supplied back in the start - I see now it also is 5V but 1,2 Amps ! (Hama)
I found I also have two dedicated USB PSUs 5V/2A (with detached USB cable) - but they are of nondescript China type so I think those might be a bad idea ? And I have no way to check if they are _regulated_ (?) I really need to get more electronics skills
In addition to the old iPad1 charger I have a new 2A Samsung charger and an old Samsung charger both for Galaxy Tabs. Could these be likely candidates ?
Im probably posting this in the wrong section, but as its about a PSU I thought maybe it could go here.
Today I got the new Chameleon v2.
And to be safe I thought I'd ask one time too many, instead of once too little.
I just wonder what PSU I should use for the Chameleon now ?
Can I use any 5V PSU ? I remember there was some mention of that it should be 5,1 V ?
I see that the PSU plug is mini-USB not micro so that limits me to PSUs with detachable cable.
I would otherwise maybe use a RPi PSU but they dont have detachable cable.
I have an old iPAD 1 PSU/charger, that I think is 5,1V (not very much used, so should still be good ?)
The PSU on my old Cham. v1 is just a nondescript USB psu but its 5,1V I think.
The amperage should be greater than 1A ? Only 1A on that iPad PSU/charger.
I plan to use PS2 mouse and keyboard.
Thanks for any info !
Brilliant !!!! Thanks
Great It will be easier to import now !
But I think IF not implemented by seller it seems I pay postoffice fee+VAT on import to Norway as usual before, so its not a crisis.
Though I agree for sure it seems they try to curb free trade for small sellers more than they try to help out on trade
Another thing: Would this VOEC thing in Norway add a lot of fuss to your organisation ?
I think its optional, if you're not registered and pay Norwegian VAT - I think I pay fee and VAT as before on arrival.
Great !! Thanks for reply !
Greets Dag !
Very interesting subject, but what happens with people who have no grounded power in their house Atleast outside of kitchen and bathroom
Any news on how Covid is affecting you guys ? Do you still ship to Norway ?
Greets best regards and stay safe in this hysteria and danger !
Thank you for prompt reply !! I wont worry much then
Now to save up for an extra Chameleon
And still hoping for a Reloaded A1200 sometime !
Do I really REALLY need the CPLD update if I'm just using the card occasionally and not much maprom ?? (ACA1233n/26)
The whole process of taking out and shipping through customs to and fro and reinserting is a big drag
I'm always scared to destroy something :-/
( Remember I even had problems with the side slot connector on your first ACA1230 back in the day )
Btw I saw some issues in a thread here, with the 55mhz card does these apply to the 26 mhz one too ?
By firmware do you mean the OSD.sys file ? By doing that I just got a "initializing sd card loop" on the first blue screen when I reset the MiniMig core Im reverting to the old MiniMig core for now .. Btw this is with dockingstation v1.
This is to mr Robinson mostly .. I tried to upgrade to the latest V1 MiniMig core (20/09 V1 "on parity with v2") - but it wont save configurations ?
They are only 4 bytes ! Where the old are 100 bytes ? So I can't attach second harddisk img. ! I can't quite see that I make a mistake either
Great ! I just wondered about that last card since a person on the review site said it didnt work with an old PC
And I was afraid it could be due to some lacking IDE support ??
Its the cheapest on the list so it would be great if it works !
And Im sorry about the external link, it was to a price comparator/lister site. Will not post such links again.
The last one someone claimed did not work as IDE on an old pc ?
Would that mean the same for ACA ?
(Link is to the last pictured card - Would be great if it works on ACA - not very expensive and then I wouldnt need any CF adapter things.)
I have almost this same card as well ! (Looks the same, not sure of the brand)
I hope its safe to use it as a mere passive CF to SD (and CF to microSD as I also have) , converter ! I am not using any wireless bridge.
I get the NDOS thing sometimes too but the partitions seem to work anyway.
EDIT2: Also works with AmigaKits internal to External CF adapter on A1200.
Hmm I have a couple of genuines that needs repairs Maybe just new caps !
I also hope for it !