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by MikeCad
Mon Jul 01, 2019 4:18 pm
Forum: ZX Spectrum Next
Topic: Musical potential of the NEXT.
Replies: 92
Views: 20094

Re: Musical potential of the NEXT.

Your points are fairly pointless, it’s not like people are going to suddenly sway to your method of thinking. If you’re here simply to bash the Next for the sake of bashing something then that’s a rather sad stance. If it irks you then surely you would be best stepping away from this community. Thin...
by MikeCad
Sun Jul 15, 2018 5:20 pm
Forum: ZX Spectrum Next
Topic: Stretch Goal Progress?
Replies: 1
Views: 1053

Re: Stretch Goal Progress?

I haven't had any updates since April really. The last info I posted was https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/1835143999/zx-spectrum-next/posts/2162757]. In terms of Dizzy, again April. Half of the graphics were done, the story was complete, rooms and logic were in development. I'll ask how things a...
by MikeCad
Fri Jun 08, 2018 12:59 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Facebook update
Replies: 7
Views: 3942

Re: Facebook update

The eggs and toaster are mine, hands off :P
by MikeCad
Tue Nov 28, 2017 5:05 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Some images from the surface mount line
Replies: 4
Views: 1714

Some images from the surface mount line

Here are some recent pictures of assembly for the Next board.
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by MikeCad
Fri Sep 29, 2017 8:13 am
Forum: News
Topic: A brief history (TBC)
Replies: 1
Views: 2206

A brief history (TBC)

This is a fairly long post with a whole load of images. 2013 - The humble beginnings of the TBBlue board 18339707_1450552471663397_1514696764_o.jpg 2015 - An evolution of TBBlue 20133781_1525032320882078_947729267_o.jpg 2016 - Another evolution tbbluevt.jpg 26th April 2016 - Victor Trucco creates th...
by MikeCad
Thu Sep 21, 2017 6:41 am
Forum: FAQ
Topic: General Spectrum Next hardware upgrade components
Replies: 0
Views: 14026

General Spectrum Next hardware upgrade components

From the RAM, through to Wifi and real time clock components, there is an excellent thread maintained by the community here viewtopic.php?f=6&t=544#p2373
by MikeCad
Tue Sep 19, 2017 7:27 am
Forum: News
Topic: Next PCB is ready for production!
Replies: 88
Views: 20243

Re: Next PCB is ready for production!

All I know at the moment is that the SOJ's are being reeled at SMS to make them suitable for the production line. There are still a few components pending, the last issue 2 dev boards went out to devs. I had to look up reeling. I'm going to try and pester the team more to try and get more frequent u...
by MikeCad
Sat Sep 09, 2017 10:39 am
Forum: FAQ
Topic: Why has the Sinclair logo changed to rounded ends?
Replies: 0
Views: 2355

Why has the Sinclair logo changed to rounded ends?

Rick Dickinson , who designed the ZX Spectrum Next has been a frequent contributor to the Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/groups/specnext/ Screen Shot 2017-10-09 at 20.18.29.png This question has been raised many times in both positive and negative ways. Some like it and some don't. In terms...
by MikeCad
Thu Sep 07, 2017 6:11 pm
Forum: News
Topic: SLA printing images for Next case
Replies: 20
Views: 5255

Re: SLA printing images for Next case

It is just plugged in to the accelerator port as per the previous renders.

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