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Tag Archives: Final Cartridge
Sold as Commodore “the special” back in the days by H&P. Found a working, built-in FC 1, documentation included. Boxed with matching serials. As far is I know Richard Lagendijk got one as well, but that one is not in … Continue reading
Got few additional cartridges, nothing special. A dark blue FC”2″, a light blue FC3, the FC3+, a manual Dutch and German language combined. And a black FC3 cartridge with a yellow sticker. Guess i am collecting different coloured versions now…. … Continue reading
Ok, did some ordering this week, first of the new FPGASID for some testing. First reviews seems promising for a SID replaced. Second I ordered the Ultimate 64 from Gideon ! I already have Ultimate-II cartridge for day 2 day … Continue reading
20-11-2018 The last 2 years, three were offered boxed on market places in Holland or Belgium. One mint was sold for over 60 euro. I got one in ok condition in a set, and yesterday got an even beter one. … Continue reading
14-10-2018 Some minor stuff added to the familly this month. English Final Cartridge Manual (thanks Joost, 010) and a dutch Speeddos Plus manual. 2. Nice Sony 8″ PVM-9040ME Was looking for a smaller monitor to work with, or to take … Continue reading
14-10-2018 ; Update ; seems that the original final cartridge I manual is using both “the final cartridge” as well as “the final cartridge II” in its manual. So….nop, this one was not a FC II. Still on a quest … Continue reading
20/05/2018 It seems that the early Final Cartridge III came with a separate manual, you could cut the box and create a booklet of the manual. Didn’t had this one. Got it from Marktplaats for 20 euro, and a bit … Continue reading
19/03/2018 A nice overview of the Final Cartridge collection I managed to collect. Latest additions where a FC II with manual in good condition, and a complete boxed FC and FC III. Both first final cartridges (silver label) are different, … Continue reading
18/02/2018 Offer accepted. Nice, the final cartridge alone is worth the bid. Will sell the Commodore, hopefully it doesn’t need any repairs 18/02/2018 Another one offered today on Marktplaats. Not quit interested in another Commodore 64, but in that boxed … Continue reading