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Tag Archives: Silver
Bought from ebay some time ago, auction was not cheap (250 dollar) and import tax and shipping killed the fun. But….ceramic ram chips and 326298 board. Serial number 57188. The us started producing and selling c64 earlier in the US … Continue reading
Yep. A silver. To finalize my goal of all three first silvers with the 326289, ku-14194hb and 250407 board. The fourth i have is an early US commodore with a 326289 board but with a rainbow label Hits: 117
Won this one at an ebay auction, although repaired and with a normal “rainbow” added, stil glad to add this one to the collection. Serial number +/- 50.000. Early 326298 Assy…and look at those ram chips 🙂 Hits: 29
The early 250407 and both KU boards (rev.A en rev.B) had the pleasure of being accompanied by a nice, fully working, assy 326298 board! Serial number below the 12k of the european production lines of Commodore. Me Happy I guess. … Continue reading
22/02/2018 Bidding currently at 67 euro, two disk drives included, a lot of disks, joystick and books. Update: Marvin was selling a silver KU on Ebay as well, openimg bid was 150 euro..and the silver wasn’t sold yesterday! Just keeping … Continue reading
14/01/2018 Feel like a wise man…decided that i should outsource the repair of this delicate board. Contacted someone on Marktplaats, which offered repair services. Discussing repairing right now, he has three other repair jobs which he needs to finish, but … Continue reading
I know pricing on eBay is for specific items often 2 or 3 times of what it probably would do in the Netherlands. Currently there are two “silver labels” for sale. One with a 326298 board for 700 euro, and … Continue reading
After not been handling any de/soldering stations for over 20 year…why the hell did you think you can do nice and good repair immediately :). So i got my spare practice 64c board, which I am trying to desolder IC’s…with … Continue reading
In October an add was placed on Marktplaats, for sale 10 commodores, no pictures or anything. Seller was from Boxtel. I gave him call about what he was expecting for pricing. I offered 200 euro and explained that a working … Continue reading