Articles for sale from Sprow3
The complete 'forsale' list has become
too large to send by disk - so I have
sent just one section from what is now
3 pages long!
To see the complete list send a stamp
and envelope to:
6 Bollinbrook road,
It is also available by email if you
Or by download from the internet
-NOVELTY EPSON P40 printer with
Centronics interface (BBC lead for
free if reqd).Selectable codepage (so
that £ sign appears either as a £ or
a Yen sign).No need to change ribbon
as the impact head doesn't need one.
Just 680g,measuring 22cm x 13cm x 5cm
high in a bone grey case.Refill rolls
still available (from Farnell) and one
is supplied to get you going.Will run
off external PSU (from Argos),or from
internal rechargeable battery pack.
There's also switch-selectable CRLF or
LFCR support for software that sends
too many LF's.£23.P&P9
-Re-edited and re-worded manual to ATPL
ROM board.Full page of diagrams and 4
pages of clear text telling you all
about your board.50p.P&P1
-Dual 3.5" disk drive for BBC fully
working and tested.£17.P&P9
-RAM chips required by ATPL board or
Watford ROM/RAM board to allow
*LOADing of ROMs from disk.Simply plug
in and you're away.£4.40 each +P&P1
(you'll need two)
-2.5kW dimmer/drill control.See RS
catalogue #568-051 for specification.
Suitable for resistive/inductive
loads RS price £64.£25.P&P7 (2 left)
-Case for Maplin 'pocket multimeter'
with popstud front fastener,testlead
holder & strap.Type YN65V.Ordered in
error RRP£1.79 selling 90p P&P1.
-Sideways ram chip,no need to fit a
whole ROM board! comes with fitting
-BBC B Computer.Issue 7 board inside.
Acorn DFS 1.20.OS 1.20.BASIC II.£29.
P&P9.Two of left
-BBC B with Econet upgrade fitted.
Issue 7 board inside.NFS 3.34.£25.P&P9
-BBC B.Just cassette FS.Issue 7 board
inside.BASIC II.OS 1.20.£22.P&P9
-BBC B with 1770 disk upgrade fitted.
Issue 7 board.£33.P&P9
**The above machines may seem
expensive this is because the price
absorbs some of the P&P**
-12" replacement fluorescent tube for
battery operated emergency torch.£4.
-Parallel printer lead (25 way D plug
to wire ended).About 1m long is £2.
-RS232 kit for Master Compact,give
your computer a serial port (not
fitted on standard model).Acorn part
ADF15 with full fitting instructions
in several languages! £9.50.P&P2
-Eprom programmer,with software on
disk.Reads,writes,blank verifies (and
more) both 8k and 16k devices.
Supports both 12.5v and 22v
programming.Fully tested and working.
-Yuasa sealed lead acid battery backup
batteries.See Maplin #XG77J (on p74).
Maplin price £28,but I'll give you
two for that price.P&P is £5 for the
pair (they're 2.4kg each!)
-Spare keyboard molex cables,for use
with BBC only.3 of left.40p each.P&P1
-ZIF sockets fit into the 'ashtray' on
the LHSide of the BBC B's keyboard
and allow the easy insertion and
removal of ROMs without taking the
lid off.£5.P&P2.(Two of left)
-Viglen cartridge system socket in a
similar idea to the above,but
-BBC printer port to Centronics
printer lead.Free if you buy the
Epson P40 printer.£4.P&P2
-Real time clock add on for BBC.Fits
into a normal ROM socket,and adds
commands such as *ALARM,*CONFIGURE,
*TIME as per the Master,also
supporting OSwords 14 and 15 so that
apps can access the clock too.Also,
you may add a *COMMAND that which
will be executed on power up,eg.*WORD
to start VIEW.Full,original,manual
and daughter board.£18.P&P3
-Aries B20 RAM add on.Just plug in -
no soldering.Comes with support ROM
which means on power up you get a
satisfying BBC Computer 52K messag.
-4Meg/2Meg boards.A bit more fiddly to
add than the Aries B20,but with more
features - too many to list here,but
basically it's a mass of RAM (in
banks made from 8k SRAM chips).Comes
with support ROM and all required
hardware.One has manual,£19.P&P6 and
the other has no manual hence is £16.
-25 pin D male to 25 pin D female
-65C02 chips.For issue 7 BBC board
owners this is simply an unplug the
old and insert the new job.Adds new
instructions enjoyed by Master
owners,such as PHY,PHX,which
basically means BASIC IV from the
Master will work on the BBC B.All
legally written Master programs
will therefore work (provided they
don't require any other Master
dependant hardware).Full fitting
instructions - including those for
earlier boards.£5.P&P3.I've fitted
one - they're brilliant!.(Two of