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The Original Microsoft Office

This morning we were down in Albuquerque picking up my son’s first car, when we were finished, I told VWCaddy to pull up the “Original Microsoft” office location on his phone. Knowing we were right near it I la...
QUICK-BIT: Amiga Display VGA Adapter

QUICK-BIT: Amiga Display VGA Adapter

My objective is to connect my Amiga computer's to modern monitors without having to destroy the original Amiga video cables.  Being most Amiga’s video output is set to 15khz only a very few select LCD monitor...

C64c Project: Clean and Retrobright

I last left off on the C64c project by testing the computer with a Dead Test cartridge to check if our computer was even a functioning unit. (You can view “C64c Project: The Dead Test” here.)  Now our C64c pr...

More N.Y. Apple Collection!

With everything still crazy in this covid world lately I am still receiving pieces of the New York Apple collection from my brother and his friend Rick.  In fact, on Friday when I came home, I found FedEx lef...

C64c Project: The Dead Test

Back in December of 2019 I picked up a Commodore 64c bundle with a 1541-II all the cables and power supplies along with the manuals for a price that left me feeling like the Grinch steeling Christmas.  When I...

June 2020 Update..

I wanted to share with you a quick update about the lack of posts and videos over the past 2 1/2 months.  When the Covid-19 stay at home order went into effect I was slammed with work in my business from folks ...

Quick-Bit: Keyboard Spill Cleanup

https://youtu.be/nsBickiGehU Quick-Bit videos are a new feature for 8-Bit Boyz, these are short videos that are usually 5 minutes or less demonstrating repairs, cleaning, setting up equipment and more! In thi...

Apple & Commodore Finds!

https://youtu.be/oUzgOrOLMKE Yesterday the first package of many more to come arrived, that is part of a great Apple computer collection!  Let’s back up to around this time a year ago when I reached out to a d...

Bob Spencer of MITS Part 1: The Altair 8800 Computer

 * If you get a minute please go subscribe to our YouTube channel to help us get that going, thank you! * Article from the video. This is the first part of our 8-Bit Boyz interview with Robert "Bob" Spe...