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 this Quick-Bit video we will clean up a mess made by ...

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" Spencer who was one of the original engineers at MITS...

Installing Image BBS v2.0

Thanks to Bucko for his package of Image BBS v2.0 on a stick it is easier than ever to install and log in to this classic BBS software! I put together about an 18 minute video showing a quick walk through of...

A BBS experience…from the past to the present!

I have been asked why I would want to run a BBS in today's internet driven world.  Well if you were online before the internet then your were into BBS'ing and with social media all over the place in this day an...

DOWNLOAD: Image BBS v2.0

*** EFFECTIVE March 12th 2021 *** Bucko's Image On A Stick is no longer available. Bucko has decided to discontinue the Image On A Stick due to various systems seem to misconfigure VICE emulator causing Image to have some configuration issues that lead ...

Image BBS 64 version 2.0!!

* Check out our BBS Directory for this BBS and many others you can connect to today!!!! * If you were BBSing in the 80’s and early 90’s and a Commodore user most likely you have been on an Image BBS system. Ev...