Commodore 64 blacj screen fix using third party PLA chip. Read the review on breadbox64.com

A Plethora of PLA’s

The most common cause of a black screen on the old Commodore 64 long boards (link) is a broken Programmed Logic Array (PLA) chip located at position U17. Based on different input signals, the PLA creates chip select signals and controls which chip is to … Read more…

3D printed C64 Reloaded Power Cover. Breadbox64.com

C64R Power Covers

The newly produced Commodore 64 Reloaded motherboards use a barrel connector for powering the system. The problem is that this modern type of connector does not fill the hole of the original Commodore 64C case. I have previously described a 3D printed solution called a ‘Commodore 64 Reloaded Mainboard Power Plate’ … Read more…

3D prints for the Commodore 64. Individual Computers 4 player joystick adapter, Commodore 64C keyboard mounts and C64 Reloaded Power Plug Plate

3D Prints for the C64

Going through my ‘stockpile’ of Commodore 64 bits and pieces, I realized that several 3D printed add-ons have found their way into my precious Commodore 64s. I therefore decided to grab the 3D prints that I have, shoot some photos and describe why 3D prints for the … Read more…