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Simmconn AWE64 Adapter

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Reply 520 of 534, by dreamblaster

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Asmodeusbell wrote on 2020-08-20, 19:37:

Wondering if you are still able to ship the USA? I was wanting to get one of the SIMMConn for a SB AWE64 CT4380 and thinking of a S2 for a SB16?

Yes, i can ship to USA again.

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Reply 521 of 534, by FISHERMAN

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Unfortunately I have the issue of not recognizing any edo ram .

I have tried several rams that are already tested on pc,on amiga accelerator etc.

What ever size or jumber setting I try...diagnose.exe gives the internal 4mb ram. ( Awe64 gold) .

Any thoughts please ?? Should I directly speak with Serdaco?

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Reply 522 of 534, by RichB93

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FISHERMAN wrote on 2020-10-25, 14:17:
Unfortunately I have the issue of not recognizing any edo ram . […]
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Unfortunately I have the issue of not recognizing any edo ram .

I have tried several rams that are already tested on pc,on amiga accelerator etc.

What ever size or jumber setting I try...diagnose.exe gives the internal 4mb ram. ( Awe64 gold) .

Any thoughts please ?? Should I directly speak with Serdaco?

Bad PAL? Or using the value one on your gold card?

Reply 523 of 534, by FISHERMAN

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My order was for a simmconn gold chip. this is what the invoice also mentions. Can i check it on the hardware ? I just ordered another EDO RAM from ebay 32MB PS/2 EDO SIMM Double Sided Memory 60ns 8Mx32 72-Pin nP 5V LGS GM71C17403CJ6 , but i will have to wait a month to verify.... 🙁

Reply 524 of 534, by keropi

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check the sticker on the PAL , is it yellow (gold) or green (value)?

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Reply 525 of 534, by dreamblaster

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FISHERMAN wrote on 2020-10-25, 14:32:

My order was for a simmconn gold chip. this is what the invoice also mentions. Can i check it on the hardware ? I just ordered another EDO RAM from ebay 32MB PS/2 EDO SIMM Double Sided Memory 60ns 8Mx32 72-Pin nP 5V LGS GM71C17403CJ6 , but i will have to wait a month to verify.... 🙁

Hello,

To double check the chip : gold chip has yellow or white sticker with 'G' on it (value chip has a green sticker with 'V' on the chip),
if you have value model and need a gold one, i will send you the correct chip, no worries. (just PM me your address)
The jumper settings look good, so I hope the new RAM module will work. (check this thread for know compatible modules... not everything works)
If not I will send you a replacement pal chip to try.

good luck !
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Reply 526 of 534, by maxtherabbit

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RichB93 wrote on 2020-10-25, 14:20:
FISHERMAN wrote on 2020-10-25, 14:17:
Unfortunately I have the issue of not recognizing any edo ram . […]
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Unfortunately I have the issue of not recognizing any edo ram .

I have tried several rams that are already tested on pc,on amiga accelerator etc.

What ever size or jumber setting I try...diagnose.exe gives the internal 4mb ram. ( Awe64 gold) .

Any thoughts please ?? Should I directly speak with Serdaco?

Bad PAL? Or using the value one on your gold card?

yep

Reply 527 of 534, by FISHERMAN

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Although I just bought this ram for the upgrade, seems to be incompatible. Chip is gold..let's wait one month for the verified ram. Thanks for the prompt replies and support .

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Reply 528 of 534, by FISHERMAN

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Hello friends !

Unfortunately, new ram arrived today but is not recognized as previously.

I will ask Dreamblaster how to proceed .

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Reply 531 of 534, by darkpilot

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Hello guys.
I am thinking about making similar device and looking for technical data on AWE64 memory connector.
I don't want to use already existing project like simmconn (or use it as less as possible) and would like to try making my own using modern parts.
Original source code from simmconn has helped a lot, but I am trying to find full technical documentation for AWE64 memory expansion connector.

Reply 532 of 534, by Jager

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http://web.archive.org/web/19980522062536/htt … gold/ct1950.pdf
That's probably everything you'll need.
Upd: uh, wait, check first page of this thread.

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Reply 533 of 534, by darkpilot

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Jager wrote on 2021-01-13, 20:25:

Thank you.
This is what I was looking for.
If anyone interested I'll post updates.

Reply 534 of 534, by Tiido

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That's a great document, thänk you for showing it ~

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