Fermer I. aldweb

Fermer II. Gratuitiels PC

Fermer III. Gratuitiels Palm

Fermer IV. Partagiciels Palm

Fermer V. iziBasic Palm

Fermer VI. Connaissance Palm

Fermer VII. Ordinateur Poche

Fermer VIII. miniPortail

Spécial !

Version mobile
de l'aldweb Site

Ni Français, ni Anglais ?

Essayez donc l'un de ces drapeaux :
[de] [es] [it] [pt]

Météo / Spam / www

Météo Lyon

aldweb contre le SPAM

Pour avoir des nouvelles de ce site, inscrivez-vous à notre Newsletter.
Se désabonner
298 Abonnés
Sites web de la famille

Webmaster - Infos
News Amis


   visiteurs en ligne

Comment trouve-tu le nouvel habillage de l'aldweb Site ?
Superbe !
forum.gifForum - Pocket Computer - Sujet n°1374

Forum - Forum
Pocket Computer - Pocket Computer

Warning: A non-numeric value encountered in /web5/aldweb/www/aldweb_com/www/thread.php on line 257

actif  Sujet n° 1374  New 1360 Owner

le 18/03/2006 @ 01:58
par Alison Challis


Hello :)

I've just bought what appears to be a brand new and boxed '1360'.

As a young techie girl in the 80's I had a PC-1248 and bought one of these a few weeks back soon realising why I became bored with it in the 80's, you can barely hack the 1248. So now I have a 1360.

Lots of ideas here of things to do, the first would be to pick up some 32Kb memory cards and to build a serial interface. No problems with the MAX233 and digital I/O :) I turned out as an embedded software engineer after all that poking and peeking in the 80's.

The first offer of information I can give all of you regarding the 15pin I/O ports is that they're the same size as 2.5" laptop hard drive connectors :) So single in-line 1.27mm (0.05") connectors are almost readily available. The 11pin I/O ports are totally standard 2.54mm (0.1") pitch too. The crucial figures here don't seem to be documented that much out there.

Would there be any call for serial I/O cables as I'm tempted to design a PCB with SMD components on it, and with these single in-line 1.27mm connectors, then to encapsulate the things in heatshrink?

If anyone has any memory cards for sale or even any of the official Sharp 15pin connectors then please do get in touch.

Also eager to get into the machine code on the 1360 too. Have been spoilt with 35instruction RISC microcontrollers so the 100 or so instructions of the 1360 is going to be new.

Hope there are others out there??

All the best,

Ecrire à Alison Challis   Poster une réponse  Haut

Warning: A non-numeric value encountered in /web5/aldweb/www/aldweb_com/www/thread.php on line 497
Réponse n° 1
le 18/03/2006 @ 16:15
par aldweb


Hello Alison,

You just bought the best device ever made!

I've had a 1360 since the 80's too, and could avoid the terrible feeling you had because of owning a 1248 instead of a 1360.

About your electronic stuff ideas, I would recommend you to get in touch with my friend Simon, he is the best one for the Sharp devices (and he started everything with a PC-1360 too), Simon's web site is here:


Ecrire à aldweb   Poster une réponse  Haut

Warning: A non-numeric value encountered in /web5/aldweb/www/aldweb_com/www/thread.php on line 497
Réponse n° 2
le 19/03/2006 @ 10:10
par Alison Challis


Hi Aldweb,

Thanks for saying Hi Ah the 1360, definitely looks the part. The 1248 is a little bit limited as to what you can do.

Simon nods. Yep am on his forum alongside this one. At the moment it's just the memory spec I'm after as at £60odd commercially for a card they're a bit high. Would be nice to sell everyone a 256Kb card for about £25 with a gerber'd PCB.

Ecrire à Alison Challis   Poster une réponse  Haut

Warning: A non-numeric value encountered in /web5/aldweb/www/aldweb_com/www/thread.php on line 497
Réponse n° 3
le 20/03/2006 @ 18:18
par aldweb


Well, Alison, if you succeed to boost the PC-1360 over 64 KB of RAM usage... I would kiss you
But I think that this is quite an impossible thing to do...

On my side, my greatest expectation would be to get some kind of external storage (maybe SD Card?) emulating the CE-140F floppy drive. Would you build that, I would kiss you twice

Ecrire à aldweb   Poster une réponse  Haut
actif sujet actif   clos sujet clos   Important! Important!   Nouveau Nouveau message   -   Rectifier Rectifier message   Clôturer Clôturer sujet   Remonter Remonter
Catégories de discussion  Forum 

^ Haut ^