COMMODORE 64/128 PROJECTS
C64 TOWER PROJECT
Please note that, this is not new. A few people already have C64 Tower computers. Some of them are self-built, and others are bought from PPI company. And also I heard that, an electronics shop/firm makes this modification in Istanbul/Turkey. But I guess many of the towers I mentioned above use the original power supply, not the power supply of the tower case.
In this modification, I have used tower's supply for c64, 1541, and a few
experimental devices. Currently I have two keyboard solution for C64
Tower. One of them uses original keyboard with some interfaces and a
easy-to-find switch-box cable. The other solution uses an AT type PC
keyboard. You can find these documentations in the hardware section of these
Related Online Documents for C64 Tower Projects
Solution to Keyboard Problem :
For using an AT-keyboard with C64 you need this program, which has
little compatibility problems.
With these boot utility for C128, a C128 can be booted up with
AT-keyboard driver loaded in C64 mode.
AT Keyboard Test Routine : A step to
use an AT keyboard. After building the interface, you can test it with
Usenet Discussions on C64 Tower subject :
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Last Update: 17 May, 1999