Compact Flash IDE Adapter, XT-CF XT-IDE Parts (Sergey Kiselev) For Sale
Compact Flash IDE Adapter, XT-CF XT-IDE Parts (Sergey Kiselev):
Short Summary: This is hard drive emulator which allows you to use a Compact Flash Card like a solid-statedisk on your retro IBM PC Compatible computer.Build Time: 1 hourSkills: Intermediate (surface mount soldering involved due to the CF connector) (fully assembled version also available see my other listings)Specs: 8 Bit IDEMaximum in DOS 6.22: 2GB per partition.Software: Pre-installed & Bootable FreeDOS 1.3 option also available see details below.
This is a great drop-in replacement for your old mechanicaldrives on your IBM PC Compatible computers. All solid state nothing to break down. Assembly andInstruction manual included.
This card is a remake of James Pearce's XT-CF-Lite card, which in its turn is a simplified version of his CPLD based XT-CF card andshares some ideas with XT-IDE card. This card allows connecting a Compact Flash (CF) card to computers with ISA bus and using it as a mass storage device. The card also supports BIOS extension ROM.
This kit is based on anopen-sourcedesign.This Compact Flash IDE Adapter along with the ISA-backplane kit which I sell separately (see my other listings) is used to build a fully functioning IBM PC clone which is able to run most of the IBM/PC compatible software of the era.
Return Policy:I fully support thisproduct;all chips are individually tested during kit assembly.However,ifthings don't go accordingtoplan due to a badsolder job or any other reason, no problem. Msg me and I will try to help debug any issues with the build. If all else fails return the partially assembled kit and all the parts for a full refund + original shipping.(Notoffered on internationalshipments, see notes below)
Following can be purchased independently (simply select and add to cart):1 Compact Flash Card with Bootable FreeDOS 1.3 pre-installed. Just plug it in and boot up your machine. No worries about installing DOS from floppies.1 USB to Compact Flash Adapter (Generic) Use this adapter with a modern computer to read/write to the compact flash card.
Complete KitThe complete kit is composed of the PCB bracket and all the components needed to complete the build: (CF Card not included)
- Two cards on a single machine are not supported even if they are on a different address.
- This is an advanced electronics project and success in the first attempt is not guaranteed.
- Chips are mix of new, new/old stock and renewed/refurbished, some chips may show their age.
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- EEPROM comes pre-programmed
- If purchasing the non-fully assembled version,then you will need to solder on a surface mount style CF connector. Solder paste has flux mixed in and over time it degrades. To ensure a good quality solder job please use paste that is fairly new (< few months old) else solder will form bridges.
- Solder on the connector first. Once its soldered-oncheck for shorts before proceeding with installing the rest of the components
- Regarding refunds forinternational orders. International shipping is expensive so unfortunately the products I send international will need be sold as is with no returns/replacements. I will continue to offer support on how to resolve issues and if replacement parts are needed then those can be purchased separately.
I also sell the ISA backplane with parts compatible with this processor board. Please see my other listing.
This kit is based on an open-sourcedesign. Parts are readily available online. The majority of the cost of the kit is the integrated chips. I only make a very small commission to offset the selling fees and time spent assembling the kit and providing support.
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HP 200LX HP 100LX PALMTOP Compact Flash PCMCIA Card 16MB 32MB 64MB 128MB 256MB
HP 95LX PALMTOP Compact Flash PCMCIA Card 32MB
SIEMENS, COMPACT FLASH CARD, 6SL30540AA011AA0, SINAMICS S 120 SOFTWARE LICENSE