Unhanded Computers

Commodore Vic 20 -1980 - Sold

Sharp MZ 700 - 1982 - Sold

  • Clean and Retr0Bright'ed
  • I was unlucky with the H2O2 on the brown keys.
  • Works - can load from Tape
  • More information.
  • MZF2WAV

ZX Spectrum 48K - 1982 - For Sale

  • 48KB RAM
  • New keyboard membrane
  • 4" CRT B/W monitor
  • Printer - also works fine
  • Two Microdrives. Had to replace Voltage regulator 7805 on one of them.
  • AGF programmable Joystick interface
  • DCP Bus Expansion
  • HB/2090 Interface Prototype Kit
  • HB/2002/S Spectrum Address Decoder Kit
  • Lots of software on Datasette
  • Lots of books
  • Everything neatly mounted on a suitcase for portability. Was used to control PLS for brewing beer.

Commodore C64 - Sold

  • In original packaging
  • Does not work. Faulty VIC and probably also the PLA chip.
  • Working SID

IBM 5160 no. 1 - 1983 - traded

  • 256 KB RAM
  • MDA for displaying non graphics.
  • 360KB Floppy
  • 20MB HDD
  • MDA Monitor
  • Came with a Photodiode card. Removed now.

The challenge with both my 5160 was the harddrive. They did not spinn at all. After removing and cleaning and oiling (wd40) them i got them to spin by helping the wheel to turn. After that they worked fine. No bad blocks.

IBM 5160 no.2 - 1983 - Sold

  • 256KB RAM
  • MDA for displaying non graphics.
  • 360KB Floppy
  • 20MB HDD
  • MDA Monitor
  • Came with Novix and a clock card. Removed to save power. The clock card did not work.

Commodore C16 - 1984 - Sold

  • Wikipedia
  • It works fine with my Sdrive 1564 - SD2IEC
  • Added heatsinks
  • Upgraded to 64 KB RAM with this kit.
  • Has no CPU at the moment. Considering installing a MOS 6510 instead.

Tiki 100 - 1984 - Sold

Overhalt og renset. Alt virker. Z80 - 4MHz - 64KB RAM, 32KB VRAM, 8KB ROM TIKOS og CP/M 86 1 stk. 5 1/4" Floppy 2 bokser med Tiki disketter. Harddisk emulator som tar SD kort. Følger med SD kort med mye programmer og spill. Her er en video om Tiki 100 og harddisk emulering. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=r1ZQ6S5kyk4&t=10s Det er også mulig å bruke Gotek (floppy emulator)

Commodore C128D - 1985 - Sold

  • Wiki
  • Cleaned and Retr0Bright'ed (se further down for details)
  • Install SwinSID since the original SID was faulty. Has to replace the SwinSID with original because the mouse did not work, and some C128 demos did not have correct sound.
  • Floppy was not working - replaced R65C22P2
  • Have replaced missing keys on keyboard
  • Used my own CGA to SCART cable. Gives all 16 colours. Se here for details
  • Using external drive og SD2IEC on a C128D is not easy due to the built inn floppy who is ID8. I found a program that swapped ID 8 and 9. I have to run this program every time, so it is not an optimal solution. Using a 128D is usually more trouble then using a C64.
  • Disabled the internal floppy drive, because it conflicts with the SD2IEC.

Amstrad CPC664 - 1985 - Sold

    • Rare model with built-in 3" floppy. Produced for six months in 1985.
    • Lots of floppy games.
    • Replaced the floppy drive belt. The old was stuck around the wheel.
    • Successfully connected it to an external Gotek.

Macintosh Plus - Sold

  • Motorola 68000 - 8Mhz
  • 1 MB RAM
  • 20 MB HDD - external
  • 800KB Floppy Drive - works after cleaning and oiling
C64G - Good memories.

Commodore C64G - Breadbin - 1987 - Sold

  • Installed heatsinks and a new CIA chip, because i destroyed the old...

Commodore C64C - 1987 - Sold

  • The new motherboard versjon
  • New cooling paste
  • Replaced bad colour RAM

Machintosh SE - 1987 - Sold

  • Won't boot.
  • Bad PSU
  • Has tried with another PSU. maschine does not start, but make noises. No picture.
  • SCSI HDD - Don't know status.
  • 800KB Floppy - Don't know status.
  • Considering selling for parts.
  • Sold!

IBM Personal System 2 - Model 60 - 1987

  • IBM DOS 5.0 and Windows 3.0
  • Intel 80286 - 10MHz
  • DRAM 30 pin 150ns parity check - 4x256KB = 1MB.
  • MCA Memory expansion card with 4MB RAM
  • MCA slots
  • ESDI Harddisk - 73MB works fine. Makes a soothing sound when used.
  • VGA
  • 3,5" Floppy Drive Not working. Using spare for running reference disk.
  1. I have replaced the battery with a Energizer CR223
  2. Replaced bad RAM

Amstrad PPC512 - 1988 - Sold

  • Nec V30 CPU, 8 MHz,
  • MS-DOS 3.3
  • CGA / MDA
  • 2 x 3,5" 720Kb Floppy
  • Run on 10 C-size alkaline batteries. (10 x 1.5v = 15 volts)
  1. Test if pin 7 on the video out gives composite video!

IBM PS/2-55sx. - 1989 - Sold

    • Intel 80386 - 16MHz - MCA, 57MB HDD, 4 MB RAM
    • ESDI Original Harddrive with 930KB of bad sectors
    • 3,5" 1,44MB Floppy Drive.
    • PS/2 Keyboard and Mouse, VGA, LPT1 and RS232

Macintosh SE/30 -1989 - Sold

  • Motorola 680030 - 16MHz
  • 80MB SCSI HDD
  • 8 MB RAM
  • HD (Superdrive) Floppy

Toshiba 3200SX - 1989 - Sold

  • Intel 80386SX-16MHz
  • 5MB - 30Pins SIMM
  • 16bit and 8bit ISA slot.
  • NIC in one ISA slot.
  • VGA / LPT1 / 2x RS232 / DIN Keyboard
  • 3,5" Floppy Drive
  • Gas Plasma - 640x480 / Red/Black - Cracked - External output works.
  • Manual


  • Starts and displays BIOS on external monitor. Internal HDD does not spinn-up. HDD light on.
  • Consider changing HDD (maybe the one from T5200). Consider XT-IDE. Consider replacing screen with new colour TFT.


Compaq SLT/286 - 1990 - Sold

  • Intel 80C286 - 12Mhz, 40MB HDD,
  • 3,5" 1.44MB Floppy
  • Vogons project page
  • Video can be switched to an external VGA color monitor with the press of ctrl+alt+< keys.
  1. Fix Dallas clock chip.
  2. Consider to use replace HDD with IDE2CF adapter.

Macintosh IIvx - 1992 - Sold

  • Motorola 68030 - 32Mhz
  • 5 MB RAM
  • 200 MB HDD
  • Lacks the caddy for CD-ROM
Amiga 600 with 2MB ram, 2 MB SRAM(PCMCIA) Compact Flash Harddive with 4 GB WHD files. - mostly games

Commodore Amiga 600 - 1992 - Sold

  • Recapped at RetroService
  • 2MB RAM + 2MB SRAM (PCMCIA)
  • Compact Flash with 4GB WHD-Load Games

Amstrad CPC464. - Sold

With GT65 Monitor. Sold for NOK 1500,- August 20th 2018

Amstrad PC1512 with original monitor.

Not my picture. Sold August 2918 for NOK 1000,-

IBM PS/2-30/286 - 1988 - Machine no. 2 - Sold

    • Intel 80286 - 10MHz - 8/16bit ISA (NOT MCA)
    • 512 MB RAM - 30MB HDD
    • IBM DOS 4.00
    • 3,5" 1,44MB Floppy Drive.
    • PS/2 Keyboard and Mouse, VGA, LPT1 and RS232
    • Lacks front cover for Floppy and HDD
    • With fixed Dallas chip not with CR2032

Toshiba 430CDT - 1995 (est.) - Sold

  • Pentium 120Mhz - 16MB RAM CF - 2GB?
  • Freedos 1.1
  • CD-ROM / RS232 / LPT1 / PC-CARD / VGA / PS2 for keyboard or Mouse
  • ESS Technologies ESS688 & Yamaha OPL3 (YMF262)
    • Sound Blaster Pro (3.01 )
    • Runs most demos
  • 800x600 Native resolution on TFT
  • External Docking station. and External Floppy (not working)
  • Update: 14.February 2020. Does not power up. The light comes on, but screen is dead. CD-ROM flashes three times. No HDD light.
  • Maintenance manual her.
  • More about the machine her.

TCI Pentium II - 1998 (est.) - Sold

  • Pentium II - 233Mhz, 64MB RAM, 3 Gb HDD, 64Mb RAM
  • Sound Blaster AWE 64 Value - 512Kb RAM - ct4520
    • Running AWE Gold driver CD installation.
  • ATI Rage 128 (AGP) and Voodoo 2 (PCI)
  • 2 ISA slots. and 5 PCI slots.
  • 3,5" 1,44MB and 5 1/4" 1.2 MB Floppy drives
  • Card Reader

Sun Ultra 10 Creators 3D Edition - 1998 - Sold

  • UltraSPARC 11i - 300Mhz, 256MB RAM
  • Solaris 7 - Have original CD and manuals.
  • IDE Controller


  1. Fix Dallas battery
  2. Find and try some games
  3. I made this video of my Sun Ultra 10 Creators 3D Edition.

ThinkPad T22 - 2000 - Sold

  • Pentium IIIE - 750MHZ, 385 MB RAM, 18GB HDD
  • S3 Savage IX8+ video controller with 8MB - AGP2X
  • More information here
  • Installed with Windows 98 UBCD
  • CrystalClear SoundFusion
    • Supports SB Pro (3.02) 220h, IRQ 5, DMA 1. Setting can not be changed.
    • Supports Adlib from DOS. OK, but a plays to fast. AdLib sounds better then SB.
    • Must have CWCDOS.EXE to support FM/OPL and DSP in DOS
  • It supports SB and Adlib in Windows 98SE, plus General Midi. The General Midi from Windows is very good.
  • Must use old audio drivers to get DOS support. The newer version adds DirectX 8 support, but removes DOS drivers and SB compatibility in Windows.
  • All in all this is an OK machine for DOS gaming.
    • Minus for the poor OPL (adlib/SB) support.
    • Plus for a good screen with hardware scales 320x200 games to fullscreen.
    • The best way to play DOS games on this machine is from Windows because you General Midi support, and therefor do not rely on the bad OPL implementation.
    • Demos usually do not use MIDI/OPL so they run best from DOS.
  • Very for Windows 98 gaming - because it has an S3 Savage with 8MB ram. Good for DirectX games.
  • Have replaced the Clock battery


XBOX - 2001

  • Sold the Loddefjord XBOX
  • 8GB HDD
  • Executor 2 mod

Fujitsu Siemens Lifebook S4572 - 2001 - Sold

  • Pentium III - 750MHz - 256 MB RAM - CD-Rom - 64GB CF Card
  • Windows 98 SE
  • USB / LPT1 / RS232 / PC-CARD / VGA /LAN / 56 Kbps
  • Sound Blaster Pro Compatible in Windows 98 - General Midi P330
    • Runs Doom with General Midi and SB Pro effects
  • 12,1" TFT - 1024x768 24bit, AGP2x, 4MB SDRAM

AMD Athlon XP 1800+ - 2002 - Sold

  • 512MB RAM,
  • 120GB Maxtor HDD ATA133
  • Windows 98SE
  • Asus A7N8X MB
  • USB / LPT1 / RS232 / MIDI / GAME PORT / LAN / PS2 Keyboard and Mouse
  • AGP Radeon 9600 VGA, DVI and S-VHS out
  • DVD player and Plextor CDR
  • 3,5" Floppy Drive
  • Sound Blaster 16/Pro compatible in Windows 98. MIDI has to be disabled in BIOS!
    • Excellent sound quality - no noice.
  • I tried to get my 5 1/4" 360KB floppy to work in this machine. And it did, but only when i removed the 3,5" floppy drive. So i decided to put the 360KB in my TCI PC
  • Fantastic machine for retro gaming. Incredible fast - and still full Win98SE and DOS game compatibility. My "Goto" machine for Windows98 gaming.

C64 DTV2 - PAL - 2005 - Sold

  • C64 Compatible
  • 30 built-in games
  • Wikipedia
  • Fixed the battery compartment cover
  • Fixed broken wire

Commodore 64 Mini - 2018 - Sold

  • Two joysticks

Tiki 100

Tiki 100 - 1984

  • Tiki 100 is a Norwegian CP/M computer mostly used in primary schools.
  • Z80 - 4MHz - 64KB RAM, 32KB VRAM, 8KB ROM
  • RUN TIKOS and CP/M 86
  • 5 1/4" Floppy
  • Graphics: PAL-compatible, based on discrete TTL components. Bitmap graphics with a 256-color palette, supporting 3 different resolutions with 256, 512 or 1024 by 256 pixels. 16, 4, or 2 simultaneous colours respectively.
  • Facebook page

Harddisk emulator card for Tiki 100