Archive July 2013

Elite: Dangerous system build peripheral ideas

I was wondering if any of my tech-head buddies with an 80s pedigree might have one of these knocking around that they don’t want any more (spotted on ebay):

Commodore 1541 floppy drive


It doesn’t have to work because I’ll be gutting it anyway, just like the companion C64 mentioned over here.

If you have one, or know someone who does, and if you (or they) want to part with it, just let me know?

I’m also on the lookout for the classic Quickshot joysticks too, like this;

Quickshot joystick










Doors in unusual places


Ok, that’s an interesting place to put a fire exit. But it gets more intriguing as we zoom out…


So what’s down there? As usual an innocuous thing has caught my attention and now I’m curious. Thanks Granary Square developers!