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  1. Any chance the Asante Card is conflicting with the Nubus Pivot? The Asante Maccon manuals talk about the need to swap a jumper to change the address setting when installing them aside Radius Pivots (say in a IIsi). I had this issue on a IIsi I was installing an Asante card with a Radius card. Appreciate that Iici is not the same type (Nubus vs PDS) but could that be a possibility why it not comes up?.
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    Radius pivot 0379 Monitor Issue

    Finally, about there (a minute later, all good and pivoting fine).
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    Radius pivot 0379 Monitor Issue

    So, an update on this project. I got some more time to re-check things and tried the 0379 Color Pivot LE with my SE/30 Color Pivot card again recently. Here's what I got at first try... but leaving things for a bit of time, I started to notice a bit of a pattern and turning up the brightness/contrast seemed to speed things up... So as it warms up, we get a better picture until perfect after about 5 mins... Thoughts on what the issue is - I presume it's the monitor, not the card? NB: Earlier post with the purple/blue line was the SE/30 Pivot card (not color) which outputs on Blue until you wire R-G-B lines to get monochrome pivot on some monitors (LCD etc).
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    FleaBay Find: Duo 230 with DuoDock and a CL SE/30

    Link seems not to work, but I managed to unpick it and I think this is what you were referencing as first hit (among others on a similar thread). https://aronnelson.com/aron/duoTick.html This, like others, identifies C28 as the culprit. Will give it a go. NB: The PowerBook Duo 230 is going well again. Did a strip and reassemble after I noted some comments re importance of one of the screws needing to be in solid to help grounding or something. Working like a champ now. If only the Duo Dock was that easy to get going! Ta
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    FleaBay Find: Duo 230 with DuoDock and a CL SE/30

    Do you recall what tests you did to fix the error (eg multimeter check on traces etc or are we talking transistor/chip level replacement that got it going)?
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    FleaBay Find: Duo 230 with DuoDock and a CL SE/30

    Anyone tried to get a DuoDock working lately? I got one that was supposed to be working, but doesn't. Did a basic strip down, everything looks ok, not entirely sure where to start - was going to research what common issues are for the Duo Docks. Separately, my Duo 230 boots for 20-30 seconds then just stops. Sometimes it goes for longer, sometimes shorter. Not sure what is causing that, but see it seems to be common and might be IC/transistor related though the differing cut out seems to suggest heat related (as need to leave it off for 5 mins before I can coax it to boot again). Any thoughts from those who've had a play with Duos and their Docks.
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    MacCon IIsi SE/30 with FriendlyNet Adapter

    Any update on this? Looking to do something similar.
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    Laserjet II ntx Error Lights on power up

    Do you mean the "High-Voltage Power Supply" per the Service Source manual, or was it on the DC board or DC power supply? (Haven't been inside the iintx for a while - recall it was quite a disassembly but I went all the way in to check everything as best I could.
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    Laserjet II ntx Error Lights on power up

    I had similar scenario with my NTX. Did replacing the AC power block capacitor fix everything? Where is it located so I can test/replace?
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    IIfx 16MB SIMMs -- Thanks Doug!

    Great work! I'd be interested in getting 8 simms if you do end up making a production run of these. I'm sure here must be some others on here after those SIMMS and have no way of producing their own!
  11. FYI - You can source 3D printed versions of these nowadays, both clear and platinum coloured. http://www.ebay.com.au/itm/Apple-Macintosh-Color-Colour-Classic-LC575-Mystic-Panel-Laser-Cut-Rear-Cover-/222665321688
  12. Per the LC Series User Manual Macintosh LC Series/ Quadra 605 - tim.id.au there's a few to choose from. You could google for images to get a look at what they look like and whether they'll go with your LC 475: LC and LC II provide built-in support for many monitors, including: • Apple High-Resolution Monochrome Monitor (M0400) • AppleColor High-Resolution RGB Monitor (M0401) Rev 2 (M1297) • Macintosh 12-Inch RGB Display (M1296) • Macintosh 12-Inch Monochrome Display (M0400) • Macintosh Color Display (M1212) • Apple Basic Color Monitor (M9103) LC III, LC 475 and Quadra 605 provide up to 16-bit support on 12-, 13-, and 16-inch monitors and 8-bit support on 15- inch portrait and 21-inch monitors. LC III, LC 475 and Quadra 605 support all Apple monitors available at CPU introduction dates, including: [as above plus] • Macintosh 16-Inch Color Display (Macintosh LC III only) LC III, LC 475 and Quadra 605 support NTSC and PAL.
  13. Update: Fixed. Seems that the DB15->VGA cable I had was a Radius one (might explain the cycling of the LEDs as they have special monitor cable usually). A replacement 'standard' Mac DB15->HD-15 (VGA) I bought has it working fine now.
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    Adding Wi-Fi to my Mac SE/30

    Very cool. Ordered the parts and thinking what other Macs this would be good to do on (maybe an early laptop?)
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