C64 Repairathon! Part 4 – Fixing the #1 machine and performing the “weak video fix”

August 3, 2019 0 By wbrown

Watch Part 1, 2 then 3 first:
Part 1: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0qC1G…
Part 2: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=44t4o…
Part 3: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fHjyJ…

Time for the final Commodore 64 repairathon video! Machine #1 is finally fixed and then I do the Weak Video Fix on it to make the video output look good. (This is due to a manufacturing error on Commodore’s part.)

Links

Links to Tools and Parts I use in my videos

Weak Video Fix Instructions: http://personalpages.tds.net/~rcarlse…
Donkey Kong Arcade for C64: https://csdb.dk/release/?id=151272
Geek With Social Skills Channel: https://www.youtube.com/user/geekwith…

My GitHub repository: https://github.com/misterblack1?tab=r…
Commodore Computer Club / Vancouver, WA – Portland, OR – PDX Commodore Users Group https://www.commodorecomputerclub.com/

Instructional videos

Video on my technique to safely desolder chips: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XQVjw…

Music

Intro music and other tracks by: Nathan Divino @itsnathandivino​