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by rbernardo
Mon Aug 05, 2019 7:04 pm
Forum: ComVEX - Commodore Los Angeles Super Show (CLASS)
Topic: Just around the corner... the Aug. 10-11 CommVEx
Replies: 9
Views: 182

Re: Just around the corner... the Aug. 10-11 CommVEx

Now I'm at the Tahiti Village, room 2208, second floor, Tower 2, on South Las Vegas Blvd..

A place usually over my pay grade,
by rbernardo
Mon Aug 05, 2019 9:04 am
Forum: ComVEX - Commodore Los Angeles Super Show (CLASS)
Topic: Just around the corner... the Aug. 10-11 CommVEx
Replies: 9
Views: 182

Re: Just around the corner... the Aug. 10-11 CommVEx

For the CommVEx competition gaming where you can win a cash prize, we will have Street Fighter II Turbo running off the Amiga CD32. Get ready for the slugfest! :)

Moving to the Tahiti Village in south Las Vegas,
by rbernardo
Mon Aug 05, 2019 8:59 am
Forum: ComVEX - Commodore Los Angeles Super Show (CLASS)
Topic: CommVEx v15 exhibits
Replies: 4
Views: 304

Re: CommVEx v15 exhibits

Just added to the various Commodores and Amigas on the exhibit list, Matt Brewster is bringing FPGA emulation boxes, MiST and Raspberry Pi. Plus the Arcade Retrogaming MCC-216 makes another CommVEx appearance. See https://portcommodore.com/dokuwiki/doku.php?id=commvex:exhibits Moving to the Tahiti V...
by rbernardo
Sun Aug 04, 2019 7:23 pm
Forum: ComVEX - Commodore Los Angeles Super Show (CLASS)
Topic: CommVEx v15 2019 presentations and guests
Replies: 8
Views: 482

Re: CommVEx v15 2019 presentations and guests

Lenard Roach, editor of the Interface newsletter for the Fresno Commodore User Group, has made the last-minute decision to come to CommVEx! He will have a presentation, "Productivity programs for the C64". He will also be discussing and selling his latest book, "Shift-Clr/Home". Welcome back to Comm...
by rbernardo
Sun Aug 04, 2019 7:17 pm
Forum: ComVEX - Commodore Los Angeles Super Show (CLASS)
Topic: Just around the corner... the Aug. 10-11 CommVEx
Replies: 9
Views: 182

Re: Just around the corner... the Aug. 10-11 CommVEx

Photocopies done! Weather forecast for the CommVEx weekend -- 104 degrees F., down from the 110 that we have today.

Much cooler in the CommVEx room,
by rbernardo
Sat Aug 03, 2019 9:49 pm
Forum: ComVEX - Commodore Los Angeles Super Show (CLASS)
Topic: Just around the corner... the Aug. 10-11 CommVEx
Replies: 9
Views: 182

Re: Just around the corner... the Aug. 10-11 CommVEx

Ack! I was so preoccupied today that I didn't make it to FedEx. I will try again tomorrow. Gotta finish the photocopies before CommVEx!

Still in Las Vegas,
by rbernardo
Fri Aug 02, 2019 9:59 pm
Forum: ComVEX - Commodore Los Angeles Super Show (CLASS)
Topic: Just around the corner... the Aug. 10-11 CommVEx
Replies: 9
Views: 182

Re: Just around the corner... the Aug. 10-11 CommVEx

Photocopies cost so much from FedEx! Well, I will make some more tomorrow.

Still in Las Vegas,
by rbernardo
Thu Aug 01, 2019 6:56 pm
Forum: ComVEX - Commodore Los Angeles Super Show (CLASS)
Topic: Just around the corner... the Aug. 10-11 CommVEx
Replies: 9
Views: 182

Re: Just around the corner... the Aug. 10-11 CommVEx

I'm now in Las Vegas! Tonight I'll be prepping CommVEx papers for photocopying.

Truly,
by rbernardo
Thu Aug 01, 2019 2:58 am
Forum: ComVEX - Commodore Los Angeles Super Show (CLASS)
Topic: Just around the corner... the Aug. 10-11 CommVEx
Replies: 9
Views: 182

Re: Just around the corner... the Aug. 10-11 CommVEx

I'm now on the road to Vegas. The Crown Vic is packed! Not only are there Commodores and Amigas but I've packed in 7 monitors, 2 of which are CRT's.

Truly,
by rbernardo
Tue Jul 30, 2019 10:20 pm
Forum: ComVEX - Commodore Los Angeles Super Show (CLASS)
Topic: Just around the corner... the Aug. 10-11 CommVEx
Replies: 9
Views: 182

Just around the corner... the Aug. 10-11 CommVEx

The Commodore Vegas Expo v15 is getting near! August 9 is our set-up day, and August 10-11 we have the show from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. each day. $25 whether you stay one day or both days. It's in the Desert Wind Salon (next to the Bingo room!), third floor, of the Plaza Hotel, 1 Main Street, Las Vegas, ...
by rbernardo
Tue Jul 30, 2019 3:52 pm
Forum: ComVEX - Commodore Los Angeles Super Show (CLASS)
Topic: CommVEx v15 2019 presentations and guests
Replies: 8
Views: 482

Re: CommVEx v15 2019 presentations and guests

Long thought lost, we present a 2001 video filmed the UPCHUG (University Place Commodore Home User Group) meeting in Tacoma, Washington. Jeri Ellsworth speaks about her CommodoreOne endeavors. Also Peter Hanson, the Plus/4 king of England, speaks about the European C= scene at that time. See what wa...
by rbernardo
Mon Jul 29, 2019 7:08 pm
Forum: ComVEX - Commodore Los Angeles Super Show (CLASS)
Topic: CommVEx v15 2019 raffle and other prizes
Replies: 8
Views: 528

Re: CommVEx v15 2019 raffle and other prizes

Our freebies for CommVEx attendees grows! In addition to newsletters from the Fresno Commodore User Group, there will be temporary C= tattoos, and courtesy of Randy Abel, leader of The Other Group of Amigoids (San Jose, California), there will be CD copies of his club's latest (2018) Amiga program l...
by rbernardo
Mon Jul 29, 2019 6:46 pm
Forum: ComVEX - Commodore Los Angeles Super Show (CLASS)
Topic: CommVEx v15 2019 raffle and other prizes
Replies: 8
Views: 528

Re: CommVEx v15 2019 raffle and other prizes

It's a VIC-20 system with the computer, computer box, VIC-1541 disk drive, 1530 Datasette, a cartridge (to be announced), power supply, and serial cable and disk drive power cable (may not have video cable or RF modulator). Video cable and RF modulator now included! Avenger game cartridge added to ...
by rbernardo
Mon Jul 29, 2019 6:40 pm
Forum: ComVEX - Commodore Los Angeles Super Show (CLASS)
Topic: CommVEx v15 2019 raffle and other prizes
Replies: 8
Views: 528

Re: CommVEx v15 2019 raffle and other prizes

rbernardo wrote:
Sun Jul 28, 2019 1:25 am
...raffle prizes -
Commodore PET 2001
Commodore 128
Commodore VIC-20 system
Commodore SX-64
More details on the C128... it was refurbished by Ray Carlsen.

Truly,
by rbernardo
Sun Jul 28, 2019 1:25 am
Forum: ComVEX - Commodore Los Angeles Super Show (CLASS)
Topic: CommVEx v15 2019 raffle and other prizes
Replies: 8
Views: 528

Re: CommVEx v15 2019 raffle and other prizes

...raffle prizes - Commodore PET 2001 Commodore 128 Commodore VIC-20 system Whoa! Courtesy of Al Jackson of Las Vegas, we now have a working Commodore SX-64 for the raffle! It comes with JiffyDOS and the original keyboard cable. The blue caps at the handle ends are missing, though. Writing from Las...