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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: 592

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: 919

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: 959

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: 959

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: 959

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: 959

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...
by rbernardo
Fri Jul 26, 2019 11:44 pm
Forum: ComVEX - Commodore Los Angeles Super Show (CLASS)
Topic: A look at the CommVEx 2019 room
Replies: 0
Views: 214

A look at the CommVEx 2019 room

I just took the photos and video today! Have a look at where our show will happen.

http://blog.retro-link.com/2019/07/dese ... -2019.html

Now imagine the tables and chairs filling the space! ;)

Writing from Las Vegas,
by rbernardo
Wed Jul 24, 2019 6:47 pm
Forum: ComVEX - Commodore Los Angeles Super Show (CLASS)
Topic: CommVEx v15 2019 raffle and other prizes
Replies: 8
Views: 959

Re: CommVEx v15 2019 raffle and other prizes

Whether the machine is 100% or not, I will pick it up in mid-July so that it can be raffled off at CommVEx! This afternoon I picked up the PET 2001 for the CommVEx raffle! On her to-do list to get it 100% working... the semi-colon key is not popping up (it's depressed), and the built-in cassette dr...
by rbernardo
Tue Jul 16, 2019 7:52 pm
Forum: Commodore Discussion
Topic: Commodore Clubs?
Replies: 287
Views: 195029

Next FCUG meeting - Sunday, July 21

Happy Ice Cream Day (Sunday), C= and Ami aficionados! The Fresno Commodore User Group has its next meeting from 11 a.m. to 2:00+ p.m., Sunday, July 21, at Panera Bread Restaurant 3590 W Shaw Ave. (corner of W. Shaw Ave. and Marty Ave.) Fresno, CA 93711 (559) 271-0104 http://www.dickestel.com/meet_lo...
by rbernardo
Tue Jul 16, 2019 5:13 pm
Forum: Commodore Events - Both Old and New C=
Topic: Downtown Los Angeles Maker Faire 2019 - Dec. 7
Replies: 1
Views: 291

Downtown Los Angeles Maker Faire 2019 - Dec. 7

The DTLA Mini Maker Faire returns on December 7! We have a table(s) at the show. Our exhibit is called, "Classic Los Angeles Computers! (CLAC!)" Planned right now are Commodore 64's/Ultimate 64, an Amiga (model to be decided), and other computers, like a Texas Instruments TI-99. For more information...
by rbernardo
Mon Jul 15, 2019 6:34 pm
Forum: ComVEX - Commodore Los Angeles Super Show (CLASS)
Topic: CommVEx v15 2019 presentations and guests
Replies: 8
Views: 919

Re: CommVEx v15 2019 presentations and guests

Added to the list... a video interview from the late Jim Scabery. Jim was the last Commodore dealer in Portland, Oregon, being in business since the 1980's. On the video he has many stories to tell of those days. Jim was also a supporter of CommVEx, having his items sold at the show during the early...
by rbernardo
Sat Jul 13, 2019 8:33 pm
Forum: ComVEX - Commodore Los Angeles Super Show (CLASS)
Topic: CommVEx 2019 commercial
Replies: 0
Views: 236

CommVEx 2019 commercial

As the August 10-11 Commodore Vegas Expo v15 nears, a commercial for it has been released! See https://youtu.be/2uQv-6ayhUM Truly, Robert Bernardo Fresno Commodore User Group - http://www.dickestel.com/fcug.htm August 10-11 Commodore Vegas Expo v15 - http://www.portcommodore.com/commvex
by rbernardo
Mon Jul 08, 2019 5:03 pm
Forum: Commodore Discussion
Topic: Commodore Clubs?
Replies: 287
Views: 195029

Next SCCAN meeting - Saturday, July 13

Happy July, C= and Ami comrades! The next meeting of the Southern California Commodore & Amiga Network is Saturday, July 13, from 2 to 5+ p.m. at Panera Bread Restaurant 19662 Nordhoff Street Northridge, California (818) 407-9400 This is our last meeting before the August 10-11 Commodore Vegas Expo ...
by rbernardo
Sat Jul 06, 2019 10:11 pm
Forum: ComVEX - Commodore Los Angeles Super Show (CLASS)
Topic: CommVEx v15 2019 raffle and other prizes
Replies: 8
Views: 959

Re: CommVEx v15 2019 raffle and other prizes

...a Commodore PET 2001 and a Commodore 128! Another CommVEx raffle prize! 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). ...
by rbernardo
Wed Jul 03, 2019 12:18 pm
Forum: ComVEX - Commodore Los Angeles Super Show (CLASS)
Topic: Commodore Vegas Expo v15 2019 - August 10-11
Replies: 5
Views: 1092

Re: Commodore Vegas Expo v15 2019 - August 10-11

Final payment for the room was sent today! We are now locked in!

No turning back now,