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  1. BB-88 is the new Bidule88

    Soon after my last post about Bidule88 in 2014, I realized that four breadboards would definitely not be enough to complete the project. I quickly tore it down to restart from scratch, this time on a much larger scale: two columns of seven breadboards each.

    This time it took me …

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  2. Bidule88 Part 02: It runs!

    First achievement with Bidule88: it is actually running some code that I've written and uploaded into its EEPROM! Here is the result:

    The parts are connected as described on Homebrew8088 except that the EEPROM I used is bigger. Not that it is needed, though, the code is only a few …

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  3. Bidule88 Part 01: Introduction

    Several months ago, while casually browsing the web from link to link, I ended up on the Veronica project page. I've played with computers for some years now, but never thought I'd ever be able to actually make one. That is, until I read Quinn's posts. Granted, she uses a …

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