PiDRIVE Raspberry Pi HAT 1541 1581 Commodore 64 128 Vic-20 Emulator OLED Pi1541

PiDRIVE Raspberry Pi HAT 1541 1581 Commodore 64 128 Vic-20 Emulator OLED Pi1541

Regular price
$57.99
Sale price
$45.99

This device will turn your RaspberryPi into a cycle exact 1541 and 1581 emulator. Very simple to set up and start using. No special cables are required.


This unit has dual serial ports so you can add additional devices such as more floppy drives or a printer. Default device# for this unit is 8.


All you need is the following:


This PiDRIVE HAT

RaspberryPi 3B or 3B+

SD Card with files. Download Here (https://www.dropbox.com/s/4eyg0pom1yyazxg/piDRIVE%20image.zip?dl=0)

Regular serial cable



Basic Instruction are as follows.


Download the SD card zip file from the link above.

Unzip the contents to the Root of your SD card

Folder named "1541" is where you copy your d64s, d81s and Program Files

Place SD card in RaspberryPi

Install PiDRIVE HAT on RaspBerryPi

Hook up serial cables 

Power up the Pi

Power Up your Commodore.


Type Load"*",8 to load FileBrowser

or you can use buttons on the Pi to browse 



That is basically it! You can find out much more information at the following site.

https://cbm-pi1541.firebaseapp.com/


Of course if you have any questions you can message me here or on my FB page commodore4ever

LED colors may vary from the ones pictured.