That's all folks (almost)
Thanks for backing this project and being so patient with me. It has been more than a month since I sent the last of the kits out. All backers of... Read more
I have one report of a CD in a kit being blank. I caught myself forgetting to run the CD burn program before writing on it with a marker. That... Read more
Everything shipped except for two
I've packed and shipped the remaining kits going directly to their new owners as well as the kits that will be assembled by Terry. There are two people who haven't... Read more
Stuff is going along
Here's what's going on now: All the board-only kits have been packed. All of these have shipped except one: the new owner has yet to reply to the survey. I... Read more
All the parts are in the same place
The contents of the moving truck has finally been delivered. I now have all the parts for the P112 kits in the same place. This weekend I will begin packing... Read more
All the boards are stuffed. Waiting to move in.
Now I have ALL the boards stuffed and in my posession. Here's a pic of a box containing 135 of them. The rest were sent earlier and were stuffed with... Read more
New parts are on their way
My contact at the chip broker has convinced his managers to take back the chips with the bent pins and to issue brand-new ones. I was under the impression that... Read more
Boards are in my hands
In my hands are thirteen P112 boards with their CPU and SuperIO chips mounted. I was about to pack them up for those who bought just the boards, but I... Read more
Logistics of filling orders while moving
I'm sorry I haven't mentioned it yet. I'm in the process of moving from California to Washington. I thought that I'd be able to ship stuff before the move. Now... Read more
Bent pins fiasco over
The bent pins fiasco is over. The replacement chips arrived at Screaming Circuits a few days ago. My quoted delivery date is April 12.
Screaming Circuits told me that the CPU chips supplied to them have bent pins and are unmountable. Grr... On the plus side, I received the parts kits from Mouser.
Boards made and being stuffed. Waiting on Mouser.
The boards have been made and are now at Screaming Circuits waiting for surface-mount parts to be added. There was some logistical problems actually getting the chips from the chip... Read more
No, I'm not going to backorder until March.
The boards are almost done. Chips have been sent to the stuffing house. I thought the order for through-hole parts from Mouser was going well. Then I checked and found... Read more
I just thought I'd let everyone know that I've placed the order for the PCBs and board stuffing (surface-mounts), bought boot roms chips, and surface mount discretes. This appear to... Read more
Funding going through
I just received an email from Amazon letting me know that I can now withdraw the Kickstarter money. It'll be anywhere from one to seven days before it arrives in... Read more
What happens next
Here's what's next: Per Kickstarter policy, I need to wait fourteen days before I get my hands on the money. When that happens, I can order the boards and buy... Read more
Complete kits will be available
I've been doing some thinking and number crunching and decided that I can indeed offer complete kits. It's $170 for everything you need to end up with a working P112. ... Read more
Plug from Retro Computing Roundtable
The Retro Computing Roundtable (http://rcrpodcast.com/) podcase for October 14, 2012 mentioned this project. Thanks guys!