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POKEY sound chip experiments

The Atari POKEY was the classic soundchip in the Atari 8-bit home computers and many 1980′s arcade games. This clip shows some of my experiments in driving a POKEY from MIDI. A PIC receives MIDI data and two 74HC595 shift registers are used to assemble… Continue reading

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POKEY sound chip experiments

The Atari POKEY was the classic soundchip in the Atari 8-bit home computers and many 1980′s arcade games. This clip shows some of my experiments in driving a POKEY from MIDI. A PIC receives MIDI data and two 74HC595 shift registers are used to assemble… Continue reading

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