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by Robber1956
Tue May 20, 2014 3:57 am
Forum: Samplers
Topic: Casio FZ1
Replies: 123
Views: 130656

Re: Casio FZ1

Allright! It's working flawlessly in both directions. No smoke coming out of the samplers. Thanx a zillion Graham. Yesterday I was already looking at the Casio_Data_Structure pdf file by T. Sasaki and the NEC uPD7055 datasheet but it would take me years to figure out how to make a FZ to FZ port cabl...
by Robber1956
Sat May 17, 2014 11:25 pm
Forum: Samplers
Topic: Casio FZ1
Replies: 123
Views: 130656

Re: Casio FZ1

Still looking for that Special Casio Serial Port Cable.
Anybody any ideas? Is it an active or a passive cable?
by Robber1956
Thu May 15, 2014 12:38 pm
Forum: Samplers
Topic: Casio FZ1
Replies: 123
Views: 130656

Re: Casio FZ1

To transfer samples from one FZ to another, you need a specially wired parallel port cable, unique to the FZ. It was sold by Casio as an accessory for the FZ. So, is there a way to DIY? Has anybody got a wiring scheme? ....hours later: Went to the Yahoo FZ group, made an account but still nothing. ...
by Robber1956
Thu May 15, 2014 4:49 am
Forum: Samplers
Topic: Casio FZ1
Replies: 123
Views: 130656

Re: Casio FZ1

Yes but that's doing it the easy and sensible way. :roll: You're not a true FZ-1 collector if you don't go to all the trouble of trying to find an old 486 DOS PC and make up an antiquated modified parallel port cable to transfer samples to an ancient machine that can only hold 2MB of samples (when ...
by Robber1956
Wed May 14, 2014 2:04 pm
Forum: Samplers
Topic: Casio FZ1
Replies: 123
Views: 130656

Re: Casio FZ1

Here are a few more Casio FZ-1 disks - Livewire. Only 6 disks, but that's all I've gotten ahold of.... http://www.mediafire.com/download/j96sooichf9odb9/Casio_FZ-1_Livewire_6_Disks.zip I'm working on getting every FZ-1 disk I have (my collection keeps growing) dumped to the computer. As of now I ha...