Amiga Hardware Database Expansion cards



Kickflash Manual Photo Software
Company
Individual Computers, Germany
 Date
2004
 Amiga
A2000, A3000, A4000
 Interface
Zorro II
 Autoconfig ID
4626 / 10
    Flash ROM
  • 1 MB 32 bit flash ROM
  • two flash memory chips
  • uses 64 kB of the Zorro II address space for accessing the 512 kB / 1 MB FlashROM
  • allows storage of software which are run at startup of the Amiga
  • reprogrammable up to 100.000 times
  • extra clock port
    • allows using expansions initially designed for the A1200 clock port
    • the orientation of the port is geared toward expansions by Individual Computers (eg. the SilverSurfer), other expansions (eg. Melody 1200) do not fit correctly
    • when installed in Zorro slot, pin 40 of the card's clock port is towards the front side of the computer, pin 19 resp. pin 1 towards the rear side
    • marked wire of clock port expansions go to pin 19 or pin 40, depending on the manufacturer's definition - e.g. expansions made by Individual Computers are installed with the red stripe on pin 40 (to the left), expansions of E3B mark pin 19 / pin 1 (to the right)
  • optional 1 GB flash module is in development, will connect to the clock port
  • write protection jumper against unwanted reprogramming

    Photo
    Individual Computers Kickflash -  front side
    front side

    Individual Computers Kickflash -  front side
    front side

    Individual Computers Kickflash -  back side
    back side

    Individual Computers Kickflash -  back side
    back side




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