New motherboard for the Commodore 1541 floppy drive, Part II

New 1541 Controller Board

Here now the promised 2nd part about a new system board for the floppy drive VC1541 from Commodore. A complete redesign and the merging of different projects into a new controller board was my goal.

New motherboard for the Commodore 1541 floppy drive

New motherboard for the Commodore 1541 floppy drive

Some time ago I decided to give some of my old VC1541 floppy drives a new mainboard. Some drives were in quite bad shape when I had taken them over. I had to replace traces or patch hairline cracks on many of them. They all work again, but looking nice is something else. So I had to get something new…