Please read item description carefully and check manual PDF file before buy this item. Some basic soldering skill is required to use this item. Golden PIN and dupont cable (or some similar cable) is required to make this item work (golden PIN and dupont cable are not included).
The IDELED board allows to use the floppy led of the Amiga 500 keyboard led and use it as HDD led too. For example, if you want to see HDD activity of your favorite accelerator board with IDE support, this board will show it.
- Unplug the keyboard connector
- Connect the IdeLed PCB female connector into Amiga 500 keyboard connector
- Connect the keyboard to the IdeLed PCB
- Connect the pin of the IdeLed to the pin 39 of any ide to cf adapter (golden PIN, dupont are not included)
PDF English manual can be find here
Video how this item works can be find here
Based on the hack of the user BAX from the Apollo Core forum.
Please note: This hardware has been designed to work with A500 machines and specifically to use with IDE to CF adapter. It might not work with other configurations. We try our best to ensure this hardware work as-is. However, we can’t always guarantee this. Since the customer is the one that will install it on his computer. We don’t take any responsibility if the device is connected in wrong way during the installation. Please refer to your IDE to CF hardware device manufacturer in order to connect it properly.