Vintage Technology Repair
HERCULES WORKSHOP REPAIRS AND RECONDITIONS VINTAGE MACHINES AND TECHNOLOGY WE FIND INTERESTING.
WE ALSO MAKE VINTAGE COMPUTER CABLES AND CUSTOM BUILT TO ORDER CABLES FOR VINTAGE TECHNOLOGY APPLICATIONS (MAINLY AS A WAY TO SUBSIDIZE OUR MORE INTERESTING BUT LESS PROFITABLE WORK).
Originally founded as Hamilton Typewriter and Office Products in 1972 we've been working with manual, electric and electronic machines for over 40 years.
We professionally refurbish and recondition vintage calculators and typewriters.
Video Y Adapter Cable (S-Video)
H0A4PX2 and H0A4JX2
S-VIDEO Y ADAPTERS, FOR
ATARI / COMMODORE VINTAGE COMPUTERS
S-Video is a multichannel video signal composed of two separate video signals. The Luminance or LUMA signal (abbreviated Y for short) that carries the black and white picture information (as well as sync) and a Chrominance or CHROMA signal (abbreviated C for short) that Read more...
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Recent News & Additions
- March 18 2020, Reconditioned - Vintage (1980) Coleco Quiz Wiz electronic game sets bundled with additional game cartridges. Each game set comes with the original 1001 Questions game cartridge and your choice of an additional Math Mania, Major League Baseball (MLB) or Super Trivia: Movies and TV game cartridge. Very nice and lots of fun.
- Added January 18, 2020, a Reconditioned - Vintage (1982) Coleco Head to Head Baseball portable electronic game. Warrantied against defects in both materials and workmanship.
- Sunday December 1, 2019 - Added two more stocking stuffers to the Clearance Items in our Online Store. Mattel Classic Football and Mattel Classic Football 2 portable electronic handheld games. In honor of all the great football we had this Thanksgiving holiday.
- Added November 24, 2019 - Mattel Classic Basketball and Mattel Classic Baseball portable electronic handheld games to the Clearance Items in our Online Store.
(Nice Inexpensive Stocking Stuffers for Vintage Gamers.)
- May 30, 2019. Added Reconditioned - Vintage (1981) Coleco Quiz Wiz Challenger Game. Remember when people actually used to get together and spend the night sitting around a table to play games? Electronic computerized question and answer game.
- May 24 2019 New Product Announcement. ++ Added New ++ 12 Foot version of our popular S-Video Monitor TV Cable for vintage Commodore home computers. Now with optional audio connectors 12' Commodore Video Monitor TV Cable (S-Video + External Audio) C-64 / C-128. You can choose to configure your cable with either 3.5mm or RCA female jacks for audio connections.
- New Product Announcement. May 1 2019 ** Added ** NEW 12 FT VERSION of our popular Atari Video Monitor TV Cable with S-Video connector and optional audio connectors 12' Atari Video Monitor TV Cable (S-Video + External Audio). You can choose to configure your cable with either 3.5mm or RCA female jacks for audio connections.
- April 22 2019 - Had my operation for an umbilical hernia last Tuesday here at the hospital in Niagara Falls. Still kind of laid up in bed not moving around much. Apologies to those waiting for product orders or repair work and waiting for returned correspondence or telephone calls.
- Added March 31, 2019 - Reconditioned Vintage 1980 Pocket Simon portable electronic game from Milton Bradley. Very nice blast from the past.
- March 26, 2019. Vintage Portable Electronic Games added from Entex Electronics. Electronic Poker (Original in Box) and Jackpot (Electronic Gin Rummy & Black Jack).
- Added Jan. 28 - Reconditioned Atari 2600 (JR) Video Computer System. Includes New AC Adapter and New Video Cable to attach directly to modern TV's.
- January 21, 2019. New Product Announcement - Our new 9V Battery Eliminator. Allows you to power any device requiring a 9V battery with a compatible AC Adapter (9VDC Center Positive with audio style plug - Sold Separately).
Spring Featured Products
COLECO GEMINI PARTS TO GO!!!
NEW PARTS AND ACCESSORIES FOR VINTAGE COLECO GEMINI VIDEO GAME SYSTEMS. THESE ARE REPLACEMENT PARTS FOR THE ORIGINAL COLECO PART NUMBERS.
AVAILABLE FROM OUR Online Store OR BY Mail Order.
MADE USING HIGH QUALITY PARTS AND COMPONENTS RIGHT HERE IN OUR WORKSHOP IN NIAGARA FALLS. EACH ITEM IS TESTED AND FULLY WARRANTIED AGAINST DEFECTS IN BOTH WORKMANSHIP AND MATERIALS.
|REORDER NO. H0C1PF9
THESE ARE VERY HIGH QUALITY COAXIAL SHIELDED RG6 CABLES, 75 OHM INPUT IMPEDANCE AND VERY HIGH EMI AND RFI NOISE REJECTION. EACH CABLE INCLUDES AN F-JACK - RCA ADAPTER FOR CONNECTION TO AN COLECO COMPUTER. CABLE CONNECTS DIRECTLY TO THE COAX CABLE TV CONNECTION ON THE BACK OF ANY MODERN TV.
|REORDER NO. H1CG0000
WE UNPACK AND TEST ALL NEW AC ADAPTERS BEFORE SHIPPING. ADAPTERS ARE 100% GUARANTEED FUNCTIONAL. ALL NEW AC ADAPTERS COME WITH A 2 YEAR WARRANTY.
|REORDER NO. H0C9PCY
USED TO ALLOW PLAYING OF 4 PLAYER GAMES ON THE COLECO GEMINI VIDEO GAME SYSTEM BY CONNECTING TWO HAND CONTROLLERS INTO THE SOCKETS IN THE FRONT OF THE CONSOLE UNIT. Y CONNECTOR.