So what did you get in the post today ???

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Re: So what did you get in the post today ???

Post by GoMachV » Wed Aug 09, 2017 6:23 pm

Super fun kit! Build the steering before you install the upper deck. It's a real pita later plus it binds so it's nice to be able to free it up before the stupid undertray blocks access
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Post by mikea96 » Thu Aug 10, 2017 1:13 am

I got my new b6 club racer kit today. Waiting for a couple upgrades for the b6 to get here before i build.
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Post by tamiyadan » Thu Aug 10, 2017 3:15 pm

i got a pie.
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took me less then an hour to assemble and configure.



what a fantastic little micro computer box.

I love being a nerd.
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i got this emulation station rocking and my 3d printer rolling behind me.

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Post by Coelacanth » Thu Aug 10, 2017 5:38 pm

tamiyadan wrote:
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i got a pie.
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That's very cool, Dan. I love how small it is...but I'm going the opposite route with a project, I'm in the planning stages of building a compact arcade cabinet...I want it as small as possible, but still be big enough to have two joysticks and at least a dozen buttons, because some of my favorite games as a teen were Williams games like Defender, Stargate and Robotron. They're fun to play on my computer with MAME and a gamepad-type controller, but it's just not the same as playing on arcade-style controllers and big buttons.

I have a tiny laptop, the biggest 4:3 LCD monitor I could find (old 19" Dell) and all the wood...just need the budget to buy the controls and a USB interface for the controls-to-laptop, then the construction can begin.
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Post by tamiyadan » Thu Aug 10, 2017 7:17 pm

my bother in law has a legit arcade in his basement with vintage cabinets. i don't have any where near the room he has.
I restore all his console systems when they need TLC and he has a vendor that takes care of all his cabinets and pinball machines.
a couple of years ago he asked me to build an all in one m.a.m.e cabinet then he changed his mind and figured why emulate the game just get the real one as there are differences caused by emulation.

so he went big, and i got bored and went small. i'm still messing with it, the rasp is very impressive on its own.

the old skool case is cute but not practical.

I'm switching it out for another larger Super NES case that has a Cooling fan built in and better access to the USB ports.

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Post by GoMachV » Fri Aug 11, 2017 5:46 pm

Just some old junk :mrgreen:
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Post by TRX-1-3 » Fri Aug 11, 2017 6:39 pm

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Not if, but when. Not sure I will be able to resist building it. :lol:
Hope you're doin' something fun.

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Post by tamiyadan » Fri Aug 11, 2017 10:55 pm

boil the nylon before you do or you will be sorry.

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Post by NomadRacer » Fri Aug 11, 2017 11:09 pm

GoMachV wrote:
Fri Aug 11, 2017 5:46 pm
Just some old junk :mrgreen:
Trade ya a Klondike Bar for a peek inside one of them boxes :mrgreen:
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Post by GoMachV » Fri Aug 11, 2017 11:24 pm

Imma need three Klondikes!
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Post by R Cane » Sat Aug 12, 2017 12:48 am

8) Nice 8)

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Post by Basher67 » Sat Aug 12, 2017 2:54 am

Wow! Those are really cool. It's amazing that some of this stuff is still out there new in the box after all these years.

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Post by DennisM » Sat Aug 12, 2017 2:39 pm

That´s just like You, Jeff - Buying prepainted bodys 8)
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Post by R Cane » Sat Aug 12, 2017 3:30 pm

He must live in a warehouse :shock: I don't know where he'd store all this cool stuff...

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Post by EvolutionRevolution » Sun Aug 13, 2017 9:47 am

R Cane wrote:
Sat Aug 12, 2017 3:30 pm
He must live in a warehouse :shock: I don't know where he'd store all this cool stuff...
Just do like me and stuff it all in one big stack. :lol: :oops:

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