ludi wrote:Worst case, nothing works and you've got the perfect cabinet and hardware for an RPi emulator restomod. Win either way.
Looking for Knowledge wrote:When drunk.....
I want to have sex, but find I am more likely to be shot down than when I am sober.
Heiwashin wrote:I'm pretty jelly right now. What are you going to do about the cabinets condition.
videobits wrote:Yes...some envy here as well. Great price for the cabinet alone as a starting point to a project.
Two comments: You might check with a shop that does vinyl wraps for cars and trucks. Duplicating the cabinet art should be fairly simple...just 4 colors it looks like.
And you probably should be thinking about just replacing those electrolytic capacitors on those boards. Likely problems due to heat and age. Through-hole components everywhere so it should be simple.
Good luck on your project.
videobits wrote:You might check with a shop that does vinyl wraps for cars and trucks. Duplicating the cabinet art should be fairly simple...just 4 colors it looks like.
thegleek wrote:so cool! long time TR member, haven't post **** in years, cuz that's just the way life is.
frobozz alerted me to this thread, and me being a huge arcade hobbyist, i'm here!
nice find indeed secretsquirrel! over the past 5 years, I've amassed over 30 of these arcade refrigerators!
i'll muster up some photos and share with the class soon...
CScottG wrote:Ah, Nostalgia. Galaga was my favorite arcade game.. Pushed a lot of quarters into those machines in the early '80s.
SecretSquirrel wrote:Don't suppose you have the combo Ms PacMan/Galaga, do you?