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by Madmux17
Sat Feb 12, 2011 1:05 pm
Forum: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Wii
Topic: Power draw question.
Replies: 1
Views: 1370

Re: Power draw question.

Nevermind. I feel stupid now. Ben clearly does this in the engadget tutorial. Ignore please!
by Madmux17
Sat Feb 12, 2011 12:46 pm
Forum: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Wii
Topic: Power draw question.
Replies: 1
Views: 1370

Power draw question.

I'm working on connecting a flat screen to draw directly from the xbox 360 psu. Its a falcon board psu. The screen input is 100v 1.5amps. I know the screen psu steps down to 5vdc so I don't want to tie it to xbox360 5vdc because I keep reading that this may overload 5vdc from the 360 psu. Is it plau...
by Madmux17
Sun Feb 06, 2011 12:33 pm
Forum: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Wii
Topic: Which Monitor?
Replies: 6
Views: 2654

Re: Which Monitor?

Well I bought a Compaq s1922a today because it was the only 18.5" the local best buy had with built in speakers and jack. I went with best buy because I had a gift card that covered 80% of the cost $-)
I'll crack it open later this week and see what I have to work with. Here's hoping!
by Madmux17
Mon Jan 31, 2011 9:32 pm
Forum: The Trading Post
Topic: Complete PS1 Portable
Replies: 7
Views: 2909

Re: Complete PS1 Portable

Sorry I'm fairly new here and shouldn't have thrown the word portable around so loosely. Just to clarify so you don't get the idea that its a custom portable, its an original ps1 mobile with ps1 lcd. Photo links below. PM me if interested. http://img156.imageshack.us/img156/3049/img20110131223950.jp...
by Madmux17
Mon Jan 31, 2011 6:45 pm
Forum: The Trading Post
Topic: Complete PS1 Portable
Replies: 7
Views: 2909

Re: Complete PS1 Portable

I have a complete and working ps1 portable I bought in 2006 for deployment but never had the time to play. Played maybe twice since and now sits in the carrying case in the closet. It comes with power cable, and 1 controller as well as the carrying bag. Paypal only please. $50.00 OBO. Correction: 5...
by Madmux17
Mon Jan 31, 2011 6:35 pm
Forum: The Trading Post
Topic: Complete PS1 Portable
Replies: 7
Views: 2909

Complete PS1 Portable

I have a complete and working ps1 portable I bought in 2006 for deployment but never had the time to play. Played maybe twice since and now sits in the carrying case in the closet. It comes with power cable, and 1 controller as well as the carrying bag. Paypal only please. $50.00 OBO.
by Madmux17
Mon Jan 31, 2011 4:08 am
Forum: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Wii
Topic: Which Monitor?
Replies: 6
Views: 2654

Re: Which Monitor?

humakabula1 wrote:i cant help with the brand name part but i can say this;
popular screens are the ones with inbuilt speakers, i can tell you its a lot easier to merge psu's if you pick a screen that has its own power brick. (older ones)
Very useful info thanks.
by Madmux17
Sun Jan 30, 2011 4:33 pm
Forum: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Wii
Topic: Which Monitor?
Replies: 6
Views: 2654

Which Monitor?

What monitors (brand and model) are people having success with on xbox 360 laptop builds? I dont want to buy a dud.
by Madmux17
Tue Jan 04, 2011 8:36 pm
Forum: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Wii
Topic: Pelican case 360 monitor cabling advice
Replies: 0
Views: 1301

Pelican case 360 monitor cabling advice

I plan on using the pelican case idea to create a system to use while deployed this Summer. I am wondering if anyone has input on whether it is better to hardwire the monitor to the mobo, or because of the extra space the pelican case allows for, cut and splice vga cable/port to xbox proprietary cab...