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by lovablechevy
Sun May 04, 2014 10:25 pm
Forum: News
Topic: lovablechevy's HandyPNP - the Plug & Play portable!
Replies: 0
Views: 23317

lovablechevy's HandyPNP - the Plug & Play portable!

a long time ago in a forum far, far away… there was the first portabelooza ever held. while i attempted to take part with the Handy Gear, i was not able to get it done in time. however, one bacteria went on to make a first ever system: a multi mini console that would play all sorts of plug and play ...
by lovablechevy
Sun May 04, 2014 2:43 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous Console & Arcade Hacking
Topic: HandyPNP - code name: green mushroom
Replies: 32
Views: 20953

Re: HandyPNP - code name: green mushroom

oops... i'm behind on updates... first: i wanted to get the dream gear done tonight. it has the infrared wireless controller. well, the dpad is working, but i can't get any of the other buttons to properly register. i'm too tired to look further into it tonight. but i anticipate i should be able to ...
by lovablechevy
Mon Apr 28, 2014 9:55 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous Console & Arcade Hacking
Topic: HandyPNP - code name: green mushroom
Replies: 32
Views: 20953

Re: HandyPNP - code name: green mushroom

got the super joy iii cartridge "done" tonight. and by "done" i mean 2nd player isn't wired up and i have yet to design the front label. lol! i figured 2nd player i can open up and wire her in when i actually make the 2nd player controller. i left room for the 2nd player controller brain right next ...
by lovablechevy
Sun Apr 27, 2014 11:27 am
Forum: Miscellaneous Console & Arcade Hacking
Topic: HandyPNP - code name: green mushroom
Replies: 32
Views: 20953

Re: HandyPNP - code name: green mushroom

have just completely set capcom to the side. don't plan on going back to it till the 2nd batch after i'm married. it just frustrates me too much right now. and i still have 10+ to wire up. lol so, i moved on to the c64. it's an odd one. it is fully hackable to make it into an actual c64 computer. ob...
by lovablechevy
Sat Apr 26, 2014 11:01 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous Console & Arcade Hacking
Topic: HandyPNP - code name: green mushroom
Replies: 32
Views: 20953

Re: HandyPNP - code name: green mushroom

well... today once again didn't go how i planned. it's not all bad, but i don't feel very productive. i started out wiring up a sega game gear/sms portable with 20 built in games https://fbcdn-sphotos-d-a.akamaihd.net/hphotos-ak-prn2/t1.0-9/q71/s720x720/10155671_284975511679002_3232509534462849131_n...
by lovablechevy
Thu Apr 24, 2014 11:18 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous Console & Arcade Hacking
Topic: HandyPNP - code name: green mushroom
Replies: 32
Views: 20953

Re: code name: green mushroom

worked on the label side of things tonight a bit. had to make the capcom label and then worked on some of the instruction labels. https://scontent-b-dfw.xx.fbcdn.net/hphotos-frc3/t1.0-9/q71/s720x720/10300278_284510898392130_3942849666200457997_n.jpg i now officially have 4 100% completed HandyPNP ga...
by lovablechevy
Wed Apr 23, 2014 10:55 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous Console & Arcade Hacking
Topic: HandyPNP - code name: green mushroom
Replies: 32
Views: 20953

Re: code name: green mushroom

tonight has been a very good night indeed for this project. this past weekend, i wanted to wire up my mortal kombat cart. i got it all wired up, and couldn't get it to work. poking around on the board, i realized that it didn't use the normal battery ground as the ground for the video/audio. instead...
by lovablechevy
Tue Apr 22, 2014 11:01 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous Console & Arcade Hacking
Topic: HandyPNP - code name: green mushroom
Replies: 32
Views: 20953

Re: code name: green mushroom

ok, so i tried the speaker with the game gear audio amp... still doesn't work right. the only way i get decent audio is through the game gear's headphone jack. so i'm putting that one to the side till i can find and get my hands on one of those speakers you plug in directly to a headphone jack. mayb...
by lovablechevy
Sun Apr 20, 2014 11:29 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous Console & Arcade Hacking
Topic: HandyPNP - code name: green mushroom
Replies: 32
Views: 20953

Re: code name: green mushroom

ok, i need some help. so i wired up this baby tonight: https://fbcdn-sphotos-h-a.akamaihd.net/hphotos-ak-prn1/t1.0-9/q71/s720x720/1907590_283306958512524_487381807272807421_n.jpg https://scontent-a-dfw.xx.fbcdn.net/hphotos-prn2/t1.0-9/q71/s720x720/1517421_283306951845858_8076141619904171054_n.jpg ht...
by lovablechevy
Sun Apr 20, 2014 7:23 am
Forum: Handheld Hacking
Topic: PSM - Playstation Micro
Replies: 34
Views: 48163

Re: PSM - Playstation Micro

oh, yeah. but then it went on hold waiting for the correct tips to get to me, which took three weeks. lost interest in this mod. moved on to code name green mushroom. i'll come back and finish this sometime.
by lovablechevy
Sat Apr 19, 2014 9:06 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous Console & Arcade Hacking
Topic: HandyPNP - code name: green mushroom
Replies: 32
Views: 20953

Re: code name: green mushroom

i finally have an update to give... wiring up each plug and play is taking a lot longer then i though it would. lol i knew it'd be essentially wiring up a new system every single cart, but i didn't take into account how much work would go into prepping the famicom board to wire to. and then figuring...
by lovablechevy
Sat Apr 12, 2014 9:36 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous Console & Arcade Hacking
Topic: HandyPNP - code name: green mushroom
Replies: 32
Views: 20953

Re: code name: green mushroom

well, i have the base system done. i just don't have any of the carts finished yet. lol! https://scontent-b-dfw.xx.fbcdn.net/hphotos-prn2/t1.0-9/q74/s720x720/10258986_280440145465872_3187889928207500065_n.jpg https://scontent-a-dfw.xx.fbcdn.net/hphotos-frc1/t1.0-9/q71/s720x720/10246266_2805483221217...
by lovablechevy
Sat Apr 12, 2014 10:36 am
Forum: Miscellaneous Console & Arcade Hacking
Topic: HandyPNP - code name: green mushroom
Replies: 32
Views: 20953

Re: code name: green mushroom

ok, got the controls working and the audio amp hooked up.

means i can get the portable itself all finished and get fully concentrating on the cartridges in not too horribly long.

here is a video of sound and partial control test
by lovablechevy
Sat Apr 12, 2014 2:40 am
Forum: Miscellaneous Console & Arcade Hacking
Topic: HandyPNP - code name: green mushroom
Replies: 32
Views: 20953

Re: code name: green mushroom

did it still have the 7805 on the board? if so, of course it can take so high of a voltage ;)
by lovablechevy
Thu Apr 10, 2014 10:08 pm
Forum: Miscellaneous Console & Arcade Hacking
Topic: HandyPNP - code name: green mushroom
Replies: 32
Views: 20953

Re: code name: green mushroom

well i started to wire up a cart tonight. this is a huge learning process and is taking longer then it really should. lol. i'm figuring out along the way how it should all be done. been working on the pac man plug & play. it's gonna fit so nicely in the cartridge. i was hoping to get it fully wired ...