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by Da Shimsta
Tue Dec 01, 2009 2:02 pm
Forum: Case Construction
Topic: Portable Desktop PC
Replies: 41
Views: 39740

Re: Portable Desktop PC

Im definitely up for your design challenge. It would be easier if you email me schima@rpi.edu

i have a couple machine shops/3d printers/waterjet machine available at my school so send me an email and we can get a design going
by Da Shimsta
Thu Oct 22, 2009 4:07 pm
Forum: Case Construction
Topic: Portable Desktop PC
Replies: 41
Views: 39740

Re: Portable Desktop PC

I'd love to help and i have the abilities to. you should take an old POS tower and remove the inner frame from that you can cut and weld it to make the entire chassis smaller but the point is you have the mounting of the hard drives and disc drives and mobo n everything. you can completely remove th...
by Da Shimsta
Sun Aug 30, 2009 10:47 am
Forum: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Wii
Topic: Xbox 360 controller Led mod
Replies: 11
Views: 3492

Re: Xbox 360 controller Led mod

you have to get yourself a nice soldering iron with a VERY fine tip and variable temperature... i like to solder on PCB boards at like 700 degrees cause i can just quickly touch the board n pull the iron back then put the wire down into the liquid pool of solder... but u need to secure the pcb "tin"...
by Da Shimsta
Sun Aug 30, 2009 10:29 am
Forum: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Wii
Topic: touch sensitive volume controller?
Replies: 6
Views: 2432

Re: touch sensitive volume controller?

search for a membrane potentiometer... thats what your looking for. they vary the voltage running thru them based on where u push... here ya go! http://www.sparkfun.com/commerce/product_info.php?products_id=9091" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false; expensive tho btw... but u wire it in lik...
by Da Shimsta
Thu Feb 22, 2007 9:09 am
Forum: 2000's Gaming
Topic: GCp and Batteries
Replies: 13
Views: 2904

Mr. Obvious

Im not stupid, im just to lazy to write amp hours I thought that people would realized what i mean... Any way max amps are totally useless information to us, so quite frankly i dont think anyone would have gotten the 2 confused thanks... And about batteries, 12 volts is what the gamecube needs as a ...
by Da Shimsta
Wed Feb 07, 2007 8:53 am
Forum: 2000's Gaming
Topic: a old XBOX, GAMECUBE...and DELL
Replies: 7
Views: 1576

GAMECUBE

im workn on a portable gamecube myself and the problem that i have found is the disk drive The mobo and chassis for the mobo are about 1 inch thick so pretty tiny but the disc drive takes about 1.5 inches My gamecube right now assembled stacked like a normal cube is actualy only about 3.5 inches whi...
by Da Shimsta
Mon Feb 05, 2007 9:23 am
Forum: Case Construction
Topic: Mounting Batteries Internally
Replies: 9
Views: 3231

DEE DEE DEE

i also make battle bots (the robots that fight each other) We screw down 2 pieces of velcro and then velcro the batterys in.

It works perfectly
by Da Shimsta
Sat Feb 03, 2007 12:13 am
Forum: 2000's Gaming
Topic: GCp and Batteries
Replies: 13
Views: 2904

Batteries

I am workin on my own portable Gamecube and it will run off of 3a = 3000ma 12 volt batteries It'll run much lower also Also since non of you guys seem to realize this, if a device draws 2 amps at 12 volts, and its connected to a 12 volt 4 amp battery then it will draw 2 amps from that battery and le...