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by endrien
Thu Jul 22, 2010 9:30 pm
Forum: Portable Screen Hacking
Topic: Hip gear screen not working?
Replies: 3
Views: 2181

Hip gear screen not working?

I bought a hipgear screen this morning, tested it out and it worked. I detached the screen from the controller and now I can't get it to do anything. I'm giving it about 11 volts from a battery and nothing, no backlight, screen wont do anything or make a peep. Which leads me to believe I'm doing som...
by endrien
Sun Oct 04, 2009 8:15 pm
Forum: Portable Screen Hacking
Topic: How to use this dvd player screen?
Replies: 5
Views: 1381

Re: How to use this dvd player screen?

FOLLOW THE LEADS! I've posted this a lot now. Ummm following leads won't do crap for this. I found a pinout: http://www.camerahacker.com/AV_Cable/RCA_Pin-Out.html" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false; What can I use for ground? Edit: Whoops I posted this on the wrong account hahaha, This i...
by endrien
Tue Feb 17, 2009 9:16 pm
Forum: Forum 42
Topic: Resource for tech projects?
Replies: 4
Views: 516

Resource for tech projects?

Well besides making a portable(Which I might soon enough, got an old ps1 and n64 laying around here) Id like to make actual things like using a circuit board and manually putting it together to make something like say a barrery powered usb charger. I finally got a somewhat decent soldering iron(used...
by endrien
Tue Feb 17, 2009 3:34 pm
Forum: Forum 42
Topic: Question about a soldering iron(Pencil type)
Replies: 13
Views: 1459

Re: Question about a soldering iron(Pencil type)

Bought a nexxtech soldering iron here locally at the source http://www.thesource.ca/estore/product. ... A&ref=2005
by endrien
Sat Feb 14, 2009 12:20 pm
Forum: Technical Questions and Answers
Topic: Could I and how would I make something like this?
Replies: 41
Views: 4782

Re: Could I and how would I make something like this?

Thanks, I'll keep it in mind if I raise my budget, but for now Im looking to keep as low a budget as possible. In that case, I would recommend looking for a laptop with a busted screen on eBay. It'd be dirt cheap, and a laptop within the last 5 years should be able to handle PS1 and N64 emulation. ...
by endrien
Fri Feb 13, 2009 9:23 pm
Forum: Forum 42
Topic: Question about a soldering iron(Pencil type)
Replies: 13
Views: 1459

Re: Question about a soldering iron(Pencil type)

http://www.harborfreight.com/cpi/ctaf/displayitem.taf?Itemnumber=47887 This one's cheap, from a legit store (not some random place in Taiwan that doesn't know the difference between welding and soldering) , and has replaceable tips. Harbor Freight has decent stuff. I don't know weather or not they ...
by endrien
Fri Feb 13, 2009 2:00 pm
Forum: Forum 42
Topic: Question about a soldering iron(Pencil type)
Replies: 13
Views: 1459

Re: Question about a soldering iron(Pencil type)

To be honest I don't think we have a radioshack here.
by endrien
Fri Feb 13, 2009 5:15 am
Forum: Forum 42
Topic: Question about a soldering iron(Pencil type)
Replies: 13
Views: 1459

Question about a soldering iron(Pencil type)

Im looking for a cheap soldering iron so the first place I checked was ebay, and I found this: http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&item=120373854114&ssPageName=ADME:X:RTQ:US:1123 I was wondering if the tips on it are replaceable as the seller doesn't know. I can't really tell because all I...
by endrien
Thu Feb 12, 2009 6:31 pm
Forum: Technical Questions and Answers
Topic: Could I and how would I make something like this?
Replies: 41
Views: 4782

Re: Could I and how would I make something like this?

Thanks, I'll keep it in mind if I raise my budget, but for now Im looking to keep as low a budget as possible.
by endrien
Thu Feb 12, 2009 12:46 pm
Forum: Technical Questions and Answers
Topic: Could I and how would I make something like this?
Replies: 41
Views: 4782

Re: Could I and how would I make something like this?

I can get a PC for 0-25$ then a few $ for a video card with svideo. An xbox here costs around 60-70$+ a mod chip
by endrien
Thu Feb 12, 2009 4:15 am
Forum: Technical Questions and Answers
Topic: Could I and how would I make something like this?
Replies: 41
Views: 4782

Re: Could I and how would I make something like this?

Nah, my ps1 can't play backups, but I like the PC idea more becuase its customizeable.
by endrien
Tue Feb 10, 2009 6:37 pm
Forum: Technical Questions and Answers
Topic: Could I and how would I make something like this?
Replies: 41
Views: 4782

Re: Could I and how would I make something like this?

I just found Mamewah, which seems like it would be perfect for me! Also where can I get a good/cheap controller that would work well on older systems/older games.
by endrien
Tue Feb 10, 2009 4:11 pm
Forum: Handheld Hacking
Topic: Old gameboy color?
Replies: 13
Views: 9588

Re: Old gameboy color?

sadly I have no wall adaptor, How else could I tell if it is a fuse problem?
by endrien
Tue Feb 10, 2009 10:09 am
Forum: Handheld Hacking
Topic: Old gameboy color?
Replies: 13
Views: 9588

Re: Old gameboy color?

the switch does seem kinda old and rusty, but I dunno. Is there anyway I could try to power it up without the switch?
by endrien
Tue Feb 10, 2009 10:04 am
Forum: Technical Questions and Answers
Topic: Could I and how would I make something like this?
Replies: 41
Views: 4782

Re: Could I and how would I make something like this?

Yes but I have 6000+ .rar'd SNES games, which are around 2gigs, when extracted they will be a lot bigger, The nes games are only 120mb or so for all of them unzipped.
Edit, Snes games total to 9.29gbs :oops: