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by Sir Games-A-Lot
Fri Jun 17, 2005 11:24 am
Forum: Forum 42
Topic: C= c64
Replies: 13
Views: 1968

C= c64

I am interested in buying one but where? :? Looked on ebay and the out look there idn't so good not many there even fewer for "buy it now" and shipping is always high. the lowest I've seen is $18.08. Any recomended brick-and-morter chains/stores in the north east (USA) that might have them? tried ca...
by Sir Games-A-Lot
Wed Jun 08, 2005 9:49 am
Forum: 1980's Gaming
Topic: N-Pest!
Replies: 7
Views: 1534

thanks for warning me! I probably would never have noticed that until too late. I may not cut it since I want to have the cart sit inside with only an inch or two sticking out the top.
by Sir Games-A-Lot
Tue Jun 07, 2005 4:45 am
Forum: 1980's Gaming
Topic: N-Pest!
Replies: 7
Views: 1534

Actualy it will be much thicker because i'm using a project box but i may cut that down some. I won't realy know until i mount the controls. by the way does any one know if there is anything special about the ribon cable that connnects the two halves of the noac (the actual chip + the cart slot and ...
by Sir Games-A-Lot
Mon Jun 06, 2005 4:32 pm
Forum: 1980's Gaming
Topic: N-Pest!
Replies: 7
Views: 1534

Update! working on the case! My father Just helped me jig-saw the front(since I don't know squat about jig-saws, jig-saw puzzels, or any thing else that begins with "jig" and ends with "saw" :lol:). pictures: http://www.maj.com/gallery/oranges/N-Pest/npest_001.jpg http://www.maj.com/gallery/oranges/...
by Sir Games-A-Lot
Mon May 23, 2005 5:57 pm
Forum: 1980's Gaming
Topic: N-Pest!
Replies: 7
Views: 1534

N-Pest!

My portable is 90% done! right now I have a GC hipscreen running off of 4 AA batteries. Now I have both the audio and the video hooked up and have not removed any components from the screen so will the A: eventualy kill my portable if used for long or B: rob me blind in batteries? Btw I have only on...
by Sir Games-A-Lot
Wed May 18, 2005 9:16 am
Forum: Portable Screen Hacking
Topic: A new screen option?
Replies: 8
Views: 1971

finaly! after calling all the EB Games within 25 miles I found one that has one GC hip gear left. I will try to go get it today.
by Sir Games-A-Lot
Tue May 17, 2005 5:26 pm
Forum: Portable Screen Hacking
Topic: Camcorder Viewfinder problems
Replies: 4
Views: 1480

Man be carful with those things! I was on a page not to long ago about how to construct head mounted displays with view finders and that site recomended wearing safty glasses that had passed the .22 caliber bullet test incase the tube were to explode and send glass flying into your eye :shock: ! not...
by Sir Games-A-Lot
Tue May 17, 2005 5:02 pm
Forum: Portable Screen Hacking
Topic: A new screen option?
Replies: 8
Views: 1971

Yeah I was going to do a hip gear screen, but then the only gaming store near me that had any sold them and a $40 a pop :shock: ! They actualy are pretty scarce around here, but I'll keep watching ebay.
by Sir Games-A-Lot
Tue May 17, 2005 10:55 am
Forum: Portable Screen Hacking
Topic: A new screen option?
Replies: 8
Views: 1971

A new screen option?

Just browsing ebay for bargins and came across this: http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&category=11074&item=5774806109&rd=1 but before you hit the "buy it now" a couple times that's plus $40 shipping from hong kong and $2 insurence. still $49 isin't bad for a screen considering it already...
by Sir Games-A-Lot
Fri Apr 08, 2005 7:05 am
Forum: Portable Screen Hacking
Topic: What Next?
Replies: 5
Views: 1885

Thanks to bad the only screen i have is my gba with the tv tuner. I woulden't mind using it but I would have to mod all the GBA's buttons to be tact switches on long wires so I could adjst the brightness, contrast etc. with out opening up the unit. I'm thinking i'll go with the hip gear. Since that ...
by Sir Games-A-Lot
Thu Apr 07, 2005 7:36 am
Forum: Portable Screen Hacking
Topic: What Next?
Replies: 5
Views: 1885

What Next?

Ok i'm making my first portable i've ordered a NOAC but i'm baffled as how to proceed with the screen. Which is the more daunting task: hacking a hip gear screen or modding a pocket tv to use white LEDs? By the way are there pocket tvs that use LEDs to start with? I'm sorry these are probably very n...