Since I have zero welding experience and also no way to know exactly what the measurements of the shelf was, I began a search for a replacement control panel. For the first couple of days, I started regretting ever getting into this project because I was seeing these control panels popping up on eBay for ..
New Battery While I waited for the new capacitors to come in, I removed the battery and was happy to see that there was no leakage and therefore no damage to the board or traces in any way. The solder connections look a bit corroded, but they test perfectly and a little bit of new ..
Finding the right cabinet I immediately began my search with the typical sources (eBay and the KLOV Forums), but all I kept finding were either broken down hovels or ‘ok’ condition units where the seller thought they could get $1,000+. My range was anywhere from $300 to $700 although I would have bumped it up ..
Thanks to a never-ending supply of online resources and my obsession with Mortal Kombat II and pretty much all MK games after that, I have acquired quite a bit of information needed to complete this project. So without further ado, let’s dive into how I plan to put all five Mortal Kombat arcade games into ..
I own a couple of full-size arcade machines at my house and from time to time, I’m required to perform some maintenance on them. In the past, when I needed parts I would alternate between using eBay, finding obscure items on CraigsList or using the primiere arcade parts store, Suzo-Happ; formally known as Happ Controls. ..
I just recently watched this movie even though it came out a couple years ago and I wanted to share a few thoughts on it. First off, I love the title. Not only does it tip a hat toward two great classic movies, King Kong and Fistful of Dollars, it really sums up the storyline ..