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  1. Swainy

    MAME Arcade Appreciation Thread

    That’s the main thing. I had to fit the PC in the back of mine but I wired a switch to inside the coin door. The monitor in mine is from a Megatouch arcade game so it is VGA. Obviously that means it runs at 31kHz rather than 15khz like a real arcade.
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    Popeye (arcade) Speccy port

    It looks very nice, is there any sound?
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    MAME Arcade Appreciation Thread

    Any pictures?
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    MAME Arcade Appreciation Thread

    Thanks mate.
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    MAME Arcade Appreciation Thread

    Get a proper cab lol Only kidding I bought this for £50 a few months back and bought the monitor for £13 from eBay. Obviously I’ve spent some more on it it since then (it needed a new control panel overlay, new t-moulding and a lot of tlc). Im running Groovymame on this.
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    Arcade 1up

    The reviews have been mixed on these. The control panel overlays smudge and fade after a few weeks use. Also the Spinners on the Asteroids/Tempest cabs doesn’t spin freely enough to use.
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    Your retro youtube videos

    See me play very badly indeed:
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    Atari Lynx Appreciation Thread

    The Atari Lynx gets a lot of coverage in the latest episode of RA: http://traffic.libsyn.com/retroasylum/RA_190.mp3
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    Video capture of retro consoles

    I record my footage using a DVD recorder. You can see how it looks here:
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    jammaplus/forum - hijacked?

    There’s always the UKVAC forums I guess.
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    Retro Revival 2018 - Tickets on Sale

    Recorded live at Revival 2018, Darren Gargette (of Cane And Rinse fame) hosts our Rare/Playtronic panel. Guests include Kev Bayliss, David Wise, Chris Seavour, Simon Gerges, Chris Marlow, Jens Restemeier, Shawn Pile, Dan Murdoch and Hamish Lockwood. http://traffic.libsyn.com/retroasylum/RA_Revival_Rare_Panel.mp3
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