RetroPie Arcade Part 3 – The enclosure

Part 1 and part 2 of this build can be found in links. The size of the enclosure, and the whole system, was completely dictated by the size of the screen I decided to use. The initial idea was to buy cheap portable game systems from eBay, remove whatever was inside and replace with my […]

RetroPie Arcade Part 2 – The screen

Part 1 can be found here. My aim for this project was to fit the largest screen possible that I would consider portable. Just based on availability and the screen sizes of cellphones I decided that 5″ was the size to aim for. For  reasons I cannot remember this did not happen and I settled […]

Duke soos in die ou tyd

eBay is wonderlik. Wonderlik, maar gevaarlik. Dit is waar jy geld onnodiglik uitgee op goed wat jy nie nodig het nie. En dit is presies hoe ek opgeeindig het met twee skootrekenaars vanuit die vorige millenium. Die rekenaars Compaq Contura 420C Die eerste een is ‘n Compaq Contura 420C uit 1995. Dit hardloop ‘n 486 […]