DIN 8 and Power from Super SD System 3

Juli 2nd, 2018

As I have open the Super SD System 3 for the Audiofix. I change the Mini Din A/V Connector to my common 8 Pin DIN connector, because I have a lot of consolse fitted with this same connector.

PCE_PowerInputviaEx_Port4

I am not a friend of cables from different sides of a console. So i put both RGB and Power supply in the back and have a nice looking PC-Engine Combo

PCE_PowerInputviaEx_Port3

Pinout RGB

 

scart_PC-Engine_French_Layout_2016

The Powersupply +9V at the red wires GND at the black wires

PCE_PowerInputviaEx_Port1

I used a big diode to avoid wrong input voltage

PCE_PowerInputviaEx_Port2

PCE_PowerInputviaEx_Port5

Super SD System 3 Audio Fix

Juli 2nd, 2018

you can hear a lot of digital noise, when accession SD Card. This fix solve it and we have silence :-)
With the help of a single 10uF 10V Elko its done. Minus at the yellow Cap, Plus to the via

SSDS3Audio_Fix10u10V

Speedy TDS Atari 1050 Mod

Juni 26th, 2018

Hi there,

I put a Speedy TDS into a Atari 1050 Diskdrive inspired from Wolfram Fischers Version

speedyTDS_1050 (17) speedyTDS_1050 (18) speedyTDS_1050 (10) speedyTDS_1050 (11) speedyTDS_1050 (13) speedyTDS_1050 (15) speedyTDS_1050 (14)

PC Engine DUO Monitor PI-LM1 recap

Juni 26th, 2018

I got these rare item and it needs a recap…

PC Engine DUO Monitor PI-LM1 (11) PC Engine DUO Monitor PI-LM1 (10) PC Engine DUO Monitor PI-LM1 (9) PC Engine DUO Monitor PI-LM1 (8) PC Engine DUO Monitor PI-LM1 (7) PC Engine DUO Monitor PI-LM1 (6) PC Engine DUO Monitor PI-LM1 (4) PC Engine DUO Monitor PI-LM1 (5) PC Engine DUO Monitor PI-LM1 (2) PC Engine DUO Monitor PI-LM1 (3) PC Engine DUO Monitor PI-LM1 (1) PC Engine DUO Monitor PI-LM1 (12)

recap of Gameboy Classic DMG 01

Juni 26th, 2018

Its time to do a recap of the good old classic DMG 01

two pcbs with some elkos. I repaced all elkos to keramic caps.

2x 100u/ 6,3V

2x 100u /10V

1x 33u / 25V

2x 10u / 16V

recap

display/gamepad pcb

2x 100u /16V

5x 1u / 50V

1x 10u / 25V

 

 

recap1

here we go

recap2

the!cart and the right case

März 12th, 2018

finaly I got the!cart and it needed the right home.

With the help of a cutter knife, dremel and hotglue it fits into a classic Atari 800 Cartridge.

the!cart (1)

the!cart (2)

the!cart (3)

the!cart (4)

the!cart (5)

the!cart (6)

7mm height

the!cart (7)

the!cart (8)

the!cart (9)

the!cart (10)

 

 

the!cart (11)

 

 

 

 

compare_a800Carts

 

Label in Atari 400/800 Style

THE!CART – Font: Salzburg-Bold
COMPUTER GAMES – Font: Salzburg-Regular
USE WITH CONSOLE… – Font: Salzburg-Bold
CXL4042 – Font: HammerFat

 

THE!CART_CXL4042_Label_Dark_Background_white_text_width_5,59cm

 

Vectrex Recap Chart

März 7th, 2018

Here you can find a colorized Recap Chart for the Vectrex

It is based on console5

Vectrex_Replacement_Chart

PSOne recap

Februar 8th, 2018

I got a really new boxed PSOne and it didn’t work. It wasn’t play any disc :-(

So i decided to do a complete recap of the smd caps.

PSone102_mainboard

I used a lot of ceramic caps and for the 220u new SMD caps

PSOne_After_Recap_with_old_caps

And how wonderful, after recap it plays all CDs :-)

Here is a recap map I put the values of the replacement voltage often higher as the original values

PS_One_SCPH-101_PAL_Recap_MAP

Atari sio2sd in a Atari 1064 case

Januar 22nd, 2018

I bought a cheap sio2sd and put it into a Atari 1064case.

Inspired from http://atariage.com/forums/topic/175988-new-case-for-my-sio2sd/

Some dremel, hotglue and time…

sio2sd_atari_1064case_1

sio2sd_atari_1064case_4

sio2sd_atari_1064case_3

sio2sd_atari_1064case_2

Sega Nomad recap

Januar 15th, 2018

Caps of the Sega Nomad needed to be exchanged. We used ceramics instead

look here before

nomad_startup_1

nomad_startup_2

nomad_startup_3

and after

nomad_after_recap_1