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« Reply #45 on: November 28, 2005, 08:41:57 PM »

and here we go with the others games to move...

Ok, it is time for me to have a loading tool :



I'm waiting, once again, for some help...  roll eyes  ...

I'm starting with the StarBlade...



... not enough time, Burt is already here, so we'll bring back one of my two Turbo Out Run Smiley

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 confused It won't be possible to load the cockpit, so I'll only take the upright version this evening :



...the cockpit will wait few more days  :cry:



... The Turbo Out Run entering the Lair'  



Ok, back to the MONSTER  arrow



The plug between the cab and the monitor to disconnect, not easy at all  confused  arrow



We are three guys to pull down the monitor  confused  confused  confused  So Heavy my god  confused  confused  confused



... removing screws... without having the right tool... grrrr  :cry:



... 20 minutes, we can remove the seat...



... snow... it won't stop us...  Cool  Cool  Cool



...flying to the entrance of the gaming room  Cheesy



... the monitor will follow  Cool



...and now, the major piece to move on...



Heavy...



Finally on the floor...  Cool



...now outside...



Yes, the door is large enough to allows the game to come in

 roll eyes  Tongue  Cool  Cool  Cool



Ok, now let's move the Gauntlet Legends  arrow



Very beautifull, on the moon light  Tongue



Entering the Nuno's Lair  Cheesy



Once again thanks To Burt & Sam of their help, and Darth Nunette for the pictures

 Cool

Stay Tuned... next step is : bring back the Turbo Out Run Cockpit, and arrange all the games inside the room  Cheesy
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« Reply #46 on: November 29, 2005, 07:43:52 PM »

And here we go for the last travel to do... time to bring back Turbo Out Run cockpit 'at home'  Cool

...living in Belgium  Cool  Do you like snow ?



Can you believe it  shock After few minutes... out of fuel  confused

Hopefully, Freddy fix quicky the problem  roll eyes    arrow



Loading of the game... Dawn  confused  It's snowing... We have to protect that Ferarri prototype  Tongue  Cheesy  roll eyes



Funny  Tongue  guys along the way watching us...  or watching the big red thing behind the car  Tongue  A red bobsleight  confused:  



Opss... let's hurry... snow Snow SNOOWW  confused  confused  confused  



... and finally, it is now in a safe place  Tongue  Tongue  Tongue

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« Reply #47 on: November 30, 2005, 07:56:07 PM »

28th of  november 2005


Well, this is great day... all the games are on location...

So here's a snake preview of the Nuno's Lair in video

Ok, this is ONLY a snake preview because :

- All my games are not working ( Xevious & Tron still to repair )
- There's no decoration, no backlight, and some marquee light doesn't work

Anyway, here's the short vid' :  http://www.dragonslairfans.com/room/NunoGRoomSnakePreview.AVI

BEtter pictures to come soon, so ... Stay Tuned Tongue    Tongue    Cool
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« Reply #48 on: December 01, 2005, 03:08:54 PM »

Hey Bruno,

Congratulations on Nuno's lair, it was great seeing all your progression, it bought back memories when I done mine, I had a big Unit at the back of my Land, I though I would turn half or it in to a Museum "Finny's lair" I had an idea of how much it would cost, as I was doing something similar to what you done, as my building was there too, anyway at the begining I thought it would never get done, there was so much work and lots of money spent on doing the lair, it just didnt end, as i said looking at your pictures they must have known you by your name at the Building store, as you were always buying things...did it cost a lot more than you accounted for too? however when my "Lair" was finished it was worth all the hard work and Money, because it is now my escape from the real world, it like my make believe world, if I get stressed or un-happy I just got to my lair and unwind, and you will do the same Bruno, if it brings you as much pleasure as mine has bought me, you will be a very happy man, I would like to say that people like yourself are great for this hobby, because if there were not collectors like yourself , it would be a very boring community, once again Congrats from you friend in the UK.

-Finny
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« Reply #49 on: December 18, 2005, 09:38:55 PM »

Thanks Jason for your kind words. I can't wait to seen with my own eyes the Finny's Lair  Tongue
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« Reply #50 on: December 18, 2005, 09:42:19 PM »

And here we go with the room decoration  roll eyes

After several weeks of hard research... I finally choose neons  Cool

Have a look a the actual Nuno's Lair status :



















Next step : buy more neons to finish the room...  roll eyes  
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« Reply #51 on: December 18, 2005, 10:07:24 PM »

Opssss I forget ... here's a small video

http://www.dragonslairfans.com/room/neonevolution.wmv

Have fun  roll eyes  
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« Reply #52 on: January 03, 2006, 08:07:06 PM »

OK, since I got new games, here's the new version of the gaming room :





















I can't wait to have my Star Wars & Xevious full working...
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« Reply #53 on: January 21, 2006, 01:06:49 AM »

OK, the Star Wars is now running, so it's time to test another combinaison for the cabs' location, so here's the actual status of the Nuno's room  :









...Stay tuned  roll eyes  
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« Reply #54 on: January 23, 2006, 11:26:29 PM »

Bruno,
Congratulations on such a great games room/home arcade!
Thse neon lights really give the feel and ambience of an arcade, and while looking at your pictures I was transported back to the 1980's!
Ahhhh.........happy days...........

Really those lights really top it off. Are they actually neons or coloured florescent tubes?
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« Reply #55 on: January 25, 2006, 03:50:52 PM »

saluttttttttttttttttttttttttttt  nuno Wink
cela faisait un petit bout de temp

tout dabord mes meilleurs voeux pour 2006 Wink
peut etre un petit nuno ? tu y pense ??
quel dommage que je n'est pu te voir a paris avec les mame univers people
j'avais toujours garder ta page en favoris et je m'interdisais de venir
uniquement pour tout devorer en une seule fois lol

voila c'est fait...

c'est....... c'est .........
je ne sais pas moi....
c'est MAGNIFIQUE !
un projet de bout en bout un rendu superbe digne des plus belle salle personel


j'en bave !
j'en reve !
les mots me manque
en tout cas sa me donne envie
tu doit etre fier et tu a raison de l'etre

je suis content pour toi tu as realiser ton reve
et ce n'est pas tout le monde qui peut en dire  autant
je ne parle pas d'argenyt mais de temp et de passion
c'est formidable ce que tu as realiser

au plaisir de te lire ou te rencontrer un jour
je te fait la bise et a madame nunette aussi


encore BRAVO Cool  Cool  Cool  Cool  Cool  Cool  Cool  Cool
cordialement philippe
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« Reply #56 on: January 25, 2006, 10:05:29 PM »

Quote from: "namfreak"
Bruno,
Congratulations on such a great games room/home arcade!
Thse neon lights really give the feel and ambience of an arcade, and while looking at your pictures I was transported back to the 1980's!
Ahhhh.........happy days...........

Really those lights really top it off. Are they actually neons or coloured florescent tubes?


Thanks Namfreak  Cheesy

I'm using true colored neons light for best results. I admit it's very expensive (about 20 per light ), but you can't have a better effect. Don't go with white neon + colors mask tube on it !!!
The room has actually 14 neon colored lights.
I'm using 'Philips' neon... I'll post the ref. if you want   Cool

Are you starting your 'own' dedicated gaming room  roll eyes      
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« Reply #57 on: January 26, 2006, 12:08:40 AM »

Well I'm thinking of making my garage a little more comfortable!
Did you use any insulation in the roof of your game room to keep heat in? (Except for the black sound insulation I see in the pictures?)

Yes i would be interested in that reference for the Phillips neons!
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« Reply #58 on: January 26, 2006, 09:34:22 PM »

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Well I'm thinking of making my garage a little more comfortable!
Did you use any insulation in the roof of your game room to keep heat in? (Except for the black sound insulation I see in the pictures?)

Yes i would be interested in that reference for the Phillips neons!


Ok, here's the ref, by exemple for the red one :





...and yes, I used a lot of insulation on the wall, and for the roof... my english is too bad for the exact word, but have a look at that previous picture :



...and it's very important : Isolate as best as possible... As you know, Europe is so... cold  roll eyes  
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« Reply #59 on: January 26, 2006, 09:38:23 PM »

...and a new picture of the Nuno's Lair, with my latest game : Indiana Jones  roll eyes      



Damn !! These games look brand new  lol  Cool  Cool  Cool
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