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« Reply #15 on: May 26, 2009, 10:36:27 PM »

isn't it one of the best things in the world to get packages for an arcade project? i LOVE it
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« Reply #16 on: May 26, 2009, 11:11:30 PM »

isn't it one of the best things in the world to get packages for an arcade project? i LOVE it

Yeessss!!! You're right .... I love the waiting, when I open the package and the smell of the new arcade pieces   shock shock Kiss
(the smell of sidearts is amazing  Tongue).
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Galaga - PacMan - Donkey Kong Red Cab - Track & Field Upright - Tempest - Burgertime - Gyruss - Defender - Track & Field Cocktail - Robotron 2084

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« Reply #17 on: May 28, 2009, 05:53:41 PM »

Lol

The smell is very important for me too.

I love the smell of new things (books, etc) Wink
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« Reply #18 on: May 28, 2009, 08:51:24 PM »

....until you're going to install a new rubber mat in your SW cockpit.......yugh !

I'm afraid that rubber smell will persist for quite some time......but it looks great (if I get to install it properly)....
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« Reply #19 on: May 29, 2009, 06:01:49 PM »

Today I received the third and most important package from US  lol:



ORIGINAL NINTENDO COIN DOOR (finally) & ORIGINAL DK CONTROL PANEL  arrow:



Control panel (good condition, working joystick e button - a little renovation and is perfect  Kiss):



Coin door (need a full resto, rust and a little bent but no problem - the coin mechs are perfect  Kiss Space Ace):



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Galaga - PacMan - Donkey Kong Red Cab - Track & Field Upright - Tempest - Burgertime - Gyruss - Defender - Track & Field Cocktail - Robotron 2084

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Q*bert - Timber
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« Reply #20 on: June 01, 2009, 02:08:03 PM »

And finally today I received the last package from Arcadeshop.com  Kiss Kiss:



Plastic bezel for 20" monitor - Bezel - New Control Panel overlay  - New marquee - CPO, Coin and under bezel instruction cards:








 
and now I need only one thing.... the Bruno's help with the measures  Kiss Kiss Space Ace Space Ace

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Galaga - PacMan - Donkey Kong Red Cab - Track & Field Upright - Tempest - Burgertime - Gyruss - Defender - Track & Field Cocktail - Robotron 2084

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Q*bert - Timber
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« Reply #21 on: June 02, 2009, 11:32:46 AM »

Yeeaaaaahhhhh, now the build can start !

Congratiolations with collecting all the nessesary parts.

for you some Lego Donkey kong projects:

Lego Donkey kong 1

Lego Donkey kong 2

Lego Donkey kong 1 full story
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« Reply #22 on: June 03, 2009, 06:38:15 PM »

Sorry Bruno,

when you can, could you give me the first three misure, so I can start to print the plan?

Thanks a lot  Kiss Kiss
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Galaga - PacMan - Donkey Kong Red Cab - Track & Field Upright - Tempest - Burgertime - Gyruss - Defender - Track & Field Cocktail - Robotron 2084

RESTORATIONS:

Q*bert - Timber
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« Reply #23 on: June 03, 2009, 08:33:58 PM »

Sorry Bruno,

when you can, could you give me the first three mesure, so I can start to print the plan?

Thanks a lot  Kiss Kiss

I think I'll be able to get few of them this week end. I don't have access to the cab' now  Undecided
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« Reply #24 on: June 03, 2009, 08:41:12 PM »

Ok Bruno no problem, thank you!!!  Space Ace Space Ace
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Galaga - PacMan - Donkey Kong Red Cab - Track & Field Upright - Tempest - Burgertime - Gyruss - Defender - Track & Field Cocktail - Robotron 2084

RESTORATIONS:

Q*bert - Timber
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« Reply #25 on: June 07, 2009, 06:15:59 AM »

I start with a few measures:



1 = 85cm.
2 = 163cm.
3 = 170cm. (base is 7 cm.)

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« Reply #26 on: June 07, 2009, 06:02:49 PM »

OK Screen, here we go  Wink  arrow

4 : 14,9 cm
5 : 7,3 cm
6 : 3,9 cm
7 : 9,9 cm
8 : 3,9 cm
9 : 9,9 cm
10 : 14,9 cm
11 : 6,2 cm
12 : 15 mm
13 : 127,7 cm
14 : 35 cm
15 : 5 cm
15bis : 4,8 cm
16 : 17 cm
17 : 13 mm
18 : 61 mm
19 : 14,2 cm
24 : 59 mm
25 : 57 mm
26 : 28 mm

take all theses values with an approx of +/- 1mm  Wink
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« Reply #27 on: June 07, 2009, 06:26:55 PM »

THANKS TO DARTHNUNO & 5o0MILES for this great help  Kiss Kiss Kiss

I can start now  Space Ace Space Ace

Please, no angry if I ask you some others measurement ....  oppps oppps jakobud plans are a disaster  Undecided

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PROJECTS FROM SCRATCH:

Galaga - PacMan - Donkey Kong Red Cab - Track & Field Upright - Tempest - Burgertime - Gyruss - Defender - Track & Field Cocktail - Robotron 2084

RESTORATIONS:

Q*bert - Timber
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« Reply #28 on: June 08, 2009, 08:24:31 AM »

Sorry guys  oppps, to start the serious work (cutting wood)  I need these last (I hope  Tongue) 5 measures.....:






The plan for this cab is much more difficult  Angry

Thanks again  Space Ace Space Ace
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PROJECTS FROM SCRATCH:

Galaga - PacMan - Donkey Kong Red Cab - Track & Field Upright - Tempest - Burgertime - Gyruss - Defender - Track & Field Cocktail - Robotron 2084

RESTORATIONS:

Q*bert - Timber
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« Reply #29 on: June 08, 2009, 09:30:36 PM »

Here's more pictures that should help you  Wink  arrow

http://rapidshare.de/files/47464143/DK4SCREEN.zip.html

...not easy to take measures on that cab by the way  Undecided
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