HOWTO: Build A Nintendo Arcade

Posted By Ben Goulding, 25 August, 2009 | permalink

Here’s the tutorial that you’ve always wanted to hear – how to build a Nintendo arcade.

Nintendo Arcade

“It is a bartop cabinet that plays original Nintendo game. The arcade is completely self contained with one power switch for everything.

Things you will need:

  • 1 sheet of 4′x8′ 1/4″ MDF
  • 1 sheet of plexiglass
  • 1 set of joystick and arcade buttons
  • 1 posterboard
  • several cans of spray paint
  • an older PC
  • an LCD monitor
  • 1 USB keyboard
  • soldering equipment
  • nes controller ports (ripped from a four score)
  • DB-25 connector
  • 2 cases of Diet Coke”

Click here to view the whole tutorial

Take a look at the arcade in action!

(Youtube Link)


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