Archive for May, 2010

Sometimes I get more interesting stuff to repair, I am pretty much infamous when it comes to the Lindbergh game board, what I don’t know about it, isn’t worth knowing.
But recently a game came in called Hummer (actually it is Hummer SDX – the 2player full motion cabinet) came in, what amazes me is the [...]

May 21st, 2010 | Filed under Uncategorized

Rambo LCD tower is completely finished, all the wiring is done, everything is mounted.
What’s nice is I wired up the X/Y accelerator boards, so it can play HOTD4 without any issues. Naturally feedback on both Rambo and HOTD4, simply change Lindbergh to change game.
Anyway this is the finished gun tower.. Enjoy =]
click on [...]

May 18th, 2010 | Filed under Rambo

This is the first cut of the Rambo LCD control panel.

Note that static linear is still present, hence making the control panel look duller than it actually is – need to see what it will look like with the LED under lighting!
2hours later!
Okay some nice results backlighting.
Firstly Yellow CCFL tube – ambient light – really [...]

May 12th, 2010 | Filed under Rambo

Well, well.. Finally I got a good day to tackle the beastie.
These are the finished results (click on the image for a larger version).

This is how it originally looked:

Worth noting that this game needs the Lindbergh JVS I/O to have working output lamps/gun feedback, took me a while to figure that out (I thought my [...]

May 11th, 2010 | Filed under Rambo

So… the kick ass rambo artwork from my main man Sean (MCS-Arcade) has arrived from the States. This means I need to fit in finishing the Rambo cabs, as well as doing the 100 and 1 other jobs I have to-do.
The gun floor has seen better days.

Cleaned and fitted with custom floor matt.

The eye-catching Naomi [...]

May 6th, 2010 | Filed under Rambo