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by LimberEight
Wed Sep 07, 2016 6:09 am
Forum: Show-off Corner (Game Boy Zero)
Topic: My decade long GBZ build
Replies: 5
Views: 2741

Re: My decade long GBZ build

username 123 wrote:Do you think you'll be able to fit two of those batteries inside the battery compartment?
Sorry, I was away all week, couldn't back to you. But yes, 2 of those batteries will fit in the battery compartment.
by LimberEight
Wed Aug 31, 2016 5:39 pm
Forum: Show-off Corner (Game Boy Zero)
Topic: My decade long GBZ build
Replies: 5
Views: 2741

Re: My decade long GBZ build

Parts are starting to arrive, so I thought I'd get started on the build. I think I'm gonna start with the Game Boys. I wanted to try and repair one and use the other for the build. I don't intend to cover the repair here, but I'm cleaning and whitening both, so that's the only reason it's included. ...
by LimberEight
Tue Aug 23, 2016 7:09 am
Forum: Tools
Topic: Oxidized Tip Refuses to Tin
Replies: 6
Views: 3998

Re: Oxidized Tip Refuses to Tin

tronicgr wrote:Easy, get a new tip and use only leaded resin core solder (63/47).
100% agree, I never have a problem tips either using lead solder. Just get a new tip and save yourself a ball of hardship.
by LimberEight
Mon Aug 22, 2016 2:29 pm
Forum: Looking to Buy
Topic: [Wanted][USA] Case Modification
Replies: 20
Views: 7344

Re: [Wanted] Case Modification

Is this what you're looking for?

http://r.ebay.com/Q0S0lA
by LimberEight
Mon Aug 22, 2016 2:27 pm
Forum: General Project Chat
Topic: Anyone thought about gutting one of these?(PVP 300)
Replies: 2
Views: 1332

Re: Anyone thought about gutting one of these?(PVP 300)

Here's a cheaper option if you wanted to try it

http://r.ebay.com/BoHaQ5
by LimberEight
Thu Aug 18, 2016 7:13 pm
Forum: Lounge
Topic: Where is everyone from =) ?
Replies: 175
Views: 46688

Re: Where is everyone from =) ?

Wexford, Ireland
by LimberEight
Mon Aug 15, 2016 5:54 pm
Forum: General Chat (Game Boy Zero)
Topic: USB 3.0 Hub Wiring
Replies: 2
Views: 1659

Re: USB 3.0 Hub Wiring

USB 3.0 is backwards compatible with the previous versions, so you should be OK. I don't have much experience with USB 3.0, so I'll give you my best guess. Older versions of USB only used the black, green, white and red wires. So I'd see if the hub functions with only those wires connected. The firs...
by LimberEight
Fri Aug 12, 2016 11:27 am
Forum: Hardware Help
Topic: HELP! Noise Reduction
Replies: 3
Views: 1905

Re: HELP! Noise Reduction

OK, I'm guessing you'd like to use the original av cable for the NES, if that's the case, I don't think I can help you. I think the the audio and video from the pi would have to be run through modulator before outputing from the the NES. [spoiler="Other Solutions"]The first option I would suggest wo...
by LimberEight
Fri Aug 12, 2016 6:49 am
Forum: Hardware Help
Topic: HELP! Noise Reduction
Replies: 3
Views: 1905

Re: HELP! Noise Reduction

Could you post a clear image of just the board you're wiring the pi into, front and back please.

[spoiler="NES PCB Board"]Image[/spoiler]


You might be just better off bypassing it altogether and just wiring straight to a RCA port, or of course you just wire up HMDI!
by LimberEight
Thu Aug 11, 2016 11:59 am
Forum: Hardware Help
Topic: Low Pass Filter Help
Replies: 1
Views: 1369

Re: Low Pass Filter Help

From the looks of it I'd say it won't work, I'll explain below [spoiler="Trace direction"]Firstly, I'm guessing your traces on the back are going in this direction http://i.imgur.com/8Jr0Kkq.jpg But what you want is your traces going this way http://i.imgur.com/rVDtFQ4.jpg [/spoiler] [spoiler="Cutti...