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by fdeluxe
Mon Sep 10, 2018 2:11 pm
Forum: Show-off Corner (Game Boy Zero)
Topic: [tinkerBOY] Game Boy 3 - RPi3 and DPI screen in 24-bit mode [COMPLETED]
Replies: 61
Views: 22436

Re: [tinkerBOY] Game Boy 3 - RPi3 and DPI screen in 24-bit mode [COMPLETED]

So for the brightness on this monitor do you just keep it at a certain voltage with the boost converter? And do you find yourself having to adjust it ever or is there a voltage you keep it on and it runs bright enough? I am wiring up for my build but just noticed that I need the boost converter and...
by fdeluxe
Mon Sep 10, 2018 10:30 am
Forum: General Chat (Game Boy Zero)
Topic: Alternative for 3d parts for the screen bracket
Replies: 5
Views: 962

Re: Alternative for 3d parts for the screen bracket

You can cut Cardboard, acrylic glass, wood, plastic plates....
by fdeluxe
Tue Sep 04, 2018 9:59 am
Forum: For Sale/Trade
Topic: [SALE] Retro PSU, a 3.5A Output capable Boost Board
Replies: 154
Views: 42181

Re: [SALE] Retro PSU, a 3.5A Output capable Boost Board

Do your boards support safe shutdown? I have one of cambles boards for the powerboost1000c lying aroiund
by fdeluxe
Sun Jul 22, 2018 9:35 am
Forum: Show-off Corner (Game Boy Zero)
Topic: [WIP] Custom Landscape Gameboy
Replies: 15
Views: 3597

Re: [WIP] Custom Landscape Gameboy

Any concerns about your hand covering the speaker during play? Also, why stick with such a small screen of this could play N64 games—surely you’d want something a bit larger? I'll do that on my second build. I still got some LQ035NC111 3.5 DPI Panels lying around, but for now I'll gonna stick with ...
by fdeluxe
Sat Jul 21, 2018 9:49 am
Forum: Show-off Corner (Game Boy Zero)
Topic: [WIP] Custom Landscape Gameboy
Replies: 15
Views: 3597

Re: [WIP] Custom Landscape Gameboy

Still working on the design:
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It's almost finished. Still waiting for Cambles safe shutdown to measure it out and integrate it into the design
by fdeluxe
Wed Jul 18, 2018 2:52 pm
Forum: Guides
Topic: [Guide] ili-9341 true 60 fps fast refresh tutorial
Replies: 30
Views: 13725

Re: [Guide] ili-9341 true 60 fps fast refresh tutorial

I want to inform you guys that adjusting the screen brightness on this screens is very easy: Connect LCD --> GPIO18 sudo apt-get purge wiringpi sudo apt-get install wiringpi gpio -g mode 18 pwm gpio -g pwm 18 value where value can be anything between 0 and 255 but you can also try higher values. Thi...
by fdeluxe
Wed Jul 04, 2018 1:27 am
Forum: Show-off Corner (Game Boy Zero)
Topic: [WIP] Custom Landscape Gameboy
Replies: 15
Views: 3597

Re: [WIP] Custom Landscape Gameboy

Yeah me too. But that would mean I'd have to buy gray resin or a rgb kit to mix my own resin colours. For now I'll stick with black :) Plus I already ordered black glas display lenses. But I could post a rendering with the original colour scheme
by fdeluxe
Fri Jun 29, 2018 7:30 am
Forum: Show-off Corner (Game Boy Zero)
Topic: [WIP] Custom Landscape Gameboy
Replies: 15
Views: 3597

Re: [WIP] Custom Landscape Gameboy

Helder wrote:
Fri Jun 29, 2018 3:50 am
Might I suggest a second stick below the Dpad so you have options for both preferences and other setups people like.
Okay you convinced me. This is how I am going to implement it: Kinda reminds me of an old school nintendo switch now :D
by fdeluxe
Fri Jun 29, 2018 4:50 am
Forum: Show-off Corner (Game Boy Zero)
Topic: [WIP] Custom Landscape Gameboy
Replies: 15
Views: 3597

Re: [WIP] Custom Landscape Gameboy

I thought about adding a second analog but it wont really fit without make the shell a little bit taller or changing the design of the speaker. Maybe if I switch the dmg dpad with a pocket one...