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by Ampersand
Thu Aug 24, 2017 11:10 am
Forum: Show-off Corner (mintyPi)
Topic: [COMPLETED] 1st MintyPi Project
Replies: 8
Views: 3994

Re: [In-Progress] 1st MintyPi Project

I don't think you'll need a micro SD card quite that big, I used an 8GB and it's more than enough for thousands of games. Roms start to get bigger for PSone and N64, but the Pi Zero can't really run them all that well. A fast one is always better for something like this, I used this one: https://www...
by Ampersand
Thu Aug 24, 2017 9:17 am
Forum: Show-off Corner (mintyPi)
Topic: 2DS XL inspired mintyPi
Replies: 9
Views: 4327

2DS XL inspired mintyPi

Hey guys! I went for an all black look in a wintergreen tin. Just for fun, here it is alongside a 2DS XL: IMG_5574.JPG IMG_5566.JPG IMG_5573.JPG You can see that I added the shut down button to the front, it's hot glued in place and fits well. I wasn't too happy about the way the ABXY letters were p...
by Ampersand
Wed Aug 09, 2017 6:01 am
Forum: General Chat (mintyPi)
Topic: Shut Down Button Location
Replies: 19
Views: 5780

Re: Shut Down Button Location

That is looking shiny!
Have you glued the button straight onto the back of the front plate part or figured something else out?
by Ampersand
Wed Aug 09, 2017 5:12 am
Forum: General Chat (mintyPi)
Topic: Shut Down Button Location
Replies: 19
Views: 5780

Shut Down Button Location

This new safe shut down board will allow for a shut down on demand button. Have you guys figured out a good place to put it? I was thinking of cutting an extra hole along the bottom edge so that all power management stuff was in one place, and then hot gluing a small button in there to stick out sli...
by Ampersand
Fri Aug 04, 2017 4:05 am
Forum: Show-off Corner
Topic: PI ZERO SP BUILD LOG
Replies: 22
Views: 7838

Re: PI ZERO SP BUILD LOG

Hi, so I made a Gameboy Advance SPi last year, I didn't get a proper board made up or anything that fancy. I used a screen from Adafruit that I had lying around and it mostly fits, I probably could have done a better job of it or looked for another screen, but hey, it works. Here's a link if you wan...