Sunday, April 13, 2014

COIN-OP: mini arcade cabinet build log

My father bought some wood panels from Ikea. He donated two to build a mini arcade cabinet for my son. The arcade cabinet will use a raspberry pi with PiMame and some Sparkfun arcade goods, like a Zippy arcade joystick and concave buttons. In this post you'll find a short build log. The cabinet is 1 meter tall (39") and 0.42 meter wide (17").

Cutting the hpl boards. Masking tape installed for marking


The monitor, a 19" sony sdm-hs95

Build log:







Monitor installation test