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by rubber_jonnie
Mon Jul 02, 2018 12:45 pm
Forum: CHAT FORUM
Topic: Joystick cloning
Replies: 24
Views: 384

Re: Joystick cloning

I think the only switches I remember seeing, on the metal dome ones like in the classic 2600 joystick.. And the microswitches which I think were in the stigma ray joystick, where I think there was a spring on top which the joysticks have pressed down.. What I remember there was always prone to brea...
by rubber_jonnie
Mon Jul 02, 2018 10:58 am
Forum: CHAT FORUM
Topic: Joystick cloning
Replies: 24
Views: 384

Re: Joystick cloning

Possible I guess.. Can get the metal "domes" easy enough, I planned to use them in my initial designs. Though a actual joystick like the bug I think actually uses switches.. really need to break one apart at some point and look how its put together. Yeah, the bug uses microswitches, as did a number...
by rubber_jonnie
Mon Jul 02, 2018 10:51 am
Forum: CHAT FORUM
Topic: Used a fish finger on a touch screen
Replies: 5
Views: 96

Re: Used a fish finger on a touch screen

My plan to replace all of my fingers with fish fingers looks like it's a goer then...............
by rubber_jonnie
Sun Jul 01, 2018 3:25 pm
Forum: CHAT FORUM
Topic: Used a fish finger on a touch screen
Replies: 5
Views: 96

Re: Used a fish finger on a touch screen

Breadcrumbed or battered?
by rubber_jonnie
Sun Jul 01, 2018 3:23 pm
Forum: CHAT FORUM
Topic: Joystick cloning
Replies: 24
Views: 384

Re: Joystick cloning

What about cloning these? IMG_20180701_104323.jpg They are quite small, and could probably be easily replicated by 3d printing, and the internal PCBs are simple enough to replicate too. IMG_20180701_103211.jpg The difficult part might be the rubber hats, but it might be feasible to replace with smal...
by rubber_jonnie
Fri Jun 22, 2018 4:07 pm
Forum: CHAT FORUM
Topic: Dropping sales concerns
Replies: 31
Views: 715

Re: Dropping sales concerns

I know I have been diverted away from Atari projects at the weekends, since the good weather has meant I have had to do maintenance around the house.

I'm definitely more active in winter.
by rubber_jonnie
Thu Jun 21, 2018 4:47 pm
Forum: CHAT FORUM
Topic: My boosted UPSU
Replies: 2
Views: 110

Re: My boosted UPSU

Danger Will Robinson!
by rubber_jonnie
Thu Jun 21, 2018 4:44 pm
Forum: PSU (power supplies)
Topic: Dead Exxos PSU out of the blue
Replies: 29
Views: 664

Re: Dead Exxos PSU out of the blue

Atarian Computing wrote:
Thu Jun 21, 2018 3:28 pm
A UPS is a must. I have a APC SmartUPS 1400VA in my rack. Brings comfort to my soul when I hear it clicking away during power fluctuations.
Just refreshed the batteries in mine, also an APC. Since I'm running VM's, and power is crappy round my way atm, I wouldn't have it any other way!
by rubber_jonnie
Wed Jun 20, 2018 11:51 am
Forum: FOR SALE & WANTED
Topic: UltraSatan wanted
Replies: 7
Views: 236

Re: UltraSatan wanted

Petari wrote:
Wed Jun 20, 2018 11:02 am
I rather give 80-85 Euros for US. And actually, it must be US because SW development.
Fair enough.
by rubber_jonnie
Wed Jun 20, 2018 10:30 am
Forum: FOR SALE & WANTED
Topic: UltraSatan wanted
Replies: 7
Views: 236

Re: UltraSatan wanted

Would this be of any use?

https://www.arananet.net/pedidos/product/satandisk-v4/

Obviously I appreciate it isn't an UltraSatan.