Well, it’s the final post in this restoration, which means, we are either going to be playing Centipede, by the end of this, or, a partly working cab will be hitting the market place…. Read on to find out… If you haven’t been following this resto, and/or you just want to catch up on the […]Read more "ATARI CENTIPEDE RESTORATION – PART 5: THE FINAL MUSHROOM…"
Well, well, what have we here? It’s only a long overdue Robotron update. For those that have waited tolerantly for this next installment, I can only say ‘thank you’, you have the patience of Simon Templar, himself. For those that have randomly stumbled across this blog for the first time having googled to try and find an […]Read more "ROBOTRON CABARET SCRATCH BUILD – PART 6."
Hi guys and welcome back. My it has been a while, a long, long, while since my last update, almost 5 months to be exact. So what has been going on? Well, a lot, I guess, just not so much of the fun stuff. Life gets busy, work and family, simply eat up spare time […]Read more "New Year Resolutions – 2019."
Welcome back everyone, it has been such a long time since my last blog entry. I have so much to tell, but simply no time to sit down and put it all into words on here. So please accept my apologies, but sometimes, the other stuff is just more important. But enough of all […]Read more "Robotron Cabaret Scratch Build – Part 5."
Well, it has certainly been a while since the last Roby update, but now is the time to break the fast and see what we have been busy with. Strap yourselves in returning readers and let us embark on the next chapter. We have a panel to control…. In the last update (some embarrassing weeks ago now) the cab […]Read more "Robotron Cabaret Scratch Build – Part 4."
Hi Everyone and thanks for popping back. Whilst I’m just waiting on being in a position to post the next update of my Robotron Build, I thought I would share another of my current cabs with you. It is a cabinet that I had never seen or even heard of, before I started in this hobby, […]Read more "Raspberry Flavoured Candy Cabinet"
Hi Readers and sorry about the lateness of this entry, time has slipped away from me this last week, but never worry, we are here now so let us get cracked on with finishing the restoration of this iconic cabinet. If we get it right, we may even get a game or three! Last time […]Read more "ZACCARIA – THE INVADERS – PART 2."
Hi guys and welcome back to this project which I hope you will agree, is really going to take shape, quite literally this week. We finished up the last post, with all the wood pieces cut and ready for assembly to begin. If you missed this previous post, the please take five minutes to read […]Read more "ROBOTRON CABARET SCRATCH BUILD – PART 3."
Thanks for popping back for part two. We left off with some decisions made and a new build to plan for, which is where we pick things up today; If you missed Part 1, then please read Robotron Cabaret Scratch Build – Part 1. to catch up. As with most projects these days, research begins on […]Read more "ROBOTRON CABARET SCRATCH BUILD – PART 2."
Before we get into the construction of this amazing cabinet, I want to write a little about why I chose this cab, what it is that draws me to this game and also cover the sometimes controversial topic of ‘build not buy’. Then I promise, we will get onto the good stuff, with lots of […]Read more "Robotron Cabaret Scratch Build – Part 1."