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…"
Welcome back everyone. With winter on the back foot, temperatures on the up and lockdown still, well, locking us down, what better a time, to get back into fixing up this cabinet. If you haven’t been following this resto, and you want to catch up on the work so far, then click here Atari Centipede […]Read more "ATARI CENTIPEDE RESTORATION – PART 4: IT’S THE LITTLE THINGS…"
Welcome back readers. Do I have an update for you. That’s not a question, I really do, and it’s a good one. So, get settled in and read on. As always, if you missed the start of this restoration story, then you can catch up HERE, before reading on. For those that are up to […]Read more "ATARI ASTEROIDS COCKTAIL RESTORATION – PART 3"
Welcome back readers. Things are moving apace, not something I ever thought I would write on here, so without any delay, let’s read on. If you missed the start of this restoration story, then you can catch up here, before reading on. For those ready to go, grab a brew, get comfy and prepare to […]Read more "ATARI ASTEROIDS COCKTAIL RESTORATION – PART 2"
Hi everyone and thanks for stopping by, again. Once more things have gotten a little busy in real life stuff, which has put the brakes on the fun stuff a little, but, where time has allowed, I have been tinkering away with the restoration of my Atari Asteroids Cocktail cabinet. You can read more about […]Read more "Atari Asteroids Cocktail Restoration – Part 1"
Hi guys and welcome back. As promised (*read ‘hoped’), I have managed to keep the momentum going with this build, I think through a mix of being reinvigorated along with some, much needed, days off work. It’s not quite there, but it’s close. In fact it is so close I can smell those Grunts, running scared…. […]Read more "ROBOTRON CABARET SCRATCH BUILD – PART 7."
Hi everyone and thanks for dropping by again. Today I am going to recount a recent road trip, north, to Glasgow and the adventure that unfolded in front of me leading to a most unexpected, yet very welcomed surprise. But first, we need to set the scene…. It was a Friday, in mid-May and I […]Read more "An Arcade Road Trip – Way up North…"
Hi guys and thanks for coming back to my blog. It has officially been bladdy ages since I posted anything here. I had hoped to keep the updates coming fairly regularly, with a new entry every fortnight, but the reality is, I just haven’t got the time. So, whilst I hope to certainly post more […]Read more "It’s been a while, but I’m back…"
Hi everyone. Thanks for popping back, I hope you will like where we end up by the bottom of the page – no scrolling ahead though!! In case you missed my last entry, or just want to catch up or refresh your memory, please click here to bring yourself up to speed with this build. In essence […]Read more "Donkey Kong Bartop Scratch Build – Part 2"
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."