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by TadCool
November 20th, 2012, 3:51 pm
Forum: Arcade Games
Topic: Defining an arcade game
Replies: 40
Views: 4564

Re: Defining an arcade game

monouchi wrote:
pubjoe wrote:A game which is designed to beat you.

...and quickly.

The opposite to slutty home games of today.
This.
+1
by TadCool
November 20th, 2012, 3:14 pm
Forum: Arcade Games
Topic: Post your arcade games inventory
Replies: 1108
Views: 234962

Re: Post your arcade games inventory

FrancoB wrote:Daimakaimura :shifty:
:pointup: :awe: :thumbupright:
by TadCool
November 14th, 2012, 2:44 pm
Forum: Insert Coin
Topic: Introduce yourself here!
Replies: 4389
Views: 479382

Re: Introduce yourself here!

martinmistermartin wrote:...Gradius 2 PCB...
Super jelly here! :mrgreen: Oh, and welcome! ;)
by TadCool
November 12th, 2012, 7:03 pm
Forum: Arcade Games
Topic: Easiest/hardest games to 1cc?
Replies: 47
Views: 7049

Re: Easiest/hardest games to 1cc?

https://www.hasntfiguredouthowtoembedyoutubeproperly.com/watch?v=zSxsmiYulNQ 1CC on hardest setting. Man, this was a hilariously fun watch! For sure I learned a lot. :awe: I have to agree. I think Final Fight is the game I most played and never 1cc. :problem: *added to things to do before I die*
by TadCool
November 12th, 2012, 6:25 pm
Forum: Insert Coin
Topic: Introduce yourself here!
Replies: 4389
Views: 479382

Re: Introduce yourself here!

Steel76 wrote:Hello!

Steel76 from Sweden has arrived! :)
Been an arcade nut since back in 1982, but it wasn´t until 2009 when I got my first machine.

At the moment, I´m searching for Toaplan shmups.

Cheers!!
Living a great moment there! :awe:

Welcome! ;)
by TadCool
November 8th, 2012, 6:16 pm
Forum: Cabinet Q&A
Topic: Retrobright + NAC Speaker Surround?
Replies: 8
Views: 1469

Re: Retrobright + NAC Speaker Surround?

ninn wrote:There was a link ... some guy used retrobrite on a NAC Surround, and was impressed witht he results. But 1 Month later, it became yellow again. :shifty:
:lol: **** plastic is ****.

I would be way to bothered looking at it, so I would professionally spray it - "white" or black.
by TadCool
July 2nd, 2012, 4:37 pm
Forum: Insert Coin
Topic: Introduce yourself here!
Replies: 4389
Views: 479382

Re: Introduce yourself here!

Hey all! Long time lurker, decided to register as I'm getting a Blast City(WOOOO!!!) cab delivered to me on either Monday or Tuesday next week! It's got a bit of work to do on it, so I might seek some guidance from you all :) I've also just posted a in the Pickups thread about finally finding Psych...
by TadCool
June 30th, 2012, 10:53 am
Forum: Arcade Cabinets & Spares
Topic: Couriers
Replies: 251
Views: 65257

Re: Couriers

Neo_Arcadia wrote:have you considered to get a container load, like 10-12 Cabs from HK ? this will definitly the the easiest and cheapest way.
I guess I never thought of that... Do you have any contacts there?
by TadCool
June 29th, 2012, 1:29 am
Forum: Arcade Cabinets & Spares
Topic: Couriers
Replies: 251
Views: 65257

Re: Couriers

Hey guys - Mark, Jan. :) Well, I'm the one in Brazil causing the hassle and all. Not intended, of course. I really hope we can work things out, it's just not possible to buy candy cabs here in Brazil, there's none, simple like that. :( Please, don't give up on me! As soon as we find a way, next time...
by TadCool
August 20th, 2010, 9:09 am
Forum: Cabinet Q&A
Topic: Q25 Marquee Holder Dimensions
Replies: 12
Views: 1639

Re: Q25 Marquee Holder Dimensions

Hey there, FrancoB. Unfortunately I don't have the holder myself. I found the Yahoo auction mentioned by ReplicaX and used the measurements on the description (350mm X 320 mm) to find the other ones. But, hey, seems like ReplicaX will save the community with his new purchase! ;) By the way, FrancoB,...
by TadCool
August 19th, 2010, 8:28 am
Forum: Cabinet Q&A
Topic: Q25 Marquee Holder Dimensions
Replies: 12
Views: 1639

Re: Q25 Marquee Holder Dimensions

Made something for your guys. Hopefully it will be helpful. ;)

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by TadCool
February 18th, 2010, 5:00 am
Forum: Arcade Games
Topic: Candy cabinets mass order - Shipping services available
Replies: 3
Views: 760

Re: Candy cabinets mass order - Shipping services available

grantspain wrote:are you shipping less than a container load?
Thanks for your reply! :D Yep, much less than a container load, only two cabs. Any clue?
by TadCool
February 17th, 2010, 12:21 pm
Forum: Arcade Games
Topic: Candy cabinets mass order - Shipping services available
Replies: 3
Views: 760

Candy cabinets mass order - Shipping services available

Hi

I'm in Japan and need to ship a couple of cabinets internationally. I never did that and was wondering if anyone knows what company(ies) the guys who organize eventual mass orders uses to ship/receive the cabs. Any suggestions/clues/thoughts are highly appreciated! :)

Thanks a lot! ;)
by TadCool
February 16th, 2010, 3:29 am
Forum: Arcade Games
Topic: Living in Japan and need some cabs
Replies: 46
Views: 4646

Re: Living in Japan and need some cabs

Where do you live? In Tokyo G-Front usually has something, Mak and Try will too on occasion. In Osaka Kanaya usually has an 18'' table or 2 in stock. I live in Gunma, very close to Saitama - not that far from Tokyo. Are you in Japan too? Mak and GFront popped up again... Have to check those stores ...
by TadCool
February 16th, 2010, 3:13 am
Forum: Arcade Games
Topic: Living in Japan and need some cabs
Replies: 46
Views: 4646

Re: Living in Japan and need some cabs

Tessin used to have yearly clear outs, and i think they can still supply. You can try : http://www.tsc-acnet.com/index.php?mode=1" I got my four from Tessin way way back in the day and they were great to deal with. Mak and Gfront have the occassional machine in store too, but only one offs usually....
by TadCool
February 15th, 2010, 1:35 am
Forum: Arcade Games
Topic: Living in Japan and need some cabs
Replies: 46
Views: 4646

Living in Japan and need some cabs

Hey, guys. I just introduced myself yesterday (http://forum.arcadeotaku.com/viewtopic.php?f=11&t=8775&p=117770&e=117770"), nice to meet you! :D I'm kinda new with the subject (always played, but never had a cab) and need some help from more experienced arcade lovers . I'm living in Japan but have no...
by TadCool
February 14th, 2010, 3:26 pm
Forum: Insert Coin
Topic: Introduce yourself here!
Replies: 4389
Views: 479382

Re: Introduce yourself here!

Hey guys. I'm new here (of course), so before start posting in other sections/threads, I decided to introduce myself. My name is Tad and English is not my native language - pardon me for any ugly grammatical error you may find in my posts. ;) I live in Japan and am just starting with the whole candy...