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by johnbud
October 20th, 2010, 8:27 pm
Forum: Cabinet Q&A
Topic: My first Blast City with Naomi setup?
Replies: 19
Views: 2371

Re: My first Blast City with Naomi setup?

before you start playing with voltages, do you have a meter ??? you cant adjust these otherwise. you need to start at the correct voltage and adjust very slightly. if you turn it up too high you may well damage the system or game. cheers.

john bud
by johnbud
October 20th, 2010, 8:14 pm
Forum: Insert Coin
Topic: Introduce yourself here!
Replies: 4291
Views: 435834

Re: Introduce yourself here!

hi doogs, welcome to arcadeotaku. hope you enjoy it, a bit different from the older stuff. but if your looking for candy goodness, your at the right place. cheers.

john bud
by johnbud
October 19th, 2010, 6:43 pm
Forum: Cabinet Q&A
Topic: My first Blast City with Naomi setup?
Replies: 19
Views: 2371

Re: My first Blast City with Naomi setup?

is your monitor set at 31k ??? is it an auto sinc monitor ???. if you had a problem with the game it would display a fault code usually anyway. when it boots does it say on the screen now loading 31k game ??? or as mentioned can you get a known good worker to try ??? i have had a few faults with nao...
by johnbud
October 17th, 2010, 5:01 pm
Forum: Arcade Games & Artwork
Topic: You've Got Grail! The Valuation Thread
Replies: 9458
Views: 774891

Re: What's it worth?

hi guys, i have a small pcb for a card reader the number is 839-1233 anyone got an idea of the price of these ??? i also have a card reader for an id machine again any idea of a price for it. thanks in advance. cheers.

john bud
by johnbud
October 6th, 2010, 8:14 pm
Forum: Arcade Games
Topic: Whats in your cab(s) right now?
Replies: 2159
Views: 227571

Re: Whats in your cab(s) right now?

i put cosmic smash into a cab a couple of weekends ago. its put me of playing, every time i think lets go, and then i remember its that in my fave cab. so i just dont play it, however tonight i took it out. and restored it to border down. not my fave but have you seen the freaky vibrating screen ???...
by johnbud
October 1st, 2010, 9:23 am
Forum: Monitor Q&A
Topic: something bad just happened...
Replies: 15
Views: 1632

Re: something bad just happened...

i have a spare nanao monitor i might part with. at the moment its running at 15khz, it has a jiggered tuning board as i stood on it but it is a plug in part so its easily fixed. it doesnt appear to have any screen burn. cheers.

john bud
by johnbud
September 27th, 2010, 6:13 pm
Forum: Game Hardware Q&A
Topic: DoDonPachi DOJ PCB owners thread. CHECK YOUR BATTERIES
Replies: 130
Views: 9644

Re: DoDonPachi DOJ PCB owners thread. CHECK YOUR BATTERIES

why not get some litmus paper, you know the stuff you used at school to test for ph. it would then indicate whether it was an acid or alkaline that you have left. im sure you are aware of the damage both of these can do to metal etc. as another suggestion why dont you all send them to 1 person who c...
by johnbud
September 9th, 2010, 9:27 pm
Forum: Cabinet Q&A
Topic: Seimitsu LS-56
Replies: 48
Views: 5349

Re: Seimitsu LS-56

i use jlf-tp-8yt thats the best i have.i broke 1 of them, not completely though it still works but it doesnt return to centre fully. and is very clicky, but the best i have tried so far. and these werent new sticks either. maybe im just putting to much effort into it ??? but im putting that down to ...
by johnbud
September 9th, 2010, 8:01 pm
Forum: Cabinet Q&A
Topic: dedicated cosmic smash
Replies: 5
Views: 579

Re: dedicated cosmic smash

oh and thanks for the flyer much appreciated.
by johnbud
September 9th, 2010, 7:59 pm
Forum: Cabinet Q&A
Topic: dedicated cosmic smash
Replies: 5
Views: 579

Re: dedicated cosmic smash

im using a red bat top,if possible. im also thinking red buttons. and the lower control panel also in black. i cant see from the flyer how much the white paint covers on the legs. does it go to the gap and stop or does it cross the gap ???. it also looks as though the back part of the legs is allowe...
by johnbud
September 9th, 2010, 9:30 am
Forum: Cabinet Q&A
Topic: dedicated cosmic smash
Replies: 5
Views: 579

dedicated cosmic smash

hi guys, i have all i need to make a dedicated cosmic smash cab, all i need is a picture of one. i have tried and tried but all i can find is game info. i have cpo,move strip,side art and marquee. but i really need to look at a cab to see how the control panel is set out. although its a 2 button gam...
by johnbud
September 8th, 2010, 9:34 am
Forum: Cabinet Q&A
Topic: Seimitsu LS-56
Replies: 48
Views: 5349

Re: Seimitsu LS-56

so are we nearly decided yet ??? is it the ls-56 for shooters ??? i need a couple of sticks im my cabs i have bust 2 sticks so far. i think they are jlf or jlw, im not sure. they were soft and before they died kind of ratchety. i think the ones im using just now are ready to die as well. there seems...
by johnbud
September 2nd, 2010, 7:14 pm
Forum: Cabinet Q&A
Topic: Question about Naomi Universal cabinets running driving game
Replies: 3
Views: 631

Re: Question about Naomi Universal cabinets running driving

agreed, technically its possible but the parts are quite pricey, assuming you can get them. best option buy a naomi with gun set up give me all the gubbings guns i/o board etc and i will give you the kit for a 2 player set up :D or sell of the wheel, pedals, game and use this to fund your new contro...
by johnbud
September 1st, 2010, 10:51 am
Forum: Monitor Q&A
Topic: Help identify this Nanao
Replies: 3
Views: 736

Re: Help identify this Nanao

try setting the laptop to 640 - 480. i had a similar problem download quick res. hth. cheers.

john bud
by johnbud
August 28th, 2010, 6:46 pm
Forum: Cabinet Q&A
Topic: Degaussing wand in uk?
Replies: 2
Views: 542

Re: Degaussing wand in uk?

there is a chinese mob that a lot of us bought from. they cost about £5.99 or there abouts. they are green in colour. maybe somebody else can help ??? someone on jamma+ bought 1 and a squad of us all followed suit. ive never heard anybody complain about them. hth. cheers.

john bud
by johnbud
August 27th, 2010, 6:25 pm
Forum: Monitor Q&A
Topic: need help with my monitor
Replies: 14
Views: 1311

Re: need help with my monitor

check the voltage on the gameboard. static would suggest voltage through the monitor. have you checked this out yet. cheers.

john bud
by johnbud
August 27th, 2010, 6:22 pm
Forum: Cabinet Q&A
Topic: Candy cab riser stand?
Replies: 19
Views: 2285

Re: Candy cab riser stand?

im in the mobility industry, and can advise you to seek out a mobility shop they will have leg raisers in different sizes. we use them for seats and beds. they cost about £20 a set, if you get a decent set they will mount 1 on top of another, this way you have different sizes. i totally agree though...
by johnbud
August 18th, 2010, 2:28 pm
Forum: Cabinet Q&A
Topic: Short Arms (Sit Down) for a Naomi (Wanted)
Replies: 7
Views: 705

Re: Short Arms (Sit Down) for a Naomi (Wanted)

someone on this site has a spare set. i was offered them a while ago but i cant remember who. hth. cheers.

john bud
by johnbud
August 17th, 2010, 7:44 pm
Forum: Home Games
Topic: HD: a modern luxury
Replies: 26
Views: 3070

Re: HD: a modern luxury

im in the minority i have a crt, however in my defence i rarely watch tv. i prefer to fire up a cab and go on a killing spree. i know people whos lives revolve around the telly. sorry not for me. they waste theyre lives sitting in front of a screen watching soaps and other crap, when the could be sa...
by johnbud
August 9th, 2010, 11:07 pm
Forum: Game Hardware Q&A
Topic: mameing a naomi cab
Replies: 11
Views: 1435

Re: mameing a naomi cab

31khz should be fine for a pc and naomi. hth.

cheers.

john bud