I was trying to think of a witty Popeye (or sailor) themed subject for this post. But, alas, nothing comes to mind. Oh, well. Popeye has joined the ranks of my games which have found a new home. I hope that the new owner can restore it.
Pulled the monitor out of Donkey Kong 3 to see what this would do. The answer is “absolutely nothing.” I even pulled the board out to see if it would work in Donkey Kong 3 (maybe something was wrong with the cab?) but alas, the answer was no.
Like all the other cabinets that I bought in that bulk buy, this is also full of mouse nests. Also the time it spent in that horrible storage area has made it a bit moldy. I stripped it down to the bare wood, sanded down the insides and vacuumed. The circuit board cage and power [...]
Over the last couple months I’ve been reading about many “warehouse raids” where guys go to ops warehouses and buy a lot of their old equipment. Usually I hear about then after they’ve happened. Yesterday was an exception. I took the boys and we went down to West Springfield, MA and I got to poke [...]