Carlos' Centipede extended
4000+ games in one cab - thanks to MAME and Visual Pinball!
site is more or less a documentation I would like to share with you.
The cab ist almost done!
I wish to thank all the people over the world who gave me ideas, thoughts, reflections, nice discussions and knowledge to achieve this, especially on the BYOAC-forum.
This cab featuring
-Easy swappable controlpanel
-Automatic motorized monitor rotation
-50 cent / 2 Euro coinslots giving 1 / 5 credits per coin
-19" WellsGardner U3100 arcade vga monitor
-Stereo sound via car-amplifier
-Leaf switch buttons, switchable 4/8-way joystick, trackball, Atari start buttons, Wico leaf-joysticks
-Start buttons lightened up by several games
-Pinball-buttons on side & front for more realistic pinball-experience
-Custom / selfmade frontend
-Automatic favorite list creation of most played games
-Panel-recognition and automatic sorting out of games not playable with actual panel
-Starts randomly games when not in use for some time
-tons of work :)
Check for updates!
Carsten 'Carlos' / Spektakulum
To do: Adding some minor frontend-features, replacing the keyboard-holding with an aluminimum one.
If you find any mistakes or have questions, just mail me!
me in our german arcade-forum (alias "Spektakulum")
here at the big US-forum ("Carsten Carlos")