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by johnbud
August 13th, 2019, 6:44 pm
Forum: Arcade Games
Topic: AO Candy cab owners thread - 873 cabs registered & counting
Replies: 816
Views: 175530

Re: AO Candy cab owners thread - 873 cabs registered & counting

i only have my lindbergh :cry: i've had a few different types over the years but this cab is by far my mosted used cab 8-) it's totally original including Japanese coin slots and card readers 8-) it took 4 of us to get it upstairs and it wrecked the plaster work. i run a 360 through it and use a han...
by johnbud
August 11th, 2019, 3:00 pm
Forum: Insert Coin
Topic: Introduce yourself here!
Replies: 4663
Views: 711272

Re: Introduce yourself here!

cheers bud :D it's nice to be back :shifty: i did do candy years ago but sold them all off :cry: my main cab i use is a lindbergh with a 360 ;) but still enjoy the classics 8-)
by johnbud
August 11th, 2019, 1:27 pm
Forum: Insert Coin
Topic: Introduce yourself here!
Replies: 4663
Views: 711272

Re: Introduce yourself here!

old time alky stoner 8-) been killing cabs and stuff for a couple of years now. you can find me out the back at events i visit :eh:
by johnbud
April 12th, 2012, 9:01 am
Forum: Arcade Games
Topic: Coins, service, or free play?
Replies: 60
Views: 8656

Re: Coins, service, or free play?

both, it depends on the game im playing. some games i coin through till the end, others its 1 credit at a time. its nice to drop a coin in the box now and again.
by johnbud
March 6th, 2012, 6:20 pm
Forum: Cabinet Q&A
Topic: MV1 FZ motherboard language question
Replies: 6
Views: 1257

Re: MV1 FZ motherboard language question

i was just drawn to this i dont even play these games, and wow. pretty fekin freaky man :evil: spooky eh.
by johnbud
March 6th, 2012, 6:09 pm
Forum: Arcade Games
Topic: Where's your cab?
Replies: 129
Views: 18827

Re: Where's your cab?

for me its, kitchen bsd pinball and a big silver 1 armed bandit, it also had a smashtv but i offloaded it a few weeks ago. spare room next to the bog, this houses my naomi, dressed in black, in cosmic smash livery. living room, its got an egret2. garage, sttng pinball, namco cyberlead, nuvver naomi,...
by johnbud
March 5th, 2012, 7:17 pm
Forum: Cabinet Q&A
Topic: Triforce Naomi help
Replies: 14
Views: 4333

Re: Triforce Naomi help

hi andy, cheers for that :thumbup: triforce cover is purple. main boot ver 2.17 main firm ver 0.44 main fpga ver 7.09 net firm ver 12.11 the security chip is pretty much stuck in the slot. i will lever it out, the re-seat the chip. am i reading it wrong or will a bog standard dimm do ??? i have a co...
by johnbud
March 5th, 2012, 5:08 pm
Forum: Cabinet Q&A
Topic: Triforce Naomi help
Replies: 14
Views: 4333

Re: Triforce Naomi help

anybody know where the options board is ??? we unplugged the analogue sticks and changed i/o boards, but its still saying options board fault, even when its trying to boot a naomi2 set up. never seen this fault before. we tested the media board, its fine. we also checked the gameboard again no fault...
by johnbud
September 26th, 2011, 4:14 pm
Forum: Monitor Q&A
Topic: egret ms9 monitor.
Replies: 4
Views: 1009

Re: egret ms9 monitor.

job done :thumbup: shooter loaded, rock and roll. first its been fired up in yonks, feels good to be out there killing again :lol:
by johnbud
September 26th, 2011, 12:38 pm
Forum: Monitor Q&A
Topic: egret ms9 monitor.
Replies: 4
Views: 1009

Re: egret ms9 monitor.

thanks bud, it made sense it was too short to reach the chassis. hope fully in the next couple of hours this egret is sorted.

cheers.

john bud
by johnbud
September 26th, 2011, 12:18 pm
Forum: Monitor Q&A
Topic: egret ms9 monitor.
Replies: 4
Views: 1009

Re: egret ms9 monitor.

or does it plug into cn 031 on the neck card ???
by johnbud
September 26th, 2011, 12:14 pm
Forum: Monitor Q&A
Topic: egret ms9 monitor.
Replies: 4
Views: 1009

egret ms9 monitor.

can anybody confirm that the black 1 pin plug coming of the tube ground braided wire, plugs into the single pin numbered cn508 on the chassis ??? the cable is too short to reach the pin when rotated to vertical. we are about to extend the cable in order to lengthen it.

cheers.

john bud
by johnbud
September 26th, 2011, 8:56 am
Forum: Arcade Games
Topic: The Initial D thread
Replies: 62
Views: 10965

Re: The Initial D thread

went back out yesterday, id 1 is now completed, i took on tak on shined his botty. then bunta showed up and disappeared into the distance. i think he was in a subaru it was a grey car anyway, i was shifting but although i finished with plenty of time left. i think bunta had at least 400m on me. i no...
by johnbud
September 25th, 2011, 4:18 pm
Forum: Arcade Games
Topic: The Initial D thread
Replies: 62
Views: 10965

Re: The Initial D thread

you sir are a star. i got a bunch from spectre, but i think im looking at the wrong places for cards. i have been quoted, now catch this £1 a card with about £14 delivery :wtf: im happy to buy them but i think that price is in excess of rip-off. right here we go on the steering. A] the pots and boar...
by johnbud
September 25th, 2011, 8:51 am
Forum: Arcade Games
Topic: The Initial D thread
Replies: 62
Views: 10965

Re: The Initial D thread

i had a blast yesterday afternoon/night. i have now beaten all cousrses, or so i thought. i beat the expert in expert, then up pops a wee cartoon with tak. it seems i now need to beat a **** bingo caller :lol: i mean were did he get that lovely blue blazer :wtf: i think im down to 2 shots before i n...
by johnbud
September 24th, 2011, 8:29 am
Forum: Arcade Games
Topic: The Initial D thread
Replies: 62
Views: 10965

Re: The Initial D thread

dont worry bud, i have kept you a few credits. its a shame you couldnt have stayed a bit longer. you missed the egret punching me across the room :lol: just as we were fitting a new earth, a mate who does appliance testing showed up. he gave us a quick speech on it being category c, due to the metal...
by johnbud
September 22nd, 2011, 9:47 am
Forum: Arcade Games
Topic: The Initial D thread
Replies: 62
Views: 10965

Re: The Initial D thread

ive got 2 members coming round tomorrow, i think i will try restricting the wheel. surely going on the fact that the pot and board are the same, then it must be the board which auto calibrates the resistance on offer. if anybody knows that i will damage the board then please chip in. the last thing ...
by johnbud
September 22nd, 2011, 8:12 am
Forum: Arcade Games
Topic: The Initial D thread
Replies: 62
Views: 10965

Re: The Initial D thread

can anybody confirm the pot and driver board are the same as the or2 set up ???
by johnbud
September 12th, 2011, 10:59 am
Forum: Arcade Games
Topic: The Initial D thread
Replies: 62
Views: 10965

Re: The Initial D thread

just a thought, if the wheel movement is shortened to 270 degrees on the id cab. could a resistor be added to the common wire to compensate for the loss of resistance on the pos and neg legs ???
by johnbud
September 11th, 2011, 2:50 pm
Forum: Arcade Games
Topic: The Initial D thread
Replies: 62
Views: 10965

Re: The Initial D thread

anybody got the spec for the outrun steering pot ??? or even a picture ??? andy will know more, but im guessing its still a 360 pot. the control unit will calibrate it every time its fired up ??? so questions. if the steering is restricted on the id cab will the control unit find an error, or recali...