Noob to cave games question

PCB problems and fixes
Post Reply
Hrvat9
Posts: 171
Joined: April 26th, 2017, 3:47 pm
Location: Canada
eBay: hrvaat

Noob to cave games question

Post by Hrvat9 » April 3rd, 2019, 11:21 pm

I just got a espgaluda in the mail and from what I’ve read over the years of creeping , the varta battery leaks. It has been removed but I want to put one back if that will save scores/settings. Is that what it was intended for? Also what’s the point of the switch beside the battery? I read it clears the nvram? And kills a BL game. Can I just remove it also?
candy: Sega New Astro City , Sega Versus City
Seeeegggggaaaaaa

User avatar
markedkiller78
Pony fucker
Posts: 7296
Joined: August 17th, 2008, 6:53 pm
Location: Glasgow
eBay: markedkiller78
Initials: MAL

Re: Noob to cave games question

Post by markedkiller78 » April 4th, 2019, 9:02 am

http://www.jamma-nation-x.com/jammax/tutorials.html

Replace it with a coincell. It’s under arcade misc.

Iirc you can / it’s easier to mount the coincell on the under side of the board.


That being said, you don’t need it for espgaluda, ketsui or DOJ WL. It doesn’t save scores, unless you used a hacked rom. I removed mine altogether.
Image

Post Reply