Cab with 16:9 CRT?

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Cab with 16:9 CRT?

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I just wondered, if there was any cab released with a 16:9 CRT in it?!
I mean there are so many dedicated racing cabs etc. that I don´t know of and it doesn´t seem to be impossible to me.
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Ok, I see :eh: .
This only makes sense with 16:9 games, so I thought more of a dedicated cab.
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I've played on a Virtua Racing Deluxe that has a 16:9 CRT
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Now you mention it I'm surprised there wasn't lots. Widescreen had a difficult time establishing itself - stuck in that rut of not enough customers/not enough content for over a decade. You'd have thought dedicated arcade cabinets were a perfect match during that time.
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Street Fighter III: 2nd Impact had a widescreen mode. Was it 16:9?

Would be neat to see that in a widescreen cab.
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Are these things 16:9? https://www.highwaygames.com/arcade-mac ... rsal-9084/

I always assumed so, but never seen one
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spmbx wrote:That's a 4:3 crt that's heavier than beyonce's ****
It's actually comparably light as it is rear projection.
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markedkiller78 wrote:never seen one
You saw one in tate, playing Ibara.
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pubjoe wrote:
markedkiller78 wrote:never seen one
You saw one in tate, playing Ibara.
I even played on it. What have I become :cry:
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You're half the man you used to be, markedkiller39
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LEGENOARYNINLIA wrote:You're half the man you used to be, markedkiller39
I'm 39 next month :problem:

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pubjoe wrote:
markedkiller78 wrote:never seen one
You saw one in tate, playing Ibara.
Not quite. Rear projection. I have the pics somewhere.
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spmbx wrote:Different one, this one is crt; it even says so in the linked listing.
It's a rear projection CRT. Less glass, so lighter than conventional CRT. Still pretty heavy though, but not nearly as heavy as a direct view CRT of that size.
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Been off and on in industry for many years, and been through a hundred games personally.....NEVER seen a 16:9 CRT arcade of any kind in the states.
Not saying it didn't happen somewhere, cause I know I ain't seen everything....but I can't think of anything even close over here.
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Jeutel (France) 16:9

I played on it, it was not horrible in my memory but I would not spend money in this.
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Some parts of that cab look similar to the cab above. Seems to be the same manufacturer.
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Glad that's a pic of it tated the right way round.
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