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Weekly Roundup #341

Here’s this week’s roundup, sponsored by JLCPCB! Spend only $2 for 5pcs 1-4 layer PCBs ; PCBA from $0:  https://jlcpcb.com/DRE The Roundup is available as a video and on all audio-only podcast services, such as iTunes, Google, Stitcher, Spotify, Amazon Music and direct-download:  https://anchor.fm/retrorgb If you enjoy these videos, please consider supporting this channel via monthly […]

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SCART Snap Clamp

Kytor Industries is offering a $5, 3D-printed “brace” that holds SCART plug/receptacle connectors together.  If you’re using the exact SCART heads that match this design, it’s an excellent way to keep your console cable + SCART to BNC adapter (or something) from coming loose!  If not, it still might be a help (especially at that […]

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NES to Famicom Adapter

MiSTerAddons.com is now selling an adapter that lets you connect NES controllers to your Famicom’s expansion port.  This is compatible with controllers, as well as the Zapper light gun (with CRT’s of course)!!  It’s $12.50 plus shipping and in stock now.  There’s a short video of it in action below the link, as well as […]

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Nuon Controller Adapter

Robert Dale Smith has opened pre-orders on a USB controller adapter for the Nuon – No purchase is necessary now, just submit your name and email, then Robert will email you when sales open.  The price will be $60 plus shipping and it’s due to ship this spring.  Since the price of original Nuon controllers […]

Bob

Weekly Roundup #340

Here’s this week’s roundup, sponsored by JLCPCB! Spend only $2 for 5pcs 1-4 layer PCBs ; PCBA from $0:  https://jlcpcb.com/DRE The Roundup is available as a video and on all audio-only podcast services, such as iTunes, Google, Stitcher, Spotify, Amazon Music and direct-download:  https://anchor.fm/retrorgb If you enjoy these videos, please consider supporting this channel via monthly […]

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Retro-Bit LegacyGC Wired Controller

Pre-orders are now open for a wired, “legacy style” GameCube controller.  It should be compatible with anything that has a GC controller input, including the GC, Wii and 4-player USB adapter.  The price is only $20 plus shipping, which seems like a risk worth taking if you’re interested in using this style controller on your […]

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Interview With Keith Raney

I recently had a chat with Keith Raney: Creator of the 240p Test Suite’s Monoscope pattern, professional photographer and fellow CRT enthusiast. This was a fun conversation and maybe someday we can follow up with a second about recording CRT’s! Follow Keith Here:  https://twitter.com/khmr33 Monoscope Pattern Info:  https://www.retrorgb.com/240p-test-suite-monoscope-test-pattern-added.html As always, these long-form podcasts are available […]