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A Growing Archive of Vintage Restorations & Modifications
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Rare N64 WideBoy Adapter - A look Inside
Developed by Intelligent Systems, the Wide-Boy64 is much like the Super Gameboy device for SNES. This adapter will allow Gameboy, Gameboy Color & Gameboy Advance games to play on the N64. Unfortunately this device was not available at your local Toy R Us st...
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Magnavox Odyssey 2 AV Composite Kit Installation Guide
Why Upgrade? The original system system had poor RF video quality. Many new HDTVs will not recognize vintage RF video signals. With this upgrade your sound and video will be much more crisp and clear. You Can Purchase the Kit Here .   Disclaimer: Though th...
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Intellivision Composite A/V Mod Kit Installation Guide
This tutorial will show you how to install the Intellivision Composite A/V Mod Kit   Kit can be Purchased here .   Disclaimer: Though this job is a pretty easy task, it requires that you do some soldering of some wires and connections. If you are not skil...
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How to Remove Old Price Labels From Collectibles
I love finding vintage boxed games but often they have ugly price labels covering the box art. For years I thought it was impossible to remove a 30+ year old label.  Though recently I decided to try the trusty Naphtha method.  This is most often used in the...
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Atari 7800 NTSC Composite Mod Installation Guide
*UNDER CONSTRUCTION* 99% COMPLETE Atari 7800 Video Mod Installation Guide Disclaimer: This mod is designed to permanently remove the RF output. The mod will work if performed correctly to a fully functioning Atari. Perform at your own risk. I am not respo...
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Coleco Chameleon Prototype Controversy
It’s getting harder (if not impossible) to believe the viability of this new gaming console. Here's a quick breakdown of this systems history and current Controversy. 2015 Retro VGS :  This system was being advertised as a New cartridge based retro console....
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Atari 2600 Composite AV Upgrade Mod Kit Installation Instructions
These installation guides are under construction and not fully complete. Contact us if you need additional help installing your kit.   4 Switch Model Disclaimer:
I am not responsible for any damage done to your Atari. This mod is
designed to permanently r...
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Dead EarthBound / Adventures in Fixing SNES Games
This is a simple article documenting my adventures with repairing a dead Earthbound SNES game. The owner reported the game stop booting up.  No graphics and no signs of life. I offered to take a look and try to repair it. After confirming the game was not f...
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Sega Genesis Svideo Upgrade Kit Installation Instructions
Under construction! This article is a work in progress. Instructions are bare and basic at the moment but will be completed in the near future. The Amp has a very simple installation method. The right side of that amp solders to a chip found on the Genesis ...
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Everdrive SD Card Slot Alternatives / Preserving The Cartridge Shell
What's the Everdrive? The Everdrive is capable of
running games, software and even music tracks from a SD card.
Basically this is a SD card to classic console adapter. Filing SD card slots in the cartridge shell has been the traditional method. You can vi...
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