Raspberry Pi enthusiast and maker Yann Morere from France has unveiled an awesome Raspberry Pi Nano arcade cabinet that he has created and 3D printed to house a 2.8″ piTFT adafruit screen.
Together with and Raspicade distro a Raspberry Pi mini PC and a selection of button ad joystick. The cabinet design is based on the cupcade shape, and has been designed to be printable on a printrbot simple metal.
Watch the video below to learn more. Its creator explains :
It is based on the Cupcade project but has been heavily modified. – Much of the mystique of the originals (arcade games), lay in the cabinets and controls.
Anyone can load a game onto a smartphone or tablet…but the physicality of the arcade machine and its clicky buttons made them rare objects of desire back in the day.
Full instructions on how to build your very own together with a full component list and all the 3D files that you require are kindly listed over on the Thingiverse website.Filed Under: DIY Projects, Hardware, Top News