Denon DCD-F101 Eject Mechanism Repair

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9QK3DWSGjSY

This one sure was a doozy, I lost most of the footage and just ended up with what you see in the above video. At least the darned thing … Continue reading

Sega Dreamcast Dev Kit Software Overview

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iMvG31AtV0U

We check the HKT-0120 dev kit and HKT-0400 GD writer using DA-Check v2.32 and then play around with GDWorkshop 2.9.0K running firmware 2.9.1b. The game that … Continue reading

Nintendo Game Boy Vertical Line Repair

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iZMFbLUsZJc

Finally, a repair where nothing caught fire. I was surprised when simply applying a lightly heated soldering iron fixed the problem and appeased the pixel gods! The gods … Continue reading

Sony PVM-9044QM Overview and Minor Repair (Part 3)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=x6EnMkOPQKM

Always ground your ground, that’s the lesson learnt here! Nice and simple. That picture looks amazing. Here’s to the next 20 years of that screen working … Continue reading

Sony PVM-9044QM Overview and Minor Repair (Part 2)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=U5Fz1iYT_CY

In this video, we look at hooking up a Mega Drive 2 to the Sony PVM-9044QM via RGB. It looks fantastic, but don’t take my word … Continue reading

Sony PVM-9044QM Overview and Minor Repair (Part 1)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Kc5zI0yAkYQ

Today we have a peek inside a marvel from the mid-90s, a Sony PVM monitor. These are great for broadcasting if you happen to be a … Continue reading

Nintendo 64 Cartridge Slot Cleaning

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-wrgkwdt5_s

Cartridge slot cleaning is one of my favourite adventures to embark on. This applies to many other consoles that are cartridge based. Just be sure to not get any … Continue reading

Sony PlayStation 1 PSU Cracked Solder Joint Repair

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=89grG2WEKSg

Nobody likes a gaming console that can’t game. The Sony PlayStation 1, Sega Mega Drive 2, Sega Saturn, Microsoft Xbox and more all have recurring issues … Continue reading