DIY Arcade Machine Built Using PowerBook

Over at our affiliated site Hackaday, there’s an intriguing article about an individual named Calhoun who crafts impressive arcade machines from the ground up.

He uses a PowerBook and Apple’s distinctive globe speakers to achieve this.

Utilizing the MAME platform and a variety of arcade components, Calhoun has been able to create some truly unique gaming consoles.

Currently, there’s no indication that these custom-built machines will be available at retail outlets like GameStop in the near future.

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