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by McGyver
Fri Feb 21, 2020 11:01 am
Forum: Hardware Help
Topic: Repairing the battery on an unusual gameboy cartridge
Replies: 3
Views: 80

Re: Repairing the battery on an unusual gameboy cartridge

I do not see any battery on your picture! There is the pcb with a hole in the middle and a potted piece which holds just your game rom inside it. There are solder pads for a small 10uF capacitor but was never soldered to it. I do not know what a capacitor is here disignated for. Storing game data wo...
by McGyver
Sun Oct 20, 2019 4:02 am
Forum: Looking to Buy
Topic: Original DMG Battery cover
Replies: 1
Views: 332

Re: Original DMG Battery cover

Try ebay. Maybe in different countries. I found often so.e out there.
by McGyver
Wed Oct 09, 2019 12:48 pm
Forum: General Chat (Game Boy Zero)
Topic: Wire Preference
Replies: 2
Views: 466

Re: Wire Preference

You decision is fully fine! No brand is nesessary to prefer, just maybe silicone wire since it is much more easy to solder for beginners. I suggest all signal wires to be twisted to its pair: USB, Audio and Video. Button wires and power do not nead to have this twisting.
by McGyver
Sat Oct 05, 2019 2:56 pm
Forum: General Chat (mintyPi)
Topic: Minty Pi 3 Screen
Replies: 5
Views: 525

Re: Minty Pi 3 Screen

It will jist not work. Reason: two totally different protocols.
by McGyver
Fri Sep 27, 2019 12:40 am
Forum: General Chat (Game Boy Zero)
Topic: Label / Decal availability
Replies: 2
Views: 626

Label / Decal availability

Hi,

Since Yaya or how he was called here is not available anymore with his decals: is anyone else able and willing to produce and sell some of these nice decals looking simelar to the original ones?
by McGyver
Tue Sep 24, 2019 8:20 am
Forum: Support (mintyPi)
Topic: Trouble with cyberduck on mac
Replies: 6
Views: 467

Re: Trouble with cyberduck on mac

Are you sure about your PIs IP adress: usually I see something like 192.168.xxx.xxx that is provided from router DHCP to the pi.
by McGyver
Fri Aug 30, 2019 4:00 pm
Forum: General Chat (Game Boy Zero)
Topic: lithium polymère batterie for GBZ
Replies: 6
Views: 1021

Re: lithium polymère batterie for GBZ

我不知道你在说什么
by McGyver
Sat Jun 29, 2019 7:46 am
Forum: Support for Kite's Products
Topic: Freeze after a couple of seconds
Replies: 9
Views: 774

Re: Freeze after a couple of seconds

You should try to reload the raspberry image.
Or: use another SD card
Or: did you changed any overclocking settings inside of config.txt?
This could be at worst a faulty raspberry!
by McGyver
Sat Jun 29, 2019 7:42 am
Forum: General Chat (Game Boy Zero)
Topic: Collecting information on alternative displays - please contribute
Replies: 700
Views: 287059

Re: Collecting information on alternative displays - please contribute

One way could be:
-power the board by 12V.
-measure on which inductor you get 5V to ground.
-one this point you inject your 5V finally.
by McGyver
Fri May 31, 2019 6:02 am
Forum: General Chat (Game Boy Zero)
Topic: Protective screen necessary?
Replies: 5
Views: 1113

Re: Protective screen necessary?

From my point of view necessary since it looks much better to have the screen flat to the case surface. Without it looks not nice and on top as usual the screen is protected against scratches.