Setting-up DIY Arcade

How do I build an arcade machine?
Building an arcade machine is actually simple, we recommend going down the JAMMA route. JAMMA is a standard across arcade machines, this means once you wir...
Thu, 16 Oct, 2014 at 12:22 PM
What is a horizontal / vertical monitor?
One of the main questions we see is "What's the difference between vertical and horizontal boards?"  The answer is simple, there'...
Fri, 15 Jul, 2016 at 6:35 AM
What monitors / TVs can this kit be connected to? What leads can you use? vga/rca/scart/s-video or something else?
Unless you plan on using an original arcade monitor that is CGA based, most boards, unless specified otherwise simply require a monitor with a VGA input. Th...
Mon, 6 Oct, 2014 at 2:42 PM
Recommend Boards to Cabinets
Bar Top (ours) : Horizontal board (this cabinet fits 17" LCD screens) Cocktail Face to Face : Vertical boards (60 in 1 , 412 in 1) Cocktail Side by...
Mon, 27 Oct, 2014 at 11:20 AM
We are building an arcade table where the players sit opposite each other, Which JAMMA PCBs flip for player two?
The only PCBs we have that flip are the 60-in-1 board and the 412-in-1 board.  
Thu, 16 Oct, 2014 at 12:22 PM
It is the first cab that I am going to build, do you have an instruction manual for this sort of project?
We do supply instruction manuals for the  DIY Arcade Kits and JAMMA boards that we sell! We would are also to happy to help you out in case you get stuck! ...
Thu, 16 Oct, 2014 at 12:22 PM
Does the Flatpack Bartop Cabinet come with the slots cut out for T-moulding?
No, you would need a 2.5mm t-slot cutter for the slots for T-mouldings. The sides of the Flatpack Bartop Cabinet are made of 16mm MDF with slots cut to acce...
Fri, 17 Oct, 2014 at 11:39 AM
Can I switch my old arcade board with this new one?
As long as your machine is wired to JAMMA standard, you can swap the PCBs . Just make sure to have the correct monitor orientation.
Fri, 10 Oct, 2014 at 2:32 PM
Do you have this particular game? (insert game you are looking for) / Is it possible to install new games?
For the game listings please check out our available JAMMA Boards by visiting our store and clicking on the JAMMA section, each JAMMA Board has a comprehens...
Thu, 11 Dec, 2014 at 6:58 AM
Do these JAMMA kits / boards come with instructions on how to put it all together?
JAMMA is basically a wiring standard, meaning you use the JAMMA harness to connect all the audio, video, buttons & joysticks to your game source. Once t...
Fri, 10 Oct, 2014 at 2:38 PM