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Offline Homer J Simpson

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1983 Zaxxon Mini Arcade Teardown
« on: November 13, 2018, 03:10:29 pm »


 

Offline BrianHG

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Re: 1983 Zaxxon Mini Arcade Teardown
« Reply #1 on: November 13, 2018, 03:49:35 pm »
I've seen other min-arcade style VFD consoles, but, this is the first one with 2 separate VFD displays opto-mechanically superimposed via a semi-transparent mirror.  I wonder if the Zaxxon game was any more expensive than the Ms. Pacman, or Dkong Jr.  I also wonder how the battery life compared to a single VFD unit since the VFD heaters eat a good chunk of the battery life.
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