Awesome Homemade Atari 800 laptop

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Awesome Homemade Atari 800 laptop

Postby Black Wolf » Tue Nov 15, 2005 3:49 am

A homemade laptop filled with Atari 2600 guts. This throwback to the early days of video games sports an 8-inch TFT screen, dual speakers, full QWERTY keyboard, 2-player controls, cursor control knob, CompactFlash “disk drive,â€
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Postby Tolemac » Tue Nov 15, 2005 12:10 pm

Actually, it has Atari 800 guts. First post at the link was edited to correct this. :wink:
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Postby WoodyJR33 » Wed Jan 04, 2006 12:40 pm

That is absolutely amazing. All the ones look good but that laptop is by far the best. True test of skill putting those together, thats for sure.
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Postby DAVE1 » Wed Jan 04, 2006 12:47 pm

I wonder how much he will sell that for
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Postby Sabrewings » Wed Jan 04, 2006 5:17 pm

Even better, Heckendorn included an error reference list right next to the display, which would be super-handy to have on regular laptops, except that a list of Windows error codes would probably require a 500-foot tall screen.

That, and I think selling computers with a list of error codes on them doesn't bode well for marketing. :lol: :lol:
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