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Awesome Homemade Atari 800 laptop

PostPosted: Tue Nov 15, 2005 3:49 am
by Black Wolf
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€

PostPosted: Tue Nov 15, 2005 12:10 pm
by Tolemac
Actually, it has Atari 800 guts. First post at the link was edited to correct this. :wink:

PostPosted: Wed Jan 04, 2006 12:40 pm
by WoodyJR33
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.

PostPosted: Wed Jan 04, 2006 12:47 pm
by DAVE1
I wonder how much he will sell that for

PostPosted: Wed Jan 04, 2006 5:17 pm
by Sabrewings
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: