Martin Mander
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1963 Pi Tourer Game Console

This 1963 car radio now has a new life playing RetroPie games in the workshop! It glows different colours and is easily portable.

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1963 Pi Tourer Game Console

Things used in this project

Hardware components

Raspberry Pi 3 Model B
Raspberry Pi 3 Model B
×1
Blinkt!
Pimoroni Blinkt!
×1
Pimoroni Picade Board & Loom
×1
Analog joystick (Generic)
×1
30mm Arcade Buttons
×6
Miniature Push Switch
×2
Sugru
×1
Jumper wires (generic)
Jumper wires (generic)
×1

Software apps and online services

RetroPie
Blinkt Python Library
RetroPie Wiki Examples

Hand tools and fabrication machines

Rotary Tool
Drill / Driver, Cordless
Drill / Driver, Cordless

Story

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Code

RetroBlinkt Repository

Five scripts (Bash & Python) to control a Pimoroni Blinkt LED strip using the functions of Retropie / Emulationstation

Credits

Martin Mander

Martin Mander

18 projects • 25 followers
I love the design and ambition of vintage technology, and the usability and potential of new - my passion is bringing the two together.

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