Space Attack

Repairing the PCB

5 April 2014

I Picked up this cab in Tuscany with CRASH. First of all I repaired the PCB. Long days with my living room table full of electronic parts…

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PCB

5 April 2014

I took some detailed pictures of the original PCB.

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Power supply

5 April 2014

Power supply was working made by Gremlin

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Sound board

5 April 2014

Sound board has been made by Gremling and came fom a Safari boardset. I don’t know if Safari and Space Attack sound board are really compatible, so I don’t know if I’m playing with the right sounds 🙂

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Inside

5 April 2014

Here is the internal part. Gremlin PS and Sound board and Synudine monitor.

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A new Control Panel

5 April 2014

The original control panel was quite damaged. Not in terms of integrity, but in term of graphics. I found a new CP in the US. It is for another kind of cabinet but the 2 position joystick is much more fun… This is the old control panel

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And this is the new control panel

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The Game

5 April 2014

Substantially the game is the same of Space Invaders but when the player destroys all aliens, a new UFO appears and moves around the screen for a while.

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Cab

5 April 2014

This is the cabinet as is today.

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