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Stern Ghostbusters Pinball 1.10 UPDATE – new video mode Don't Cross the Streams Review

Like the vids? Sponsor John’s Arcade!: Enjoy the vids? Consider supporting me! Thank you, John! Let’s check out the 1.10 update for the Stern Ghostbusters Pinball Machine! In the video we will review the new features and show how to install the update on your Ghostbusters pinball machine using a USB key. From the READ ME: PRO V1.10 – October 6, 2016 =========================== New: – Added a new video mode called Don’t Cross the Streams. You now may choose between…

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Lenovo Thinkpad T400 and A485

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MMBYIwiFcrs?cc_load_policy=1&modestbranding=1&w=580&h=385] Comparing old and new. Remembering the 1st Lenovo T-series after the IBM branding was removed, the T400, and comparing it to the new Thinkpad A485. source

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LAST VIDEO! Mortal Kombat II Part #20 Restore Bally Midway – Ed Boon Menu, Gameplay and more!

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PvxBNYCSfqM?cc_load_policy=1&modestbranding=1&w=580&h=385] In this video we are going to finish up the Mortal Kombat II restore! FOR REAL! Topics covered: Mortal Kombat II instruction sticker install Fix coin door lights Mortal Kombat II Coin Door Midway sticker Enjoy the vids? Consider supporting me! Thank you, John! source

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Thinkpad A485 FFXIV Stormblood 1080p gaming performance

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mLmgmEW_FoQ?cc_load_policy=1&modestbranding=1&w=580&h=385] Showing the gaming performance for FFXIV. MMOs like final fantasy 14 represent a good real world performance test because they are both CPU and in FF14’s case, GPU dependent. The game is more modern than WoW requiring DX11. source

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Cardfight Vanguard Clash of the Knights & Dragons Booster Box Opening

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UjkGocPUmT4?cc_load_policy=1&modestbranding=1&w=580&h=385] Cardfight Vanguard’s 9th English Booster Set There are a Total of 102 different cards (100 new cards + 2 reprinted cards) (RRR x8, RR x12, R x22, C x60) + SP cards x12 (Parallel). Includes support for Murakumo, Aqua Force, Oracle Think Tank, Nova Grappler, Angel Feather, Great Nature, Gold Paladin, Narukami, Pale Moon, Royal Paladin, and Shadow Paladin. Includes more Cross Ride cards. Introduces the Forerunner and Sentinel keywords to Japanese format. Initial English booster draft winner…

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Gyruss Arcade Restore (PART 3) – Stripping and painting metal, replacing ground plug, woodworking

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xUUq7Pz5GAQ?cc_load_policy=1&modestbranding=1&w=580&h=385] Like the vids? Sponsor John’s Arcade!: Enjoy the vids? Consider supporting me! Thank you, John! Subscribe ►► Twitter ►► This is part three of my Gyruss arcade game restoration. In this video we’ll talk about filling holes in the cabinet using a dowel rod, glue, and bondo. We’ll talk about security bolts and removing metal trim pieces. We’ll sand and paint these metal pieces too. And, lastly we’ll replace the missing ground plug on the game with a…

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Rock-Ola Jump Bug Restore Part #3 – K4600 monitor issues – replace neck board

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QhCWX3b3YH4?cc_load_policy=1&modestbranding=1&w=580&h=385] Like the vids? Sponsor John’s Arcade!: Enjoy the vids? Consider supporting me! Thank you, John! Subscribe ►► Twitter ►► It’s not a good idea to cut the red focus wire as shown in this video. It has high voltage and needs to be properly insulated. In the next video we will correct this! Rock-Ola Jump Bug Restore Part #3 – K4600 monitor issues – replace neck board ==================================== Subscribe for new videos every Sunday! Follow me on Twitter:…

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Gravitar 6100 Troubleshooting

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CfzUv-5eR8M?cc_load_policy=1&modestbranding=1&w=580&h=385] Like the vids? Sponsor John’s Arcade!: Enjoy the vids? Consider supporting me! Thank you, John! Subscribe ►► Twitter ►► My broken 6100. šŸ™ ==================================== Subscribe for new videos every Sunday! Follow me on Twitter: My other Youtube channel: My Twitch channel: My podcasts: My Band, The Kill Screens: source

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Richie Knucklez 2010 Arcade Tournament CAGDC

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gdZOsl1GgVA?cc_load_policy=1&modestbranding=1&w=580&h=385] Like the vids? Sponsor John’s Arcade!: Enjoy the vids? Consider supporting me! Thank you, John! Subscribe ►► Twitter ►► Quick video from the Richie Knucklez 2010 Arcade Tournament that was organized with help from CAGDC. Attendees include Don Hayes, Dave Nelson, Hank Chien (DK world record holder), Ben Falls, Mark Apliger, and more! ==================================== Subscribe for new videos every Sunday! Follow me on Twitter: My other Youtube channel: My Twitch channel: My podcasts: My Band, The Kill Screens:…

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Laptop screen replacement / How to replace laptop screen Lenovo ThinkPad P51

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Wu9qhpUShmY?cc_load_policy=1&modestbranding=1&w=580&h=385] has this and many other replacement screens for numerous laptops on the market. 15.6-inch WideScreen FHD (1920×1080) Matte. Color Gamut 72%. compatible with p/n LP156WF6(SP)(B1) was what was ordered; NV156FHM-N43 was the model received. This is a compatible display based on the specifications. You may receive a different model that is also compatible. Brightness control works without issue on P51 but this may also be because Lenovo got rid of the Intel Whitelist found in earlier models. source

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Cardfight Vanguard VGE-BT10 Triumphant Return of the King of Knights Booster Box Opening

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=clkq7hr7xpg?cc_load_policy=1&modestbranding=1&w=580&h=385] It’s back! Following the release of BT11, we now get BT10! Unlike Japan, which got this set back in February, we had to wait all year for this set to come out. I hope to pull Jewel Knights and Genesis but I wouldn’t mind pulling Alfred and Descendent since those are the $$$ cards. source

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Gottlieb Bronco Pinball Restore – Part 3 – AX BX Relays, Player Unit, and more!

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vdOYK2KmH30?cc_load_policy=1&modestbranding=1&w=580&h=385] BRONCO VIDEO PLAYLIST: We are going back to the garage! In this episode we will start back up on the Gottlieb Bronco Pinball Restore. This is an EM pinball machine from 1977. In this video we will check out the Ax and Bx relays and take a peek at the Player Unit. Enjoy the vids? Consider supporting me! Thank you, John! source

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Replicade Centipede Let’s Compare and Giveaway! Is it like the original arcade game?

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yVWuL9ypxQU?cc_load_policy=1&modestbranding=1&w=580&h=385] Song by my band The Kill Screens: Enter Giveaway: In this video we will compare the Replicade x Centipede by New Wave Toys to an original Atari Centipede dedicated full size arcade cabinet and also the cabaret version. How is the gameplay compared to an original dedicated arcade game? How does the cabinet compare to the original? This is an ON THE ROAD video too! We will visit the Hangar Pub and Grill in Amherst, MA to compare.…

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Mortal Kombat II Restore Part #19 – Bally Midway Arcade – Wiring, POLO monitor missing color

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TOO0PhunnZw?cc_load_policy=1&modestbranding=1&w=580&h=385] Here it is! PART #19 of the Bally Midway Mortal Kombat 2 arcade game restore! ARE WE ALMOST DONE?! In this video we will: #1 – Test voltages #2 – Repin edge connector to fix missing colors on Hantarex Polo monitor (Red and Green missing) #3 – Reseat Chips on Mortal Kombat PCB #4 – Wire up Mortal Kombat control Panel #5 – Replace Mortal Kombat CMOS battery #6 – Use test mode in menu to wire Mortal…

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