Ben’s custom video arcade game  MAME     console

 

(aka “Super Benny vs. the Dead Presidents”)

Custom dual station video arcade game MAME (multiple arcade machine emulator) desktop console, design by Ben Mcintosh 
in solid highly figured Purpleheart hardwood, with Yellowheart inlay executed by Custom Inlay of  Caneyville, KY
Joysticks and buttons from Happ Controls,  electronic interface from Ultimarc

Custom dual station video arcade game MAME console, designed by Ben Mcintosh

in solid figured Purpleheart hardwood, with Yellowheart  inlay

executed by Custom Inlay of  Caneyville, KY

 

Joysticks and buttons from          Happ Controls,     I-Pac electronic interface from   Ultimarc

 

5 coats hand rubbed Epifanes marine varnish,  30” W x  16”D x 8”H

 

(I still think it needs flames….. Or maybe some lightning bolts in abalone or paua shell)

Custom dual station video arcade games MAME desktop console in highly figured Purpleheart hardwood , with Yellowheart inlay image Custom dual station video arcade games MAME desktop console in highly figured Purpleheart hardwood , with Yellowheart inlay, image of design detail of mitered corners with Yellowheart reinforcing splines, Yellowheart trim and routed cove edge.Custom dual station video arcade games MAME desktop console in highly figured Purpleheart hardwood , with Yellowheart inlay, image of design detail of interior layout and construction

What it cost:    Wood—$100, Cutting, Milling, Assembly, Finishing, - $200,  Custom inlay— $250,   Design service, CAD drawings, templates, etc...—$200, Hardware— $100,  Shipping (there to here to there to here…. ) $100,  Total— $950

Hyperlink to MAME websiteHyperlink to Joelwoodworks, Custom Furniture home page
Hyperlink to Arcade Controls website "How to build your own arcade controls".in order to play MAME games

Comments, suggestions,

or to request more info….

Hyperlink to Happ ControlsHyperlink to Ultimarc

P.S. You ain’t seen nuthin’ yet!

Standup MAME cabinet

 still to  come.

Abandon Hope

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Hyperlink to MAME World "The largest MAME resource on the internet".