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Created in 2002, AquaCade is an attempt to create a home arcade cabinet with many features.

The hardware consists of a (2002-spec) AMD machine with 17" CRT monitor mounted in the cabinet. The software runs on a custom slackware linux system and using MAME as main emulator.



Custom hardware

The pictures here show the internal keyboard encoder. This encoder is actually part of an old compaq keyboard connected to 6 Happ's buttons and an 8 way joystick.