Bartop Arcade

Blogs relating to the Bartop Arcade.

White Carbon Fiber

Posted by on Oct 29, 2013 in Bartop Arcade

White Carbon Fiber

We decided to tackle the side art tonight….or rather the lack of it!….. Just some simple white carbon fiber! It looks amazing! Before. During. Other side. First side done. Second side done. Close ups! Another angle. Another angle. Another angle. After....

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Paint!

Posted by on Oct 3, 2013 in Bartop Arcade

Paint!

Started with the paint today. It’s amazing how some colour totally transforms the build! Waiting to dry. Internals painted. Invader painted white. Another angle. TFT controls. Shot of the spear area. Close up. Marquee light mount. Marquee area. Wide...

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Perspex & Sounds

Posted by on Jul 9, 2013 in Bartop Arcade

Perspex & Sounds

Added the pespex to the rear door along with a vent. We also started to think about how we were going to fit speakers and other wiring. Perspex, vent and a power cord. Internal shot. TFT controls and speakers...

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Artwork Designed

Posted by on Apr 5, 2013 in Bartop Arcade

Artwork Designed

Just an update here….. we are still around….life just caught up for a moment…….and we are also planning new cabs…. so here’s a little update with the artwork we plan to use on the Bartop Arcade. The side wont have artwork as such, it will be wrapped in carbon fibre. Control Panel art. Marquee...

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Drilling Glass

Posted by on Feb 1, 2013 in Bartop Arcade

Drilling Glass

Due to the restrictions on size, we had to somehow figure out where to put the “start” & “coin” buttons. We couldn’t add a “admin panel” like our previous builds as we simply didn’t have the space. So we cut four holes into the glass……thats “glass” not perspex. We thought i’d get the glass cut by professionals this time. Glass cut with holes for 4 buttons. Test fit. Like a...

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