26 Jul '17, 2pm

#DIY a functional, delightful BMO #game console, possibly for your anniversary.

Another design idea I wasn’t fond of was that the designer removed the ports on the Pi and directly soldered all the communication and power wires to the board. In favor of future serviceability, I assembled cables to connect the Pi to the support electronics at the expense of mass and some empty space. The additional cabling was tight, but with some right-angle connectors I was able to fit all the wiring inside. I also wasn’t completely sold on the battery choice, so I chose to use a pair of 18650 cells and an off-the-shelf battery holder , at the loss of onboard charging. However, I think that the use of cylindrical cells better captures the 2xAA feel of BMO. I also decided to add a screen protector. For that, I just cut some PETE plastic from a package that I pulled out of the recycling bin. I chose a piece with a large enough flat area that I could cut a window slightl...

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