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A Few Words on TPA3116D2 Audio Amplifiers

My plan for sound on the Kraylix arcade cabinet is to use two 4″ JL Audio speakers plus an 8″ woofer for bass. Of course part of having an integrated all-in-one solution for an arcade cabinet means some form of audio amplification … Continue reading

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Fabricated Kraylix Marquee Holder

With the cabinet off getting painted, I turned my focus to other parts of the build. First off, the artwork! I’ve been working on customizing my control panel and marquee art for a while now, and it’s finally done and … Continue reading

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Painting the Kraylix Cabinet

After much consideration, I finally decided to have someone else paint my Kraylix cabinet for me (although I did the prep). The decision came down to not having a great space to do the paint in, and the desire to … Continue reading

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Assembled Kraylix Gaming PC

As I described in my Kraylix opening post, my Kraylix arcade cabinet will be both JAMMA capable (primarily to play Capcom CPS-2 games) but will also have a modern gaming PC to play more modern titles such as Street Fighter … Continue reading

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Prepared Kraylix arcade for paint

With the Kraylix cabinet assembly complete, it was now time to prepare it for paint. The Kraylix has many chamfered edges which need to be sanded down smooth. Thankfully MDF (which the cabinet is made of ) sands down very easily – … Continue reading

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Kraylix Assembly – Day 2

Today I finished assembly of the cabinet. The glue around the arch had set overnight, so I removed the clamps and took a look at the results – pretty good! Some filler will be needed to seamlessly blend the top … Continue reading

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Kraylix Assembly – Day 1

Today I started putting together the Kraylix kit! But before the first screw even goes in, it’s time for my first mod. One of the nice things about building a kit vs buying a pre-made cabinet is it’s quite easy … Continue reading

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