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Build your own pinball
« on: September 17, 2002, 11:49:57 am »
Just saw this ad on tv, pretty much built your own pinball machine.

http://catalog.knex.com/cgi-bin/knex/63159.html

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Re:Build your own pinball
« Reply #1 on: September 17, 2002, 08:21:43 pm »
Not really authentic, but interesting...  Wonder if you could steal the mechs and logics and make your own enclosed playfield?  Heheh!

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Re:Build your own pinball
« Reply #2 on: September 17, 2002, 08:25:27 pm »
Actually, I was thinking about lego mindstorms.  Those are REALLY complicated, or at least they can be.  someone put the tcp/ip stack into the main controller.

Anyway, I think you could make your own pinball machine with mindstorms.  Use a real playfield, but give it a lego theme.  Control the calculations with mindstorms.

  
 

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