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R. Belmont
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Re: case inside of another case?
08/26/13 04:58 PM


> Hello everyone,
>
> A bartop-style mame will be built by me and my dad. I do however have a question, can
> you just put the parts inside a wooden arcade cabinet, or does there have to be some
> metal shielding around it? My dad thinks its a good idea to put the whole pc case
> inside of the cab because he thinks there has to be metal around the components
> because otherwise signals travelling past will interfere with the components,
> creating distorted images and sounds. Is that true?

Yes, that's a good idea. If you're using a CRT monitor it's pretty much essential. But even if you aren't, there's a good chance a bare computer board could mess up nearby TV/radio/wifi and make your neighbors (or any non-gamers in your house) angry







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* case inside of another case? Budgetbuilder 08/24/13 04:04 PM
. * Re: case inside of another case? bodger319  09/01/13 09:33 PM
. * Re: case inside of another case? Sune  09/01/13 09:42 PM
. * Re: case inside of another case? R. Belmont  08/26/13 04:58 PM
. * Re: case inside of another case? RATMNL  08/27/13 08:35 PM
. * Re: case inside of another case? RATMNL  08/24/13 04:55 PM
. * Re: case inside of another case? Budgetbuilder  08/25/13 10:38 AM

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