i saw many people do this on youtube and i loved the idea of making one on my on,all you need is a lot of patience and some free time,it weights around 25 -30 pounds,i spent about 400 dollars,case,19'' hdtv,pc fans,dremel,stickers and the power inlet and some other stuff i don't remember...UPDATE!! with video...new back cover and sticker and new metal on the sides of the tv,ill be making a new one soon,smaller and less heavier,waiting on the case to arrive to start working on it...leave comments and tell me what you think
I'm planning to build one of these, but I was curious what you used as a power source?
<p>I want to make one of these but first I have 2 questions what's the flan blowing on and what's the power source</p>
Idk what you mean what's the fan blowing on but the second question I connected a USB cable to the fan and then I connected it to one of the USB ports in the ps3, I just put that fan there bc I heard those fat ps3s got really hot, also bc I wanted it to look like one if those homemade laptops from a 80s sci fi movie, if you gonna make one if these I recommend you to use an smaller case and the ps3 super slim bc it's easier to work on, I made another using the ps3 slim, the only problem I had with that is that the power and eject button didn't worked, I had to use the controller to turn it off and to remove the disc, it wasn't a big deal only when it froze and I had to open the case to remove the disc manually, I'll upload the pictures of the other ps3, if you wanna any help I'll try helping you with all i know
very nice mod, I like to see you make the latest small ps3 mod with the slimest mod possible. Have you considered opening the console up just to save the storage space? I know it's a risky job but every man has to take a leap of faith from time to time now don't we? Cheers.
what kind of case did you use?
I used this one for the one shown on the pictures<br>http://www.amazon.com/gp/aw/d/B0045RT6JA/ref=redir_mdp_mobile?redirect=true&amp;ref_=oh_details_o02_s00_i00
beauty but i recomend a small projector these day theyre pretty tiny and high rez,
Thanks, I know, I took this one apart, it was too bulky and heavy, it had a fat ps3 and a kinda heavy hd screen, I smashed my fingers and hit my forehead with it many times, I made an smaller one with an slim Ps3 and a Smaller hd screen, I'm still not done with it but I can play games with it, if I ever do another one I will try to make it as small as possible to be able to take it anywhere and play it anywhere, kinda like the size of a 15 inch laptop
Like what you have done here, slightly crude looking but does the trick none the less : D, Cool the way the screen fits in perfect. I also notice that you have put a fan mod on the top of the PS3 I was tempted in doing this. Have a look at mine! https://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-Playstation-3/step5/Ok-the-finished-article/
Thanks for the comment, yea it's kinda crude looking, but that was my plan, I wanted it to look more like a mod than something factory made,yea the tv fits almost perfect but not, I had to cut part of the sides to make it fit, it also has one fan on the bottom, this ps3 portable weights about 20-30 pounds, I'm gonna make another less heavy and with no holes on the case at all
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