Instructables: exploring - play - video-games - controller http://www.instructables.com Tue, 22 Jul 2014 19:15:52 PDT BLOX v1.01 Ps3 Controller Hack http://www.instructables.com/id/Ps3-Controller-Hack/
Ps3 Controller Hack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNH/211M/HVQQVT8Q/FNH211MHVQQVT8Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNH/211M/HVQQVT8Q/FNH211MHVQQVT8Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNH/211M/HVQQVT8Q/FNH211MHVQQVT8Q.SMALL.jpg Nick_Hernandez This controller will be able to improve your racing skills for ever and all you need is a ps3 controller and a rubber band Materials • rubber band • ps3 controller Set Controlls Go to the setting in the racing game of your choice and set the acceleration to the right analog stick (Gran turismo...
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Wed, 28 May 2014 11:57:47 PDT
Game Controller Button Location Mod http://www.instructables.com/id/Game-Controller-Button-Location-Mod/
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Fri, 18 Apr 2014 01:36:33 PDT
Using a Playstation controller with Windows http://www.instructables.com/id/Using-a-Playstation-controller-with-Windows/
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Wed, 26 Mar 2014 19:36:48 PDT
Gaming Cruise Control http://www.instructables.com/id/Gaming-Cruise-Control/
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Wed, 12 Mar 2014 02:00:11 PDT
DIY Homemade Steering Wheel USB PC with Viberation http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Homemade-Steering-Wheel-USB-PC-with-Viberation/
DIY Homemade Steering Wheel USB PC with Viberation - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWS/02GR/HRI98G6K/FWS02GRHRI98G6K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWS/02GR/HRI98G6K/FWS02GRHRI98G6K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWS/02GR/HRI98G6K/FWS02GRHRI98G6K.SMALL.jpg D Inventor Hello guys this is my Homemade Steering wheel (Mark 5) .....this wheel is really awesome..it has vibration features as well .......it has a sequential shifter,analog switch for nitrous and handbrake and obviously has acceleration/brake pedals.....quite easy to make......link to youtube video of th...
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Fri, 14 Feb 2014 08:53:17 PST
NES retro USB gamepad http://www.instructables.com/id/NES-retro-USB-gamepad/
NES retro USB gamepad - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJA/L8NW/HQS4Z76Q/FJAL8NWHQS4Z76Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJA/L8NW/HQS4Z76Q/FJAL8NWHQS4Z76Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJA/L8NW/HQS4Z76Q/FJAL8NWHQS4Z76Q.SMALL.jpg harty123 Some weeks ago I've bought an old NES gamepad. The cable was broken and it was not possible to repair it. So I've modified the NES gamepad into a retro style game controller for my PC with USB port. Preparation of the NES gamepad Open the enclosure of the NES gamepad and cut the old cable with 1...
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Fri, 24 Jan 2014 12:26:32 PST
MaKey MaKey Controllers at School http://www.instructables.com/id/Custom-MaKey-MaKey-Controllers/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FWC/WHB6/HO233OA8/FWCWHB6HO233OA8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWC/WHB6/HO233OA8/FWCWHB6HO233OA8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWC/WHB6/HO233OA8/FWCWHB6HO233OA8.SMALL.jpg ProLabShop MaKey MaKey compatible controller designs made by the Pro-LAB Shop students at Propel Braddock Hills High School. These controllers were made mostly from scrap wood, scrap wire, and a random assortment of screws, staples, nuts, bolts, and rubber bands. Tools used included the bandsaw, jigsaw, coppi...
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Sun, 17 Nov 2013 15:01:46 PST
Desktop Pinball Controller http://www.instructables.com/id/Desktop-Pinball-Controller/
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Sun, 3 Nov 2013 11:32:20 PST
Smartphone/tablet to Playstation controller rig http://www.instructables.com/id/Smartphonetablet-to-Playstation-controller-rig/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FGF/JCNL/HJKC6V4M/FGFJCNLHJKC6V4M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGF/JCNL/HJKC6V4M/FGFJCNLHJKC6V4M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGF/JCNL/HJKC6V4M/FGFJCNLHJKC6V4M.SMALL.jpg WalkableBuffalo This is a quite simple rig that I made from Lego Technic pieces which can (just barely) support a smartphone or tablet and attach to some form of Playstation controller, I am using a generic USB Playstation controller. This was made so that I could support my 7" tablet on a controller and use Splash...
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Thu, 1 Aug 2013 12:32:14 PDT
Portable Raspberry Pi Emulation Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-Raspberry-Pi-Emulation-Machine/
Portable Raspberry Pi Emulation Machine - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWV/KKDX/HJ1WWK8M/FWVKKDXHJ1WWK8M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWV/KKDX/HJ1WWK8M/FWVKKDXHJ1WWK8M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWV/KKDX/HJ1WWK8M/FWVKKDXHJ1WWK8M.SMALL.jpg Zaqq Have you ever been in the situation where you wanted to play those nostalgiac Super Nintendo games with your friends while on a 200 mile long trek through the rainforests of Madagascar? Probably not, but if the situation ever arises you could use this sweet emulation machine that you are about to le...
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Sat, 13 Jul 2013 14:29:34 PDT
Atari Combo Controller http://www.instructables.com/id/Atari-Combo-Controller/
Atari Combo Controller - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH4/U55Y/HFPTOPC2/FH4U55YHFPTOPC2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH4/U55Y/HFPTOPC2/FH4U55YHFPTOPC2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH4/U55Y/HFPTOPC2/FH4U55YHFPTOPC2.SMALL.jpg x2Jiggy I enjoy bringing out the old atari 2600 for some classic Pacman or Missile Command but I can't play my copy of Breakout without a paddle controller. To solve this horrible dilemma I thought would be fun to make one since Atari hardware can be a bit difficult and expensive to get your hands on in Aus...
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Sun, 21 Apr 2013 07:33:56 PDT
Make Your Own Atari Joystick http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Your-Own-Atari-Joystick/
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Sat, 13 Apr 2013 19:02:30 PDT
The FrankenGamester http://www.instructables.com/id/The-FrankenGamester/
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Sun, 24 Feb 2013 14:50:59 PST
Creating Animation and Games: Chapter 2 Game Controllers http://www.instructables.com/id/Creating-Animation-and-Games-Chapter-2-Game-Contr/
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Thu, 17 Jan 2013 18:23:29 PST
Android Tablet PS3 / Xbox360 Controller Mount - I made it at TechShop http://www.instructables.com/id/Android-Tablet-PS3-Xbox360-Controller-Mount-I-/
Android Tablet PS3 / Xbox360 Controller Mount - I made it at TechShop - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC4/C4B8/H6I6WADG/FC4C4B8H6I6WADG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC4/C4B8/H6I6WADG/FC4C4B8H6I6WADG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC4/C4B8/H6I6WADG/FC4C4B8H6I6WADG.SMALL.jpg madebyjoe The new Nexus 7 is a fantastic gaming platform. But for some of use, the holy grail is to have a mobile gaming power with the better controls from a physical gamepad. Touch screen controls can only go so far.  In this instructable, I go though how to create a mount for a Nexus 7 Android tablet. It'...
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Thu, 30 Aug 2012 20:29:59 PDT
how to play non game controller games with a game controller http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-play-non-game-controller-games-with-a-game-/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FHO/3RDK/H4VQTC71/FHO3RDKH4VQTC71.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHO/3RDK/H4VQTC71/FHO3RDKH4VQTC71.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHO/3RDK/H4VQTC71/FHO3RDKH4VQTC71.SMALL.jpg tgferreira184 Xpadder available here
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Wed, 25 Jul 2012 11:34:36 PDT
Barcade - Arcade for all http://www.instructables.com/id/Barcade-Arcade-for-all/
Barcade - Arcade for all - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Z/JXSG/H1YONIMR/F8ZJXSGH1YONIMR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Z/JXSG/H1YONIMR/F8ZJXSGH1YONIMR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Z/JXSG/H1YONIMR/F8ZJXSGH1YONIMR.SMALL.jpg synthescape This has been a long time coming but I've decided to go back into my archive from 2009 for a project that I pulled my brother in on.  We were inspired by my initial Barcade hack where I took my favorite Neo-Geo and Mame'd it out using an old Vaio pc and a keyboard hack.   I wanted to take it one ste...
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Thu, 17 May 2012 21:41:49 PDT
Playing a 2 player Sega Genesis game with one controller on PC emulator. http://www.instructables.com/id/Playing-a-2-player-Sega-Genesis-game-with-one-cont/
Playing a 2 player Sega Genesis game with one controller on PC emulator. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT5/SDAM/H1YOI2N9/FT5SDAMH1YOI2N9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT5/SDAM/H1YOI2N9/FT5SDAMH1YOI2N9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT5/SDAM/H1YOI2N9/FT5SDAMH1YOI2N9.SMALL.jpg sonicdude10 If any of you are classic era gamers like I am, you no doubt have an emulator for an older console on your PC.  Emulators mimic the original hardware through software allowing a person to play a ROM of their favorite game on their computer.  Emulators for thousands of game consoles and older PC syst...
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Fri, 11 May 2012 23:00:10 PDT
Rocksmith Control Pedal (Stompbox style controller) for XBox 360 http://www.instructables.com/id/Rocksmith-Control-Pedal-Stompbox-style-controller/
Rocksmith Control Pedal (Stompbox style controller) for XBox 360 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F41/HRGS/H19RQZ8O/F41HRGSH19RQZ8O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F41/HRGS/H19RQZ8O/F41HRGSH19RQZ8O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F41/HRGS/H19RQZ8O/F41HRGSH19RQZ8O.SMALL.jpg smokeandlights This is my first Instructable.  I am happy that my timing will coincide with the entry deadline for the Game.Life 2 Challenge! I have tried to make instructables before, but it seems like halfway through my projects, I stop taking pictures. The same thing happened here, but I tried to go back and ge...
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Sun, 22 Apr 2012 19:42:45 PDT
Make Arcade Spinners From Old Ball Mice http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Arcade-Spinners-From-Old-Ball-Mice/
Make Arcade Spinners From Old Ball Mice - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMU/GHW0/GLWR1SLO/FMUGHW0GLWR1SLO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMU/GHW0/GLWR1SLO/FMUGHW0GLWR1SLO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMU/GHW0/GLWR1SLO/FMUGHW0GLWR1SLO.SMALL.jpg TieDyedPie If you're like me, you're working on an arcade cabinet and waiting for buttons to arrive in the mail, and thinking to yourself, "gee, I sure love Pong, but there's no way I can bring down some paddle-slicing fury with a joystick." It's a common thought. It's also why I ultimately decided to include ...
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Sun, 3 Apr 2011 20:34:34 PDT
Turn a Super NES into a Universal Game Player http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-a-Super-NES-into-an-All-In-One-Classic-Video-/
Turn a Super NES into a Universal Game Player - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDW/38OL/GLQCLEOM/FDW38OLGLQCLEOM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDW/38OL/GLQCLEOM/FDW38OLGLQCLEOM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDW/38OL/GLQCLEOM/FDW38OLGLQCLEOM.SMALL.jpg vigothecarpathian Don't you wish you had a system that could play all your favorite games from the past? Mario? Sonic? Gauntlet? Yes! Well with this magic system you can play all your favorites on a 4-player system that uses authentic Super Nintendo Control Pads. It has the capability to play games from NES, Super N...
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Mon, 28 Mar 2011 02:02:40 PDT
XBOX 360 Awesome Modded Paint http://www.instructables.com/id/XBOX-360-Awsome-Modded-Paint/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FHQ/Y25W/GLK0NX33/FHQY25WGLK0NX33.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHQ/Y25W/GLK0NX33/FHQY25WGLK0NX33.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHQ/Y25W/GLK0NX33/FHQY25WGLK0NX33.SMALL.jpg Sreyo This controller broke a while ago, so, I decided to paint it. I took apart the case and spray painted it. Then I used a different color to make the dotted effect by quickly going over the front. Then I make stencils out of cardboard using an exacto knife, then spray painted them onto my controller. ...
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Tue, 22 Mar 2011 10:45:52 PDT
Loose Nintendo 64 thumbstick repair http://www.instructables.com/id/Loose-Nintendo-64-thumbstick-repair/
Loose Nintendo 64 thumbstick repair - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE9/CTUG/GIYWWDKE/FE9CTUGGIYWWDKE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE9/CTUG/GIYWWDKE/FE9CTUGGIYWWDKE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE9/CTUG/GIYWWDKE/FE9CTUGGIYWWDKE.SMALL.jpg videogamemaster Well, if your reading this, then your about to learn how to fix that old Nintendo 64 controller with the analog stick that flops around. All Nintendo 64 controllers eventually get their loose analog sticks after a while. How do you tell if this epidemic has hit your poor controller? The thumbstick w...
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Sun, 16 Jan 2011 09:04:11 PST
How to Clean a Nintendo 64 Controller http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Clean-a-Nintendo-64-Controller/
How to Clean a Nintendo 64 Controller - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKS/IDMB/GAFDTBMP/FKSIDMBGAFDTBMP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKS/IDMB/GAFDTBMP/FKSIDMBGAFDTBMP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKS/IDMB/GAFDTBMP/FKSIDMBGAFDTBMP.SMALL.jpg Contra46 These instructions focus on the cleaning of a Nintendo 64 controller, but will also show how to open and remove the vital components.  A controller that has sticky buttons or/and a sticky control stick can be very frustrating to use (or attempt to use).  By keeping the controller clean and in worki...
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Wed, 16 Jun 2010 10:01:15 PDT
Play Guitar Hero with a Real Guitar http://www.instructables.com/id/Play-Guitar-Hero-with-a-Real-Guitar/
Play Guitar Hero with a Real Guitar - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNY/GITX/G1M2GUFQ/FNYGITXG1M2GUFQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNY/GITX/G1M2GUFQ/FNYGITXG1M2GUFQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNY/GITX/G1M2GUFQ/FNYGITXG1M2GUFQ.SMALL.jpg alan.chatham This instructable will show you how to build the OpenChord.org V1 external, a device that lets you use a real guitar to play Guitar Hero/Rock Band/Frets on Fire.We love playing Rock Band, Guitar Hero, and Frets on Fire.  However, we also know that we'll never learn how to play guitar by pressing but...
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Thu, 5 Nov 2009 01:07:34 PST
How to play your PSP Go with a PS3 controller http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-play-yout-PSP-Go-with-a-PS3-controller/
How to play your PSP Go with a PS3 controller - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMS/25PC/G0UPKU8G/FMS25PCG0UPKU8G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMS/25PC/G0UPKU8G/FMS25PCG0UPKU8G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMS/25PC/G0UPKU8G/FMS25PCG0UPKU8G.SMALL.jpg scott! I was surprised there were NO Instructables on this, or anything about the PSP go at all, so I made this because it took me a little while to figure out how to do this, and I figured other people might benefit from it, so on with the instructable!   You may be thinking "why do I need to use a contro...
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Sat, 17 Oct 2009 09:13:39 PDT
Painting your Rock Band guitar http://www.instructables.com/id/Painting-your-Rock-Band-guitar/
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Thu, 20 Aug 2009 20:42:29 PDT
Connecting Your Guitar Hero or Rock Band Controller to Frets on Fire http://www.instructables.com/id/Connecting-Your-Guitar-Hero-or-Rock-Band-Controlle/
Connecting Your Guitar Hero or Rock Band Controller to Frets on Fire - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSG/W79Y/FXK6BIQN/FSGW79YFXK6BIQN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSG/W79Y/FXK6BIQN/FSGW79YFXK6BIQN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSG/W79Y/FXK6BIQN/FSGW79YFXK6BIQN.SMALL.jpg mattdias This will teach you how to connect your usb guitar controller to your computer using Xpadder for use with Frets on Fire. Materials For this project you will need:-A usb guitar controller (Xbox 360 Xplorer or PS2/PS3 Rock Band Guitar.) (If you want to use a wireless Xbox 360 guitar, you will have ...
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Mon, 27 Jul 2009 11:40:53 PDT
Add real strings to a Guitar Hero controller - OpenChord.org http://www.instructables.com/id/Add-real-strings-to-a-Guitar-Hero-controller-Ope/
Add real strings to a Guitar Hero controller - OpenChord.org - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZI/3NLA/FWI9VBPV/FZI3NLAFWI9VBPV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZI/3NLA/FWI9VBPV/FZI3NLAFWI9VBPV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZI/3NLA/FWI9VBPV/FZI3NLAFWI9VBPV.SMALL.jpg alan.chatham Today we'll be showing you how modify an Ashley Rock Axe or similar "guitar hero controller built out of a real guitar" into a controller that allows you to play Guitar Hero/Rock Band using real strings and frets, allowing you to practice real guitar fingerings and chords. Unfortunately, this proce...
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Mon, 29 Jun 2009 14:40:13 PDT
Retro Atari 7800 Mod: Sega Master System controller to Atari 2600/7800 hack http://www.instructables.com/id/Retro-Atari-7800-Mod-Sega-Master-System-controlle/
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By: silverHalo

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Sat, 6 Jun 2009 14:18:21 PDT
Wall Mount Guitar Hero Guitar rack http://www.instructables.com/id/Wall-Mount-Guitar-Hero-Guitar-rack/
Wall Mount Guitar Hero Guitar rack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH0/2NNS/FVDC5CJM/FH02NNSFVDC5CJM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH0/2NNS/FVDC5CJM/FH02NNSFVDC5CJM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH0/2NNS/FVDC5CJM/FH02NNSFVDC5CJM.SMALL.jpg gneedel In this instuctable I will explain how to quickly make a nice looking wall mount for Guitar hero/ rock band controllers. I like to get things off the floor whenever possible and on a lazy Sunday decided to build this rack. If you need one also I hope this helps. Gather materials and Tools Mater...
By: gneedel

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Sun, 31 May 2009 19:36:39 PDT
ATARI 2600 Joystick LED's (v1) http://www.instructables.com/id/ATARI-2600-Joystick-LEDs-v1/
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By: 27ace27

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Mon, 25 May 2009 16:38:23 PDT
Build Sega Genesis Controller Ports for your PC! http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-Sega-Genesis-Controller-Ports-for-your-PC/
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By: crrimson

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Mon, 27 Apr 2009 22:27:34 PDT
Homemade Guitar Hero Gibson Controller - Guitarra Gibson para Guitar Hero http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Guitar-Hero-Gibson-Controller-Guitarra-/
Homemade Guitar Hero Gibson Controller - Guitarra Gibson para Guitar Hero - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4Y/SFIU/FKX1D5Q8/F4YSFIUFKX1D5Q8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4Y/SFIU/FKX1D5Q8/F4YSFIUFKX1D5Q8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4Y/SFIU/FKX1D5Q8/F4YSFIUFKX1D5Q8.SMALL.jpg rcaproni ****** In portuguese (BR) and english (ENG). ******BR:Esta e minha versao de um controle USB para Guitar Hero/Frets on Fire, baseado na guitarra Gibson. E um projeto barato que usa alguma madeira, tintas e um controle USB, fora horas de diversao na construcao.ENG: This is my version for a Gibson USB...
By: rcaproni

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Thu, 29 Jan 2009 05:11:04 PST
Guitar Hero World Tour Drum Mod for Rock Band 2 http://www.instructables.com/id/Guitar-Hero-World-Tour-Drum-Mod-for-Rock-Band-2/
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By: TeamSkenes

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Tue, 6 Jan 2009 01:01:36 PST
How to Clean and Maintain a Controller http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Clean-and-Maintain-a-Controller/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FPU/6QLM/FJD52DR5/FPU6QLMFJD52DR5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPU/6QLM/FJD52DR5/FPU6QLMFJD52DR5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPU/6QLM/FJD52DR5/FPU6QLMFJD52DR5.SMALL.jpg jefftheworld Simple tutorial on how to open and clean your controller. Very easy to do, yet it makes a huge difference in terms of tactile feel, response time, and controller lifespan. Includes: Cleaning Re-aligning rubber pads Adjusting spring tension Note: Yes, this video is way too long, and yes, I rambl...
By: jefftheworld

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Sat, 2 Aug 2008 14:34:14 PDT
AUDIO TO LIGHT MODULATING GAME CONTROLLER RACK http://www.instructables.com/id/AUDIO-TO-LIGHT-MODULATING-GAME-CONTROLLER-RACK/
AUDIO TO LIGHT MODULATING GAME CONTROLLER RACK - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F64/IBCW/FH7UZMXD/F64IBCWFH7UZMXD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F64/IBCW/FH7UZMXD/F64IBCWFH7UZMXD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F64/IBCW/FH7UZMXD/F64IBCWFH7UZMXD.SMALL.jpg MFCrow This Instrunctable is to show you how to make a audio to light modulating game controller rack. This light system can get hooked up to a XBOX 360 (like mine) Playstation 3, Zune, Ipod... whatever.Parts:1 12 inch by 24 inch fluorescent plexiglass 1/4 inch thick (bought from the internet)1 Armory Gam...
By: MFCrow

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Sun, 8 Jun 2008 21:23:03 PDT
Guitar Hero Fret Buttons Mod http://www.instructables.com/id/Guitar-Hero-Fret-Buttons-Mod/
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By: sonic_dan

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Wed, 26 Mar 2008 11:24:55 PDT
Guitar Hero Hacks: Star Power Pedal! http://www.instructables.com/id/Guitar-Hero-Hacks-Star-Power-Pedal/
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By: bofthem

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Tue, 12 Feb 2008 01:45:37 PST
Easy Controller Belt Buckle http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-Controller-Belt-Buckle/
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Tue, 29 Jan 2008 15:26:50 PST
Guitar Hero Hacks: Key Molding http://www.instructables.com/id/Guitar-Hero-Hacks-Key-Molding/
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By: bofthem

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Wed, 14 Nov 2007 16:46:02 PST
How to make a custom game controller http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-custom-game-controller/
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By: InAction

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Mon, 30 Jul 2007 14:09:20 PDT