SirronTM's NES Controller MP3 Player

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Introduction: SirronTM's NES Controller MP3 Player

About: I'm a computing science student that enjoys adventure gaming, virtual reality, open source software and distancing myself from the norm.

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    9 Discussions

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    MajorRockstar7

    Nice idea except i always get crappy mp3s that dont have a d-pad like that is there some way to wire it to make it work with a nes controller (a and b buttons also) .

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    SirronTM
    SirronTM

    Reply 11 years ago on Introduction

    That really depends on the mp3 player. If yours is a crappy Chinese S1 mp3 player (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/S1_MP3_player) then you can still use that. In fact, that's what most people use for this mod because they're so commonly available.

    I suggest you search around for NES Mp3 players, and definitely look at:

    https://www.instructables.com/id/NES-Controller-MP3-Player/

    which is a full Instructable rather than just a slideshow like mine. I didn't follow it, in fact I started mine long before it was written, then I got distracted and didn't complete it until much later.

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    SirronTM
    SirronTM

    11 years ago on Introduction

    What a fortuitous purchase! Long time since I saw something that well priced a car boot sale.

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    Lance Mt.
    Lance Mt.

    Reply 11 years ago on Introduction

    ....
    I hate you.

    IT SHOULD HAVE BEEN MIIINE!
    (mind you i do have 3 already )

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    matstermind
    matstermind

    Reply 11 years ago on Introduction

    I've had several deals like that, like two xboxs and a PlayStation 2 for free, and a few similar deals.

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    sanguyen
    sanguyen

    11 years ago on Introduction

    Were did you get the circuit board for the MP3 player and how much did it cost? What's Scragg?

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    SirronTM
    SirronTM

    Reply 11 years ago on Introduction

    It was a cheap chinese MP3 player with no screen, like this. Scragg is a person.