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Published on July 3rd, 2008 | by Jules Yap


Marry a Powerbook with a Ramvik for an arcade cocktail cabinet

Frédéric puts a broken Powerbook to good use as an arcade cocktail cabinet.


He writes, “I turned a Ramvik side table into an arcade cocktail cabinet. It all started with a Powerbook with broken hinges. Check out the step by step transformation here.”

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5 Responses to Marry a Powerbook with a Ramvik for an arcade cocktail cabinet

  1. Jed says:

    I just start the same project !!

    Look at this :


  2. EvilDorkGirl says:

    I actually DO have a broken Powerbook around here. This is really cool… I’m going to try this. Thanks for the brilliant idea and instructions.

  3. Carol says:

    Is that Galaga? Oh man I love Galaga.

  4. Mackie says:

    :-D that is fun! what a cool hack.

  5. Michael says:

    Wow…. that is amazing… It’s too bad I dont have a broken power book laying around hahah.

    I wonder if I could find one at a mac store at discount

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