A A A
Please consider registering
guest
sp_LogInOut Log In
Register | Lost password?
Advanced Search
Forum Scope


Match



Forum Options



Minimum search word length is 3 characters – maximum search word length is 84 characters
sp_Feed Topic RSS02-ghost-red
The quest for a happy medium monitor!
September 2, 2018
10:21 am
Avatar
Funkoid
Member
Members
Forum Posts: 2
Member Since:
September 2, 2018
sp_UserOfflineSmall Offline

I'm rebuilding a mame cabinet that's been out of use for a number of years.

CRT and original monitors are out of the question sadly due to weight and me not being clued up on the internals, so it's TFT, LCD or LED…. maybe with a scan line generator.

Ratio other than 4:3 being ideal I'm at a loss, happy to go second hand if need be too.

Ideally I'm going to make the monitor manually rotate, I haven't the room for two cabinets and I love pacman, Tapper, the Simpsons etc. so can't compromise here it has to do horizontal and vertical games well.

The question is, given what is available on the UK market now monitor wise (under £200) what am I best going for as far as:

* Size

* Resolution

* Ratio

* Response Time

…ultimately, I know it's never going to be arcade perfect, I just want to do the best I can.

Therefore, what is the happy medium!!

 

 

September 2, 2018
5:13 pm
reanaddy
Member
Members
Forum Posts: 12
Member Since:
July 5, 2018
sp_UserOfflineSmall Offline

Have a look at CCL Computers

something like this -Â https://www.cclonline.com/prod…..s05at-abu/

would be ideal fast response, full 1080p plus with vesa mount it would be easier to set up a rotating mount.

September 2, 2018
5:14 pm
reanaddy
Member
Members
Forum Posts: 12
Member Since:
July 5, 2018
sp_UserOfflineSmall Offline

nix that, just seen the size lol. try this -Â https://www.cclonline.com/prod…..330hzx-en/

Forum Timezone: Europe/London
Most Users Ever Online: 3117
Currently Online: David Rodriguez
Guest(s) 39
Currently Browsing this Page:
1 Guest(s)
Top Posters:
canter6: 134
Jaz808: 121
test123: 106
davep180: 74
SteelCityJJ: 74
Misa Misa: 68
MyRetrozz: 62
kme2019: 61
-x-: 53
sergiohyperspin: 52
Member Stats:
Guest Posters: 122
Members: 152214
Moderators: 31
Admins: 1
Forum Stats:
Groups: 7
Forums: 35
Topics: 4028
Posts: 12033
Newest Members:
bob bobby, Didier Sammaritano, elib ventura, NICK BENNETT, alucado, Chris Childress, luis pepe pepe, Cody Rock, Mit Tim, superpoopers
Moderators: aladdin: 0, Arcade Man: 0, Arcade Punk: 0, CP78: 0, ETA PRIME: 0, Ghost Lost: 0, Harrison Hacks: 0, T.K.O. Cinematics: 0, kiodiekin1: 0, level1online: 0, hursty1: 0, Neighbourhood Techie: 0, Maria: 0, PatmanQC: 0, Restalgia: 0, RetroHumanoid: 0, Simply Austin: 0, titipilas: 0, Titi Ober: 179, Enkak: 44, leepspvideo: 0, _RetroTech100: 0, Guest Post: 0, Mark Blackwood: 0, Frankie Wilde: 0, Jeremy Reynolds: 0, Leslie Alexander: 0, Jason Copley: 0, Eleonora: 0, Joshua Robinson: 0, James Collins: 0
Administrators: Ninja UK: 2421

This website uses cookies to improve your experience. We'll assume you're ok with this, but you can opt-out if you wish. Accept Read More

Adblock Detected

Please support us by disabling your AdBlocker extension from your browsers for our website. The ads we use on this site pay for servers for the site, seedboxes for your torrents and upload boxes for your NZBs - No-one from Arcade Punks take any profit from any funds raised on this site - help us, help you and whitelist us.