1. Opium

    OP Opium PogoShell it to me ™
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    I've made a custom GBA SP with IPS screen before but I've never done the original GBA. I used a Funnyplaying IPS screen and a shell, lens and buttons from RetroSix. The shell is very nice, much better than the ones out of eBay/China I also have. It fits together well and has a soft-touch rubberised feel to it. Really nice to hold and play!

    The battery pack is also from RetroSix, and so far, so good. I can charge my GBA on the same charger as my Switch :D

    Couple that all with my new Everdrive X5 Mini and I've got the perfect GBA handheld I reckon. Love this thing!

    Have any of you made an IPS GBA? How'd it go?

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  2. DinohScene

    DinohScene Feed Dino to the Sharks
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    Holy shit it's Opium!

    Is the golden logo a stock thing or custom made?
     
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  3. Opium

    OP Opium PogoShell it to me ™
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    Hey! The lens is one of the ones sold on RetroSix. I didn't have to do anything to it. The whole mod was fairly simple, I just had to drop everything in.
     
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  4. Harsky

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    Bought the RIPS V3 for original Gameboy. Combined with precut Gameboy shells, it was one of the easiest mod I ever did that resulted in a new life for a damaged Gameboy.

    Wish I done the Gameboy Advance one first because I have more GBA games than original Gameboy games in my collection.
     
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    Neat!

    I'm planning to convert me SP to a IPS screen one day and install the dehiss kit.
    Figured that if I'd spend 70 quid on a new screen, might as well replace the old caps whilst I'm at it.
     
  6. Minox

    Minox Thanks for the fish
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    That looks absolutely fantastic, really makes me want one too
     
  7. gregory-samba

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    Wow. It looks great and you're also a great with a digital camera as your shots could pass as an advertisers product. The GBA has some really great games so I hope you get to play the fuck out of your new creation.
     
  8. DaFixer

    DaFixer Dare to be stupid
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    Wow that looks really good ;)
     
  9. porkiewpyne

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    That looks stunning!
     
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    I need one of these in my life!
     
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