why ony 2 black strip thins over the pins?

Discussion in 'Acekard' started by linkinworm, Apr 26, 2010.

  1. linkinworm
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    linkinworm GBAtemp Maniac

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    May 30, 2008
    Birmingham (England)
    how come AK2i's only have them black bars over 2 of the pins and not over every pin on the kart like a real DS game?
     
  2. tk_saturn

    tk_saturn GBAtemp Psycho!

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    Jan 26, 2010
    I believe they often say it improves contact, there's mention of it in one of the GBAtemp reviews somewhere. But I'm not sure I believe that.

    I imagine it's for cost, and allows them to be more sloppy when they assemble it.
     
  3. Agent007

    Agent007 GBAtemp Regular

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    Nov 11, 2008
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    Save what ? Like 3 cents of plastic materials and 1cent of labour ? I'm pretty sure it's just about the contacts .... and an easier way to "clean" the contacts from dust.
     
  4. giratina16

    giratina16 Born This Way

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    Apr 10, 2010
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    Yeah I have a pubic hair in 1 of my DS games (it's actually a dog hair but I prefer to say pubic hair) I dunno how it got there. It's easier to clean with out the pins.
     
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