A quick train update…

Whilst gutting the cabs I collected last week I thought I’d try booting one that still contained most of it’s parts:

To my amazement it worked. There was a rather worrying hissing sound coming from the power supply unit but I proceeded none-the-less:

Several minutes later with a rather spectacular bang everything went black! I have dumped the hard drive to have a little look around at a later date:

I started playing with emulators and front ends- I think hyperspin is the one I want. Here’s a little sample video on my MacBook Pro:

I will most probably repurpose my old Acer Revo R3610 now it has been succeeded by one of my raspberry pis.

One of the controllers arrived:

Rather grubby:

But that was soon taken care of:

Watch this space.