Build Your Own Arcade Stick Encased In IKEA Parts

Arcade sticks are the best way to play a lot of different games, and making your own is a lot easier than you'd think. The problem generally is making a good case for the buttons and knobs. DIYer Fredrik Setterberg made that out of some IKEA parts.

For the box, you'll need anĀ IKEA box with handle, a chopping board, some stick on floor protectors, and some wood stain. As for the arcade parts, it's a kit like this one that includes a USB interface, buttons, switches, and a few wires. Total cost is around $US50 ($67)-$US70 ($94), not including the tools you'll need. The project is insanely well documented, with photos, a PDF guide, cut-out guides for the button holes, and more. Head over to Setterberg's site for everything you'd need.

Bamboo Arcade


Comments

Be the first to comment on this story!

Trending Stories Right Now