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by johnyept
November 29th, 2018, 8:07 am
Forum: Development
Topic: Official DCIO News and Development Thread
Replies: 51
Views: 16079

Re: Official DCIO News and Development Thread

You can place a resistor in the 12V rail (this works for the GDEMU and USB-GDROM), I believe it reduces the heat a little bit. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MVKN3pQ11wM You can also buy a DreamPSU. https://www.retropsu.com/store/product/dreampsu Or build a PicoPSU. I'll probably go for the cheape...
by johnyept
November 28th, 2018, 7:31 pm
Forum: Development
Topic: Official DCIO News and Development Thread
Replies: 51
Views: 16079

Re: Official DCIO News and Development Thread

I did the 12V Fix mod on my PAL Dreamcast and the RGB Scart output stopped working, this is with the official cables. Only the Hanzo VGA box worked. I prefer using RGB Scart on a CRT so I can use a light gun etc During my testing I did not notice any obvious difference in how warm the console felt....
by johnyept
November 28th, 2018, 9:11 am
Forum: Development
Topic: Official DCIO News and Development Thread
Replies: 51
Views: 16079

Re: Official DCIO News and Development Thread

I'm using a USB-GDROM (http://3do-renovation.ru/USB-GDROM_Controller.htm), no problems so far. Don't know which is better, the GDEMU or the USB-GDROM. Thanks, didn't know that model. a USB port certainly gives more options, but the 100% compatibility it claims seems a bit high. In my opinion, the b...
by johnyept
November 28th, 2018, 1:44 am
Forum: Development
Topic: Official DCIO News and Development Thread
Replies: 51
Views: 16079

Re: Official DCIO News and Development Thread

Ok not another update request, just my 2 cents. In a few months, a friend will give me is old Dreamcast for me to "play" ;D so I've been looking into the Dreamcast modding options. This is the general idea I got: 1. IDE Reborn It requires soldering skills, cutting the Dreamcast case to fit a IDE 40p...