Version 6
    Steam Powered Retropie Console

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    Do you feel out of place? Does the modern era of technology fail to meet your tastes? Do you yearn to be a monocle-wearing, dirigible captain with a penchant for designing needlessly complicated contraptions? If so, you may want to strap in as we join DJ on his journey to build a steam-powered RetroPie game console. This build is sure to be classy and dangerous, so buckle up and hold onto your top hat.



    Supplemental Content:



    Bill of Materials:


    Product NameManufacturerQuantityBuy KitBuy Kit
    Raspberry Pi Model 3 A+Raspberry Pi1Buy NowBuy Now
    PiTFT 2.8” LCDAdafruit1Buy NowBuy Now
    Cherry Key PushbuttonCherry12Buy NowBuy Now
    Stepper MotorSanyo Denki1Buy NowBuy Now
    Full Bridge RectifierVishay1Buy NowBuy Now
    15F Super CapactorVishay1Buy NowBuy Now
    47uF CapacitorPANASONIC2Buy NowBuy Now
    Toggle SwitchMULTICOMP1Buy NowBuy Now
    3D FilamentVerbatim1Buy NowBuy Now


    Additional Parts:


    Product NameQuantity

    4-40 x 1/2” Brass Screws


    (8) 1/12” Rubber Foot


    12x12” 3/16 Brass Stock C360


    12x12” 1/4” Walnut

    (2X) 5V Switching boost converter1