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Atari 1980 guide to electronic game operation and servicing

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Atari 1980 guide to electronic game operation and servicing

by kevman3d » Sun May 03, 2015 2:07 pm

Ran across this the other day - Its Atari's 1980s guide book to maintaining arcade game machines. However it literally covers most of the basics of electronics - from equipment, soldering techniques, as well as going into understanding IC's and more. It says its not designed to help people become electronic engineers (obviously) but it is a lot more accessible to lesser experienced people (ie. me) with some very basic understanding of things.

Its oddly enough called "The Book". Mark fixes stuff placed a PDF scan of the 186 pages on his blog if you're interested.

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Re: Atari 1980 guide to electronic game operation and servic

by tezza » Sun May 03, 2015 9:11 pm

Kevin, that book is gold! Some great fundamentals there. Thanks for posting the link.
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