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by j^aws
Thu Sep 17, 2009 10:12 pm
Forum: Kick Off 1/2
Topic: Joysticks
Replies: 85
Views: 6187

Re: Joysticks

It depends on what you mean by "quality". For example, the Seimitsu LS-32 is not really a new design. Its main guide (squarish gate) isn't made from the toughest plastic, and wears with time. However, you can get a replacement circular gate for it, made from tougher plastic, for example. O...
by j^aws
Fri Dec 12, 2008 3:51 pm
Forum: Kick Off 1/2
Topic: Joysticks
Replies: 85
Views: 6187

Re: Joysticks

Thanks for the tip. My good buddy has already done some soldering in order to repair a CMS. Now we just need to look out for some suitably evil super microswitches, eh Steve ? :) There are plenty of places on the net to look out for "suitably evil microswitches", but this link is a good s...
by j^aws
Wed Dec 10, 2008 10:57 pm
Forum: Kick Off 1/2
Topic: Joysticks
Replies: 85
Views: 6187

Re: Joysticks

Sorry guys but the CMS that you can find now is total crap compared to the rigid feel you get with the old greek sticks from back the good old days. Maybe a little too stiff for KO. Only my old "CMS controller 8" without the "+" feels soft but CMS have always used crappy microsw...
by j^aws
Wed Dec 10, 2008 5:12 pm
Forum: Kick Off 1/2
Topic: Joysticks
Replies: 85
Views: 6187

Re: Joysticks

Here's a video with an "ultimate mod" of a JLF: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QytcbzZmXaI I think the idea is to get shorter engage and throw distances and a stiffer spring (=quicker return to center). In other words, to make it more LS-32 like. I wonder if I could do this to create a su...