X

This website uses cookies.

This website uses cookies to improve user experience. By using our website you consent to all cookies in accordance with our Cookie Policy.

I agree
Learn More
Great Geek Gifts in the Technabob Shop!Get Technabob Daily: Join our Mailing List! | Follow Us: Facebook | Twitter
Awesomer Media Sites: THE AWESOMER | MIGHTYMEGA | 95OCTANE
subscribe to our rss feedsubscribe via e-mailfollow technabob on twittertechnabob facebook fan pageGoogle+follow us in feedly
Follow Us:

Got a 3D Printer? Print This Tiny Atari 2600 and NES

by Paul Strauss
Advertisement

A few years back, I posted a tiny papercraft model of the Nintendo DS Lite that was a big hit. A bit later, I found some teensy paper models of other gadgets and video game consoles. Paper. Isn’t that cute? Today’s geeks skip all the glue, X-Acto nicks and tape mess and go right for 3D printing instead.

tiny_atari_2600

Thanks to Dave Nunez, you can print out your own Atari 2600 and NES consoles. The models are just big enough to fit in the palm of your hand. The buttons and switches aren’t perfectly to scale, they’ve been exaggerated a bit to capture the spirit of the original consoles – in miniature.

tiny_nes

You can grab the digital files for the tiny Atari 2600 and NES over at Thingiverse. I figure while you wait for the 3D printer to output your models, you’ll figure out a way to cram a tiny computer inside of these so they’re actually playable.

[via it8bit]




Comments are closed for posts older than 90 days.

Comments (2):

  1. colleen morris says:

    i ordered an atari 10 days ago and i want to know when i well receive it. it was the the one that comes with 75 games. we have been looking forward to getting it and i have already paid for it. please let me know asap. thank you jon and colleen morris

Recent Posts

Intel Brings Its 100 Dancing Drones to Palm Springs, California

Intel Brings Its 100 Dancing Drones to Palm Springs, California

Guy Builds Robot Tongue to Lick His Computer Screen

Guy Builds Robot Tongue to Lick His Computer Screen

Brik Books Build-on MacBook Cover Adds Glorious Blocky Bulk

Brik Books Build-on MacBook Cover Adds Glorious Blocky Bulk

FormBox Desktop Vacuum Former: Suck Mold, Then Make Molds

FormBox Desktop Vacuum Former: Suck Mold, Then Make Molds

This Wooden Death Star Is The Ultimate Weapon in the Workshop

This Wooden Death Star Is The Ultimate Weapon in the Workshop

More from Awesomer Media...

The Awesomer Logo MightyMega Logo 95octane Logo