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    During the summer 1994, I meet Wamadeus my wife's sister's husband (my brother in law). He speaks to me and shows me his computer and especially, Internet (which is unknown to me at that time). In brief, I do not find that too exciting but In the course of the years, I tame this new technology until the day when Wamadeus shows me an emulator of arcade games which is called MAME. Wow!, there, the data processing takes suddenly a new bend for me. Our good old arcade games, it is not possible!! And it is the beginning of a new era, the return to basics. But an evening, when we play some games at Wamadeus's place, this one, in a flash of genius Have our own arcade cabinet, why not! And there we were, the idea did not enter a deaf person's ear, a beautiful challenge laid on the horizon. The next day, I call Mr. John Genais of Amusement Lac Saint Jean (out of business for 2 years), this one says to me that he still has in his ownership some borders, so we agreed to meet at his warehouse. Once inside, I was dipped back into my youth. Donkey Kong, Pacman, Mario Bros, Bagman, they are all there but, regrettably , having to discuss price, I loose courage: between 600 $ and 1000 CAN, it is far too expensive for me, no luck But I perceive in a corner of the store, an old empty Pacman cocktail with all the joysticks 12 buttons and the drawer for the coins, I say to myself at worst, I could build it myself. After another discussion with M.Genais, I leave with the Pacman cocktail (that I had for 75$ CAN) with, in premium, the Warp Warp logo on one side of the border, which I found very beautiful at the time. I arrive to my home with this old cabinet and my Warp Warp logo but where to start? First of all, to collect all which is good on the cocktail. Thus, I get back the lock for the back panel with the key, 2 joysticks, 12 buttons, many bolts, the hinges, a lot of screws etc.

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