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  1. Dozzi

    Ashida Wii Portable

    I have a question as I am currently planning everything out as a beginner to build the Ashida Wii Portable. I am wondering where to get the shell 3d printed for good quality and extra tools I may need besides the essentials. I have a $750 budget for everything (I'm willing to spend some more on...
  2. Dynamic_Hayden

    Question What 3d printer is best for portable cases

    I'm getting tired of paying pcbway absorbent amounts for 3d prints so I think its finally time I get a 3d printer of my own. So I got some questions about 3d printers I hope you wont mind answering. -Which 3d printer should I get with no previous experiences 3d printing -Which filament...
  3. Dynamic_Hayden

    Solved Wii error code 32007 help

    Hi, I am trying to update my Wii to 4.3, and every time I attempt an update I get error code 32007. The progress bar doesn't even really move before this happens. Most online recources say that this is because of a softmod update blocker but I have tried to boot into priiloader by holding down...
  4. WATERMAN

    Questions about softmodding a Dreamcast for ISO/disc image usage

    I just bought a Dreamcast, and while using consoles as they were originally intended is always my preferred way to play, I've been thinking about modding it due to the high price of games. So, I have some questions. What exactly is getting changed, and what's the basic way to go about a mod...
  5. Okiguess

    The historwii of The USA

    I am a beginner in portablizing and I need help. I am making a portable wii that looks like a book (to sneak into school) I need tips because I suck at this. I tried soldering once and I melted a motor. I guess I was using a heat stick instead of the controlled ones and I was 9. I need to find a...
  6. static image like wii video signal

    Hello this is my first post so please forgive something that might be obvious. After i trimmed my 6layer board for a wii micro build i wired up the voltage rails and forgot to bridge the 1.8v rails and powered on the device wondering why i wasn't getting any signal. noticing my mistake, i...
  7. watermwlon1732

    Question what do i need to buy to get started

    hi I'm new to making portables I'm typing this during class i just want to know what to buy to get started I'm trying to build a louii made by GingerOfOz I have the files he used to print the parts and i know where i can print them i have 2 Wiis one with bbloader installed and I want to know...
  8. MicClank

    What are the use cases of the PTR08060 vs the PTH08080?

    When looking at both, I don't know why I would use the PTH08080 when it looks like the PTR08060 can output a higher amperage while only needing the same base input power, meaning both can be powered off of 7.4V. It looks like the 08080 has a higher max input voltage (18V vs. the 08060's 14V)...
  9. Question Creating a consolized switch, my first attempt results and help needed.

    Hey peeps, so I recently went back to a project I had shelved that was almost complete, but suffered a technical issue I couldn't easily bypass so I gave up, sadly after looking back at it, I realised the switch mobo is damaged from storage and cant really be saved, so I am going to start fresh...
  10. Question Board damaged during trim, will it still work?

    While performing the OM6 trim for this 6 layer RVL-CPU-30 unit I accidently shot out with my dremel and it removed some solder mask and what looks like a few traces at this part of the board. All traces on the back including the RAM (?) chip are still completely intact. Will the board still...
  11. Someone56789

    Question Trimmed Wii won’t boot

    I have connected the usb-c PCB, RVL power management system, Wii to each other and connected video to a screen, but the Wii does not boot up and the RGB led doesn’t turn on when I press the power button. Whenever I remove the 1.8v line from the Wii though it seems to power on because the RGB led...
  12. Question Smallest possible Omgwtf trim

    For my portable I would like to do a Omgwtf trim for the Wii motherboard, however I need a smaller trim, and I don't think I'm skilled enough to do a Lmao or a Lmaov2. Is it possible to make the Omgwtf trim close to the size of a Lmaov2 trim?
  13. WillF

    Question [Not modified yet] Wii not working Black screen

    Here’s a Wii I will be using to make the G Boy Wii portable. I just bought this on eBay and the seller said that the system has a broken disc drive but works and boots into the menu. But when I power it on it only shows a black screen. I tried using a different composite and component cable, I...
  14. Xenon

    Solved did I break my trimmed Wii?

    I started the trim yesterday and haven't done anything besides the cut. While I was doing that a part of my motherboards traces on the edge got cut and I am not sure if it is necessary or unimportant. I will include a picture but I am not sure if I should start again or keep going. Any...
  15. Benge

    Solved Problem with VGA patch on BBloader

    Hi all, I really need some help i dont understand why the VGA patch is not working for me :rothink: I have plan to use VGA on my O-Wii, but after installing BBloader and activate the VGA nothing apears O.o I have tried many times to make it work, I have checked my connections several times, the...
  16. nemo

    Worklog First project before an actual portable - Wii Micro

    first thread! This is gonna be a worklog for the Wii Micro I am going to be building. A lot is still under construction and very rough but I just wanted to start a thread so I can organize a lot of the info I'm writing. I hope to build a Wii Micro with a similar design to Jeff's or Gman's Wii...
  17. DartWolf

    Question Pluto-IIx HDMI chip gamecube install documetation?

    Recently I acquired a gamecube and various components to mod it with. The Xeno chip is very straightforward, and the SD2SP2 mod chip plugs right in. I am having some difficulty finding install documentation on the Pluto-IIx HDMI soldering points. I already have GC-Video in the modchip, so I...
  18. SopaRIP

    Question Help after trimming.

    Hello everyone just got all the tools and boards to start my ps2 portable, the thing is that just for troubleshooting tried trimming the 2nd usb port and removing the digital output of the board. Now it does not show anything on the screen, but the board powers on just fine. Did i just killed...
  19. CalebPikmin

    Screen Guides available?

    Hiya BitBuilt peeps! I have a question regarding LCD screens for portables. Mainly seeing if there is a guide out there on this subject and if someone could assist. If I buy a screen, I would also need a board that has all the components that I would need as well correct? Such as audio video...
  20. GBAGuy007

    Question GBC not working

    I'm not sure if this is allowed to be posted so correct me if I should delete it, but I was on the bus and my GBC spontaneously stopped working. I've checked the batteries, and used an acid brush with isopropyl alcohol to get corrosion off the contacts. (I got it from a friend that said pay...
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