Parts List

SPDT Momentary-Contact Pushbutton Start Switch with Red Light-Emitting Diode Vinyl Foam Single-Coated-Adhesive Tape, 1 4-lnch wide x e -Inch thick (24 in. required) Leaf Switch and Button Holder (leaf switch only is part no. 160012-001) NOTICE TO ALL PERSONS RECEIVING THIS DRAWING CONFIDENTIAL Reproduction forbidden without the specific written permission of Atari, Inc., Sunnyvale, CA. This drawing is only conditionally issued, and neither receipt nor possession thereof confers or transfers any...

Figure 6 Self Test Procedure continued

RAM FAILURE is indicated by one to 10 beeps. Note the number of beeps and determine which RAM may be bad. To restart the test, press the reset pushbutton on the game PCB, or set the self-test switch to off, then again to the on position. Number of Beeps Given RAM Chip Location Number of Beeps Given RAM Chip Location Any bad RAM must be replaced before the computer can check the other RAMs, as well as continue with the self-test. ROMIPROM FAILURE is indicated by two groups of numbers in the...

1 Attract Mode

The attract mode begins when power is applied to the game, after a play or high score initial mode, or after self-test. This mode is continuous and is only interrupted when a game is paid for and accepted or when in self-test. In this mode, the monitor displays two pictures simultaneously. One of the pictures is operator-selectable for one of four languages. Placed in the center of the screen, the picture shows the high score table, game price, and the bonus-life achievement level. If the...

Table of Contents

Centipede Game

Interlock and Power On Off D. Self-Test E. Option Switch 2. Coin Mechanism Multipliers 9 3. Examples of Game Price Settings 9 1. Attract 2. Ready-to-Play Mode 3. Play Mode 4. High Score initial Mode B. Fuse C. The Control Panel 1. LED Start-Switch 2. Leaf-Switch 3. Mini-Trak Ball Maintenance and Repair 19 D. Monitor E. Printed-Circuit Board 1. Game PCB 2. Regulator Audio II PCB F. Fluorescent Tube and Speaker Replacement 23 G. Game Illustrations and parts lists begin on page...

New Features

Centipede The Game

The Centipede game has several new parts. Even if you are familiar with Atari games, you should note these important differences. The new parts are Mini-Trak Ball Assembly. The widely used Trak Ball assembly has been redesigned. The basis for this compact, simplified design is a two-part molded plastic frame. Fewer parts in this control make servicing easier, and its very smooth action is designed for greater player accuracy. The circuitry has non-volatile memory for part of the high score...