General Information And Periodic Maintenance

Your Cinematronics game is designed much the same as conventional video games. The major exception is the use of an alternate means of visual display the patented Vector beam tin* monitoring system. However, the game is built of the same basic building blocks as any other video game. The Power Supply provides all the necessary voltages for the CPU board, audio board, Vectorbeam monitor, and flourescent light. As you look in the back of the cabinet, it is located on the lower left side of the...

Cpu Board

Arcade Cpu Blueprint

The processor hardware can be broken down into five basic functional blocks as shown in Figure 6-1. The arrows indicate the possible data flow directions between the various blocks. The ALU and Control block are the main components of the processor while the Memory and I O blocks may be thought of as merely peripherals. Figure 6-2 is a detailed block diagram of the processor. The numbers in each block correspond to the entries in Table 6-1, which lists the IC numbers of the main components of...