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Slightly modified NES zapper
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So, unfortunately the cord for this thing got severed at some point. (What a bummer! I loved this thing)
After a little bit of thinking, (About 5 minutes) I decided to take advantage of this to see if I could set up an interchangeable cable system. Simple enough concept: Ethernet couplers, and a cat5e cable.

The end result was actually a better success than I had expected. It works exactly as it should, plus I can interchange the cable for something longer if I wanted. (I also have an additional cat5e cable if I need one)
This was a simple modification. only requiring an ethernet coupler (Broken in half) some electrical tape, and some shrink tubing.

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Same mod done on an N64 controller.



This is actually proving rather handy so far. I might have to do this on a larger scale.

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This is awesome indeed. Now you're making me regret throwing away my old Super NES controller a few years ago, since its cable became frayed at the point where it goes into the controller, and it never occurred to me that the problem could be fixable. Fortunately, I still have pretty much all my other Super NES stuff.

If you could find a way to connect this controller to a computer, probably using USB, that would be amazing (although it would also be difficult).
Course clear! You got a card.
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About that actually. While this wouldn't allow the zapper to work, those USB adapters would all work fine, since the actual controller connector is still intact. All I did was repeat the same process with that end, so as to create an Ethernet plug adapter.

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