Bartop Arcade Cabinet Build

I’ve always wanted to build a game cabinet from scratch. In this build, I create a bartop arcade game cabinet using some pre-cut CNC templates, Happ and Seimitsu controls and an HP all in one monitor.

Build Components

The following is a breakdown of all the parts used in my build.

  • CNC bartop templates by LEP1 Customs, LLC on eBay
  • 1 can of spray shellac from Home Depot
  • Rough and fine grain sand paper from Home Depot
  • 3 cans of black semi gloss spray paint from Home Depot
  • HP all in one monitor from eBay
  • AK81 Mini Wireless Keyboard Mouse Combo from Tmark.com
  • Happ control joysticks and buttons from BSA Gaming on eBay
  • LED Happ style player and coin buttons from Magic Stone on eBay
  • Seimitsu buttons for pinball paddle controls from Focus Attack
  • Kinter 2 channel mini amp from Nargos on Amazon
  • Lanmu USB DC 5V to DC power converters from Lanmu direct on Amazon
  • BOSS Audio BRS540 50 watt 4 inch speakers from Speece, Inc on Amazon
  • Joystick mounting from amazingtreatsure123 on eBay
  • Electrical wire terminal crimp connectors from eBay
  • Rubber non-slip adhesive feet from Home Depot
  • 2 sheets of 12×24 x .093 plexiglass from Home Depot
  • 1 1/8″ drill bit from Home Depot
  • Small gauge wiring and screws from eBay