Create Your Own Speakers With an Atari 2600 Shell

By: Tisah Tucknott - Jun 18, 2009   Updated: Mar 31 2011
References: gearfuse
It's all about retro revivals these days, so why not take part and make a DIY iPod dock using an old-school video game console?

Here, an Atari 2600 shell was converted into an iPod clock/radio. If you have a few minutes to spare, you can upgrade your retro consoles into the latest technology!

Implications - Since many people have been hit hard by the credit crunch and are still trying to get back up on their feet, a lot of DIY projects have come about. People are interested in getting new things, but since many cannot afford them, they opt to just build it themselves. DIY projects also have a vintage vibe that is very popular at the moment.