How to make a DIY #RaspberryPi Arcade Cabinet. All plans can be downloaded.

This build log follows the arcade cabinet build including wiring and assembly using an MDF cabinet and a Raspberry Pi 2 and 3.

This is a basic cabinet that doesn’t use vinyl graphics, or T-molding. Those will be used in future builds.

There is still much to be improved with these builds. These are a starter project that still leave much to be customized. If you have cool ideas please let me know in the comments below!

Programming the GPIO buttons to work with RECALBOX:

All the plans can be downloaded from:…
After taping together the side panels sheets measure them before cutting any wood/mdf to make sure your printer settings were correct. I personal use 11×17″ paper and haven’t tried the 8.5 x 11″ paper.
More explanations and downloadable packages!


Raspberry Pi operating system – donate to them!

One of my favorite eBay stores:
joystick and button sets for $60-$100

My Local suppliers

Original Cabinet design by…