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New: 3DO controller to USB adapter
This adapter lets you use up to two 3DO controllers to play games on your computer.

2017-01-01


SNES/N64/Gamecube to Wiimote adapter
This new adapter supports three generations of Nintendo controllers for the most authentic virtual console or emulator experience. A perfect complement to the recently released NES Controller by Nintendo.

2016-12-16


Back in stock: Sega Saturn controller to USB adapter
After a longer than planned period, our Sega Saturn controller to USB adapters are back in stock.

2016-12-08


New product: SNES controller to N64 adapter
This new product has been designed to provide better controls when using the Neon64 NES emulator and with the Wide-Boy 64.

2016-11-26


Direct N64 controller access plugins for mupen64plus and Project 64 (Experimental)
These plugins use the direct controller access feature offered by our N64 to USB adapters (3rd generation) to let the emulated game communicate with the controllers directly. As as result, the joystick is perfectly accurate and the rumble pak, controller pak (mempak) and potentially other accessories are automatically supported! (Updated: Now for Project 64 too!)

2016-11-22


Direct N64 controller access plugin for mupen64plus (Experimental)
This plugin uses the direct controller access feature offered by our N64 to USB adapters (3rd generation) to let the emulated game communicate with the controllers directly. As as result, the joystick is perfectly accurate and the rumble pak, controller pak (mempak) and potentially other accessories are automatically supported!

2016-11-20


Dual Gamecube controller to USB adapter
Two-player adapters for Gamecube controllers are now available, and they are as good as their single-player counterparts: Very low latency, vibration support and updatable firmware. Available in two colors (Black and Violet).

2016-10-30


Dual N64 controller to USB adapter
Two-player adapters for N64 controllers are now available, and they are as good as their single-player counterparts.

Note: We also have dual-gamecube adapters coming soon! in stock!

2016-10-25


Official release: 3rd generation N64/Gamecube to USB adapter
After many months, version 3 of our N64/Gamecube to USB adapter is finally available in its final form. Version 3 has a lot to offer, including an upgradeable firmware, N64 memory pack support and ultra low latency. Available in black and violet.

2016-08-19


Back in stock: Gamecube controller to N64 adapter
Our popular Gamecube controller to N64 is now back in stock!

2016-08-19


New: Vectrex controller to USB adapter
This adapter lets you use an original Vectrex controller to play games on your computer. Perfect for emulators!

2016-07-25


Canada Post potential shutdown
Due to a labour dispute, Canada Post service may be suspended as early as July 2. We will make sure all orders placed before June 27, 12:00 EDT are shipped the same day and therefore delivered (Canada) or transfered to the foreing (US and International) mail agency in time.

We will keep accepting orders at all times during the disruption and will ship them as soon as the conflict is solved, on a first in first out basis. (So order now to have your order out first!). As always, if you change your mind, you will have to option to get a refund for your unshipped orders.

Thank you for your support and collaboration!

2016-06-25


A good match: Raphnet-tech USB controller adapters and RetroPie
The RetroPie project is a great alternative to using a full PC for your retro-gaming and emulation needs. The low cost, low power consumption and small form factor of the Raspberry Pi make it a perfect fit for the living room, just as your beloved consoles.

2016-05-03


NES/SNES/N64/Gamecube to Wiimote adapter
This new adapter supports four generations of Nintendo controllers for the most authentic virtual console or emulator experience. Save 50% by buying this one adapter instead of four!

2016-04-17


Pre-release version of our 3rd generation N64/Gamecube to USB adapter now back in stock
We built a new batch! Those who missed the first batch now have a second chance to become an early adopter of this new version and benefit of huge improvements over the previous iterations, on the feature front as well as the performance front. See product page for details.

2016-04-03


New 3rd generation GC/N64 to USB adapter firmware available
Firmware version 3.1.1 has been released. Corrects a vibration issue with x360ce where the controller would start to rumble and never stop. Update your adapters now!

2016-02-29


Raphnet-tech is now on Facebook
Stay informed about new products, updates and some of our ongoing projects by liking us on Facebook to hear from us directly in your news feed.

2016-02-28


Pre-release version of our 3rd generation N64/Gamecube to USB adapter available
Become an early adopter of this new version and benefit of huge improvements over the previous iterations, on the feature front as well as the performance front:
  • Very low latency (approx. 6ms worst case)
  • Configurable controller poll frequency (Maximum 500Hz)
  • Calibration not normally required
  • Firmware update possible and easy
  • N64 mempak read/write

2016-02-17


Start Select T-shirts: Born out of the joys of Retro Gaming!
We are pleased to announce that we now have a few retro gaming inspired T-shirts in stock.


Start Select was born after years of collaboration with Sionart and celebrates our common passion: the joys of Retro Gaming !

2016-01-21


New year specials on our GC and N64 to USB adapters!
Starting today (2015-12-27) and through January, our N64, Gamecube and N64/Gamecube to USB adapters are on sale! 30% off the regular price.

2015-12-27


Black friday specials on our GC and N64 to USB adapters!
Starting this Friday (2015-11-27), through the week-end and until Monday night, our N64, Gamecube and N64/Gamecube to USB adapters are on sale! 30% off the regular price.

2015-11-27


Gamecube controller to N64 adapter, new version!
After being out of stock for a few months, our Gamecube to N64 adapter is back and improved. New in version 2:
  • Upgradeable firmware
  • Now built in a translucent plastic enclosure.
  • Buzzer replaced by a bright LED.
  • Improved Gamecube to N64 stick translation.
  • Improved reliability.

2015-10-14


New: Playstation controller to Sega Saturn adapter
If your favorite controller (eg: An arcade stick) connects to a Playstation but you would like to use it on your Sega Saturn, this adapter is exactly what you need.

2015-10-02


New product: Megadrive/SMS controller to Wiimote adapter
With this adapter, you can use a Genesis or SMS controller as a classic controller. Ideal for Wii virtual console games!

2015-07-06


NES adapters finally back in stock!
After many months, all our NES controller adapters are finally back in stock. Order our NES controller to Gamecube, Wiimote and USB adapters now!

2015-06-28


Now available: Jaguar controller to USB adapter
In answer to a significant number of requests, we designed and are now offering this ready to use Atari Jaguar controller to USB adapter.

2015-03-05


Sega Master System to MarkIII/SMS-J cartridge adapter
If you own a Sega MarkIII or a Japanese Master System, this adapter enlarges your game library by letting you use non-japanese 50 pin cartridges. Ideal for games without a Japanese version, games you already own, or games difficult/expensive to get from Japan. Also, many titles originating in Japan still support FM sound, so if you have a MarkIII FM sound unit or a Japanese SMS, some games will sound better.

2015-02-20


N64/Gamecube to Wiimote adapter
For those of you who switch between Gamecube and N64 controllers depending on the game, we now have an adapter supporting those two controllers! Save 30% by buying one adapter instead of two!

2015-02-17


New: MarkIII to Megadrive/Genesis cartridge adapter circuit
You want to play Sega MarkIII/Japanese Master System games but you only have a Genesis/Megadrive console? No problem, the system is backward compatible with SMS games. All you need is a cartridge adapter. Available fully assembled or in kit.

2014-10-31


Introducing AnodeSNES, a quality quad SNES controller to USB adapter
Built in a beautiful metal enclosure, custom machined from a solid block of aluminium and anodized black.

2014-09-05


New: SMS to Megadrive/Genesis cartridge adapter circuit
You want to play Sega Master System games but you only have a Genesis/Megadrive console? No problem, the system is backward compatible with SMS games. All you need is a cartridge adapter. Available fully assembled or in kit.

2014-08-22


PS1/PS2 controller connectors now available
Now available: PS1/PS2 controller connectors for mounting on a PCB. Perfect for adapter projects and console mods.

2014-08-09


New: Famicom controller to USB adapter
With this adapter, you can use controllers meant for the Japanese Famicom on your PC.

2014-06-23


New: SNES controller to NES adapter
If you want to play games on your NES console but have a strong preference for SNES controllers, or own many cool but snes-only arcade sticks you'd like to use, this adapter is exactly what you need.

2014-06-01


New: Sega saturn controller extension cable
Extend the length of your Sega saturn controllers with this extension cable.

2014-05-08


Back in stock: Sega saturn controller to USB adapter
After being unavailable for a few weeks, the Sega saturn controller to USB adapter is finally back in stock.

2014-05-08


New: 3 Channel video buffer
A triple video buffer circuit, useful for console modding. Eg: Addition of outputs such as composite, S-Video, RGB etc.

2014-04-13


SNES controller to Atari/Commodore adapter
This new adapter lets SNES controller be used on Atari and Commodore computers. Perfect if you have arcade controllers for SNES only or simply prefer SNES controllers.

2014-02-06


SNES controller to Megadrive adapter
If you want to play games on your Genesis/Megadrive console but have a strong preference for SNES controllers or own many cool snes-only arcade sticks which you'd like to use, this adapter is exactly what you need.

2013-12-15


New: Dreamcast controller to USB adapter and conversion circuit.
Good news for Dreamcast controller appreciators! We now offer Dreamcast controller to USB adapters, making it possible to use your favorite controller on a PC. We also have conversion circuits for controller conversion, and mod projects.

2013-11-02


Famicom controller to NES adapter
This adapter enables the use of controllers meant for the Japanese Famicom on a NES.

2013-09-24


PS/PS2 controller extension cables now available
Game controller cables never seem to be long enough. Add an extra 1.8m (6 ft) with this Playstation controller extension cable.

2013-09-05


GC and N64 connectors now available
Now available: N64 and Gamecube controller connectors for mounting on a PCB. Perfect for adapter projects and console mods.

2013-08-19


New: Four SNES controllers to USB circuit (with connectors)
With this circuit, build you own four player SNES adapter. The board, already assembled and programmed, takes care of all the USB interfacing details so you can focus on the enclosure. For greater flexibiliy, the only components left to solder are the connectors (included).

2013-05-20


NEW! NES controller to Gamecube/Wii adapter
This adapter cable makes it possible to use NES compatible controllers on a Gamecube or a Wii with gamecube ports. Ideal for classic games.

2013-06-09


Now available: Dual NES controller to USB circuit (with connectors)
This is the board we use to build our anodized aluminium 2x NES to USB adapter. Now it is your turn to be creaative and come up with an amazing enclosure. The board, already assembled and programmed, takes care of all the USB interfacing details so you can focus on the enclosure.

2013-05-20


New: Sega Dreamcast and Genesis/Megadrive extension cables
Game controller cables never seem to be long enough. Add an extra 1.8m (6 ft) with those extension cables.

2013-05-19


Components: SNES controller connectors now available
SNES controller connector for mounting on a PCB. Perfect for adapter projects and mods.

2013-03-30


New: 2 NES controllers to USB adapter
Playing NES games with an emulator is great, and even better if the original gamepads are used. With this adapter, it possible to use a real NES controller on a computer using the USB bus.

2013-03-05


Gamecube to Wiimote adapter
Finally available! This adapter cable makes it possible to use a Gamecube controller on a Wii or Wii U by connecting to the wiimote as a classic controller. Ideal for Wii virtual console games on new systems without gamecube ports.

2013-02-25


NEW! NES controller to Wiimote adapter
This adapter cable makes it possible to use NES compatible controllers on a Wii or Wii U by connecting to the wiimote as a classic controller. Ideal for Wii virtual console NES games on new systems without gamecube ports.

2013-02-23


Extenmote: NES/SNES/N64/Gamecube controller to Wiimote circuit
A small circuit to connect a NES, SNES, N64 or Gamecube controller to a Wiimote. Can be installed inside a controller for a permanent conversion or used to build a custom adapter.

2013-02-09


Wiimote extension cables now available
Game controller cables never seem to be long enough. Add an extra 1m (6 ft) with this wiimote extension cable.

2013-01-26


NES controller extension cables now available
Game controller cables never seem to be long enough. Add an extra 1.8m (6 ft) with this Nintendo (NES) controller extension cable.

2013-01-26


NEW! N64 controller to Wiimote adapter
This adapter cable makes it possible to use N64 controllers on a Wii or Wii U by connecting to the wiimote as a classic controller. Ideal for Wii virtual console games on new systems without gamecube ports.

2012-12-30


NEW! SNES controller to Wiimote adapter
This adapter cable makes it possible to use SNES compatible controllers on a Wii or Wii U by connecting to the wiimote as a classic controller. Ideal for Wii virtual console SNES and NES games on new systems without gamecube ports.

2012-12-10


New prices for our small USB conversion circuits
All our small gamepad conversion circuits are now available at a lower price!
23.32$ CAD boards now only 18.99$ CAD!
19.99$ CAD boards now only 16.99$ CAD!

2012-12-10


Wiimote connectors now available
This connector is a drop-in replacement for the wiimote accessory connector. Ideal for repairs or for custom adapter projects.

2012-11-30


Website translation to Japanese in progress
In order to reach a broader market, we are happy to annouce that we are translating the website to Japanese. A lot of texts are still in English but they will be replaced as we complete the translation. This will be the third language we offer.

2012-11-28


Introducing AnodeNES, a quality dual NES controller to USB adapter
A high quality adapter, built in a beatiful metal enclosure, custom machined from a solid block of aluminium and anodized black. Supports two players using standard controllers or four if a NES FourScore is used.

2012-11-13


Introducing a Wiimote accessory to USB adapter
This adapter brings high quality modern Nintendo controllers to your PC. The Classic controller has plenty of buttons and axes making it an excellent option for a wide variety of games. And the much simpler Nunchuk, also supported by this adapter, allows one to play some games (eg: NES, SMS) single-handedly!

2012-11-10


New circuit: Wiimote accessory to USB
With this circuit, you can build an adapter for or convert a Nunchuk, Classic Controller or even the Wii motion plus to a standard USB HID joystick. The Nunchuk is great for playing simple games (eg: NES) with only one hand and the Classic controller for more advanced games.

2012-11-06


New product: RS-232 Atmospheric pressure sensor
This atmospheric pressure sensor is easy to interface with thanks to the simple RS-232 interface and protocol it uses. Also, for applications requiring a temperature, relative humidity and dew point reading, a Sensirion sensor such as the SHT15 can be wired to the unit.

2012-10-21


New product: SNES controller to PSX adapter
With this adapter, you can use SNES controllers (and compatible devices) on a PSX console. Ideal if you own special SNES controllers that you would like to use on your PSX or if you simply prefer SNES controllers.

2012-07-06


New product: 16 Buttons USB joystick circuit board.
An easy to use circuit board acting like a standard HID USB gamepad. Has 16 switch inputs (4 directions + 12 buttons). Ideal for custom joysticks and PC-based arcade cabinets.

2012-06-17


New QTenki data logger software for our sensor products
Now available for Windows, our free QTenki data logger features an easy to use interface supporting all our USB sensor products.
Records data to text files (configurable format) to be imported into spreadsheet or graphing software for further processing.

2012-03-10


New product: Gamecube controller to NES adapter
With this adapter, using a Gamecube controller on a NES becomes possible. Perfect for a wireless solution involving the Nintendo Wavebird. And in an attempt to profit from the additional elements of the gamecube controller, the firmware has special features such as Turbo and mario-auto-run modes. It's fun!

2012-02-11


Vibration support for all Gamecube/N64 to USB products
Happy new year!
Our first update for 2012: All our N64, Gamecube and Gamecube/N64 to USB adapters and boards are now shipping with firmware version 2.1 which adds the highly requested Vibration/Rumble support!

2012-01-03


New product: High sensitivity visible light and IR sensor
Ideal for monitoring lighting conditions in a room or outdoor. The software provides raw 1x and 16x gain readings, and can calculate the illumination in lux.

2011-12-24


New version of N64 to USB adapter supports the rumble pack!
Now shipping with firmware version 2.1 which adds support for the N64 Rumble pack. Provides a gaming experience with an increased authenticity!

2011-12-10


Gamecube controller to N64 adapter circuit
With this circuit, build your own adapter to use a Gamecube controller on a N64. Provides a way to solve the worn-out N64 controllers, or the problem of cables (Wavebird supported!). The firmware, thanks to a programmable button mappings and a low latency algorithm insures a great gaming experience.

2011-08-16


Sega saturn controller to USB adapter
This adapter makes it possible to use Sega Saturn peripherals (controllers, mouse) on a PC or PS3 through an USB port. The current firmware supports: The basic controllers (ABCXYZ, L/R and Start buttons), the analogic controller and the mouse (aka 'Shuttlemouse'). Based on the conversion circuit annouced yesterday.

2011-07-03


Sega saturn controller to USB circuit
This circuit makes it possible to use Sega Saturn peripherals (controllers, mouse) on a PC or PS3 through an USB port. The current firmware supports: The basic controllers (ABCXYZ, L/R and Start buttons), the analogic controller and the mouse (aka 'Shuttlemouse')

2011-07-02


Gamecube controller to N64 adapter
With this adapter, use a Gamecube controller on a N64. A great solution to the worn-out N64 controllers, or to the problem of cables (Wavebird supported!). The firmware, thanks to a programmable button mappings and a low latency algorithm insures a great gaming experience.

2011-06-25


Virtualboy controller to USB circuit
This circuits makes it possible to convert a VirtualBoy controller to USB.

2011-04-23


Intellivision to USB adapter
With this adapter, you can use Intellivision 1 controllers on your PC through an USB port.

2011-03-19


USB Atmospheric pressure, temperature and relative humidity sensor
This is an USB-connected sensor for measuring and logging atmospheric pressure, temperature and relative humidity.

2011-02-09


Four player SNES to USB adapter
Now available: Four player SNES controller to USB adapter.

2011-01-25