Disassemble, swap octagonal stick gate back to square, remove sticky button and widen the gap to fix it. Fix IR receiver in place properly this time so it's right near the coin slot (see later pic):
Mask off the already painted edges to avoid running:
Lightly sand the surface and spray in satin black (3 light coats):
Nice finish once dried:
Starting to look pretty damn smart now:
IR receiver hidden up close behind the coin slot. Please enjoy copious dog hairs on a gooseberry fool carpet:
Card mockups for the screen and speaker holding parts. I'll be having these laser cut this week so hopefully it'll be finished by the end of the month. I'll also be having a back and bottom panel made at the same time.