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Controller discussion; N64 controller discussion - collecting/issues/help
Topic Started: Jul 23 2006, 12:29 AM (43,274 Views)
R3dfi3lD
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Does anyone here have the interact Sharkpad Pro? If so, I would like to know if it's thumbstick is the same or better than the nintendo original controller.

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Nov 28 2012, 02:27 PM
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Nov 15 2012, 07:43 PM
Does anyone here have the interact Sharkpad Pro? If so, I would like to know if it's thumbstick is the same or better than the nintendo original controller.
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Yeah, I've got... well, more than a few. >_<

The control stick in the sharkpad is a different beast altogether, it doesn't really feel like an official one at all. In my opinion, it isn't as good as an official stick in good condition, but better than a worn stick, or those gcn style replacements. With all that said, I quite like them.

You can see the control stick range of two of my sharkpad pro controllers here.

A word of warning - as hinted at in the link above. the behaviour of the control stick doesn't appear consistent across all sharkpad pro controllers, at least in my experience. When buying one, you don't know what you'll end up getting.
Yeah. That's the one. Thx for the explanation. ^^

I saw your test results, and there were some lubricated controllers.
What did you use to lubricate them?

I've just restored two controller sticks like this guy did in this video.
Now they are pretty close to a new one, but I guess they could last longer if lubricated.


*the peanuts are essential for the process to work. LoL



Edited by R3dfi3lD, Nov 29 2012, 10:39 PM.
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