HomePortalRegisterTom's UstreamLog in

Share | 
 

 Funky gooey stuff on my PS2 controllers. What?

Go down 

Ever had this happen?
Yep.
33%
 33% [ 3 ]
Nope.
33%
 33% [ 3 ]
El-oh-el!
33%
 33% [ 3 ]
Total Votes : 9
 

AuthorMessage
Bippo Ernesti

avatar

Male
Number of posts : 433
Age : 27
Location : The fourth dimension.
Job/hobbies : Being tiresome and awkward.
Humor : Yes, please.
Infractions :
0 / 1000 / 100

Registration date : 2008-11-16

PostSubject: Funky gooey stuff on my PS2 controllers. What?   Wed Sep 16, 2009 4:03 pm

I have two PS2 controllers that came with the console back when I bought it, for years now I've noticed that if either of the controllers are out of use for long enough, the analog sticks somehow emit/accumulate this weird, smelly and sticky goo. Anybody have a clue what's that all about? It feels kinda disgusting when I reach for my controller and instead get a gooey greeting.
Back to top Go down
http://www.freewebs.com/bippo-ernesti/index.htm
pacman911

avatar

Male
Number of posts : 251
Age : 108
Location : WHAT DO YOU CARE?!
Job/hobbies : What is a Job?
Humor : Haha... What?
Infractions :
0 / 1000 / 100

Registration date : 2008-12-14

PostSubject: Re: Funky gooey stuff on my PS2 controllers. What?   Wed Sep 16, 2009 11:44 pm

Umm... no... that has never happened to me >.> ... maybe your control is possesed
Back to top Go down
http://dontyouevendareclickonthislinkbecauseitwillsurelyjusttake
Griff

avatar

Male
Number of posts : 93
Age : 36
Location : Illinois
Humor : I'll sneak up behind you and POUNCE, because I am a sneaky person
Infractions :
0 / 1000 / 100

Registration date : 2009-07-01

PostSubject: Re: Funky gooey stuff on my PS2 controllers. What?   Thu Sep 17, 2009 5:04 pm

sounds very unpleasant

oily substance on your fingers from handling any food products?
Back to top Go down
Bippo Ernesti

avatar

Male
Number of posts : 433
Age : 27
Location : The fourth dimension.
Job/hobbies : Being tiresome and awkward.
Humor : Yes, please.
Infractions :
0 / 1000 / 100

Registration date : 2008-11-16

PostSubject: Re: Funky gooey stuff on my PS2 controllers. What?   Thu Sep 17, 2009 6:34 pm

It only starts appearing after about a week of not using the controller, I also wash/wipe my hands if I have any sort of food residue on them because playing with greasy/sticky hands feels disgusting. I was thinking if it, perhaps, absorbs moisture from the air which makes the bacteria react in a way that transforms it into the weird goo, but in that case shouldn't the other buttons have the same problem? I might be overthinking it, but whatever, I'm curious.
Back to top Go down
http://www.freewebs.com/bippo-ernesti/index.htm
Zew 39

avatar

Male
Number of posts : 287
Age : 107
Humor : When people try to think of something clever to put here.
Infractions :
0 / 1000 / 100

Registration date : 2009-07-21

PostSubject: Re: Funky gooey stuff on my PS2 controllers. What?   Mon Mar 01, 2010 5:30 am

ewww, get a new controller! lols
Back to top Go down
alanbtg

avatar

Male
Number of posts : 25
Age : 27
Location : Argentina
Job/hobbies : Games and Coding.
Humor : XKCD
Infractions :
0 / 1000 / 100

Registration date : 2009-08-15

PostSubject: Re: Funky gooey stuff on my PS2 controllers. What?   Tue Mar 02, 2010 5:00 am

:O That happens to my PS2 controllers too!
I wonder why it happens.
Back to top Go down
Zew 39

avatar

Male
Number of posts : 287
Age : 107
Humor : When people try to think of something clever to put here.
Infractions :
0 / 1000 / 100

Registration date : 2009-07-21

PostSubject: Re: Funky gooey stuff on my PS2 controllers. What?   Tue Mar 02, 2010 9:48 am

Maybe its glue? very strange
Back to top Go down
Sponsored content




PostSubject: Re: Funky gooey stuff on my PS2 controllers. What?   

Back to top Go down
 
Funky gooey stuff on my PS2 controllers. What?
Back to top 
Page 1 of 1
 Similar topics
-
» New stuff for my ride
» Rough Stuff tempest for sale - SOLD
» SOLD!!!! Rhino stuff + 26" Terra Cross w/14" Black ITP type 7 for sale
» FREE stuff--29er frame, 29er fork, bike parking rack, bike rack for pickup truck bed, and a lawnmower!
» new stuff for the rzr

Permissions in this forum:You cannot reply to topics in this forum
 :: Off-Topic Forums :: General Gaming-
Jump to: