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Pc case prototype

Discussion in 'Project Logs' started by ST.o.CH, Aug 18, 2013.

  1. ST.o.CH

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    Thanks a_ump, as this board is 2007, I wanted to give a more sober and so gets under a color (copper) and more appealing.:toast:
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    If ever there was a 56k warning, it's the first page. I don't think I've ever had a page take that long to load.

    Custom cases are always interesting.
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    Now runs smoothly in 56k modem.:slap:
    Thanks for the tip.:cool:
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    It turns all black outside with some white inside

    Hello modders,
    News for today,
    Some hardware for use later,
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    The interior structure painted with the background already mounted,
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    The rear side
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    And while you don't get color here are some photographs of the current evolution of the prototype.
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    dude that case is totally wicked! though i am curious about how sharp those 4 points are lol. Someone breaks in?!?!? DEATH BY COMPUTER CASE!! lol. It kind of reminds of the bat mobile from the new batman movies.
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    Thanks for the compliment a_ump. The edges are not so sharp, I haven't cut myself once and I've been back in the box for some time.:toast:
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    Hi there folks,
    Some updates for today,:cool:
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    Hello modders, a new update,
    The draft version made in Solidworks.
    Stay close to a TPU screen.
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    I hate it when I wake up in the morning, trip over my shoes and then DIE FROM BEING IMPALED BY AWESOME.
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    it would be an honourable death!

    this case and design is fucking awesome, hurry up and get these mass produced!
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    Thanks mate:toast:
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    Thanks mate:toast:
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    Nice, :toast:
    Looks heavy
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    Crunching for Team TPU
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    Thanks,:toast:
    This is being built in aluminium, so it will be lighter than the previous one, I guess.
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    Hey man nice work, I was wondering if you could help out in starting out building a case.

    see I have a case design in my mind I would like to make it a reality but I have no experience in the CAD stuff or metal works ( I would try to learn though )

    how would you advise me to start? are there companies who offer prototyping services?

    Thanks!
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    First of all welcome to TPU forum Noplace, :toast:
    Regarding your project I don't think it is very important to worry with the cad, but put your idea on paper and see how it looks and start from there. There are many modders who don't use metal opting for other materials, such as wood, fiberglass, resin, mdf, etc. I don't know companies that make custom prototypes, but they must exist, is a matter of research. I hope to help with my poor skills but you don't lose anything in ask for a second opinion.:cool:
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    Thanks for the information I will try and see what happens :rockout:
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    Good afternoon,
    Before attacking the aluminium, I decided at last minute to make a model in cardboard :D :D.
    For today thats it, I hope to finish the piece of card early to switch to metal after.
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    Hi there,
    The model is ready, it wasn't perfect but the important part was set, and being a transitional phase is key not to lose too much time :D.
    The following photos, enjoy
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    After a beer:toast:
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    After a break:laugh:
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    Now it´s good to go

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    man.... like it... its so unique... and it looks totally awesome...
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    Awesome work! Thanks for sharing.
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    Thanks mate:cool:
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    And also thanks to you to:cool:
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    Wow, I started off reading the thread thinking it's going to be terrible, what's the point, but by the end I'm thinking OMG, that's awesome. Well done!
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    Thanks mate, because of it, this is a remake :cool:.

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