Monthly Archives: May 2009

Painting the Case II

Written by . Filed under Carbon Fiber. Tagged , , , , , , . No comments.

Decided to paint the interior glossy black. The exterior received a first layer of clear coat. On top of it the case received 3 pin stripes in red and gold. When discussing the colors we decided for black, red and gold as their our national […]

Painting the Case I

Written by . Filed under Carbon Fiber. Tagged , , , , , , . No comments.

Preparing the case for the paint job. Initially the interior was not intended to be painted. But it also received a special treatment to increase its roughness to be able to mount parts on the inside. Trying to decide on a color, black is the […]

Igor, Bring Me the Brain

Written by . Filed under Carbon Fiber. Tagged , , , . No comments.

Finished the soldering job on the PCB interconnection. We started with the MadCatz 360 PCB. But then we couldn’t resist to go dual PCB and I ordered a Cthulhu from Toodles along with an Imp electronic switch. The Imp board (the small black PCB in […]

Drilling the Holes

Written by . Filed under Carbon Fiber. Tagged , , , , , . 2 Comments.

The carbide plated hole saws finally arrived and were put to their use. The top right corner served as a guinea pig. Smooth sailing.