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by boxypixel
Sat Aug 17, 2019 12:25 pm
Forum: Show-off Corner (Game Boy Zero)
Topic: Game Boy Zero case CAD files
Replies: 229
Views: 110344

Re: Game Boy Zero case CAD files

@neolith - Came across this page on boxypixel.com. Looks like a modified version of your CAD: https://www.boxypixel.com/collections/game-boy-zero-gbz/products/game-boy-zero-aluminum-shell Yeah, I came across that one, too. Thanks for the heads-up. I am not entirely happy seeing someone actually sel...
by boxypixel
Wed Nov 28, 2018 6:59 am
Forum: General Chat (Game Boy Zero)
Topic: Aluminum Game Boy Zero Housings
Replies: 12
Views: 2364

Re: Aluminum Game Boy Zero Housings

well, as far as the holes go, most of us are using stepped drill bits to make the holes in our plastic cases. They're usually designed primarily for drilling into metal, so they should be able to make light work of a couple of mm of aluminium if needed. Shouldn't be a problem to do something along ...
by boxypixel
Mon Nov 26, 2018 9:48 am
Forum: General Chat (Game Boy Zero)
Topic: Aluminum Game Boy Zero Housings
Replies: 12
Views: 2364

Re: Aluminum Game Boy Zero Housings

Was it your work on the pocket I saw recently on the Retro Future channel on YouTube? That thing was awesome! I agree, keep the size the same. If you made it any thinner it'll likely cost us on the battery size etc. Speaking of which, I think the battery bay is important to get right... many of us ...
by boxypixel
Sun Nov 25, 2018 7:15 am
Forum: General Chat (Game Boy Zero)
Topic: Aluminum Game Boy Zero Housings
Replies: 12
Views: 2364

Aluminum Game Boy Zero Housings

I have started working on the design for a billet machined aluminum housing for the Game boy zero components. I hope to get input from the community to help drive the design. Currently, I have a housing made for the game boy color with the AGS-101 screen. There was an extensive amount of modificatio...