Joe7dust's GBZ (Dirt Cheap edition)

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Joe7dust's GBZ (Dirt Cheap edition)

Post by joe7dust » Mon Jun 27, 2016 7:02 am

$15 screen & $15 shell/buttons

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Cheap Dremel incoming ...

Edit: a pleasant surprise

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This backup cam came with unused sticky pads on its driver board :)

Before dremeling:

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After dremeling:

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My case now has some claw marks in it. Sweet!

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Post by joe7dust » Mon Jun 27, 2016 8:05 am

Plenty of space now

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Opened up some more space around the front of the display.

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$5 Raspberry Pi Zero

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And different mounting approach.

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Re: Joe7dust's GBZ (Dirt Cheap edition)

Post by joe7dust » Wed Jun 29, 2016 5:38 pm

Shaved off some of the display driver board and removed some internal junk from the shell to make room for the power switch.

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Re: Joe7dust's GBZ (Dirt Cheap edition)

Post by joe7dust » Wed Jun 29, 2016 11:10 pm

Shit happens.

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In other news, my soldering dewick sucks.

I rearranged the case mounting again.

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