flowerlandfilms ELH-38 (Yellow Alps)

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flowerlandfilms

10 Sep 2019, 23:16

And here are the legends!
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flowerlandfilms

10 Sep 2019, 23:18

Need to redo one blue wire which is bad for some reason, but it accepted the code seemingly without other issues.

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flowerlandfilms

10 Sep 2019, 23:27

Who likes LEDs?!
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10 Sep 2019, 23:30

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flowerlandfilms

10 Sep 2019, 23:33

And with that I think this build is finished!
I still need to drill a whole in back for the cable, and add some rubber feet maybe.
I might make a second one for the right side, and hopefully I can fix some of my errors on that one.
But it works great, it's so satisfying pushing a cube and generating a cube!
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andrewjoy

11 Sep 2019, 18:33

That is awesome!

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flowerlandfilms

12 Sep 2019, 03:11

andrewjoy wrote:
11 Sep 2019, 18:33
That is awesome!
Thanks andrewjoy, i'd like to something a bit more elaborate for the next one, but I'm not sure what yet.

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swampangel

12 Sep 2019, 16:07

Yeah I love this: the case, the caps, the leds, the labels, all look great.

Although, the little bit of overhang on the flat plane label makes me fidgety. ;)

When I see this kind of thing I'm reminded how much I'd like to get a custom dye sub setup like https://www.reddit.com/r/MechanicalKeyb ... _own_caps/

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flowerlandfilms

12 Sep 2019, 23:59

swampangel wrote:
12 Sep 2019, 16:07
Yeah I love this: the case, the caps, the leds, the labels, all look great.

Although, the little bit of overhang on the flat plane label makes me fidgety. ;)

When I see this kind of thing I'm reminded how much I'd like to get a custom dye sub setup like https://www.reddit.com/r/MechanicalKeyb ... _own_caps/
Yeh i took care of that corner, hehe.
I would love to take a stab at that, method. If i ever get a laser engraver I want to try the powder method as well.

andrewjoy

13 Sep 2019, 10:53

flowerlandfilms wrote:
12 Sep 2019, 03:11
andrewjoy wrote:
11 Sep 2019, 18:33
That is awesome!
Thanks andrewjoy, i'd like to something a bit more elaborate for the next one, but I'm not sure what yet.
I was thinking of getting a wooden case made for standard filco etc TKLs but do it as lots of layers of wood ( a bit like the acrylic cases.) End grain plywood can look quite good if its decent stuff and finished well.

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flowerlandfilms

17 Sep 2019, 01:44

andrewjoy wrote:
13 Sep 2019, 10:53
flowerlandfilms wrote:
12 Sep 2019, 03:11
andrewjoy wrote:
11 Sep 2019, 18:33
That is awesome!
Thanks andrewjoy, i'd like to something a bit more elaborate for the next one, but I'm not sure what yet.
I was thinking of getting a wooden case made for standard filco etc TKLs but do it as lots of layers of wood ( a bit like the acrylic cases.) End grain plywood can look quite good if its decent stuff and finished well.
Plywood is under-rated as a medium.
Especially modern plywood, it's much more robust these days.

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