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My Button box Progress

Discussion in 'Sim Racing Hardware' started by Matthew Weston, Oct 13, 2010.

  1. Matthew Weston

    Matthew Weston

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    Hi,
    I have started to order most of my things to make this button box. The pictures below are what have arrived so far:

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    This will be updated with my progress.

    Cya
    -M
     
  2. Matthew Weston

    Matthew Weston

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    Update: I have just finished my planning for the buttons, and the measurements for the base.
     
  3. Matthew Weston

    Matthew Weston

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    I have had 1 piece of A4 Perspex laser cut into shape ready for the base.

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  4. Matthew Weston

    Matthew Weston

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    I have just finished installing 3 Momentary buttons and a LED :)

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  5. Kris Vickers

    Kris Vickers
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    What colour perspex is it Matt?

    Is it actually white? or is that the protective cover?
     
  6. Matthew Weston

    Matthew Weston

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    The white is the protective cover, its transparent but when I add the Carbon Fibre Vinyl it will look really cool :)
     
  7. Kris Vickers

    Kris Vickers
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    Sounds good :)

    Look forward to seeing more pics of your build
     
  8. Matthew Weston

    Matthew Weston

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    Sorry about the delay guys, I have ordered some things :)
     
  9. Matthew Weston

    Matthew Weston

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    Broke the perspex with a massive drill for the large buttons I had, Just ordered a new piece of perspex and new Butons. Sorry to keep you guys waiting :)

    Regards
    -M
     
  10. Brian Clancy

    Brian Clancy

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    Matt, drill nice and slow with a SHARP dill bit and dont apply alot of pressure, let the bit do the work, will be okay next time then :)
     
  11. Matthew Weston

    Matthew Weston

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    Just waiting for the things to arrive and i'm gonna get drilling again :) With a different drill, the other one was a 15.5mm! It just killed the perspex.