[Arm-netbook] EOMA68 Computing Devices Update: 500 Micro Desktop PCB Assemblies
Luke Kenneth Casson Leighton
lkcl at lkcl.net
Wed Mar 27 11:59:47 GMT 2019
On Wed, Mar 27, 2019 at 11:16 AM Richard Wilbur
<richard.wilbur at gmail.com> wrote:
> Sounds like a more flexible plastic is needed but that clearly impacts the manufacturing processes available and thus the cost.
the existing plastic comes as-is. making *any* changes would require
a minimum of around USD $20k in design and injection-molding costs.
> > as a result we considered very thin metal sheet (thick foil in
> > effect) that could be stamped (or laser cut) and was effectively a
> > "metal sticker" that could go over the end and be bent round.
> > probably even by hand.
> Did you try the foil? How well did it work?
no - just a design idea. shelved for the first Cards as there's
insufficient funds. can always send them out later.
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