[Gta04-owner] 3D printed GTA04 case

Alexander Lehner lehner at edv-buero-lehner.de
Fri Feb 24 22:29:41 CET 2012

On Fri, 24 Feb 2012, Lukas Märdian wrote:

> Hey!
> Today I received the next prototypes of the 3D printed case for the
> GTA04 from Shapeways:
> Front cover + Speaker bottom (pictures are attached)
> I ordered the front in "Frosted Detail", which is a really great
> material. It's very smooth and has a translucent appearance (like those
> half-transparent GameBoys).
> I have a complete 3D printed case for my GTA04 now ? that's awesome!
> Still, the middle part needs some more work, as the buttons don't work
> quite well, yet.
> Basically the status is like this, at the moment:
> Battery cover		? done.
> Stereo Speaker top	? done.
> Stereo Speaker bottom	? done.
> Front Cover		? done.
> 	Should be tested with a "Strong & Flexible" material as well.

Lukas - great job!
I've just ordered the front part in 'white strong & flexible polished' and 
in 'black strong & flexible'.
I'll let you know about my experiences as usual.

Apart from that it's always fun, to add some of these little shapeways 
toys to the basket ;)

Thanks for your efforts -


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