Category: "chassis"

The Acura ITX Computer Chassis

Published by Andrew Hreschak in the hardware, chassis
Published on 05/29/06 @ 02:51:00 pm using 464 words, and has 10942 views
After much research and building comparison lists of pros and cons, I've finally made my selection. The chassis that will house the Acura ITX carputer is the Akiwa GHB-B05 from Guanghsing Industrial. I purchased the case with a 200W 1U PSU (mine was… more »

Fabricating The Dashboard Chassis, Pt 3

Published by Andrew Hreschak in the hardware, the headunit, chassis
Published on 05/18/06 @ 06:40:00 pm using 622 words, and has 18076 views
If you missed the first two parts of this story, you can read all of the details here: Fabricating the Dashboard Chassis, Pt 1 Fabricating the Dashboard Chassis, Pt 2 The next stage of the Acura car computer fabrication process involved cutting a… more »

Fabricating The Dashboard Chassis, Pt 2

Published by Andrew Hreschak in the hardware, the headunit, chassis
Published on 05/01/06 @ 08:20:00 pm using 479 words, and has 8981 views
It was a very productive weekend for the Acura ITX carPC project. At the end of the day, the dashboard chassis is complete, and the only thing that remains is the faceplate mounting bracket and its related parts. If you missed Part 1, you can read it… more »

Fabricating The Dashboard Chassis, Pt 1

Published by Andrew Hreschak in the hardware, the headunit, chassis
Published on 04/26/06 @ 10:29:00 pm using 342 words, and has 11399 views
Since I don't yet have any welding ability, I drew a to-scale design schematic and brought it to a local fabricator shop. I supplied them with the outer shell of an old and rather heavy-duty computer case (thanks Alan) from which to cut the necessary… more »