Originally Posted by Bob Fields
Damn nice, Damn nice!
I come from the automotive aftermarket and know many a fabricator and that my friend is right up there.
For all non professionals, now you see why some of these things actually do cost a lot of money of you can't build it yourself. great_white has 60plus hours into it and even if you half the time for someone who does something like that regularly, you are talking some bucks!
Again, Damn Nice!
If I were to replicate it now, it would probably only take about 5 hours of work.
this one would be "sacrificed" for a "plug" and I'd make a mold off it.
Then, about an hour to lay up in the mold and a couple hours to clean it up.
Still, there's no way you could sell it for less than about 200 bucks a pop to make even a marginal profit. And that would be without the inverter, the 5v power supply and definitely not
with the screen.
Add that stuff in and you're talking somewhere around 450-500 bucks to just