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Nope :). Its more routing related :)
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Boxes on order for the remake boards :) These are custom sized boxes to fit the motherboard with a bit of space for bubble wrap.

Kinda like these...

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So should be tough. I got them 15cm tall, so they will be also large enough to ship assembled motherboards in should that go ahead. Though as I will likely have some original motherboards for sale at some point, they will be useful for that as well.
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exxos wrote: Wed Oct 02, 2019 5:47 pm Boxes on order for the remake boards :) These are custom sized boxes to fit the motherboard with a bit of space for bubble wrap.

Kinda like these...

So should be tough. I got them 15cm tall, so they will be also large enough to ship assembled motherboards in should that go ahead. Though as I will likely have some original motherboards for sale at some point, they will be useful for that as well.
Stickers ordered for the boxes :). Got to have a good sticker on any box.
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Bit more routing done :)

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Almost finished testing the current batch of simms...

Just doing a bit of re-work on the last 6 , mostly someone put the chips on upside down :lol:

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Bit more routing done.

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exxos wrote: Thu Oct 03, 2019 9:01 pm Bit more routing done.
Not without the madness of Eagle routing woes though :)
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Icky wrote: Thu Oct 03, 2019 9:36 pm Not without the madness of Eagle routing woes though :)
Indeed. I get on a lot quicker when Eagle doesn't crash every 10 minutes.

Started doing some more easy bits as well...

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Looking good. On track for November still then?
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PhilC wrote: Fri Oct 04, 2019 8:00 am Looking good. On track for November still then?
yeah, I'm just doing a bit of manual routing here and there.
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