hey all - i'm new to projects like this and shall start my first one very soon,

as i am in the UK, my parts will be mainly bought from a UK store, so i am just wondering on your views and opinions on the parts i shall buy:


Main Equipment
VoomPC-2 Barebones LV677 (CoreDuo) 350.10
http://www.kustompcs.co.uk/acatalog/info_1457.html

CID700M In Dash TFT Screen 7" with Amplifier 325.01
http://www.kustompcs.co.uk/acatalog/info_6085.html

CTFGPS-2 USB GPS Receiver 38.00
http://www.kustompcs.co.uk/acatalog/info_3460.html

Wide Angle Reverse Camera Composite 42.99
http://www.kustompcs.co.uk/acatalog/info_4345.html

Crucial PC5300 DDR2 1024Mb 29.00
http://www.kustompcs.co.uk/acatalog/info_5253.html

Laptop CD Interface 9.49
http://www.kustompcs.co.uk/acatalog/info_5417.html

LiteOn SLW-8515 Slimline DVD-RW 44.00
http://www.kustompcs.co.uk/acatalog/info_5465.html

Seagate Momentus 5400.3 160GB SATA 2.5" Hard Disk 82.00
http://www.kustompcs.co.uk/acatalog/info_6264.html

Intel Core Duo T2300 1.66Ghz 138.70
http://www.kustompcs.co.uk/acatalog/info_5687.html

Trust Bluetooth2.0 Adapter BT-2100p 11.00
http://www.kustompcs.co.uk/acatalog/info_3409.html

Buffalo Wireless LAN USB with Suction Kit 26.00
http://www.kustompcs.co.uk/acatalog/info_6769.html
or
http://www.kustompcs.co.uk/acatalog/info_6750.html

CentraFuse XLE Frontend Software $275 (approx 136.34 (as of 12/08/07))
http://www.fluxmedia.net/


Optional Equipment:
Customisable USB Volume Knob 30.00
http://www.kustompcs.co.uk/acatalog/info_5445.html

Wireless Keyboard 32.00
http://www.kustompcs.co.uk/acatalog/info_3079.html




Total w/ optional extras: 1294.63
Total w/o optional extras: 1232.63


The aim of the project is to have an up and running InCarPC.

The objectives to this project will be the following:

1. Working GPS including maps and POIs.
2. Working Bluetooth and integration with a windows based phone.
3. Working media center - Must integrate and play all music in current main server library.
4. Working Wireless. The ICPC must be able to sync to main computer/file server every time it comes back to base to transfer various files (stage one will be music. stage two will be gps maps. stage 3 will be movies).
5. Working FM reciever.
6. Working Remote access including remote switch on/off (http://www.justcooler.com.tw/eng/pro...&cid=19&pid=53)
7. Working Internet + Email recieving/sending when in range of suitable wireless transiever
8. Working Rear View Infrared Camera to act as rearview mirror.
9. Working DVD playback when disk is inserted.
10. Working Automatic file Sync (see point 4)



Project Objective Summaries:
1. Music + GPS
2. Wireless Internet, Email checking and weather checking
3. Movies



also does anyone have any ideas where i can get this item imported?
http://www.justcooler.com.tw/eng/pro...&cid=19&pid=53