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    1984 Renault Fuego 8" laptop carpc

    Hi, I'm Nelson of Argentina, I have a Renault Fuego 84



    and install a CarPC build with a notebook HP Omnibook X3, a lcd 8" and some things more.

    The text is translated by google, so I apologize if something is not understood. I make a summary of foulbrood did, and it was hard work.

    First, a picture of the notebook with the screen broken, so the idea of using it for the project:



    After disarming the whole note, cut the base to the minimum required:



    With an aluminum, assemble the base and lid:







    add some connectors, the idea is to use the minimum number of connectors:



    and this is the finished base with all placed:



    Then comes the cover, which bears the keyboard and touchpad



    some cuts in the middle



    A little ingenuity and hammer in hand









    The case paint ready to send



    After painting, all armed









    As I can not tuchscreen screen, I monitored via a joystick, so this:



    step to this:



    and finished this one:



    Now follow the screen is a little big and not within the dashboard, so I had to make a stand, and by the way, I can easily extract:



    Testing support in paper



    And from paper to aluminum



    testing set



    After painting, testing in the car



    working ok:



    And this is the idea to place a keyboard



    Missing a lot to do and add, now I'm working on a new control, which publishes in the relevant section when completed.

    We also publish the skin, which I did based on the Elite lite 1.1 and take some things from other skins, I did this especially to be used without touchscreen.

    In youtube some videos http://www.youtube.com/Fuegomp3

    If you want to see the complete work, visit my website www.fuegomp3.com.ar there are several that did, including the first mp3 in 2000, and since the beginning of mp3.com: D

    Greetings,
    Nelson

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    Some pictures of the skin:

    Menu



    Speedmeter:



    Audio Player:



    Mixer and Equalizer:



    File copy:



    GPS:



    Pics:



    splash



    cheers..

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    Coooooool
    Very Clean perfect work ,
    Good luck with your project .

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    Nice frontend skin. Nice work altogether. So where did you end up placing your keyboard?
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    Thanks, I have enough work, I only put a summary here. The idea is to put the keyboard on the hood, there would be disarmed and looks good. I am currently putting together a control with a rotary encoder, parts of mouse and joystick USB Type playstation. Soon photos on the forum "inputs"

    Greetings.

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    Or perhaps keep the vents and the knobs on the sides and mount the screen in portrait down the middle? That may look even cooler!

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