So you want a carputer, huh?
Where do I start, oh where?
How about the CPU? I've been seeing alot of postgs about using a laptop instead of a desktop, and vice versa. Well each system has it's pros and cons.
Has a battery
Let's system run for few minutes afer ACC went low
Good durability (notebook hard drives)
Small form factor
Often require low-efficeny inverter is no DC-DC transformer available.
Hard to get "boot on power"
Docking station may be needed
Usually a spare around
Can build a Small form factor case
GOBS AND GOBS of expandibility
Some support "boot on power"
No docking station required
less power efficient
If I forgot anything just shout and I'll throw it on.