Escarioth's Aluminum Cases

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    • Escarioth's Aluminum Cases

      Hi :)

      As some of you know, i decided to make Aluminum cases For our precious PCB.
      I hate seeing them piled up, unprotected or in bags.

      I'd prefer have them proudly displayed when i don't need them.
      Sure, boxes would be fine but i'd like to go a step higher in making a nice product. (but yeah...my case will definitely cost more then a box)

      If i can get around 5 users or more to want one, i'll be able to start a small production. More is always better :)
      When i'm ready i'll contact each of you.

      Shipping Fees
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      Canada -------- 1x case 20usd +8usd for any extra cases
      USA ------------ 1x case 28usd +8usd for any extra cases
      International - 1x case 55 usd + ?15usd? for any extra cases (may have tracking it depend on country)
      *about international shipping, i never shipped more then 1 case so its still experimental)*

      -Inventory for sale -
      1x - Astérix case proto (no stylish text on sides) - 95USD
      1x - Tetris case proto (no stylish text on sides) - 80USD

      Pre-Order NEW CASES --> OPEN ! (Once everyone has paid the list is closed ! so contact me if you want to be in the list !)
      Special Gift - 1x Rare logo OR small sega16 controller stand
      1-Nekojeeta - CPS1 - HF ------------------------------------PAID
      2-Blonu - CPS1 - CE ------------------------------------------PAID

      3-RandomRetro - Astérix (proto?)
      4-RandomRetro - Battletoads
      5-RandomRetro (sega16) multi + remote case-----------PAID
      6-Shootthecore - Battletoads
      7-Shootthecore - Sega16 -----------------------------------PAID
      8-LittleLarryseller - Battletoads
      9-LittleLarryseller - (sega16) multi + remote case------PAID
      10-Derrick2k (sega16)
      11-KalessinDB (sega16) multi + remote case ---------- -PAID
      12-Smurph (sega16) Multi ----------------------------------PAID
      13-Smurph (sega16) multi --------------------------------- PAID

      14-Trmm (sega16) ----------?????
      15-Nodoyuna (sega16) - (multi)
      16-Beast1x5 (sega16)
      17-Kl3mousse (Sega16) tetris -----------------------------PAID
      18-Kl3mousse (sexy parodius) -----------------------------PAID
      19-Slickam (sega16) multi ---------------------------------PAID
      20-Asra (sega16) Multi --------------------------------------PAID
      21-LemmyBarnett (sega16) shinobi -----------------------PAID
      22-LemmyBarnett (sega16) multi -------------------------PAID

      23- Frank_fsj - remote only -------------------------------GIFT
      24-me ! (seg16) multi
      25-Mortal Kombat II (proto)
      26- Trackball controller (proto) x3

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      PCBs i currently have that i MIGHT create a case
      Display Spoiler


      -Arkanoid

      -Bubbles Bobbles (Bootleg with super BB version)
      -Choplifter
      -Cps2 (could do one but i don't feel it's needed unless i get a multi from darksoft)
      -Cps3
      -Gals Panic S
      -Ghosts n' goblins (bootleg + original)
      -Jrok williams
      -Killer Instinct 2
      -LadyBug
      -Mr. Do
      -Ms. Pac-man
      -Mvs Unit 1-slot
      -SegaSonic + trackball cases (sega system 32)


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      If you'd like another color, PM me and i'll see what i can do
      but there might be some extras
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      Astérix - 110usd (shipping not included , sorry !)
      Includes :

      Display Spoiler
      - 5x (6-32) Black Screws
      - 6x (4-40) screws
      - 8x (4-40) Black screws + nuts + locks (already installed)
      - 12x (4-40) plastic washers (6x already installed)
      - 1x back Plate (.081")
      - 2x small side Plates (.081")
      - 1x Vinyl sticker (check with me first)
      - 1x case (blue)



      Tetris - 95usd (shipping not included , sorry !)
      Includes :

      Display Spoiler
      - 5x (6-32) Black Screws
      - 4x (4-40) screws
      - 8x (4-40) plastic washers (4x partly installed)
      - 8x (4-40) black screws + nuts + locks (already installed)
      - 1x Back Plate (.081")
      - 2x small plates (.081")
      - 1x Vinyl sticker (check with me first)
      - 1x Tetris Case (Black)



      Sexy Parodius - 135usd (shipping not included , sorry !)
      This case ask me a LOT of work... so yeah i made it a bit pricy. Unless you want to talk it out, i'm open to ideas.
      I'm currently out of pink, PM me for color choices.


      Includes :

      Display Spoiler
      - 5x (6-32) Black Screws
      - 4x (4-40) screws
      - 3x (4-40) Standoff 5/8"
      - 11x (4-40) plastic washers
      - 10x black (4-40) + lock and nuts. (already installed)
      - 1x Large plate for vinyl (already installed)i
      - 1x Front Lexan (.125)
      - 2x small plate for both sides (already installed)
      - 2x vinyl stickers (check with me about them)
      - 1x Sexy Parodius Case (sorry no more pink, check with me about colors i can do)



      CPS1 - DASH - 120usd (shipping not included , sorry !)

      For your information, i dont know if DS's upcoming cps1 multi kit will fit in this case. This case is for unmoded cps1 pcb
      Includes :

      Display Spoiler
      - 5x (6-32) Black Screws
      - 6x (4-40) screws
      - 12x (4-40) plastic washers
      - 8x (4-40) Black Screws
      - 1x Medium Plate for front display
      - 2x small side plates
      - 1x front vinyl label (you can send your own or i can make it if it's not much work)
      - 2x side vinyl label (you can send your own or i can make it if it's not much work)
      - 1x CPS1 Case (black)



      Double Dragon II - 135usd (shipping not included , sorry !)
      Includes :

      Display Spoiler
      - 5x (6-32) Black Screws
      - 4x (4-40) screws
      - 8x (4-40) plastic washers (4x partly installed)
      - 8x (4-40) black screws +nuts + lock (already installed)
      - 1x back Plate (.081") (yellow)
      - 1x Japan text plate (.081") + 3x (4-40) screws
      - 1x Revenge text plate (.081") + 3x (4-40) screws
      - 2x small plate (.081") for vinyl on the sides
      - 2x side Vinyl stickers (check with me first)
      - 1x Double Dragon II Case (Blue)


      TMNT arcade game - 140usd (shipping not included , sorry !)
      Includes :

      Display Spoiler
      - 7x (6-32) Black Screws
      - 6x (4-40) screws
      - 12x (4-40) plastic washers (4x partly installed)
      - 8x (4-40) black screws +nuts + lock (already installed)
      - 1x Front shell Plate (.081") (Green)
      - 1x Logo Plate (.081") (black)
      - 1x Dip Switch Plate (.081") (black)
      - 2x small plate (.081") on both sides
      - 5x Vinyl stickers (sides + logo + dipswitch + Konami)
      - 1x TMNT Case (Black)

      Special note - Konami vynil Won't be put on case, it is given for free and you can put it where you want)



      -=NEW=- SEGA 16 (Multi or standard) - 125usd (shipping not included , sorry !)
      Includes :

      Display Spoiler
      - 8x (4-40) screws
      - 8x (4-40) plastic washers (4x partly installed)
      - 4x (4-40) black screws +nuts + lock (already installed)
      - 1x Front cover Plate (.081")
      - 1x Dip Switch Plate (.081")
      - 2x small plate (.081") on both sides
      - 3x Vinyl stickers (sides + front)
      - 1x Sega16 case

      Special note - a remote case can be purchased to use with @Frank_fjs remote controller for 20Usd)

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      8o My Arcade Case list....always growing ! Come and see them 8)

      http://www.arcade-projects.com/forums/index.php?thread/8924-astérix-case

      The post was edited 90 times, last by Escarioth ().

    • yeah , ill test it tonight with my own Astérix.
      ill show more pictures later. i'm curious, if everything i did is fitting nicely.

      only thing i wonder is if a PCB can be put on inserts or if it need some kind of small plastic protection.
      like small plastic rings.

      back at work we made lots of case for different companies but i never see them assembled.
      if anyone can give me some help with that , that would be great
      8o My Arcade Case list....always growing ! Come and see them 8)

      http://www.arcade-projects.com/forums/index.php?thread/8924-astérix-case
    • hursit wrote:

      Oh my God. It looks beautiful.
      I think i should produce this :P
      Haha i had lots of fun at making it. Probably you ll have a better design. Mine is far from perfect, but i guess ill get better with each new one ill be making.


      BuddyC wrote:

      Please make one that fits Turtles in Time PCB :D
      If i end up owning one, you can be sure ill give it a try ;)
      8o My Arcade Case list....always growing ! Come and see them 8)

      http://www.arcade-projects.com/forums/index.php?thread/8924-astérix-case
    • West wrote:

      Beautiful work. How much does it weigh?
      Without paint and lexan, when board is in, it seem to go around 4.5lb

      Maybe next time ill aim for a 0.081" thickness instead of 0.125". It could have been a bit more light... But its still ok
      8o My Arcade Case list....always growing ! Come and see them 8)

      http://www.arcade-projects.com/forums/index.php?thread/8924-astérix-case
    • Escarioth wrote:

      hursit wrote:

      Oh my God. It looks beautiful.
      I think i should produce this :P
      Haha i had lots of fun at making it. Probably you ll have a better design. Mine is far from perfect, but i guess ill get better with each new one ill be making.
      Your design is look really great. Keep working on it.
      It looks like Aluminium right ?
      Welcome to My Discord Server: discord.gg/VjA7sk6
      Talk about all arcade staff.... ;)
    • hursit wrote:

      Your design is look really great. Keep working on it.It looks like Aluminium right ?
      Yes ^^ 1/8"

      maybe i should have gone a bit more thin
      but its not that heavy. i might have to consider this if i decide to make some for others.

      but projects like that are veeeery fun to do :D
      8o My Arcade Case list....always growing ! Come and see them 8)

      http://www.arcade-projects.com/forums/index.php?thread/8924-astérix-case