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Guides How To Make a Flight Case for Your Build

Discussion in 'Article Discussion' started by bit-tech, 18 May 2018.

  1. bit-tech

    bit-tech Supreme Overlord Staff Administrator

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  2. MLyons

    MLyons Half dev, Half doge. Staff Administrator Super Moderator Moderator

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    Not enough moustache shown... :lol:. When the foam slipped into the panels... oooooohhhhh :thumb:
     
  3. silk186

    silk186 Derp

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    Awesome guide, my cases have taken damage while flying in the past.
     
  4. Cheapskate

    Cheapskate Insane? or just stupid?

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    Lovely guide again. :D
    That subtle bit where the first rivet was pulled free by the 2nd. -MDF, everyone. :lol: A good idea there would have been to use some washers on the inside so the rivet head can't pull free.
     
  5. Maki role

    Maki role Dale you're on a roll... Staff

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    Best bet is to use ridged rivets, won’t pull free. Unfortunately I had to use MDF as it was literally the only panel material of the rift thickness I could get in time to make the case before it needed to be used. Won’t have that problem with ply, hexaboard, plastic etc.
     
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    MODZERO Active Member

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    I'm gonna try my hand at this in time for Sping LAN at NEC. Hey Maki? what do you think the ballpark cost was on the video example?

    J.
     
  7. Maki role

    Maki role Dale you're on a roll... Staff

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    About £150-200 depending on what options you pick generally I’ve found
     
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