Adafruit 64×32 RGB LED Matrix modular case #3DThursday #3DPrinting
We love seeing the ingenuity of makers out there. dlongley couldn’t find just the right product so they made one! from Thingiverse:
I bought a really cool 64×32 RGB LED Matrix from Adafruit, and wanted to put it in
a nice enclosure. After some searching, I could not find exaclty what I was after, so
I designed my own! It is completely modular, so I can mix and match parts for whatever project
comes along. The bezel comes in three versions. Simple bezel, bezel with diffuser, and bezel with support.
The diffuser is acrylic cut to size available from Adafruit. The bezel with support will help keep an Adafruit
Matrix Portal secured in the case. The body comes in three sizes as well. Short, medium, and long. The back comes
in two versions. A solid back, and one with a small notch to run a USB cable out of.
Just wanted to share. Take care ENJOY!
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