Case for Pinephone
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My opinion is that we(as a community) find a phone model of similar size which matches the button placement and we can cut a camera hole cutout, for the heavier 'armor' cases we can use an acetone/ABS plastic glue to close up the camera holes in the wrong place.
There are so many phone models now on the market that I believe thate simply must be a phone with nearly identical footprint, thickness, and button placement; we can fix the camera placement but even that might find a match.
It would take only a few of us taking out PPs to phone shops and trying out case covers. 77x160,10mm is what I measure.
If I find the time I can make a STL for a crude heavy phone case for 3D printing and post it at Thingiverse and cut/paste the OpenSCAD code here, maybe search the forum as I recall seeing one or more posted already.
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https://www.thingiverse.com/search?q=pin...t=relevant
you can print the above cases or use a 3D print service to make and ship to you. ABS is good for hard parts though some of these are designed for more flexible TPU prints.
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-I like this case as it gives you an access door to our hardware kill switches, https://www.thingiverse.com/thing:4759646
-this model is perfect as a negative to remove a pinephone sized empty space inside a simple parametric 'armor' https://www.thingiverse.com/thing:4520124
-this open-backed case seems smart considering how hot a pinephone can get even in sleep https://www.thingiverse.com/thing:4238628
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Case for Pinephone - by totilele - 07-03-2022, 12:26 PM
RE: Case for Pinephone - by biketool - 07-04-2022, 12:15 AM
RE: Case for Pinephone - by biketool - 07-14-2022, 05:59 AM
RE: Case for Pinephone - by treebeard - 07-15-2022, 09:02 PM
RE: Case for Pinephone - by totilele - 08-02-2022, 12:07 AM
RE: Case for Pinephone - by biketool - 08-02-2022, 12:17 PM
RE: Case for Pinephone - by totilele - 08-04-2022, 01:18 PM
RE: Case for Pinephone - by Chief - 08-04-2022, 06:15 PM
RE: Case for Pinephone - by biketool - 08-05-2022, 10:20 AM
RE: Case for Pinephone - by kuleszdl - 08-07-2022, 05:53 AM
RE: Case for Pinephone - by biketool - 08-07-2022, 08:37 AM
RE: Case for Pinephone - by cool - 08-14-2022, 08:25 AM
RE: Case for Pinephone - by Negome - 11-04-2023, 09:43 AM
RE: Case for Pinephone - by gramonyl - 04-11-2024, 11:48 AM

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