How the Novena Heirloom was designed and created
As Novena Heirlooms are prepared for shipment, each one is documented photographically.
A laser engraver is used to create signatures for the limited Novena Heirloom edition. Custom switch dome switch caps create tactile and audible feedback.
The first completed Novena Heirloom laptop.
Developing a process for installing threaded inserts in the Heirloom composite material.
Designing a foot for the Heirloom computers
Finishing the woodwork in preparation for final assembly.
Fitting a keypad into the Heirloom lower enclosure.
Designing and fabricating the SSD and battery brackets.
Using a custom, adjustable CNC vacuum table for hinge mounting in the Open Source Novena Heirloom laptop computers.