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
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.
Using the custom vacuum table to hold the bottom panels on the CNC mill for sawing to height.