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How the Novena Heirloom was designed and created
A laser engraver is used to create signatures for the limited Novena Heirloom edition. Custom switch dome switch caps create tactile and audible feedback.
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.
Trimming the glue lower pan in preparation for joining it to the aluminum side plates.
Using the custom vacuum table to hold the bottom panels on the CNC mill for sawing to height.