Carbon Fiber plz

Discussion in 'iPad General Discussions' started by Gt2, May 21, 2010.

  1. Gt2

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    I want the back of my ipad to be carbon fiber anyone else?
     
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    That would be awesome!
     
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    Hi welcome here,

    so far the only one look like carbon i have found is this one but yet i dono if they have it for 3G i have ask them but never reply me
     
  4. Edlex

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    I would love the apple case in carbon fiber. That would be perfect.
     
  5. MikesTooLz

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    carbon fiber is ugly!
     
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    iPad Carbon cover

    With my friend of [URL="http://www.akgeneve.com/“]AK Geneve[/URL] we are considering to develop one with some small feature … but the cost will not be cheap due to the technology and material
     
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    I'd be interested in a carbonfiber shell/backcase
     
  9. mac

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    A composite back is a good idea. It would allow for some subtle curves and soft rubber inlays to make it easier to hold the tablet with one hand.

    Carbon is cheap and very easy to work with these days, so it should be cheaper to produce than the aluminium back. You could make it even cheaper by using glass instead of carbon. You wouldn't get that black weave look, but you could get some interesting effects using pigmented epoxies.

    I'm tempted to have a play around with this myself. Once you have the moulds set up it should be simple to create a range of different custom looks using different materials.
     
  10. Mach3Composites

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    We developed a 100% carbon fiber case. We have sizes for the IPAD and multiple laptops. These cases are designed more for taking your IPAD on the go (travel,school,work). All cases are checkpoint friendly.
    www.mach3composites.com
     

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