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DIY Acer a500 Cases, Sleeves & Covers

3rd May 2011, 04:36 AM   |  #1  
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I know I'm not the only one to reapropriate some old leather.



Are you working on your own DIY cover or case? Or maybe a frame?

Maybe you have some ideas but not sure how to start? Or maybe you already made one (:

Post'em if you got'em.
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3rd May 2011, 05:00 AM   |  #2  
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I want one how much?

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3rd May 2011, 05:02 AM   |  #3  
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I made it for me. I'm not selling any.
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3rd May 2011, 05:21 AM   |  #4  
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Aww dang nice job though!!

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Thanks :)

It only took a few hours to do. While it's not protective like a hard-case, it'll keep the dust off it as a place to store. It feels nice in the hand, has a better grip than just the tablet alone and looks classy. The tablet slips in and out easily and the added moleskin elastic band helps the flap from flopping around.
6th May 2011, 06:22 PM   |  #6  
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Nice job, I like it! I'm going for Acer's case however
6th May 2011, 06:51 PM   |  #7  
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Nice job, I like it! I'm going for Acer's case however

Thanks jacobras!

I might make another one - book-style though - So I can prop it up.
15th May 2011, 04:22 AM   |  #8  
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Talking just finished mine!
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6th July 2011, 01:32 AM   |  #9  
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I don't know how I missed you DIY case. Looks great and functional, well done!
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My gf is knitting a custom sleeve for me, it will be similar to this one, in a slightly different colour.


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