CDPro2 Transport encosure design – part 3

I’ve made few renders to compare French elegance with rounded edges vs. German strictness with sharp edges.

– decreased size of spikes
– design of rounded edges
– isolation platform size is reduced 10 mm on each side

CDPro2 transport
CDPro2 transport
CDPro2 transport
CDPro2 transport

– I decreased tripod to size of enclosure, but it absolutely lost its original . Size of tripod will be left as it is, maybe size of enclosure will increase 5 mm on each side.

Further reduction of tripod (now quad-pod) and platform

CDPro2 transport
CDPro2 transport
CDPro2 transport

Color versions of (anodized) aluminium

Silver
CDPro2 transport

Dark silver
CDPro2 transport

Black
CDPro2 transport

Blue
CDPro2 transport

Red
CDPro2 transport

Orange
CDPro2 transport

No crazy colors included

Stand from Ebay auction.
stand

24 pin circular plug instead of 2x Neutrik 8pin plug used.
Circular plug

Intention was to make CD transport with 70’s design in mind. Sharp edges, functional design. I was experimenting with others shapes, but this really looks the best, also easy to make in garage.

– Version with rounded edges might seem to be more elegant, but entire design would loose originality. It would look like some kind of CD player from Marantz, Teac or Esoteric.


NEVER be afraid to TRY…… remember …. AMATEURS built the ARC … PROFESSIONALS built the TITANIC…!
…hope mine won’t sink 🙂

 
Subscribe Audiophile Vintage on YouTube

Advertisements

One thought on “CDPro2 Transport encosure design – part 3

  1. This style is steller! You undoubtedly know how to maintain a reader entertained. Between your wit and your videos, I was almost moved to start my own weblog (properly, almost…HaHa!) Wonderful job. I actually enjoyed what you had to say, and a lot more than that, how you presented it. Too cool!

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s