Custom Monitor

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About: I am a person with full of positive attitude. My fields of interest are Web Technology, Computer Graphics, Robotics, and Electronics. I have worked on lots of real-time project. I have a small workshop where...

Hi Geeks, Today I am here with my custom monitor build. I salvaged the LCD from an old laptop and added a display driver board. Mounted everything on aluminium frame. I used revits on joints.

Step 1: The Screen

Screen was salvaged from an old laptop. And I added a LCD driver board to operate the LCD screen.

Step 2: The Frame

I used Aluminium for frame and ACP sheet for electronics. Following shapes of aluminium strips are used.
1. 1/2" Square Pipe
2. L strip
3. T strip
4. straight strip

I also used 4 10mm Acrylic pieces as screen holder. I cut 5mm slotes on them.

Step 3: Conclusion

Result is pretty awesome and useble.

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    any chance the monitor could be made if the laptop screen was torndown so you could see the panel and everything?

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    Yes, you only need the working screen of any laptop and you have to buy compatible LCD Driver board (you have to ask vendor for the compatibility before purchase).

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    I have everything up to the point of getting the aluminum parts. The only issue would be actually setting it up...