PANEL MOUNT 7 SEGMENT DISPLAY
Is not always an easy task to get a good looking finished project if it includes a 7 segment display!
The main problem to get an elegant finish is the tight tolerance needed for the rectangular hole cut where the display will be exposed, only accomplished using CNC machining or laser cutting services.
Some of the components required for building & testing:
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CHEAP PANEL MOUNT
Cheap panel meters solved the problem using an enclosure (usually bigger than 1/32 DIN), those enclosures has two advantages: Requires a rectangular cut, which could have some imperfections and can be done using home tools like drill and hand saw, because such enclosures incorporates a bezel that covers imperfections once installed. The other advantage is there is no need for additional screws to fix it to the panel/chassis.