Disguising The PS5 With A Customized Picket And Carbon Fiber Enclosure


The PlayStation 5 has an excessively unique enclosure that some love and others hate. Its design definitely does now not lend itself to mendacity on its aspect, although it is a simpler orientation for placing on a shelf in a TV console. [Matt] from [DIY Perks] determined to deal with this and constructed a customized (*5*)picket and carbon fiber PS5 enclosure that appears excellent in any orientation.

He began through disassembling his PS5 and getting rid of most effective the principle electronics unit, fan, and gear provide. Those had been fastened on a carbon fiber baseplate the usage of hexagonal threaded standoffs. The perimeters of the enclosure had been made from darkish walnut, with holes reduce in the back and front for connectors and airflow. An extended recess used to be reduce within the entrance hollow and lined with an creative carbon fiber quilt which opens should you press it at one finish and acts as the facility button should you press it on the different finish.

Matt paid shut consideration to the airflow routing of the unique enclosure and copied it to the brand new one. Like the unique, he used adhesive foam strips to direct the air throughout the warmth sinks. The highest quilt could also be carbon fiber, with a chic honeycomb hollow trend with picket inserts for the air consumption.

This isn’t [Matt]’s first customized PS5 enclosure. The opposite used to be a considerably extra flashy brass incarnation of the unique. Different customized enclosure he’s made come with a (*2*)picket PC case and a brass encased USB-C track.

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