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Offline TheDaddy

X500 PLUS needs a name...
« on: April 02, 2012, 09:32:17 PM »
Hi,

I have been thinking long and hard and I'd like to change the name of my A500 inspired case...

X500 PLUS sounds too long and confusing, considering that there are the AmigaOne X1000 and the AmigaOne 500 so I'd like to ask the community to come up with a cool name.

Think '80s, computers in keyboards, not only Commodore stuff but Atari, BBC, Sinclair etc...retro but modern, it can house an x86 machine or a SAM, Natami, Raspberry pi etc...

Can you think of something short? Does it need a number, or will just a one word name suffice?

Let your creative juices flow! :)
 

Offline mailman

Re: X500 PLUS needs a name...
« Reply #1 on: April 04, 2012, 05:46:10 PM »
When do you think the case is going to be available?
 

Offline TheDaddy

Re: X500 PLUS needs a name...
« Reply #2 on: April 05, 2012, 12:31:32 PM »
Quote from: mailman;687011
When do you think the case is going to be available?


Good question... :)

I have got a couple of things that need sorting out, including raising the last bit of money needed.

I would say 1-2 weeks. It all depends on the cash! As always.
 

Offline haywirepc

Re: X500 PLUS needs a name...
« Reply #3 on: April 05, 2012, 06:52:33 PM »
Do you have pics of the case design you could post again?

Steven
 

Offline Dr.Bongo

Re: X500 PLUS needs a name...
« Reply #4 on: April 06, 2012, 12:44:55 AM »
A500DX - it's in-keeping with C=
...or Lorraine ...
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Offline weirdami

Re: X500 PLUS needs a name...
« Reply #5 on: April 06, 2012, 05:48:16 AM »
Call it the Bad Wolf Box and Eric Schwartz can do a logo for you. Also, Doctor Who fans might giggle a little.
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Offline Mr_DBUG

Re: X500 PLUS needs a name...
« Reply #6 on: April 06, 2012, 05:54:23 AM »
RetroCASE ? RetroKEYz ? RetroBOX ? Maybe not Box cause MS likely has a copyright ..
 

Offline jorkany

Re: X500 PLUS needs a name...
« Reply #7 on: April 06, 2012, 02:42:36 PM »
Quote from: haywirepc;687193
Do you have pics of the case design you could post again?

Steven


http://www.amigans.net/modules/xforum/report.php?forum=10&topic_id=4627&viewmode=flat&order=ASC&post_id=61834


Also the question of what to call the case has been discussed for several days now on moobunny:

http://moobunny.dreamhosters.com/cgi/mbmessage.pl/amiga/215096.shtml
 

Offline TheDaddy

Re: X500 PLUS needs a name...
« Reply #8 on: April 06, 2012, 04:48:44 PM »
What is boobunny?
 

Offline Methuselas

Re: X500 PLUS needs a name...
« Reply #9 on: April 08, 2012, 12:25:42 AM »
Wow.... I figured moobunny died a horrible death a long time ago.



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Offline persia

Re: X500 PLUS needs a name...
« Reply #10 on: April 08, 2012, 09:25:20 PM »
Call it "The Moobunny."
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Offline vox

Re: X500 PLUS needs a name...
« Reply #11 on: April 09, 2012, 09:04:22 PM »
Quote from: TheDaddy;687323
What is boobunny?


Moo Bunny is "anonymous" forum that is using as off-shoot spitting and rumors competition, where everything that seems that would be moderated in normal Amiga boards is put to the desk. Mostly wild accusations and heavy language.

Kind of glad to see it non-working, change my above statement to "was"
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