The final media_center.

I wanted to upgrade my media center (RPi B+ with xbian) to something a bit nicer, more stable and more accessible than just the RPi in a basic plastic case.

I built an enclosure out of plywood with aluminum front and rear panels.

All of the connections I wanted to use were broken out from the pi with panel-mount extension cables.

The electronic components includes:

The enclosure materials include some marine plywood, merbau strip cut from scrap for the front edging and aluminium plate for the front and rear panels.