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Consultant/engineer: laptop product design + manufacturing
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  • Posted: Fri, Nov 30, 2012
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We are looking to manufacture a small number (ranging from 100s to 100,000s) of custom-built laptops pre-loaded with Linux for a project.

As part of the first phase, we need paid hourly consultation for the following:
- Industrial design for laptop exterior/case
- Setting up internal electronics inside the laptop case (memory, CPU, motherboard, HDD, etc)
- Finding a shop / ODM that can do sample builds
- Finding a shop / ODM that can do bulk builds
- Handling the order / delivery process

We are looking for someone with an experience working in this field (laptop or desktop manufacturing) who can give us paid consultation on how to do this.

We have engineers who have experience building custom desktops, but no one who has worked in the laptop industry.

If we get a through proposal, and if you or your company can actually work on some of the processes listed above (or is in touch with ODMs who can manufacture, etc), that's even better, we may like to work with you from start to fi...

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