Star Trek TOS Computer Type 4B Alpha Help

doubleofive

New Member
My friends and I are wanting to build a replica prop from TOS for their nursery. We're very interested in creating something based on the Type 4B Alpha.

http://tosgraphics.yuku.com/reply/35/TOS-Computer-props-REVISED-and-in-HD#reply-35

We're very new at this and don't know where to find switches or knobs or the like. We found lights we might be able to use, and we're hoping to program a Raspberry Pi to control the lights and add sound. Where does one find supplies for props like this? We don't want it to be a fully functional computer, per se. We're more interested in a tactile toy with buttons and switches that may or may not actually control anything except blinking lights and maybe a few sounds.
 

KojiroVance

Sr Member
Neat idea, but how many of the parts WOULD NOT be choking hazards if they broke off?

I foresee a tragedy in the making. :(


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