The final form has been pushed, pulled and massaged into this kinda abstract kitty head with legs. Below is few key images highlighting the process.
We printed this with a transparent top to help aid in the cram job we anticipated for all the hardware to fit.
Cabbage head to kitty-ish head.
Our kitty WillowB approves.
Maximizing print size on the table.
This is a parting study for the two halves. Are main consideration is to make it easy to fit in all the hardware, chassis, and components. Aesthetics is thought about in tandem.
Top part up side down.
The parting solution on the left proved to be better fit.