Having built a frame and a stand for the 737 Overhead Panel in Part 1, I now look at building the "face" of the individual panels.
Most of this is heavily inspired by Peter of Build a Boeing's youtube videos.
Choice of Material
There are a number of materials that can be used to make the panels.
The ideal material would be 3 mm white acrylic/plexiglass, painted with the panel colour and then run through a CNC mill to cut them to shape, cut and drill out holes, and then engrave the labels ...