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post #32 of 75
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Originally Posted by Phantom123 View Post
Everyone should just get a basic full tower case and be done with it. Instead of having to mod all the time. Cases do nothing for system performance. Yes, they help with cooling but any full tower case can do a fine job cooling.
You are missing the point. Some of the mods increase the cooling considerably. But the main point of modding a case is for individuality plus it can be fun. If you don't understand or appreciate that aspect of the computer hobby fine. Just don't thread crap about it.

Quote:
Originally Posted by werds View Post
Heh, hopefully one of you vultures will purchase my CM Storm Sniper when I put it up for sale in a week or two for the low price of $20+ you send me a pre-paid shipping label

lol

If you haven't hacked it to death, all of the parts are still there, and you have the original box and packing material to ship it in I would be interested in it.
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post #33 of 75
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Originally Posted by Buzzin92 View Post
As he said, he doesn't want to spend more money on it
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post #34 of 75
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Originally Posted by PapaSmurf View Post
If you haven't hacked it to death, all of the parts are still there, and you have the original box and packing material to ship it in I would be interested in it.
Have not hacked into it at all. The original box is looooong gone, but I will be packing it up in something cozy anyways. But I'll disclose every nook and cranny about the case whenever I get around to selling it as first I need to get the monster I have underneath my desk breathing and fully functional! keep an eye open
    
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Shoot me a PM when you're ready and I'll probably take it.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by SheepMoose View Post
at least you didn't do this...

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Mr5-O_LFMv0
lol

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Originally Posted by TheDickki
Yaa dud

conf-

core i7extream 640 processor

intel 24 gegs motherboard

atiredeon hd 5770 graphic card

corsair h70 hydro cooler

with modified corsair 600t mid case cabinate

12 gegs of ddr3 ram

2.5 tebs of hdd

i think now you can decide yourself about my pc
OP, like others have said, all you need to do is sand off the paint and start from scratch.
    
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Originally Posted by SheepMoose;13324114 
at least you didn't do this...

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Mr5-O_LFMv0


I can has gegs?

I've seen carnivals with more subdued lighting. That thing looks like Las Vegas compressed into a PC chassis.


Anyway, to the OP, do like others have said. Strip that paint (why pink, anyway?) back to bare metal, repaint it, and refab or replace whatever is too busted to use. No one is a pro at case modding without practice. I've done quite a bit of auto body work, and I still had to learn how to paint a case. My first repaint was on a cheap Rosewill case, and it actually turned out nice when I was finished, but I stripped it back to bare metal 3 times before I got it right. My second one never did turn out the way I wanted it, so I retired it. It wasn't a very good case anyway. My third repaint was a first gen 690, which I totally failed on by using the wrong paint (used glossy for some stupid reason, and it worked about as well as you'd expect). I pulled that one back apart, stripped it back to bare metal, and never got around to painting it again. It's all sitting in a box in my shop waiting on me to get the time and supplies to mess with it again.
Edited by Mr. Mojo - 4/30/11 at 10:27pm
 
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Slap cold cathodes all over it and sell it to some noob on craigslist
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post #39 of 75
You need sandpaper.... and lots of it.
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What i 've decided is to save up money for a new case. And when I get the new case i will use the fans and maybe disassemble the HAF and use it as a test bench and paint tester
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