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post #31 of 135
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Aye, probably sticking with black. I have two kinds infront of me right now. Not sure which to go with. I'll post up pics asap and see what people think.. see below

My net cut out just under 2 weeks ago so I've not been able to edit and upload any pictures. My ISP has been giving me a serious run around with this.. I have a decent sized update and LOTS of pics to share when I finally get my connection back.

Tomorrow I'll be ordering the very last parts for this build; waterblocks, sleeving, a new dremel.

I think I will be going back to EK for my blocks. Actually quite a difficult choice but the combination of their recent actions and my initial reliance on their products for this build has swayed me back in their direction.
post #32 of 135
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Internet has returned!

Got the case last week. Powder coated matte black with white support struts.









Get rid of this useless front USB bay & cables...




Drilled out the rivets on the motherboard tray ready for the new back plate



A few black countersunk rivets (realized here I'm short a couple lol), switched around the PSU plate to the right side and viola...

More rivets coming in with sleeving order soon.



post #33 of 135
Looking swish. I know when I painted the inside of my black TJ07 in Satin Black, it changed the whole look of the case for the better.

Powdercoated, it's stunning.

Keep it up.
    
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Oh yeah, for sure. I don't think I could use this case without some form of paint on there. The stock internals are ugly!

Speaking of stock internals and ugliness... a blank motherboard tray is on my to buy list for next pay day. What was Silverstone thinking when they put they gaping hole in there? /facepalm
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I cant choose!

Tygon A-60-G Norprene




or PrimoChill PrimoFlex PRO LRT

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Use the LRT.
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I prefer the Norprene, but it totally depends what look you are going for.
    
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Choices choices. I do like the norprene but it picks up dust like nobodies business.. and then theres that Tygon logo every few inches. Might have to wait until the waterblocks arrive and I can start installing everything.

In the meantime.. here's some custom midplate action.




Going to have this raised up about an inch so it's in line with the side panel window as well as illuminating it with some acrylic and red LEDs.
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I'm very jelly. That looks amazing.
    
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where can you buy a blank motherboard tray???

please let me know, i will be doing a tj07 build very soon
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