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Sometimes, thinking of your own case mod ideas and themes can be hard sometimes but no longer! I wanted to make a thread where you could submit ideas you'd like to share that other people could integrate into their own work. Anyways, I'll try to update this post with all of the ideas. Here's the list.

-Using multiple reservoirs as uranium cores that can be pulled out.
-Twisting tubes for the Fusion Q look (the acrylic inside)
-Adding Cable Management
-Adding a Window
-Doing a Paint Job
-cutting holes for fans
-create a whole city (basically a mini model. You have a res in a nuclear powerplant, a psu in a powerplant which can be a wind farm or dam, and the house which has the computer. Add whatever you want)
-soda can! (I was drinking soda when this came to me. Just put everything in the soda can or the classic glass coke bottles)
-floating theme
-food and drink containers
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Originally Posted by grishkathefool View Post
I am plotting for a Steampunk build in the near future. I have seen other SP mods in the past that I have loved. The details that are missing from them, however are what I want to aim for.

Thoughts I have had are:
Integrating a Jacob's Ladder.
Using a Disconnect Lever for the Power On/Off.
Modding an old Motor Control Station for the case.
Using Brass tubing for the Cooling, leaving the case and travelling to a glass chemistry thing-a-ma-bob

This part probably would be waaay too ungainly to actually implement, but wouldn't it be uber?
Essentially, I am thinking Frankenstein's Lab meets digital integration.
-Animals
-Organic Shapes
-Reservoirs our of clear containers (wine bottles, beer bottles, etc.)
Edited by HybridCore - 5/24/11 at 4:09am
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Seems like a good idea. I don't have the money to mod so I'd be game to give away my ideas if I had any ahah
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I would use my uranium core idea if I had the space an money. I'm thinking about making a mATX case for a Bulldozer rig but that's pretty small. I'll probably just make something for fun.
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bump

Nobody?
Edited by HybridCore - 5/21/11 at 7:01am
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The obvious mods like adding cable management to cases without the luxury come to mind. In fact I wanna do that to my Antec 300 soon. Cable management is lacking. All I need is some of that U-Channel molding and I'm set
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The obvious mods like adding cable management to cases without the luxury come to mind. In fact I wanna do that to my Antec 300 soon. Cable management is lacking. All I need is some of that U-Channel molding and I'm set
There's quite a lot so I didn't really bother but since this thread isn't getting much attention, why not?
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I am plotting for a Steampunk build in the near future. I have seen other SP mods in the past that I have loved. The details that are missing from them, however are what I want to aim for.

Thoughts I have had are:
Integrating a Jacob's Ladder.
Using a Disconnect Lever for the Power On/Off.
Modding an old Motor Control Station for the case.
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Essentially, I am thinking Frankenstein's Lab meets digital integration.
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I'll just quote your thing into my post. It would be easier since you have a nice diagram.
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Power switch built into desk which lights up etc
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Wut? Not a case mod but would be cool.
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