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Now youll just have to paint the new board to match lol...

Great job!

I would upgrade your WC before getting a new mobo and CPU. At the very least get a new CPU block like a Swiftech Apogee or GTZ. Most will laugh, but if you can find a Coolermaster Duo Viva you can use the pump/block with that rad you have and have a decent CPU only loop. I ran one cooling my 5000+BE and 3850 and at idle kept them at 22C with a 240 rad. I would ditch the tubing and rad that comes with the Duo Viva though.
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Now youll just have to paint the new board to match lol...

Great job!

I would upgrade your WC before getting a new mobo and CPU. At the very least get a new CPU block like a Swiftech Apogee or GTZ. Most will laugh, but if you can find a Coolermaster Duo Viva you can use the pump/block with that rad you have and have a decent CPU only loop. I ran one cooling my 5000+BE and 3850 and at idle kept them at 22C with a 240 rad. I would ditch the tubing and rad that comes with the Duo Viva though.
Yes I had though of this, it all depends if my current aplications for sponsorship go through as my budget is gone, and also depending on how generous they may feel, I might start a new project alltogueter, and of course, it WILL be another "Mod in a week" project : )
    
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Nice work there buddy, truly nice work.
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post #34 of 43
Holy crap that's a lot of stuff, full case

Looks good though. Looking at all that I'd be scared to touch any wire.

BTW 3 screen setup: :wub:
 
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post #35 of 43
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Nice work there buddy, truly nice work.
Thank you very much! : )

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Holy crap that's a lot of stuff, full case

Looks good though. Looking at all that I'd be scared to touch any wire.

BTW 3 screen setup: :wub:
Yes it was quite the nightmare sorting it all out in such tight spaces, and will soon have to do it again with the new mobo but hey what can you do?

And don´t worry, you can touch the cables safely, but I might scare you with a boo as soon as you do!! : D
    
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post #36 of 43
Haha I didn't see it coming, looks beautiful for an old case!
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Haha I didn't see it coming, looks beautiful for an old case!
In deed, I have to admit that the idea did originally look better in my head, as in, the state the case was in and the design itself (before modding it), but once I had taken a good look at it, I did doubt about the whole thing, because well you know it looked incredibly dated, becasue of this I am extra pleased of how it turned out, making it look like a much more modern case.

But yeah thanks : )
    
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post #38 of 43
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Something came through the post this morning...





A HAF X and a Silent Pro Gold 80+ 1000w

...smells like a new project,

Thank you Cooler Master!
    
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Just thought I´d add that, my portofolio just went live : )

http://www.neonit.net
    
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post #40 of 43
haaaaa men it's always fun to receive new stuff! Post news about the new project shortly.
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