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post #21 of 29
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I will get started tomorrow. First thing is first, what liquid cooling kit would work with it?
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post #22 of 29
The closest thing I know of is the Lian Li XBOX 360 case:

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I'd say go all out and build a dual system machine (PS3 and XBOX in one). Get yourself a roomy full tower, move the mobo tray to the middle, and mount all the components on either side.

EDIT: Oops, forgot you wanted PC + PS3 only.
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post any info on how the internals disassemble/reconnect so I can do this as well.
    
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post #24 of 29
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Originally Posted by dlerch;14347518 
I will get started tomorrow. First thing is first, what liquid cooling kit would work with it?

Either get some used parts, or get a Rasa kit and work from there. Personally I would get some cheap parts from the cooling section. Because you are going to have to figure out a way to mount the blocks. And I doubt you need a lot of cooling power, but I am not sure.

And please do post pictures if you do this.
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post #26 of 29
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Ok fellas, first step is finding a case that will fit my p5q pro turbo, massive kingwin psu, and the ps3. Again, I am aiming to mount it in the tray area. The external dimensions of the ps3 are 17" x 7" x 13.75" While I would probably lose a few inches when I remove the exterior shell, I should still account for the entire shell to get proper airflow. I am simply going to mount the hardware to the right base of the case(same side the pc mobo attaches to)

The main problem is with my current case, the power button is right in the way. So I need to upgrade my case to a full tower. Any suggestions on a case? I'd like something sleek, quiet, and large. As many trays as possible to utilize maximum space and airflow.
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post #27 of 29
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Maybe an ATX super tower? Seems to have plenty of space, and the mesh front would be easy to cut and shape to my bidding.

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16811815011
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post #28 of 29
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This one could be great too, considering the module for power and reset are on the very top. I won't have to reroute any power when I hack the case.

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16811112159
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post #29 of 29
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Originally Posted by dlerch;14356352 
Any suggestions on a case? I'd like something sleek, quiet, and large. As many trays as possible to utilize maximum space and airflow.

Fractal Design XL. Large, sleek and quiet
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