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Is it possible that you can send me a pic of it as well? Got the storm trooper, but my cables are ugly, so i plan to make a cover of plexi

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The window is 2mm thick. But why on earth would you cut the window? If you add a fan in the bottom, front and top that would be more than enough airflow

I've heard some PC builders say that a fan over the GPU is a necessary thing. I figured one can add a 120mm fan if necessary. What are the temps on the PC like during regular gaming, such as BF3, without any overclock?
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I've heard some PC builders say that a fan over the GPU is a necessary thing. I figured one can add a 120mm fan if necessary. What are the temps on the PC like during regular gaming, such as BF3, without any overclock?
It would probably be near as effective to have fans on the back side of the cages to blow on them. You would have the two fans on the front of the cages pulling in cool air and then the back two to blow the air directly over the gpu's. These would look a lot better than modding the plexi IMO.

OR...you could be the first guy with a Trooper panel painted to match the Stryker and utilize it's side fans.
 
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Okay thanks for the input. I am not totally inexperienced. I have done updates on pre built systems and such. I have a friend that is very comfortable with machines so if I needed help I could call upon him. But I really wanted to expand and develop. I will go with the suggestions. Though I would like to try and tackle a single cpu loop WC set minimum just because of the noise difference. I like quiet hence the ssds and Audio production work currently on my iMac. Which as I am typing this I am hating the not very noticable but still there hard drive spinning.
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I popped my hard drive in a sound isolating caddy you sometimes hear the motor spin up but nothing else which is perfect. Cooling on the again nigh on silent as are the case fans. Then I have the worlds loudest graphics card and a psu that hums... Doh!
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I popped my hard drive in a sound isolating caddy you sometimes hear the motor spin up but nothing else which is perfect. Cooling on the again nigh on silent as are the case fans. Then I have the worlds loudest graphics card and a psu that hums... Doh!

which caddy are you using, and with which hard drive?
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which caddy are you using, and with which hard drive?

Its a Samsung F3 1TB in a Scythe Himuro ive mounted it up with the CD drives
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redid my loop....intimidated to do the sleeving. I think doing it though would improve the looks 100%
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Finally done with my re-build, only cpu atm as I'm still waiting for my new graphics card.










Edited by SortOfGrim - 1/8/13 at 11:28pm
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