Overclock.net › Forums › Case Mods & Cases › Computer Cases › The Official Cooler Master Storm Trooper / Storm Stryker Club
New Posts  All Forums:Forum Nav:

The Official Cooler Master Storm Trooper / Storm Stryker Club - Page 654

post #6531 of 12471
Quote:
Originally Posted by benito View Post

Warning: Spoiler! (Click to show)







get good at sheet bending... know how to use a measuring tape. have patients

k, just curious, what do you use to bend your metals?
LEGION
(15 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
I7 6700K ASUS Maximus VIII Impact EVGA GTX TITAN X G.skill 16gb 3200 ddr4 
Hard DriveHard DriveHard DriveCooling
Samsung 840 pro 250gb Samsung 840 evo 250gb Samsung 840 evo 250gb Ice kings magic. 
OSMonitorKeyboardPower
WIN 10 Wasabi Mango 42" 4k Corsair k70 EVGA 1000w P2 
CaseMouseAudio
Caselabs Mercury S3 Razer naga :( sennheiser HD 558 
  hide details  
Reply
LEGION
(15 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
I7 6700K ASUS Maximus VIII Impact EVGA GTX TITAN X G.skill 16gb 3200 ddr4 
Hard DriveHard DriveHard DriveCooling
Samsung 840 pro 250gb Samsung 840 evo 250gb Samsung 840 evo 250gb Ice kings magic. 
OSMonitorKeyboardPower
WIN 10 Wasabi Mango 42" 4k Corsair k70 EVGA 1000w P2 
CaseMouseAudio
Caselabs Mercury S3 Razer naga :( sennheiser HD 558 
  hide details  
Reply
post #6532 of 12471
Quote:
Originally Posted by szeged View Post

k, just curious, what do you use to bend your metals?
Metal bending break. There are also rad mounts that you can secure to the floor of case and it will hold your rad upright
my PC
(9 items)
 
 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel Core i7 3770k Asrock z77 Extreme 9 GTX 780 x 2 G.skill sniper 
Hard DriveCoolingOSPower
OCZ Agility 4 Watercool heatkiller blocks all around Win 7 Pro Seasonic 1250 
Case
CM Storm Trooper with windowed side panel 
  hide details  
Reply
my PC
(9 items)
 
 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel Core i7 3770k Asrock z77 Extreme 9 GTX 780 x 2 G.skill sniper 
Hard DriveCoolingOSPower
OCZ Agility 4 Watercool heatkiller blocks all around Win 7 Pro Seasonic 1250 
Case
CM Storm Trooper with windowed side panel 
  hide details  
Reply
post #6533 of 12471
Has anyone tried mounting extra fans? I got a bunch of Cougar Vortex fans laying around and while my temps aren't bad I wouldn't mind getting some more airflow going through the case.
Beast
(16 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel i5 2500K MSI MPower Z77 Asus GTX 780 8GB Corsair Dominator Platinum 
Hard DriveHard DriveHard DriveOptical Drive
Patriot Pyro SE SSD Samsung 840 SSD Hitachi Asus 
CoolingOSMonitorKeyboard
Corsair H100i Windows 8.1 Asus 27" 1080P Cooler Master Trigger 
PowerCaseMouseAudio
SeaSonic X750 Cooler Master Storm Trooper R.A.T 5 Asus Xonar Phoebus 
  hide details  
Reply
Beast
(16 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel i5 2500K MSI MPower Z77 Asus GTX 780 8GB Corsair Dominator Platinum 
Hard DriveHard DriveHard DriveOptical Drive
Patriot Pyro SE SSD Samsung 840 SSD Hitachi Asus 
CoolingOSMonitorKeyboard
Corsair H100i Windows 8.1 Asus 27" 1080P Cooler Master Trigger 
PowerCaseMouseAudio
SeaSonic X750 Cooler Master Storm Trooper R.A.T 5 Asus Xonar Phoebus 
  hide details  
Reply
post #6534 of 12471
Quote:
Originally Posted by Chrgnthru View Post

Has anyone tried mounting extra fans? I got a bunch of Cougar Vortex fans laying around and while my temps aren't bad I wouldn't mind getting some more airflow going through the case.

where were you thinking about mounting the extra fans? it can be done, just depends on where you want them.
LEGION
(15 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
I7 6700K ASUS Maximus VIII Impact EVGA GTX TITAN X G.skill 16gb 3200 ddr4 
Hard DriveHard DriveHard DriveCooling
Samsung 840 pro 250gb Samsung 840 evo 250gb Samsung 840 evo 250gb Ice kings magic. 
OSMonitorKeyboardPower
WIN 10 Wasabi Mango 42" 4k Corsair k70 EVGA 1000w P2 
CaseMouseAudio
Caselabs Mercury S3 Razer naga :( sennheiser HD 558 
  hide details  
Reply
LEGION
(15 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
I7 6700K ASUS Maximus VIII Impact EVGA GTX TITAN X G.skill 16gb 3200 ddr4 
Hard DriveHard DriveHard DriveCooling
Samsung 840 pro 250gb Samsung 840 evo 250gb Samsung 840 evo 250gb Ice kings magic. 
OSMonitorKeyboardPower
WIN 10 Wasabi Mango 42" 4k Corsair k70 EVGA 1000w P2 
CaseMouseAudio
Caselabs Mercury S3 Razer naga :( sennheiser HD 558 
  hide details  
Reply
post #6535 of 12471
Is it worth getting the tapped MCP655 over using hot water and putting the tubing over an untapped one? Using the tapped option would give the flexibility of changing out or moving around the tubing I think. I'm leaning towards the tapped one but I'm not sure...
post #6536 of 12471
Quote:
Originally Posted by ronquilent View Post

Is it worth getting the tapped MCP655 over using hot water and putting the tubing over an untapped one? Using the tapped option would give the flexibility of changing out or moving around the tubing I think. I'm leaning towards the tapped one but I'm not sure...
I just use a pump top for my D5. I am going to be using a bitspower one and you can get a 150mm res that will mount to the pump top.
post #6537 of 12471
Finally got finished getting everything moved into the case today. will be adding a different res and pump and possibly a block to the 7990 biggrin.gif

post #6538 of 12471
Quote:
Originally Posted by szeged View Post

where were you thinking about mounting the extra fans? it can be done, just depends on where you want them.

Well i'd like some extra air going towards the GPU's mainly the top GPU as that one tends to get warmer. I was thinking about the harddrive cage but not sure how to go about it.
Beast
(16 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel i5 2500K MSI MPower Z77 Asus GTX 780 8GB Corsair Dominator Platinum 
Hard DriveHard DriveHard DriveOptical Drive
Patriot Pyro SE SSD Samsung 840 SSD Hitachi Asus 
CoolingOSMonitorKeyboard
Corsair H100i Windows 8.1 Asus 27" 1080P Cooler Master Trigger 
PowerCaseMouseAudio
SeaSonic X750 Cooler Master Storm Trooper R.A.T 5 Asus Xonar Phoebus 
  hide details  
Reply
Beast
(16 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel i5 2500K MSI MPower Z77 Asus GTX 780 8GB Corsair Dominator Platinum 
Hard DriveHard DriveHard DriveOptical Drive
Patriot Pyro SE SSD Samsung 840 SSD Hitachi Asus 
CoolingOSMonitorKeyboard
Corsair H100i Windows 8.1 Asus 27" 1080P Cooler Master Trigger 
PowerCaseMouseAudio
SeaSonic X750 Cooler Master Storm Trooper R.A.T 5 Asus Xonar Phoebus 
  hide details  
Reply
post #6539 of 12471
Quote:
Originally Posted by Chrgnthru View Post

Well i'd like some extra air going towards the GPU's mainly the top GPU as that one tends to get warmer. I was thinking about the harddrive cage but not sure how to go about it.

get some scotch 3m double sided tape and put some fans on the back of the HDD cage, i did it for a week or two while my case was on air, 3 fans in the front, 3 directly behind them mounted to the hdd cages with the tape, super airflow, my cards were staying near ambient temps.

it may sound kind of ghetto but if you cut the tape correctly you wont see it at all and youll get some amazing airflow and temperatures. atleast try it out and see if you like it tongue.gif its like 3 bucks for the tape. or you can try to screw them in somehow.
LEGION
(15 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
I7 6700K ASUS Maximus VIII Impact EVGA GTX TITAN X G.skill 16gb 3200 ddr4 
Hard DriveHard DriveHard DriveCooling
Samsung 840 pro 250gb Samsung 840 evo 250gb Samsung 840 evo 250gb Ice kings magic. 
OSMonitorKeyboardPower
WIN 10 Wasabi Mango 42" 4k Corsair k70 EVGA 1000w P2 
CaseMouseAudio
Caselabs Mercury S3 Razer naga :( sennheiser HD 558 
  hide details  
Reply
LEGION
(15 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
I7 6700K ASUS Maximus VIII Impact EVGA GTX TITAN X G.skill 16gb 3200 ddr4 
Hard DriveHard DriveHard DriveCooling
Samsung 840 pro 250gb Samsung 840 evo 250gb Samsung 840 evo 250gb Ice kings magic. 
OSMonitorKeyboardPower
WIN 10 Wasabi Mango 42" 4k Corsair k70 EVGA 1000w P2 
CaseMouseAudio
Caselabs Mercury S3 Razer naga :( sennheiser HD 558 
  hide details  
Reply
post #6540 of 12471
Quote:
Originally Posted by szeged View Post

get some scotch 3m double sided tape and put some fans on the back of the HDD cage, i did it for a week or two while my case was on air, 3 fans in the front, 3 directly behind them mounted to the hdd cages with the tape, super airflow, my cards were staying near ambient temps.

it may sound kind of ghetto but if you cut the tape correctly you wont see it at all and youll get some amazing airflow and temperatures. atleast try it out and see if you like it tongue.gif its like 3 bucks for the tape. or you can try to screw them in somehow.

Might just have to try that out. Thanks for the suggestion.
Beast
(16 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel i5 2500K MSI MPower Z77 Asus GTX 780 8GB Corsair Dominator Platinum 
Hard DriveHard DriveHard DriveOptical Drive
Patriot Pyro SE SSD Samsung 840 SSD Hitachi Asus 
CoolingOSMonitorKeyboard
Corsair H100i Windows 8.1 Asus 27" 1080P Cooler Master Trigger 
PowerCaseMouseAudio
SeaSonic X750 Cooler Master Storm Trooper R.A.T 5 Asus Xonar Phoebus 
  hide details  
Reply
Beast
(16 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel i5 2500K MSI MPower Z77 Asus GTX 780 8GB Corsair Dominator Platinum 
Hard DriveHard DriveHard DriveOptical Drive
Patriot Pyro SE SSD Samsung 840 SSD Hitachi Asus 
CoolingOSMonitorKeyboard
Corsair H100i Windows 8.1 Asus 27" 1080P Cooler Master Trigger 
PowerCaseMouseAudio
SeaSonic X750 Cooler Master Storm Trooper R.A.T 5 Asus Xonar Phoebus 
  hide details  
Reply
New Posts  All Forums:Forum Nav:
  Return Home
  Back to Forum: Computer Cases
Overclock.net › Forums › Case Mods & Cases › Computer Cases › The Official Cooler Master Storm Trooper / Storm Stryker Club