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Originally Posted by ronquilent View Post

I can't decide between white or clear Advanced LRT tubing for the Storm Stryker... The white looks so good but I was set on clear originally because it lets me see if the water in the loop has any gunk or bubbles in it with ease.

How about clear tubing with white dye? (Mayhem's possible?)
post #7152 of 12478
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Originally Posted by Ne1ld0 View Post

New here and thought I'd upload a few pics of my Stryker. My camera is not the best so sorry about the quality.

Props to Gillen and Citizen Joe. I was inspired by their EL wire designs. Both had slightly different designs and mine is also slightly different than theirs. Also an additional props goes to Citizen Joe for inspiring me to change the red power button LEDs for green ones.

I plan on adding one more EL wire around the edges of the window in the near future. I'll try and post pics when I'm done with that.

Please let me know what you think of my mods.
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Nice work there. Has a "TRON" style look to it. thumb.gif
post #7153 of 12478
Hi Everyone, Just did a minor upgrade to my cooling over the weekend, took my smaller Phanteks out, gonna use it in another build, this is my primary PC so it gets all the better stuff smile.gif

Sorry for the poor pics
post #7154 of 12478
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Originally Posted by Stormleader42 View Post

Nice build there!! Are you using the NZXT Hue for the lighting?

Oh yeah, what PSU cover is that? It looks great!
No i use this for lighting.

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Originally Posted by DutchSteph View Post

Very nice and clean build! I'm also curious about that PSU cover!
Thanks .The psu cover is version 1 . i have version 2 and it will be the best biggrin.gif
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Originally Posted by SortOfGrim View Post

Damn thumb.gif!
What's that (brown?) sheet behind the mobo and W.T.F is that psu cover??
Did you make it yourself? if so, how?
Nah, you're just planning ahead wink.gif
Behind the mobo is mobo cover biggrin.gif.All make by me biggrin.gif
post #7155 of 12478
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Originally Posted by Ne1ld0 View Post

New here and thought I'd upload a few pics of my Stryker. My camera is not the best so sorry about the quality.

Props to Gillen and Citizen Joe. I was inspired by their EL wire designs. Both had slightly different designs and mine is also slightly different than theirs. Also an additional props goes to Citizen Joe for inspiring me to change the red power button LEDs for green ones.

I plan on adding one more EL wire around the edges of the window in the near future. I'll try and post pics when I'm done with that.

Please let me know what you think of my mods.
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Niiiiice! I love that EL wire look... What did you buy to do that? As in type and length and such...
post #7156 of 12478
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Originally Posted by smjxkab View Post

Anybody know some pre-built psu covers to fit the Stryker? Curiosity is killing me.
half x psu covers from cm store are the only ones prebuilt that i know that fit it, you can talk to dwood on ocn about custom ones but FAIR WARNING he does this in his free time has a full time job, and family, and he doesnt charge a third of what he should for it ( his father has a laser cnc that he uses pretty awesome work just takes lots of time for custom jobs )
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Originally Posted by TSheaZ28 View Post

I second that! I talked with cooler master chat earlier today and they said they were getting more of the HAF X PSU covers in stock next week. I'm curious if there are any more that might work.

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Originally Posted by Ne1ld0 View Post

New here and thought I'd upload a few pics of my Stryker. My camera is not the best so sorry about the quality.

Props to Gillen and Citizen Joe. I was inspired by their EL wire designs. Both had slightly different designs and mine is also slightly different than theirs. Also an additional props goes to Citizen Joe for inspiring me to change the red power button LEDs for green ones.

I plan on adding one more EL wire around the edges of the window in the near future. I'll try and post pics when I'm done with that.

Please let me know what you think of my mods. Warning: Spoiler! (Click to show)





looks awesome
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post #7157 of 12478
Ne1ld0, which LEDs are you using and where to did you route the wiring for the exterior LEDs? I want to go for the TRON style too! biggrin.gif
Edited by ronquilent - 4/15/13 at 11:25pm
post #7158 of 12478
Here it is:




I mounted 240 rad in front of the case with metal plates (ex-driver bays, the ones we mount hdd or ssd)

For noobs like me, you can connect GTs to fan controller of ST, however they'll be undervolted, there's a difference between molex powered and FC powered GTs in my case.

Also i listened mega man's advice and put 2 120mm fans on top the case, fans which came with ST.

Apart from this, overall it looks fine, i'm currently dealing with the pump, which is pumping air bubbles instead of water to the loop.

Note: I also noticed that there's 10C difference with GTs and vertical positioned rad. Ran Prime95 for couple of minutes and max temp for cores under 4.7Ghz Ivy were these:

Core1: 68C Core2: 68C Core3: 62C Core4: 60C

(Under Idle temps are same though, 29-32 for all of them)
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post #7159 of 12478
I think I'm going to finally order this later today. Anything stick out as problematic to anyone? I read a bunch of reviews of forum posts on all of these but I'm still kind of unsure about the tubing and pump. I plan to mount the radiator vertically in front of the case. Also, I really hope that the bend from the EK block to the Koolance block with a straight fitting won't be too bad. I was thinking about using an angled fitting there instead but if it can work with a straight fitting then I'd rather do that.

Let me know your thoughts on the list! Thanks.


Edited by ronquilent - 4/16/13 at 4:27am
post #7160 of 12478
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Originally Posted by ronquilent View Post

I think I'm going to finally order this later today. Anything stick out as problematic to anyone? I read a bunch of reviews of forum posts on all of these but I'm still kind of unsure about the tubing and pump. I plan to mount the radiator vertically in front of the case. Also, I really hope that the bend from the EK block to the Koolance block with a straight fitting won't be too bad. I was thinking about using an angled fitting there instead but if it can work with a straight fitting then I'd rather do that.

Let me know your thoughts on the list! Thanks.


looks good to me i would look into swiftech fittings i think they are cheeper @ swiftechs web site, so is tubing ( tubing difference would cover shipping alone, so is pump, only downside is it isnt tapped i would look into the ddc imo
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