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heres a few pics of my build miles away from done keep in mind lol






my galaxy and this lighting doesnt show very well that the screen in the top the mesh drive bays and bottom mesh pretty much all mesh accents are purple.

Heres a pic with better light that shows a little better on sabertooth I painted the dust covers the same purple (older picture)

CREATOR: gd-jpeg v1.0 (using IJG JPEG v62), default quality the purple is not really that bright normally that is with very bright flash lol.

and im sure ill get asked so before you do here is the back end all the fun cable and tubes lol.
CREATOR: gd-jpeg v1.0 (using IJG JPEG v62), default quality
the hole in the drive bays is not pretty but no matter you cant see it that's why I didn't care the reason you'll never see it



again this is long way from done but hope you like so far

these are old pics expect the top

one more thing forgot there's no metal at all on my side panel. its a sheet of acyrlic that was cut to size they cut it a little to big so the top is jagged as me trying to cut off a mm lol. The side has been through alot and will be replaced when the build is finished with a new piece of acrylic. the edges are trimmed in matte black vinyl thus to hide the rails behind the screw mounts. the top and bottom rails have foam on them to make the glass flushed so no dust can get in. the glass is held by mobo standoffs and thumbscrews I used plastic thumb screws from an old m59 as they don't scratch as easily and turn silver lol. I had seen this mod done on haf xs and figured why not on a switch lol.
Edited by Cyber Locc - 5/30/13 at 10:30pm
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@cyberlocc How is the res connected? Is it through the back and did you drill a hole there?
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@cyberlocc How is the res connected? Is it through the back and did you drill a hole there?
Hey athens i dremmeled out a square in the back side of the drive bays and ran the tube through there check fhe pic of the back where the csble manaaement is and you will see. From there theres angled fittings to face it too the back and slack so it will close and not kink. Also if you want to do something like this a heads up 1/2 3/4 is about the amount of space you have i would suggest using 7/16 it wil be a tad easier to get back there i had to do lots of mods to get it back there and not kink. If you would like i can take some beter pics of the rez pump area. Hope this helps.
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How easy is it to pop the rivets on the aluminium tab thing that covers most rads in the drive bays?
     
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How easy is it to pop the rivets on the aluminium tab thing that covers most rads in the drive bays?

1/8" drill bit makes quick work of those rivets... Less then 5 minutes for me.
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Any other small mods that will improve a 810? Using a 360mm and a 240mm radiator for reference
     
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Question.

This is my current setup:


I want to get a new 240 rad. My options are the EK XT or XTX - is there a massive difference?

Will the XTX fit with my pump where it is? I was thinking of getting one of these and mounting it against the motherboard tray a little higher up, to get it out of the way.

Or would I be better of just getting the XT? Suggestions?..
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Question.

This is my current setup: Warning: Spoiler! (Click to show)

I want to get a new 240 rad. My options are the EK XT or XTX - is there a massive difference?

Will the XTX fit with my pump where it is? I was thinking of getting one of these and mounting it against the motherboard tray a little higher up, to get it out of the way.

Or would I be better of just getting the XT? Suggestions?..

the XT is 47mm thick and the XTX is 64mm I believe. If you have the space why not do the thicker XTX. Just measure from what you have now to the bottom of the pump. To me it looks as if you have the space but looks can be deceiving.
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How easy is it to pop the rivets on the aluminium tab thing that covers most rads in the drive bays?
if your talking about the top drive bay its plate unscrews not rivets if your talking about taking all the bays out like he said a drill wil make short work but your case will be very unstable so you have to strenghten it with lots of rads ect. Or are you talking about the plate that lines under the top bay if thats what your speaking off ita no nesscary unless you have a 60mm in psuh pull also theres only rivets on one side your going to have to do some cutting i would just take out a sqaure thus to not lose stabilty i took my whole plate out and my case isnt very stable now wouldnt suggest it.
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did someone sleeve the front usb 3.0 cable of the switch810?

look at this builder he is running in the same problem, http://www.overclock.net/t/1341225/build-log-candycane/50
Edited by pilotter - 6/3/13 at 9:25pm
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