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post #11 of 174
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Thanks guys. I have only used basic tools for this mod so assuming u have a welder it shouldn't be a problem smile.gif


Everything is now bolted together. Didn't wanna weld all bits together in case i wanna change something in the future. Did a quick assembly of the plastic shroud just to see so everything still fits.

Thinking of maybe adding another reservoair just for the looks, not sure yet though.
I might have to cut a hole between the rear side and the bit i made so i can fit the psu. It will go in from one of the sides but once everything is in place i won't be able to get it out smile.gif Do any of you know a good place where to get custom rad grills? Was thinking of cutting a hole and just covering it up with one of them so incase i need to swap psu's it will be easy.

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post #12 of 174
whoa i always wanted to invert my 600t as well..
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post #13 of 174
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Got a few hrs done in the garage this weekend. Spent most of the time getting all the parts drilled and tapped so it can be assembled and disassembled easily. But i did have time to do some machining at work. Thought the reservoair i have was a bit booring so made some "caps" for it

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post #14 of 174
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Got a parcel from UK and one from Germany today smile.gif Gotta go to the garage now and test fit some parts. Such a shame i forgot to buy fans for the new swiftech radiator frown.gif

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post #15 of 174
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Had to modify the corsair hdd rack. was thinking of making my own but kinda like the ease of the corsair one so decided to use it. Still needs filling, sanding and painting but its a start
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Fitted the reservoair thingies and have made holes for the fan potentiometers and a temp display. Also cut holes in the side of the panel to get hoses easily through to the back side. The plan is to use the corsair rubber grommits. Going with dual reservoairs incase i need another pump for all my watercooled parts.
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Cut a hole for the radiator to get better airflow and less noise. Also did the "mesh" mod that a lot of 600T owners have done.
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The rear still looks a bit messy. Might cut away a bit more if i struggle with all the plumbing. All the cut parts in the pictures will get some u tubing to hide the sharp edges.
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post #16 of 174
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Hey guys, have gotten a lot done recently so thought I would do a small update.

Got all the bits sanded and painted. Have started installing parts and trying to figure out how to route all the cables and tubes.

The paintjob turned out decent, not happy but it will have to do for now. Still trying to decide if I should go for white tubing or black.. What do you guys think?

Gonna go for clear fluid or try to match the blue on the motherboard, have some blue mayhems dye...

Up next is making a cover for the sli connector. I really don't like the asus "copper" colored one.


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post #17 of 174
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Almost done now, just need to sleeve the pci-e cables for the 2nd graphics card. And try and paint the noctua fan white

Struggled to get a good shot of the case with the acrylic sidepanel on but hopefully u will see enough. It's a bit more seethrough in real life but u'll get the idea smile.gif The only mod i did from last update was cutting the panels and machining a cover for the sli "bridge" Hope you like it...
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post #18 of 174
drool.gif

Hoping to mod my old 600T some time biggrin.gif

Nice build/mod smile.gifsmile.gif
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post #19 of 174
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Originally Posted by Hagelund View Post

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Hoping to mod my old 600T some time biggrin.gif
Nice build/mod smile.gifsmile.gif

Thanks! its a great case
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amazing stuff! +rep for you my friend
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