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post #11 of 89
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Its bit tricky in this case, there is plastic board, which is used to lock that one side. Damn i have to find some mobo fast. Slowing work as hell
post #12 of 89
lol. just relax. i know it seems like you want to be done with your project ASAP. but sometimes the best product comes from patience (that was a sleeving reference) and we all want the best product if we have to stare at it for years to come
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post #13 of 89
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Hiii! Finally i got some old broken motherboard for testing.


Standoffs M3 / 10mm long.
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Fixed by female screw from back side. I will use glue for screws, but dont know if I should use 2 or 1 female screws.
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Final look:
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I have 3 bigger holes. Gonna use epoxide glue to repair it.
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Its bit smaller motherboard (just +-20 cm). So Im using normal ATX motherboard to test last two standoffs.
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Testing back panel from acryl.
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Gpu fits in great.
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Tomorrow I go to work. It will be my first day in proper job (fulltime). End of my student life biggrin.gif. Hope I will have time to continue on this project. smile.gif
post #14 of 89
fulltime jobs give you plenty of time to mod. trust me. i have one too!
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post #15 of 89
Very cool build and great start, keen to watch future progress. I love these Apple conversions the case is awesome.
post #16 of 89
This looks great - can't wait to see how you get on!

I've got a an old G4 like this lying around at work. Been thinking of doing the same myself biggrin.gif
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post #17 of 89
makes me want to mod a macbook pro and put all new components inside and just leave the amazing screen and keyboard
Edited by shadowhero18 - 6/2/12 at 10:46am
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post #18 of 89
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makes me want to mod a macbook pro and put all new components inside and just leave the amazing screen and keyboard

Just buy a new MacBook Pro with the amazing components already installed! thumb.gif
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post #19 of 89
lol. june 11th i'm ordering. tongue.gif
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post #20 of 89
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Hi guys, ufff finally I had some time! Working week from 9-16.. presentations, training, presentations, training...

(Sorry for quality of photos, don't have my digital slr now)

I found piece of alluminium (1,5mm wide) in garage. So I was thinking how to make back panel from it. I use just flat piece of it + fix it with M3 screws.

-- Next action --
I will take better pictures (smile.gif.
Have to find out layout. The "issue" is "how to fit in Corsair H80". So I will just try, try and try layouts.



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