Overclock.net › Forums › Case Mods & Cases › Computer Cases › [Official] Corsair Vengeance C70 Gaming Case Owner Club
New Posts  All Forums:Forum Nav:

[Official] Corsair Vengeance C70 Gaming Case Owner Club - Page 369

post #3681 of 8430
Quote:
Originally Posted by joostflux View Post

I agree. It definitely looks good but I don't think it would fit in any other case (looks wise). It just really goes with the military/rugged theme that the C70 has going on. Looks great man!

Thanks....I bet if I had the green c70 it would look even better. I originally planned to get the green one but newegg had a really good sale on just the black.
C70 Sabertooth
(9 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
I5 - 2500k ASUS Sabertooth Z77 PNY Geforce GTX 680 2GB GSkill Ripjaws X 1600 Mhz 2x4GB 
Hard DriveCoolingOSPower
120GB Kingston HyperX 3K (boot), WD Velocirapto... Antec Kuhler 620 Windows 7 Ultimate Corsair TX750 
Case
Corsair Vengeance C70 Gunmetal Black 
  hide details  
Reply
C70 Sabertooth
(9 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
I5 - 2500k ASUS Sabertooth Z77 PNY Geforce GTX 680 2GB GSkill Ripjaws X 1600 Mhz 2x4GB 
Hard DriveCoolingOSPower
120GB Kingston HyperX 3K (boot), WD Velocirapto... Antec Kuhler 620 Windows 7 Ultimate Corsair TX750 
Case
Corsair Vengeance C70 Gunmetal Black 
  hide details  
Reply
post #3682 of 8430
Quote:
Originally Posted by CastorTroy45 View Post

Here's some changes i made to my c70....took the antec 620 off the cpu and put it on the 680 with dwoods bracket. GPU load temps are in the mid 50's now as to mid 80's before. I had a v10 cooler laying around i got from coolermaster for $39 on closeout so I painted the cover od green and slapped it on. I know its a big oversize cooler but I still think it looks cool.

Warning: Spoiler! (Click to show)



my god, that cooler is almost a half decade old isn't it? i remember it being ridiculously expensive for the not so impressive performance of it. but it sure has the looks.
"Black & Red"
(10 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel i5-3570k ASUS Maximus V Formula Sapphire HD 7950 OC 950Mhz Edition G.Skill 16GB (2x8G) 1333Mhz 9-9-9-24 (F3-10666C... 
Hard DriveHard DriveOptical DriveCooling
Crucial M4 128GB SSD Western Digital Caviar Blue 1TB ASUS DRW-24B3ST DVD Burner Antec Kuhler 920 
PowerCase
Corsair AX 750 Corsair C70 
  hide details  
Reply
"Black & Red"
(10 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel i5-3570k ASUS Maximus V Formula Sapphire HD 7950 OC 950Mhz Edition G.Skill 16GB (2x8G) 1333Mhz 9-9-9-24 (F3-10666C... 
Hard DriveHard DriveOptical DriveCooling
Crucial M4 128GB SSD Western Digital Caviar Blue 1TB ASUS DRW-24B3ST DVD Burner Antec Kuhler 920 
PowerCase
Corsair AX 750 Corsair C70 
  hide details  
Reply
post #3683 of 8430
Hey guys,
I want to paint the Grey plastic trim peices on my gunmetal black C70 and I know a lot of you have done this. Just curious how you went about doing this, like did you use primer and paint and if so how many coats. Sorry i feel like a real noob asking this but I've never done any painting on any of my cases and after seeing other people with the trim painted I REALLY want to do it because it looks great.
Thanks biggrin.gif
Haswell
(18 items)
 
P43 Wallbreaker
(16 items)
 
Lenovo Y580
(7 items)
 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel Core i7 4770k Gigabyte Z87x-UD4H EVGA GTX 670 FTW 16GB G.Skill Ripjaws X  
Hard DriveHard DriveCoolingCooling
Samsung 840  Seagate Barracuda 7200RPM XSPC Raystorm 750 240mm XSPC Rad 
OSMonitorMonitorMonitor
Windows 7 Ultimate x64 Asus VE258Q 25" LG Flatron W2243T 22" Viewsonic VX2233wm 22" 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Original Logitech G15 XFX Pro 650W Corsair C70 Vengeance Gunmetal Black Logitech g9x 
Mouse PadAudio
Steelseries 4HD Creative Fatal1ty Soundblaster Recon3D professi... 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel Core 2 Quad q9300 Gigabyte EP43-UD3L MSI GTX 460 Hawk Talon Attack 8GB G.Skill DDR2 1066mhz 
Hard DriveCoolingOSMonitor
OCZ Vertex 2 60GB CoolerMaster V8 Windows 7 Ultimate x64 Asus VE258Q 25" 
MonitorMonitorKeyboardPower
LG Flatron W2243t 22" Viewsonic VX2233wm 22" Original Logitech G15 OCZ ModXStream Pro 600W 
CaseMouseMouse Pad
Rosewill R114 Logitech G9x Steelseries 4HD 
CPUGraphicsGraphicsRAM
Intel Core i7 3610QM Intel HD Graphics 4000 Nvidia Geforce GTX 660M Corsair Vengeance 16GB(2x8GB) DDR3-1600 CL10  
Hard DriveOptical DriveOS
Crucial M4 256GB mSATA SSD Seagate 1TB 5400rpm  Windows 7 x64 Home Premium 
  hide details  
Reply
Haswell
(18 items)
 
P43 Wallbreaker
(16 items)
 
Lenovo Y580
(7 items)
 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel Core i7 4770k Gigabyte Z87x-UD4H EVGA GTX 670 FTW 16GB G.Skill Ripjaws X  
Hard DriveHard DriveCoolingCooling
Samsung 840  Seagate Barracuda 7200RPM XSPC Raystorm 750 240mm XSPC Rad 
OSMonitorMonitorMonitor
Windows 7 Ultimate x64 Asus VE258Q 25" LG Flatron W2243T 22" Viewsonic VX2233wm 22" 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Original Logitech G15 XFX Pro 650W Corsair C70 Vengeance Gunmetal Black Logitech g9x 
Mouse PadAudio
Steelseries 4HD Creative Fatal1ty Soundblaster Recon3D professi... 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel Core 2 Quad q9300 Gigabyte EP43-UD3L MSI GTX 460 Hawk Talon Attack 8GB G.Skill DDR2 1066mhz 
Hard DriveCoolingOSMonitor
OCZ Vertex 2 60GB CoolerMaster V8 Windows 7 Ultimate x64 Asus VE258Q 25" 
MonitorMonitorKeyboardPower
LG Flatron W2243t 22" Viewsonic VX2233wm 22" Original Logitech G15 OCZ ModXStream Pro 600W 
CaseMouseMouse Pad
Rosewill R114 Logitech G9x Steelseries 4HD 
CPUGraphicsGraphicsRAM
Intel Core i7 3610QM Intel HD Graphics 4000 Nvidia Geforce GTX 660M Corsair Vengeance 16GB(2x8GB) DDR3-1600 CL10  
Hard DriveOptical DriveOS
Crucial M4 256GB mSATA SSD Seagate 1TB 5400rpm  Windows 7 x64 Home Premium 
  hide details  
Reply
post #3684 of 8430
Quote:
Originally Posted by Trumpeter1994 View Post

Hey guys,
I want to paint the Grey plastic trim peices on my gunmetal black C70 and I know a lot of you have done this. Just curious how you went about doing this, like did you use primer and paint and if so how many coats. Sorry i feel like a real noob asking this but I've never done any painting on any of my cases and after seeing other people with the trim painted I REALLY want to do it because it looks great.
Thanks biggrin.gif

Krylon Fusion paint, no primer needed. Just some light coats and you will be golden.
Master Mavis
(22 items)
 
The Intern
(15 items)
 
 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
3570k ASRock Z77 OC Formula EVGA GTX 670 FTW Corsair Vengeance 8GB 
Hard DriveOptical DriveCoolingCooling
Nope. Intel 330 SSD LiteOn Hellno Alphacool ST30 360 Alphacool NexXxos Monsta 240 
CoolingCoolingCoolingCooling
XSPC Dual Bay D5 Reservoir  Watercool HEATKILLER CPU Rev3.0 1155/1156/1150 LT Watercool HEATKILLER GPU-X³ GTX 680 "Hole Editi... Corsair SP120 HP 
OSMonitorMonitorMonitor
W8 Acer B246HL Acer B246HL Acer B246HL 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Corsair K90 Corsair AX850 Corsair C70 Corsair M65 
Mouse PadAudio
Custom acrylic Naruto manga pad Logitech 2:1 from daaays ago 
  hide details  
Reply
Master Mavis
(22 items)
 
The Intern
(15 items)
 
 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
3570k ASRock Z77 OC Formula EVGA GTX 670 FTW Corsair Vengeance 8GB 
Hard DriveOptical DriveCoolingCooling
Nope. Intel 330 SSD LiteOn Hellno Alphacool ST30 360 Alphacool NexXxos Monsta 240 
CoolingCoolingCoolingCooling
XSPC Dual Bay D5 Reservoir  Watercool HEATKILLER CPU Rev3.0 1155/1156/1150 LT Watercool HEATKILLER GPU-X³ GTX 680 "Hole Editi... Corsair SP120 HP 
OSMonitorMonitorMonitor
W8 Acer B246HL Acer B246HL Acer B246HL 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Corsair K90 Corsair AX850 Corsair C70 Corsair M65 
Mouse PadAudio
Custom acrylic Naruto manga pad Logitech 2:1 from daaays ago 
  hide details  
Reply
post #3685 of 8430
Okay, I've got my system hooked up. I am going to have to RMA the rosewill capstone PSU. it was bad...frown.gif I'm having a difficult time with the front panel lights, and such. I'm using an FM2 UP4 gigabyte board, can anyone give me the idiots version of how to hook up the front panel headers?

Also this is my first build, using the same HDD and Windows 8 from last build, how to I go about cleaning out old drivers, and making sure all my drivers are installed with the new system etc? Any tests I should run to make sure everything is in proper working order?
post #3686 of 8430
here is a link to the manual for the UP4. Page 27 shows how to connect the front panel. The only connectors you need to worry about is the Power LED, Power Switch, HDD activity, and Reset Switch.
http://www.manualowl.com/m/Gigabyte/GA-Z77X-UP4-TH/Manual/295667

Dontworrie to much about the drivers, just load the new drivers when you get the system up and running.
Close Quarters
(6 items)
 
Blackout
(7 items)
 
 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
I7 2600K Maximus IV Gene  MSI R6950 vengence LP 
PowerCase
ax850 Corsair 350D 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
3570k mpower evga gtx 670 ftw muskin ridgeback' 
Hard DrivePowerCase
force 3 ax 650 c70 
  hide details  
Reply
Close Quarters
(6 items)
 
Blackout
(7 items)
 
 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
I7 2600K Maximus IV Gene  MSI R6950 vengence LP 
PowerCase
ax850 Corsair 350D 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
3570k mpower evga gtx 670 ftw muskin ridgeback' 
Hard DrivePowerCase
force 3 ax 650 c70 
  hide details  
Reply
post #3687 of 8430
Quote:
Originally Posted by MusicMelody View Post

Okay, I've got my system hooked up. I am going to have to RMA the rosewill capstone PSU. it was bad...frown.gif I'm having a difficult time with the front panel lights, and such. I'm using an FM2 UP4 gigabyte board, can anyone give me the idiots version of how to hook up the front panel headers?

Also this is my first build, using the same HDD and Windows 8 from last build, how to I go about cleaning out old drivers, and making sure all my drivers are installed with the new system etc? Any tests I should run to make sure everything is in proper working order?

Always do a fresh install of Windows when upgrading to a new cpu/mobo platform. Saves so much potential hassle.
post #3688 of 8430
I am going to go ahead and do a fresh install on the same HDD, just downloaded windows 8 to a usb, and backed up all important docs. Thanks. How often is it that PSU's fail? I was recomended that Rosewill Capstone 550 by the forum here, just hoping the next one works.

Also way off subject but...

Will newegg take my PSU RMA if I don't put it all neatly packaged like it was? No bread ties or plastic wrap...

And the AMD APU I have, is there an interface or configuration I can go into to look at voltage and such of the CPU/GPU for overclocking and making a gaming profile? Kinda like msi afterburner?
Edited by MusicMelody - 6/1/13 at 12:00am
post #3689 of 8430
My First Pc builde





Case: C70
Mobo: Gigabyte GA-Z77x-D3H
Cpu: Intel i7 3770K
GPU: Gigabyte GeForce GTX 670 2GB PhysX CUDA
SSD: Crucial M4 60gb
HDD: Seagate Barracuda 1TB
Ram: 2x 4gb Corsair Vengeance DDR3 1600MHz CL9 (Low profile)
Case Fans: 4x Corsair AF120 High Pref.
Cpu Cooler: Be Quiet Dark Rock 2
WiFi card: Asus PCE-AC66
PSU: Corsair AX850
post #3690 of 8430
Thread Starter 
Quote:
Originally Posted by Toxic88 View Post

My First Pc builde





Case: C70
Mobo: Gigabyte GA-Z77x-D3H
Cpu: Intel i7 3770K
GPU: Gigabyte GeForce GTX 670 2GB PhysX CUDA
SSD: Crucial M4 60gb
HDD: Seagate Barracuda 1TB
Ram: 2x 4gb Corsair Vengeance DDR3 1600MHz CL9 (Low profile)
Case Fans: 4x Corsair AF120 High Pref.
Cpu Cooler: Be Quiet Dark Rock 2
WiFi card: Asus PCE-AC66
PSU: Corsair AX850
Nicely done! thumb.gif Welcome to the club! smile.gif
Superhero Effect
(26 items)
 
   
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel Core i7-3820 @4.7GHz Asus P9X79 PRO 2 x Sapphire R9 290 4GB GDDR5 Corsair Vengeance CMZ16GX3M4X1600C9 (16GB) 
Hard DriveHard DriveOptical DriveCooling
WD WD6400AAVS 640GB 8MB SATA-II Caviar Green 2 x Plextor PX-M5S 128GB (RAID0) Liteon 12x Blu-ray Drive COMBO 2 x (EK-FC R9-290X - Acetal, EK-FC R9-290X Back... 
CoolingCoolingCoolingCooling
Koolance Ball Valve VLV-BL1X2 XSPC D5 Dual Bay Reservoir/Pump Combo Hardware Labs Black Ice GT Stealth 360mm Hardware Labs Black Ice SR-1 120 
CoolingCoolingCoolingCooling
XSPC EX240 2x120mm radiator 5 x Corsair SP120 High Performance 2 x Corsair SP120 PWM High Performance XSPC Raystorm 
CoolingCoolingOSMonitor
NZXT Sentry 2 fan controller PrimoFlex Advanced LRT 10ft Tubing - 7/16in. ID... Windows 10 Home 64-bit Samsung SyncMaster B2330H 23" 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
Philips 236G3DHSB 3D LCD LED 23" Razer BlackWidow Ultimate Seasonic X-1050 1050W Corsair Vengeance C70 Mid-Tower Gaming Case Gun... 
MouseAudio
Razer Imperator 2012 Realtek ALC898 8-Channel High Definition Audio ... 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel Core i7 720QM Dell Studio 1557 Intel PM55 ATI Mobility Radeon HD 4500/5100 Series Samsung 2GB DDR3-1333 
RAMHard DriveOptical DriveCooling
Samsung 2GB DDR3-1333 Seagate ST9320325AS HL-DT-ST_DVD+-RW_GA11N Fan + Copper + Aluminum + Shin-Etsu G751 
OSMonitorKeyboardPower
Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 15.6" LCD (WXGA) InnoLux BT156GW01 Dell Studio 1557 Keyboard Dell 90W AC Adapter 
Audio
IDT High Definition Audio CODEC 
  hide details  
Reply
Superhero Effect
(26 items)
 
   
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel Core i7-3820 @4.7GHz Asus P9X79 PRO 2 x Sapphire R9 290 4GB GDDR5 Corsair Vengeance CMZ16GX3M4X1600C9 (16GB) 
Hard DriveHard DriveOptical DriveCooling
WD WD6400AAVS 640GB 8MB SATA-II Caviar Green 2 x Plextor PX-M5S 128GB (RAID0) Liteon 12x Blu-ray Drive COMBO 2 x (EK-FC R9-290X - Acetal, EK-FC R9-290X Back... 
CoolingCoolingCoolingCooling
Koolance Ball Valve VLV-BL1X2 XSPC D5 Dual Bay Reservoir/Pump Combo Hardware Labs Black Ice GT Stealth 360mm Hardware Labs Black Ice SR-1 120 
CoolingCoolingCoolingCooling
XSPC EX240 2x120mm radiator 5 x Corsair SP120 High Performance 2 x Corsair SP120 PWM High Performance XSPC Raystorm 
CoolingCoolingOSMonitor
NZXT Sentry 2 fan controller PrimoFlex Advanced LRT 10ft Tubing - 7/16in. ID... Windows 10 Home 64-bit Samsung SyncMaster B2330H 23" 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
Philips 236G3DHSB 3D LCD LED 23" Razer BlackWidow Ultimate Seasonic X-1050 1050W Corsair Vengeance C70 Mid-Tower Gaming Case Gun... 
MouseAudio
Razer Imperator 2012 Realtek ALC898 8-Channel High Definition Audio ... 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel Core i7 720QM Dell Studio 1557 Intel PM55 ATI Mobility Radeon HD 4500/5100 Series Samsung 2GB DDR3-1333 
RAMHard DriveOptical DriveCooling
Samsung 2GB DDR3-1333 Seagate ST9320325AS HL-DT-ST_DVD+-RW_GA11N Fan + Copper + Aluminum + Shin-Etsu G751 
OSMonitorKeyboardPower
Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 15.6" LCD (WXGA) InnoLux BT156GW01 Dell Studio 1557 Keyboard Dell 90W AC Adapter 
Audio
IDT High Definition Audio CODEC 
  hide details  
Reply
New Posts  All Forums:Forum Nav:
  Return Home
  Back to Forum: Computer Cases
Overclock.net › Forums › Case Mods & Cases › Computer Cases › [Official] Corsair Vengeance C70 Gaming Case Owner Club