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hey all.

looking at all your great cases, and mods is making me feell...very somewhat small . lol not really i just envy your skill.
anywho as you can see in the attached pictures i have a small bay bellow my floppy whch i was hoping to stick like a lcd in..any ideas of what i could use, or how i would go about doing this?

i also have 2 spare cd drives that i could stick something in...any ideas?

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Yeah, that's definitely an option. Do you have a spare LCD you may use? Do you want to go custom or do you want to use something like a CrystalFontz?
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well i dont really have any hanging around that i can think of. so i may have to buy one. i looked at the CrystalFontz they looked good but would have no idea what i would need. and as for custom? depends how expensive something like CrystalFontz is.

i was thinking the ps one screen type of mod may just fit in my two drive bays...
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u mean like a LCD in cars that come out of the console... or like the LITTLE LCDs that u can display temps on?

cus the first would be sweet
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well i dont really have any hanging around that i can think of. so i may have to buy one. i looked at the CrystalFontz they looked good but would have no idea what i would need. and as for custom? depends how expensive something like CrystalFontz is.

i was thinking the ps one screen type of mod may just fit in my two drive bays...
You, if you have a PS1 screen it can work out. You will need three 3.5" bays though. I've seen it done a few times.

http://www.bit-tech.net/modding/2004...one_lcd/1.html

Maybe you can even cut out a hole with a Dremel if you don't have enough bays.
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mm nah not quite enough room to cute a hole.
so yeah i guess what im looking for is a small lcd to display temps on.
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Not sure if this is your cup of tea, but if temps is your game an LCD might be overkill. I would personally put an LCD in something like my car, my kitchen, blah blah blah, and there are a couple nice 7in touch screens you might be interested in at the bottom if you want to take an interactive approach.

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Not sure if this is your cup of tea, but if temps is your game an LCD might be overkill. I would personally put an LCD in something like my car, my kitchen, blah blah blah, and there are a couple nice 7in touch screens you might be interested in at the bottom if you want to take an interactive approach.

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see thats EXACTLY what i want, thanks lol.
but i guess the problem now is getting somewhere that ships to aus lol.
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