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I like the white because of the white case, but Not sure yet.
 
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Nice build! For the sleeving go black-green-black and every few add 1 white since the case have some, but don't over do it. You should have gotten a darker green biggrin.gif
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They dont really have another green to match. One has too much brown in it and the other is too dark.

 
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I think the darker green would look good with it. Don't use too much white. The green that you have now looks really bright against the black and a little darker against the white.

I have the same Lite-on blu ray burner but the matte finish goes with my HAF X case really well. Not sure how glossy the finish on your case is but if the LG looks better then go with it. you really only need the one drive.

I can't believe that the sata power cables are too short. I thought they were usually pretty close from each mfg. Never had a problem like that before. Have had the 8 pin eps cable too short though. I have used the Bitfenix cable extensions and I do like their quality. Those green and white ones looked cool.
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might alternate the green and white. The darker green is not going to match
Might go all white and then put some sleeved green leds
 
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update:

Put the mobo in. Went in very very easy.

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Installed the power supply:


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if i were you, i would get rid of that little cage. looks like it came out of no where. also i think its screwed in, if not dont bother tongue.gif
 
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if i were you, i would get rid of that little cage. looks like it came out of no where. also i think its screwed in, if not dont bother tongue.gif
This^^^

Great pics by the way. Figuring out a matching color scheme can be a PITA.. In the end, your the one who has to look at it.. Great Job so far.. biggrin.gif
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if i were you, i would get rid of that little cage. looks like it came out of no where. also i think its screwed in, if not dont bother tongue.gif

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Originally Posted by Hanoverfist View Post

This^^^
Great pics by the way. Figuring out a matching color scheme can be a PITA.. In the end, your the one who has to look at it.. Great Job so far.. biggrin.gif

thanks to both.

You guys dont like the SSD cage? i was planning on putting my SSD there. Hmmm.
 
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