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why would you quote all 589 pictures?
^ THIS. But anyways, this is really creative. I'm interested to see where this is headed, not many people would have the guts to buy an Alienware desktop and rip into it. I had no idea that Alienware's hardware was all custom. Thanks for the epic mod and insight! Keep it going OP! thumb.gif
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Originally Posted by cloudzeng View Post

no you can't.. LOL do you know where I could pick up one of those nvidia reference 680. Looks good, makes me want to pick up a Alienware and desktop and mod it, but Alienware is overpriced haha. I'd rather make my own computer. Alienware makes there own mobo? I'm surprised haha

No, I dont. Thanks you for liking my update but quoting all the pics is to much wink.gif
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why would you quote all 589 pictures?

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Originally Posted by Insan1tyOne View Post

^ THIS. But anyways, this is really creative. I'm interested to see where this is headed, not many people would have the guts to buy an Alienware desktop and rip into it. I had no idea that Alienware's hardware was all custom. Thanks for the epic mod and insight! Keep it going OP! thumb.gif

Your welcome and thank you wink.gif
post #13 of 81
Bottom pedestal looks like it was there in the first place because it follows the lines of the original case so well. Great work thumb.gif
 
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Looks really good, keep going wink.gif.
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post #15 of 81
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^ THIS. But anyways, this is really creative. I'm interested to see where this is headed, not many people would have the guts to buy an Alienware desktop and rip into it. I had no idea that Alienware's hardware was all custom. Thanks for the epic mod and insight! Keep it going OP! thumb.gif
oh my apologies I'm new to ocn and I'm not sure how to delete them I just press quote haha. Plus I was on my phone
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I like this thread. A lot. The pedestal looks brilliant.
I've always though that Alienware cases would look top-notch if the cables were sleeved and hidden a bit better + black solder mask on all the PCBs.

I'll be hanging around here thumb.gif

BTW: Cloudzeng, there is a small pencil icon on all your posts. Click it to edit your post. You can either delete the whole quote, or place the contents of the quote in spoiler tags.
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sub'd to see how this turns out... and my i be the first (here) to recomend atleast having all the mobo conections tubeless? thumb.gif... you are probably the most skilled with acrylic tubes i have seen so far smile.gif

EDIT: and that is a rather nice case on its own once it had been torn down... they would probably make some decent profit if they just sold teh case OEM tongue.gif
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post #18 of 81
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Originally Posted by mdatmo View Post

Bottom pedestal looks like it was there in the first place because it follows the lines of the original case so well. Great work thumb.gif

Thanks thumb.gif
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Originally Posted by QuietlyLinux View Post

Looks really good, keep going wink.gif.

Hope so wink.gif
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Originally Posted by cloudzeng View Post

oh my apologies I'm new to ocn and I'm not sure how to delete them I just press quote haha. Plus I was on my phone

No problem, glad you like it smile.gif
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Originally Posted by chasent View Post

I like this thread. A lot. The pedestal looks brilliant.
I've always though that Alienware cases would look top-notch if the cables were sleeved and hidden a bit better + black solder mask on all the PCBs.
I'll be hanging around here thumb.gif
BTW: Cloudzeng, there is a small pencil icon on all your posts. Click it to edit your post. You can either delete the whole quote, or place the contents of the quote in spoiler tags.

Thanks, sleeve and hiding cables will be done...PCB thinking.gif maybe
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sub'd to see how this turns out... and my i be the first (here) to recomend atleast having all the mobo conections tubeless? thumb.gif... you are probably the most skilled with acrylic tubes i have seen so far smile.gif
EDIT: and that is a rather nice case on its own once it had been torn down... they would probably make some decent profit if they just sold teh case OEM tongue.gif

It all will be acrylic tubes, but the CPU cooler is going to stay. Maybe some tube sleeving for this one
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Dude, that is a SICK case and great work put into to finalizing the little touches. thumb.gif
 
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@kier

Have you thought about disassembling the CPU cooler, taking out the pump and such (or even just using it) and just using the block In a custom loop? I agree that the block part looks amazing, but the rest of the loop is no big deal IMO tongue.gif
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