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thumb.gif all I can say, all I can say, super nice.
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Originally Posted by zupernico View Post

Hi guys,


I present my new project with rigid tube. This is my rig with 540 corsair air.

Some pictures.....



I made a backplate with light, but not seen much.


Hope you like the rig.

Very Nice! Just completing a rigid tubing build myself I have to say props for the nice bends and clean routing. What depth are those rads?
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Thanks for the feedback

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Very Nice! Just completing a rigid tubing build myself I have to say props for the nice bends and clean routing. What depth are those rads?

The top is 45mm and the left is 30 mm
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Thanks! I used a 5D MKIII, off shoe 580EXII and a umbrella. 2 lenses - 100L and 200L f/2 IS. Just a matter of playing with angles and f-stop until it looks right.

You got some nice gear! Thanks for the tip, I'll keep practicing :0)
    
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My first Watercooling !

Feedbacks are appreciated !

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Thought I'd post some new renders I did of my Air 540 build called Density³. Waiting for Haswell-e to launch before starting the build although I do already have the case and HDD caddies. Just started learning sketchup and the rendering software in March so excuse the noisyness of some of the renders where I stopped them before they cleared through lack of patience. (Now know settings and things that would have helped them render clear before my patience ran put biggrin.gif )














Edited by Calibos - 4/11/14 at 8:08am
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Wait, what, trying to wrap my head around this lol
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Wait, what, trying to wrap my head around this lol

Drill out rivets, move centre divider, re-rivet, make new back panel out of acrylic, light panels with black vinyl covered acrylic, Dremel an opening in the metal chassis here and there. Etc etc. after that, it all fitts. Trust Me! biggrin.gif

Oh yeah, PCI-e extenders, very important them...

Cooling is 4 Noctua NH-C14's with some modding of the heat pipes and CPU blocks. 2 to cool the 8 core Haswell-e via modded CPU block and two split between the 3 GTX 880's. Ie. 4 heat pipes of the combined 12 going to each GPU after I've modded the vapour chamber Heatsinks. Means the stock GPU blower fans can be undervolted, run silent and basically just cool the GPU VRMs and Memory.

Media and SteamOS type game streaming server turns all our XBMC devices around the house into powerful gaming machine clients too. Oculus Rift will be hooked up locally though. Between my current i5 machine, new i7 machine and an 8 core Haswell-e in this I'll also have a nice 28 thread personal network render farm thing go'in on too. biggrin.gif

Family of working age adults all paying their fair share for all this.
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got the front panel done. I'll post some more pics with the panels installed once I finish the rest of my mods.
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Pretty well complete - for now - with the exception of some wire management in the back compartment. Going to clean it up a little bit when I can find my soldering iron tongue.gif Huge thanks to everyone who helped me get all the stuff together I needed for this build! Temps in the mid 20's idle.

Temps:
I have to ask, is there a certain type of paint that needs to be used for the case?
I'm looking into doing a green theme with my black 540.
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