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For those of you that aren't aware of what Hydrolux is -- It's a Digital Storm exclusive board that allows 100% software control of your cooling...Your temperature regulates the color of the LED's.

You can essentially customize the entire cooling system, yourself...Which, while they're not the first to do it, they are the first to throw it all into a single, nicely packaged setup.

If anyone knows who manufactured these cases -- Shoot me a PM...In looking at beta tester pics, these are actually REALLY nice.

Like I said before, we designed this chassis!
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We are the manufacturer! We designed this case from the ground up ourselves. Everything was designed in house to our specifications, we did not use any pre-existing chassis.

I had already typed that before you responded biggrin.gif

Is there a plan to make these cases available for 3rd party?

JW because they're actually very innovative...thumb.gif
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Umm... it just says "fitted with Hydrolux Control Board," not the full Hydrolux cooling system.

I think the best thing about Steam machines is the large variety of innovative ITX cases coming out. Hopefully we will see some available for DIY systems.

It's the pedigree/namesake I'm referring to. Hydrolux is a heck of a high standard to up against in the first place. tongue.gif
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I had already typed that before you responded biggrin.gif

Is there a plan to make these cases available for 3rd party?

JW because they're actually very innovative...thumb.gif

Perhaps in the future, we are looking into it!
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For those of you that aren't aware of what Hydrolux is -- It's a Digital Storm exclusive board that allows 100% software control of your cooling...Your temperature regulates the color of the LED's.

You can essentially customize the entire cooling system, yourself...Which, while they're not the first to do it, they are the first to throw it all into a single, nicely packaged setup.

If anyone knows who manufactured these cases -- Shoot me a PM...In looking at beta tester pics, these are actually REALLY nice.

The rep already stated that its custom to them!
 
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It's a nice machine, but the GPU is not watercooled, and it is the biggest source of noise.

The chassis is no doubt very pretty, though.
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Perhaps in the future, we are looking into it!

You could compare it to a Tiki but, the problem with the Tiki is that everything is on-top...Same thing is true with the F131...

Let us know if/when the case is sold separately...Would definitely pick a few up for customers.
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The rep already stated that its custom to them!

If you look at the post times, I had typed that out before the rep responded. Ty though thumb.gif
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It's a nice machine, but the GPU is not watercooled, and it is the biggest source of noise.

The chassis is no doubt very pretty, though.
To be fair, the GPU was one of the most silent components.
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The case is what interests me.

Cmon NavDigitalStorm, MAKE IT SO!
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The case is what interests me.

Cmon NavDigitalStorm, MAKE IT SO!

Perhaps in the future! For now, if you really want it you'll have to buy a fully-built system.
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