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post #31 of 43
I'm getting goosebumps over here, the colours of the sleeving and the CPU block mounting plate are spot-on! Having the GPU power cables routed together like that looks very good as well.

Not sure whether I like the clear acrylic waterbridge between the GPU blocks though, I feel like that should be orange in some way as well. Maybe EK can make one from the same acrylic you've used for the fan grills (which look stunning in there, by the way)? Or you could use the same metal the CPU block mounting plate is made of for some kind of backdrop colouring?

What kind of tubing will you be using?
post #32 of 43
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I'm getting goosebumps over here, the colours of the sleeving and the CPU block mounting plate are spot-on! Having the GPU power cables routed together like that looks very good as well.

Not sure whether I like the clear acrylic waterbridge between the GPU blocks though, I feel like that should be orange in some way as well. Maybe EK can make one from the same acrylic you've used for the fan grills (which look stunning in there, by the way)? Or you could use the same metal the CPU block mounting plate is made of for some kind of backdrop colouring?

What kind of tubing will you be using?

The grills and accents are made of a special "chili red" acrylic. smile.gif
The tubing will be PETG hard tube.
post #33 of 43
You should make the coolant look like hot sauce as well wink.gif
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The grills and accents are made of a special "chili red" acrylic. smile.gif
The tubing will be PETG hard tube.

I see, will be interesting what you choose for coolant colour then.
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You should make the coolant look like hot sauce as well wink.gif

Yup that's what I'm talking about!
post #35 of 43
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After a long time away from building, because of, sickness, work, christmas I'm back :clap:
I am almost done with all cables with exception of the ones for the GPU's biggrin.gif



Also did some lighting on the two GPU blocks smile.gif



And a closer look at the dragon.



And, the complet pin layout, for the AX860i PSU.



More to come, very soon.
And happy newyear for everyone inhere.
post #36 of 43
Looks great so far! Keep it up.
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I'm VERY happy to announce MSI EU as a sponsor for this build.
They are supporting me with a new MSI Z97m Gaming. thumb.gif



Huge thanks to MSI.

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I'm VERY happy to announce MSI EU as a sponsor for this build.
They are supporting me with a new MSI Z97m Gaming. thumb.gif

Now I'm extremely jealous. Great job getting such an awesome sponsor thumb.gif
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You will need a [SPONSORED] tag on the build log name now. Awesome stuff by the way. I am enjoying that burnt orange and black theme.
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Any updates on this build? Love me some R40 action.
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