Overclock.net › Forums › Case Mods & Cases › Builds & Case Mods › Build Logs › [Build Log] Liquorice Allsorts: CaseLabs S5 + Pedestal
New Posts  All Forums:Forum Nav:

[Build Log] Liquorice Allsorts: CaseLabs S5 + Pedestal - Page 38

post #371 of 601
Thread Starter 
I've ordered some DEMCifilter filters for the pedestal as I have two long hair red & white irish setters in a hardwood floor house ... dog hair is always present.

I've also ordered some audio splitter and extension cable(s). The splitter so that I can plug in my headset and my speakers at the same time ... and the extension cable as the only audio out I have is from the back of the motherboard.
post #372 of 601
Thread Starter 
Noise tests ...

PC off, AC off, door shut, sitting quiet as a mouse in the study ... 18dB
PC on (fans at 400rpm), AC off, door shut, doing nothing ... 19dB
PC on (fans at 1750rpm), AC off, door shut, doing nothing ... 36dB
PC on (fans at 750rpm), AC off, door shut, doing nothing ... 26dB

Fans at 400rpm, pump at 54%, flow at 0.75gpm ... 19dB ... CPU rocking 23°C at idle, 40°C at full load.

I can live with that.
post #373 of 601
Nice!thumb.gif

I'm fine with anything under 29dB, so those numbers of yours are looking real good.

It gives me a good idea what to expect when my build is complete.
LanBoy Air Orange
(27 items)
 
HTPC
(16 items)
 
Upside Down S8
(49 items)
 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7-3970X ASUS RAMPAGE IV Formula MSI GTX 1080 FE Crucial Ballistix Tactical Tracer 
Hard DriveHard DriveHard DriveOptical Drive
OCZ Vertex 4 Seagate Barracuda ST3000DM001 Samsung Pro None 
CoolingOSOSMonitor
DeepCool CAPTAIN 120 Ubuntu Gnome 16.04 LTS Win10 x64 Asus VG278H 
MonitorMonitorMonitorKeyboard
Asus VG278H Asus VG278H BenQ GW2750HM Logitech G510 
PowerCaseMouseMouse Pad
OCZ ZX 1250W Antec LanBoy Air Zalman ZM-GM4 StarCitizen RSI 
AudioAudioAudioOther
X-Fi MB2 Logitech Z560 Sennheiser PC 163D THRUSTMASTER T.Flight Hotas X 
OtherOtherOther
nVidia 3D Vision 2 Saitek PZ35 TrackIR 5 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsGraphics
FX-8150 ASUS Crosshair V Formula ASUS EAH6870 DC/2DI2S/1GD5 ASUS EAH6870 DC/2DI2S/1GD5 
RAMHard DriveOptical DriveOS
Mushkin Silverline 8GB OCZ Vertex 3 LG GGC-H20LI Win10 x64 
MonitorMonitorMonitorKeyboard
BenQ W5000 Samsung 50" smart TV S7 Logitech diNovo Edge 
PowerCaseAudioOther
Corsair 800w Thermatake DH 102 Logitech Z-5500 Thermaltake Water 2.0 Performer CLW0215 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsGraphics
BX80662I76700K GIGABYTE G1 Gaming GA-Z170X MSI GTX 1080 Sea Hawk EK X MSI GTX 1080 Sea Hawk EK X 
RAMRAMHard DriveHard Drive
CMU32GX4M2C3200C16R CMU32GX4M2A2666C16 OCZ Vertex 4 Seagate ST8000NM0055 
Hard DriveHard DriveOptical DriveCooling
SAMSUNG 950 PRO M.2 SAMSUNG 950 PRO None EK-CoolStream PE 360 (Triple) 
CoolingCoolingCoolingCooling
LED 3mm TWIN ULTRA WHITE LED 5mm TWIN ULTRA WHITE EK-AF Ball Valve (10mm) G1/4 - Black Nickel EK-D5 PWM G2 Motor (12V DC PWM Pump Motor) 
CoolingCoolingCoolingCooling
EK-HD PETG Tube 12/16mm 1000mm (8pcs) EK-HDC Fitting 16mm G1/4 - Red EK-ACF Fitting 12/16mm - Red TUBE PrimoChill PrimoFlex Advanced LRT 15,9 / 1... 
CoolingCoolingCoolingCooling
QD3-MSG4-BK QD3-FSG4-BK EK-CoolStream PE 240 (Dual) EK-CoolStream XE 360 (Triple) 
CoolingCoolingCoolingCooling
EK-XTOP Revo D5 PWM - Plexi (incl. pump) EK-Supremacy EVO - Nickel EK-FC Terminal TRIPLE Parallel - Plexi EK-FC Terminal BLANK Parallel 
CoolingOSOSOS
EK-UNI Pump Bracket (120mm FAN) Ubuntu Gnome 16.04 LTS Win10 x64 Win7 x64 
MonitorMonitorMonitorMonitor
Asus VG278H Asus VG278H Asus VG278H BenQ GW2750HM 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Logitech G510 PS-TPG-1500DPCTXX-T CaseLabs Mercury S8 + Pedestal + Pedestal  Logitech G600 
Mouse PadAudioAudioAudio
StarCitizen RSI Creative Labs Core 128 Logitech Z560 Sennheiser PC 163D 
OtherOtherOtherOther
THRUSTMASTER T.Flight Hotas X Nvidia 3D Vision 2 Saitek PZ35 TrackIR 5 
Other
PS-TPG-0850DPCGUS-R 
  hide details  
Reply
LanBoy Air Orange
(27 items)
 
HTPC
(16 items)
 
Upside Down S8
(49 items)
 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7-3970X ASUS RAMPAGE IV Formula MSI GTX 1080 FE Crucial Ballistix Tactical Tracer 
Hard DriveHard DriveHard DriveOptical Drive
OCZ Vertex 4 Seagate Barracuda ST3000DM001 Samsung Pro None 
CoolingOSOSMonitor
DeepCool CAPTAIN 120 Ubuntu Gnome 16.04 LTS Win10 x64 Asus VG278H 
MonitorMonitorMonitorKeyboard
Asus VG278H Asus VG278H BenQ GW2750HM Logitech G510 
PowerCaseMouseMouse Pad
OCZ ZX 1250W Antec LanBoy Air Zalman ZM-GM4 StarCitizen RSI 
AudioAudioAudioOther
X-Fi MB2 Logitech Z560 Sennheiser PC 163D THRUSTMASTER T.Flight Hotas X 
OtherOtherOther
nVidia 3D Vision 2 Saitek PZ35 TrackIR 5 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsGraphics
FX-8150 ASUS Crosshair V Formula ASUS EAH6870 DC/2DI2S/1GD5 ASUS EAH6870 DC/2DI2S/1GD5 
RAMHard DriveOptical DriveOS
Mushkin Silverline 8GB OCZ Vertex 3 LG GGC-H20LI Win10 x64 
MonitorMonitorMonitorKeyboard
BenQ W5000 Samsung 50" smart TV S7 Logitech diNovo Edge 
PowerCaseAudioOther
Corsair 800w Thermatake DH 102 Logitech Z-5500 Thermaltake Water 2.0 Performer CLW0215 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsGraphics
BX80662I76700K GIGABYTE G1 Gaming GA-Z170X MSI GTX 1080 Sea Hawk EK X MSI GTX 1080 Sea Hawk EK X 
RAMRAMHard DriveHard Drive
CMU32GX4M2C3200C16R CMU32GX4M2A2666C16 OCZ Vertex 4 Seagate ST8000NM0055 
Hard DriveHard DriveOptical DriveCooling
SAMSUNG 950 PRO M.2 SAMSUNG 950 PRO None EK-CoolStream PE 360 (Triple) 
CoolingCoolingCoolingCooling
LED 3mm TWIN ULTRA WHITE LED 5mm TWIN ULTRA WHITE EK-AF Ball Valve (10mm) G1/4 - Black Nickel EK-D5 PWM G2 Motor (12V DC PWM Pump Motor) 
CoolingCoolingCoolingCooling
EK-HD PETG Tube 12/16mm 1000mm (8pcs) EK-HDC Fitting 16mm G1/4 - Red EK-ACF Fitting 12/16mm - Red TUBE PrimoChill PrimoFlex Advanced LRT 15,9 / 1... 
CoolingCoolingCoolingCooling
QD3-MSG4-BK QD3-FSG4-BK EK-CoolStream PE 240 (Dual) EK-CoolStream XE 360 (Triple) 
CoolingCoolingCoolingCooling
EK-XTOP Revo D5 PWM - Plexi (incl. pump) EK-Supremacy EVO - Nickel EK-FC Terminal TRIPLE Parallel - Plexi EK-FC Terminal BLANK Parallel 
CoolingOSOSOS
EK-UNI Pump Bracket (120mm FAN) Ubuntu Gnome 16.04 LTS Win10 x64 Win7 x64 
MonitorMonitorMonitorMonitor
Asus VG278H Asus VG278H Asus VG278H BenQ GW2750HM 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Logitech G510 PS-TPG-1500DPCTXX-T CaseLabs Mercury S8 + Pedestal + Pedestal  Logitech G600 
Mouse PadAudioAudioAudio
StarCitizen RSI Creative Labs Core 128 Logitech Z560 Sennheiser PC 163D 
OtherOtherOtherOther
THRUSTMASTER T.Flight Hotas X Nvidia 3D Vision 2 Saitek PZ35 TrackIR 5 
Other
PS-TPG-0850DPCGUS-R 
  hide details  
Reply
post #374 of 601
What are you measuring sound levels with?
post #375 of 601
Thread Starter 
Quote:
Originally Posted by Duality92 View Post

What are you measuring sound levels with?

My sonic screwdriver.
Warning: Spoiler! (Click to show)
2PcYM69Xxx7VAzglgOnhIHR6_KE-Taha4y6D9N6JV4hGjTvERZETxtBRqiAq1GB8sHY=h310-rw
post #376 of 601
COOL! Certainly a unique color scheme. Hope you enjoyed building it
post #377 of 601
Thread Starter 
Thx guitarhero. I had a ton of fun with it. The color scheme seems to have turned out black and white with some color accents. I thought it would end up more colorful on a black and white background. Either way ... very happy.

At the moment, it has a foam mat on top of it and wire in-tray on top of the foam ... and it is between my desk and the wall ... so the only thing you see is the front ... no chance to see any of the color bling.
post #378 of 601
Thread Starter 
Quote:
Originally Posted by ruffhi View Post

I've ordered some DEMCifilter filters for the pedestal as I have two long hair red & white irish setters in a hardwood floor house ... dog hair is always present.

After going back and forth with Roxanne at DEMCifilter, finally pulled the trigger and selected Fedex shipping. They left South Africa on last Wednesday (8/31), dropped in on Great Britain yesterday (9/1) before arriving in Boston today. You pay the extra cost for shipping (extra was about $4) and, apparently, you see the value. Fedex has them arriving before 10:30am today.

Edit: 10:08 am - Delivered

Dang ... that is impressive!

Edit2: Fitted one inside the outer shell of the pedestal ... perfect fit, looks excellent. I am really impressed by these filters.

Edited by ruffhi - 9/2/16 at 9:39am
post #379 of 601
Hey ruffhi, I'm late to the party here. I just found your log about a week ago, and just finished going through from the beginning.

Very nice build! And very nicely done build log to go along with it! Rep+ to you thumb.gif
post #380 of 601
Thread Starter 
2 x DEMCifilter added to the pedestal ... nothing I can do ... I have to have filters to keep the dog hair from taking over.

The flip side ... water to air delta went from about ½°C to 3°C with a similar rise in the CPU to air delta. I can remove this by turning the fans up to max (1750rpm) but then the quiet PC suffers.

I guess 3°C will be the new norm.
New Posts  All Forums:Forum Nav:
  Return Home
  Back to Forum: Build Logs
Overclock.net › Forums › Case Mods & Cases › Builds & Case Mods › Build Logs › [Build Log] Liquorice Allsorts: CaseLabs S5 + Pedestal