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Looking at that crazy picture made me come up with a mod I don't think I have seen before.

I have seen a case made entirely from fans.

But has anyone seen a case made entirely of CCL lighting?

I have some 3/16" plexi laying around and I was thinking of making a skin to fit over one of those SunBeam acrylic UFO cases with side by side lights glued to it--the acrylic would help protect the relatively fragile tubes yet give the appearance of one enormous glowing box of light... That might just give me an edge if I ever go to a LAN party--it would blind the other fraggers

Silly stuff...

I still might do it...
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WHOA nuts!! CD you are one crazy man, I respect that thought. Can't wait to see what you have in mind.
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I want to get a SunBeam UFO case to take apart and make into something else--but before I do that I thought it would be funny to play with all these lights--I mean test them as a service to my customers....can't be sending out any untested lights now can we...

Yep I got white red blue green and UV...that should be really annoying to look at.

I was thinking about getting one of those mega controllers and make them all flash me into an epeleptic seizure
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That would be hard to look at lol. How about putting a mirror behind the lights, that will really make the case blinding.
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That would be hard to look at lol. How about putting a mirror behind the lights, that will really make the case blinding.
Great idea Boris. I do have some mirror acrylic--that's "brilliant"

It's like a LANparty WMD...bring it in and just run for a bit without lights--then every now and then just pulse them randomly to distract and annoy everyone in the room--they would be like *** and squinting and getting headshot by ME!
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Great idea Boris. I do have some mirror acrylic--that's "brilliant"

It's like a LANparty WMD...bring it in and just run for a bit without lights--then every now and then just pulse them randomly to distract and annoy everyone in the room--they would be like *** and squinting and getting headshot by ME!
Or rig it so it pulses with every shot you do in whatever game (or whenever you click...)
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Or rig it to the 5.1 surround sound so all the sides flash depending on which channel is getting volume..

There are sooo many annoying possibilities
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Must see...

I say do it
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That would be interesting, but that would use alot of electricity!, well in theory at least.
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Quote:
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That would be interesting, but that would use alot of electricity!, well in theory at least.
CCFL don't use that much power.


How about using some frosted acrylic? The lighting will look smoother instead of tubes.
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