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Thanks! I really poured myself into the details like a madman. I did everthing I could thinkof to express what I consider to be "pro" modding and hope that it turns a few heads.

I doubt I will make another one exactly the same--as it takes a lot of finagling to get everyting into such a small case.

If you could see it in person as The Duke has you would be like WTH **** how did you get that gigantic Rad in there? There is literally 1/8" clearance between the 90 degree fitting and the motherboard...

The front panel was never meant to have a fan or grill--that was all me...

And originally I fabbed a HDD cage that holds two HDDs over top of the Rad meaning the third Optical bay could be a DVD or whatever...but then it REALLY get's tight--and there would be scant cooling for the HDDs....hence the modded HDD sink.
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I think I may need you to make me a custom case lol, These are just gorgeous, We will see in the distant future =).
    
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Killer man! Looks great, the new owner will make many people envious!
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Killer man! Looks great, the new owner will make many people envious!
...thereby bringing in more customers.
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post #35 of 82
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Right now Blue Dream is sitting quietly awaiting trial by fire. The P5K will arrive shortly--the quad is on hand--the TT PSU is awaiting final installation and it is really just a matter of another day or two before the truth be told whether the Dream is sweet or a frigging nightmare

Ideally she will cool the Quad with headroom for a stiff OC...that is the goal.

I am still somewhat on edge about shipping this beauty off and avoiding even the slightest damage. A leak is the least of my concerns--having the case arrive without the postman's boot printed into it is high up on my worry list.... So I will double pack the beast and use foam battens inside to make sure the Rad is not subjected to any G forces when they toss the box off the truck to see if it bounces...
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Damn man you are just a beast.
    
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Quote:
Originally Posted by redsox83381 View Post
Damn man you are just a beast.

Burn sez I am Diesel..

which is better?

Diesel

Beast

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post #38 of 82
Just charge the buyer extra to have it shipped UPS or Fedex. It is hard to tell who actually treats packages with care though. As long as there is not room for things to jump around inside, and the rad is supported, I would think it will arrive ok.
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Modzilla!!!


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I am all in favor of it arriving okay...

I think my buyer has been very patient and what he chooses to award to me after firing up his new rig is up to him
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