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post #21 of 33
very nice looks like lots of work
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post #22 of 33
nice work man
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post #23 of 33
Coming together very nicely.

Nice job on the riveting.
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post #24 of 33
Quote:
Originally Posted by Syrillian View Post

lol... at first I thought, "Why is he laying the mobo on aluminium foil? ...

der!... anti-static bag...
LMAO I thought the exact same thing
    
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post #25 of 33
BTW, I made the standoffs on my tech station a similar way but I used nylon spacers that were a half inch tall
    
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post #26 of 33
Thread Starter 
I had some small diameter aluminum tubing left of from Facelift, so I just pick up some plastic washers. And looking at my photos, I figured out that I had made a blunder, the motherboard is too close to the wrong side. I have to redrill the holes to move all the posts over
post #27 of 33
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The job that provided me with the materials to build this thing has also been particularly grueling. Lots of outdoor work in the California sun left me with little desire to do anything when I got home. A little break in the action has given me some much needed recuperative time so I finally managed to get the holes moved and a crosspiece mounted to secure the PCI cards to.








If anybody needs me, I'm going to be polishing case pieces for Facelift
post #28 of 33
i love the idea for the extra deep standoffs..

why dont cases come with deep standoffs like that?

you could run wires behind that easily.. and the airflow on the back side of the board would be great...


*ponders a way to do this on his mozart*
    
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post #29 of 33
Urrah! Devil Dog!

looking good... I was wondering what happened to this project.

...and yeah, you gotta love tall standoffs. That is the beauty of DIY; the designer/builder gets to call the shots.

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post #30 of 33
spray it black... would look so cool then

nice work though - well made
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