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awww, a story unfinished
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What did happen to this?
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post #163 of 195
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Little update: Still no time for this. Sorry guys. School is really hard and I'm busy 5 days a week after school. Hopefully I'll have time in May once AP classes are all done with.
I am slowly cutting the back panel though .
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Little update: Still no time for this. Sorry guys. School is really hard and I'm busy 5 days a week after school. Hopefully I'll have time in May once AP classes are all done with.
I am slowly cutting the back panel though .
Take your time man, we'll be here waiting
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post #165 of 195
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Time is starting to open up. Piano is now only once every other week, and we're almost done with Robotics and with Math team. We won states for robotics and the team (except for me ) is going to Dallas for Vex Worlds. Math team states is on Tuesday and then I'll be done with that.

Thanks for waiting guys. I managed to cut the IO hole, finally. Getting ready to clean it up after some homework today, then I'll move on to the expansion slots.

I know this isn't the place for it, but does anybody have an AM2 (or AM2+/AM3) motherboard and a cooler? My brother's (well, my) 7900GS died and I don't have another single-slot graphics card, and his Dell case won't fit a dual-slotter.

I just realized that I never explained changes from the original sketch. I decided that having swinging doors didn't make much sense, so those panels are solid (if you hadn't noticed from the solid motherboard tray). The other side panel will likely slide out towards the rear of the case on felt-lined rails made of more aluminum angles.
Edited by nategr8ns - 4/4/10 at 8:18am
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post #166 of 195
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:\\ yeah... I wonder if glass polish or plastic polish (is there such a thing?) would work well... I'm thinking that glass polish would be too strong/hard.

I've got some scrap acrylic and aluminum angle I can test stuff on .
There is plastic polish. Meguire's Clear Plastic Polish. Available at auto parts stores nationwide.
    
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Yay! Updates!
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Yay! Updates!
If I may, I would like to add a "huzzah!"
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Haha, thanks guys. This weekend I'll hopefully have time. Depends on whether or not I can get this 8800GTS 320 working at the same time as my 8800GT. I can't figure it out .
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If the people demand pics of what I've been up to, I'll take some. Only been working on the back panel still, but I can now mount expansion cards and the IO plate .

May need some pointers on cutting 120mm fan holes. I'm going to hold off on those while I figure out what I'm doing with the drive cage.
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