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I'm thinking of buying a dremel and doing some simple mods. What would be a few things to start on ? I know the ones i want to do are on the front of my p182 front panel.

What are some other ones i could do
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Cut holes in mobo tray to route cables. Cut out the grills on fans to improve airflow. Cut new holes for new fans. Those are the basics, but with a dremel and maybe a jigsaw it is really limited to your imagination.
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Holes for cable management,holes for additional fans, cut out the factory mesh behind fans.There are so many things you can use a dremel for its just crazy.*edit* ya what he said^.
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post #4 of 8
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Originally Posted by holtzman View Post
Cut holes in mobo tray to route cables. Cut out the grills on fans to improve airflow. Cut new holes for new fans. Those are the basics, but with a dremel and maybe a jigsaw it is really limited to your imagination.
i like the routing as it is in the 182. But maybe a small hole for sata cables. Yea the grill on the front really restrict air. I'm thinking of taking the grill off altogether and the mesh and just using a custom grill or making one.
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post #5 of 8
You can carve really cool designs into the motherboard

JK

I think it'd be fun to dremel out some kind of design on your side panel and mount a clear panel behind it and maybe a UV/LED light

Dunno the possibilites are endless
    
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Which kit should i get ?

http://www.canadiantire.ca/browse/pr...romSearch=true

http://www.canadiantire.ca/browse/pr...romSearch=true

And what cutting discs ?

The other mod i was thinking of, was cutting 2 fan holes on the front and mount grill on it. But i don't have big enough balls for that
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post #7 of 8
Links don't work for me. Just try to get reinforced cutting discs. The reinforced discs will spark when your cutting but they don't beak easily like the regular discs.
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anything and everything is in here,super fast shipping ordered plexi glass and 2 days it was here http://www.mcmaster.com/
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