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Rocket Squid


Well I was inspired by Sum0n3 "Dark Desire" so i decided to do my own.

HARDWARE
Q6600
AB9 QuadGT
2x1GB FireStix
7900GT

COOLING
Current
Classic TDX
AQUAVIA 1300
Ford Escort heatercore
Arriving (hopefully be here by 4-8-08)
DD12V
Black Ice GTX480

More to come when the parts come, but for now im too lazy to take pictures of a ripped apart case.
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post #2 of 18
nice i hope all goes well and i wanted to use a heater core also as a rad.
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post #3 of 18
lookin forward to this build.

btw, it looks like a squid farting fire
    
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post #4 of 18
hahaha I love the name.

Are you going to use the heatcore and the 480?
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I want to see that GTX in the top Patiently awaiting updates..
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post #6 of 18
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look what came in today...



havent had much time to do anything with it. hopefully 2morow ill have more time....
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post #7 of 18
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its been a while since ive updated this thread, been having trouble finding time to mod and life.


used a 4 1/2" hole cut. had one hell of a hard time cutting it (used to working with wood)



lost one of the fan guards at first


found the last fan guard


a test fit in the case, using a A7N8X for measurements.



right now i am still missing the hole for the fillport, but don't know when i will have the time.

i also have some thoughts for a divider and some kind of wire management but nothing really concrete.
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post #8 of 18
Looks great! Nice job on mounting the 480.
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post #9 of 18
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Originally Posted by MomijiTMO View Post
hahaha I love the name.

Are you going to use the heatcore and the 480?
i duno how i totally missed this post....but i will only be using teh 480. will be using my old wc gear for a old server p4 server i have running.
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post #10 of 18
'scribed, the name was enough to bring me in...

Rocket squid... I lol'd
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