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post #1 of 11
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As far as i can see this kind of thing is rarely done because there are not many machines in which you can see the CD drive.

I did this originally as part of my competition build, but now that ive dropped out i may as well show you
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...well......??
btw i think i know which mod it is
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post #3 of 11
do we get to see it?
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do we get to see it?
Lol yes once I've found my screwdriver and removed it from the case
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post #5 of 11
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Right here we go:
Before


After


Just a note because the case is steel you need to cover the center holder to stop fillings getting into it as its a magnet, and the design is kind of dictated by where the fixing points are on the outside of the casing.

It does work but is abit noisey lol.

And i have yet to paint this so please ignore the scuff marks

urgh it looks horrible especially all the unstraight edges and stuff. hopefully will try to fix this before paint....
Edited by Xye - 6/30/08 at 3:55pm
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post #6 of 11
It looks neat but, what's the point?

Cool though
Edited by DarkNite - 6/30/08 at 3:55pm
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post #7 of 11
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It looks neat but, what's the point?
to mod it, of course.
plus it looks cool, and becomes "your own"
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post #8 of 11
neat-o
kind of reminds me of Xbox case mods with windows
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post #9 of 11
scary, dont those things have like lazas or something lol....
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post #10 of 11
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Thanks all

Quote:
Originally Posted by derek2esilent View Post
scary, dont those things have like lazas or something lol....
Yes they do, but i have left the metal over the laser so that it will not leave the cover.
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