Over the past few days I've been laying out how this is going together.
And just today I finally went down to the drill press and went to work!
Top plate done, now for some shake protection, I just used some screws with rubber spacers, on a side note the final product is very very shakey, and well thats where a lot of the noise is coming from so I'll have to look into fixing that.
Attacted to the comp looks quite amazing, and works like a beast!
To do list, PAINT the thing, its well not pretty.
Fix vibrations, I really need some help here on this one, maybe if I add structure to the top sheet of metal, but thats about all I know, and well I'm wondering if my HDDs will be effected by the overall case vibration!
HEATSINKS! I'm looking into possibly ordering a Vendetta 1, I can't cough up to much cash at the moment. But I also have 2 old broken AC's outside that have a pretty wonderful front Heatsink, I'm tempted to cut the thing up and fit it into the case, maybe run copper piping from my CPU / GPU to it, see if I can pull heat off the components.
This alone droped my CPU temps by nearly 15c idle, and around 10c loaded.
And thats with just the 2 stock Rocketfish case fans as exaust, (exaust needs some work, seems I'm blowing boatloads of air our all possible vents