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post #1 of 33
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have decided to build myself a nice case for my pc.Something dark with the highlights coming from the mobo itself.The main difference between this and most of the other projects floating around is that I wont be buying a nice new flash tower to put it in(its all Repo's fault),after having a look on ebay i have found myself a nice candidate for the job......

heres the specs so far:
Q6600
DFI X38 lanparty
XFX 8800gt(looking at new ati 4870 though)
2 x 1gb OCZ platinum 6400(looking at G Skill 2 x 2gb 8500)


so the plan so far is to have 2 loops.
1 for the pwm/n/b and s/b(depends on the availability on the pwm block)
2. for the cpu and gfx card.



all ideas and suggestions welcome as this could turn out bad if I am not careful!!!



more to come soon
Edited by nepas - 8/30/08 at 11:11am
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post #2 of 33
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ok,its time to post some pics of what happens when I am let loose with power tools,and tbh the results are very painful


I really cannot cut a straight line......






look at the mess of this one after i measured it wrong(but when the fan grills are on its not noticeable,luckily):

Edited by nepas - 8/2/08 at 10:11am
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messy work area!!



thats just dust in there




the finish is not too bad on this,the reflection is visible at least
Edited by nepas - 8/30/08 at 10:34am
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and again
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post #5 of 33
I was just checking out that case when I had to leave my desk. That is a -huge- monster right there.

I would suggest checking out Kennymester's Chem 480X build for some ideas for such a monstrosity.

Im subb'd!
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post #6 of 33
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cheers repo,have had a good look at Kennymester's log and it has given me some great ideas,all I need now is to reload photoshop and start filling the thread with my ideas and let people pull them apart
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post #7 of 33
That's a really BAMF case; has a lot of potential for a nice WC setup
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post #8 of 33
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ARRRGGGH!!!! bloody royal mail!!!!!! my case is now over 200 miles away,the guy i bought it from only lives 55 miles away(knew I should have collected it myself)
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W T F did Royal Mail actually do to it?
I suggest having a whacking stick ready at the door for when the postman drops it off!

PS: Thats freaking HUGE Nepas!
    
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post #10 of 33
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they have sent the case down to a london depot for some strange reason.

cricket bat will be waiting for the unlucky sod who delivers it,lol



so you think it may be a tad big then???
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