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Looks great man.
Danke.

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You're such a boss, Syr.


...but I appreciate the sentiment.

*high-five*

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That's something I completely neglected when designing BlackBox. Needless to say, I noticed your "space-frame" design a while ago and have been appreciating it for quite some time now.

And no, no... thank you!!

P.S. Welcome back! Your pictures in the other thread are amazing!!
Indeed it seems you and I did the same thing:



^ Although not entirely unmanageable, swapping internal components was not ideal.

That is the beauty of 2nd changes.


OT ~ I am pleased you liked the shots of Bilbao and the Guggenheim... it was stunning to say the least. In some ways Mr. Gehry's work reminds me of Gaudi's.
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Excellent work as usual
Practicality and beauty are often hard things to combine, but I think this project will do just perfectly
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Oh my god... man that Carbon/Kevlar composite looks GORGEOUS. Seriously man, don't you EVER give up modding. Just expand into composites more I take it the blue in the composite is coming from the Kevlar?
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Was I the only one ... um ... excited to see this?
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I'm very jealous of your trip to Spain. I still haven't gone. The rest of my family went to Barcelona two years ago, but didn't take me along - damn school.

And the case is looking incredible.
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SO is this still a youtube dump? or is this now a build thread?

come on Syrdawg, let us see the progress lets see that 24Karat gold dipped Thermochill PA 120.4 rad
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That is CCCChhhhoooottttt!
With a chet, as in the throat-clearing sound, not the name Chet .
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Excellent work as usual
Practicality and beauty are often hard things to combine, but I think this project will do just perfectly


Thank you for the very generous assessment of this little project thus far.

One of my intentions is to keep it simple, utilitarian, but have a dash of "exotic" imbued, ergo the carbon/Kevlar.

I sure hope it turns out like the image in my melon.

*crosses fingers*

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Oh my god... man that Carbon/Kevlar composite looks GORGEOUS. Seriously man, don't you EVER give up modding. Just expand into composites more I take it the blue in the composite is coming from the Kevlar?
That is correct. Depending upon the angle of view the panels can look midnight black, Deep blue or a mixture.... mesmerizing to me.

And yeah... there are plans for a full-carbon and/or kevlar case

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Was I the only one ... um ... excited to see this?
I'm quite giddy at the notion of getting settled back into modding and building. Sometimes "life" gets in the way of the enjoyable things... but not for long.



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I'm very jealous of your trip to Spain. I still haven't gone. The rest of my family went to Barcelona two years ago, but didn't take me along - damn school.

And the case is looking incredible.
Too bad about School getting in the way of traveling, but it may pay out better for you in the future.

Barcelona is amazing. The Sagrada Familia is an astounding piece of architecture, as is most all of Antoine Gaudi's work (block of discord, Gaudi Gardens... amazing.)

Thanks for stopping by.



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SO is this still a youtube dump? or is this now a build thread?

come on Syrdawg, let us see the progress lets see that 24Karat gold dipped Thermochill PA 120.4 rad
It's probably still a combination of flop house and modding thread.

Frankly, I wouldn't have it any other way.


Hah! I could wear that 24k PA120.4 around my neck on a really big 24k chain... ultimate modding bling. lol.

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That is CCCChhhhoooottttt!
With a chet, as in the throat-clearing sound, not the name Chet .


Danke, Nate.


More updates in the next couple/few days. I have the cove pieces measured out....

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well done, its gorgeous
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I'm quite giddy at the notion of getting settled back into modding and building. Sometimes "life" gets in the way of the enjoyable things... but not for long.
Psh, we all know you weren't modding because you were either chilling in Spain or riding your Ducati.
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