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Poll Results: What is your Overall Opinion on this case

 
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post #16921 of 28613
Wow! This is probably the most detailed, info dense club on OCN(If not, link to it as I would like to see it).

And 17000 posts? WOW! How has this giant got passed me..also, where are the pics of the SC2?
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post #16922 of 28613
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bummer dude.... thats a bad day

but i like the attitude and the planned mods. i would only change ONE thing though.... go for LEDs instead of Cathodes..... the color is more consistent and you know exactly what your getting.
What sort of leds were you thinking of? Something like this or this

I was going to get these Cold cathodes if you want to have a look.
post #16923 of 28613
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Originally Posted by BizzareRide View Post
Wow! This is probably the most detailed, info dense club on OCN(If not, link to it as I would like to see it).

And 17000 posts? WOW! How has this giant got passed me..also, where are the pics of the SC2?
Its the best club on OCN.

The Storm Scout 2 hasn't been released yet. Nor have any pictures. But we are expecting it around the first half of 2011
Edited by Jamyy10 - 1/8/11 at 5:41am
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Originally Posted by Jamyy10 View Post
Its the best club on OCN.

The Storm Scout 2 hasn't been released yet. Nor have any pictures. But we are expecting it around the first half of 2011
There has been no official confirmation of a Scout II.
    
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Sandybridge in a Storm Scout (aka London Silly Nannies )



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post #16926 of 28613
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Originally Posted by DireLeon2010 View Post
Holy crap. The stock fans ARE crap. Just changed out the front and back fans with new Rosewills and I have a couple of questions.

1 - What can I do with the old fans since the 4 pin molex only has the two pins in them. I wanted to use them in my Destroyer then saw the separate adapters and went DOH!

2 - What kind of bearing does the top fan need? I remember reading something here about running horizontal not being good for some fans?

There's actually air going thru the drive cage now
Yah, lights aint too great either, can barely see 'em compared to my Everest's (Apollish Vegas all-around soon).

You should be able to use the fans in any case, the two wires coming outta the Molex are just the 12v and Ground, they only require them two to run. Usual Molex have 2xGnd, 1x12v and 1x5v.
When going straight into a PSU, that's all it needs. Only when going into a header will you want a third wire for RPM sensoring, or a fourth for PWM.

IIRC, they recommend ball-bearing types for horizontally mounted fans, as the angle puts pressure on sleeve-bearing and causes it to die quicker. However I don't really care too much about that, 'cos my fans will most likely last a long time regardless of the position I put them in, and if they fail in 4-6 years time 'cos I used a sleeve for a top exhaust, I'll just buy a new one.

Also, to imrpove airflow a tad more, you can also plop a fan on the inside of the HDD cage, blowing fresher air toward the GPU/PSU area and acting like a push/pull on your HDD's.

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Sandybridge in a Storm Scout (aka London Silly Nannies )

Them new MSI Mobo's are lush, I can't wait to see the ones they bring out for BD.
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post #16927 of 28613
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Wow! This is probably the most detailed, info dense club on OCN(If not, link to it as I would like to see it).

And 17000 posts? WOW! How has this giant got passed me..also, where are the pics of the SC2?
We have been blessed to have some of the most knowledgeable people in the world if Geekdom to be a part of this thread. IT is more than a Club. It is a Brotherhood. Semper Fi. Do or Die. We Fight like brothers and sisters and we love like it too.

WE are taking a leap of faith and we are also marking our territory before some one else runs with it.
Edited by Enigma8750 - 1/8/11 at 9:04am
    
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XFX AMD 6870 Black Edition @ 1050/1250/1.250v



Just Beautiful work. Db6 You are definitely looking for another promotion, Good Scout..

Edited by Enigma8750 - 1/8/11 at 9:09am
    
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post #16929 of 28613
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I guess I've just been lucky. I ordered both my Hanns-G 24" monitors from Newegg and neither has any dead pixels or other anomalies. We'll see if my luck holds: I have a 19" ASUS coming for my 2nd computer (an elderly Linux box), so I can put both the others on my Scout where they belong.
well I will add my own two cents by saying that I too have installed 2 different Hanns-G in different places. One was the new LED 24 inch that I fell in love with. Great little monitors for a great price.
    
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I have just disassembled my scout. I have managed to get 2 quick snap shots before the damn camera ran out of battery





I think i might try to sleeve the front panel wires if i can.

More pics to come when the battery is charged!
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