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post #19561 of 28613
You have the right concept, but not how painting them black fits into the equation.
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post #19562 of 28613
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Originally Posted by PapaSmurf View Post
You have the right concept, but not how painting them black fits into the equation.
The Model T was available in any color you choose, so long as it's black - this is as far as I know.

EDIT: Well he did like simplicity so perhaps he chose that color to keep in with that.
Edited by nickt1862 - 3/26/11 at 5:38pm
post #19563 of 28613
drying time of black was faster, and critical to mass production.
    
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post #19564 of 28613
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9550's are $199 at MicroCenter. I think its the regulat price until they sell out.
http://www.microcenter.com/single_pr...uct_id=0346210

Price after "Instant Savings" is $199
    
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Now if this was my mod I would put a two inch black frame on the outside of the glass. And then I would Tint the inside with some light Auto tint. But that is just my thoughts ..
    
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post #19566 of 28613
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drying time of black was faster, and critical to mass production.
Exactly. We have a winner.

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http://www.microcenter.com/single_pr...uct_id=0346210

Price after "Instant Savings" is $199
That comes up as a Core i7-950, not a Q9550.
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post #19567 of 28613
The Contestants as I see them.



Shadow of Intent.



With the connection of the Transformers and Terminator 5 this build has what it takes to say I am a Man if you don't believe me I will kick your Axx. I love this build for its HOT Lighting and it's Transformer theme as well as the Blue Fan controller in the front. It is simple and it is unique. Beautiful Build.


Black Ice

Simplicity at its finest. With the board and the Matching CPU Cooler you can tell that the Builder took alot of thought in this build though it looks pretty simple. No It is what is known as a Sleeper. Back in the Day of the "HOT RODS" you took off all indications on the outside and let the Insides set the pace. This one does just that. Gorgeous Build.


Evil262


With the upside down Goat's head on the CPU cooler and the dark look along with the eerie Red lighting, this build looks as if it just crawled out of the Pit of Hell. It is dark, impressive and a very nicely done Build. Also Beautiful.

DJ_OXyGeNe_8

Marty McFly.. Watch out. This this Build is back to the future. It looks like the "Flux Capacitor" is on the edge and 88 mph has just been reached. The blue does it for this build. I too like to mix lighting colors and this one does it quite nicely. Great Build and Beautiful.

Cigarbug



What impresses me about this build is the Engineering that went with running the Cooling Loop but mostly it is the way that the radiator is offset to the Rig. Those Jigs that was used on the radiator looks great and it gives it a custom and stock Feel in the same measure. The flames and the Skull give it a unique personality all its own and it is Very Cool.

Rogue1266

Rogue's build is very well known to me and many of the Old school Guys. This build was done in the early days of the Scout when we were blazing trails with Ideas and concepts and I loved his V6 Emblem though I think he should have Ebayed a V12 Emblem still the build is a favorite of mine and will be that way for years to come.

GoodInk



This Build speaks for itself. The Front end of this build says back off and don't touch or your may come back with a nub. I love this build for its overall attention to detail and it's flair for the dramatic. It is a Classic in every since of the word and Beautiful.

General Kev_b
Kev_b was my first member on the CMSSC. He stood behind me though thick and thin in the beginning when this Thread was just a small Collection of people wanting to help each other. His building techniques are extraordinary and I love some of his other builds as well as I like this. The build is a mixture of simplicity and Dramatic but just a tight little bit. This is an Exxcellent build and a great Builder.



Overall. The entire collection of builds are special in their own way and I wanted to let you know what I felt about these builds. That they all are winners in their own way. I will pick three of these before the final winner is announced but please know that you are all winners to me. All of you.

Lt. Gen Enigma.

Edited by Enigma8750 - 3/26/11 at 7:11pm
    
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post #19568 of 28613
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Exactly. We have a winner.



That comes up as a Core i7-950, not a Q9550.
My bad....

I will check at my local store, if they still have them in stock. I bought one at $199.

PS: All trivia credits to the History, Discovery, and Military channels, oh and Manswers too.
Edited by cigarbug - 3/26/11 at 6:24pm
    
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post #19569 of 28613
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Exactly. We have a winner.

Phoooey!
post #19570 of 28613
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My bad....

I will check at my local store, if they still have them in stock. I bought one at $199.

PS: All trivia credits to the History, Discovery, and Military channels, oh and Manswers too.
Not a big deal as I'm not financially in a position to get one anyway. I've heard a few isolated reports of a MC having a few in stock that aren't showing up in their online inventory. I just tell people to check their local MC when they are in there to see if they have any. I don't understand why they don't list them on their sales site.
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