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Poll Results: What is your Overall Opinion on this case

 
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post #20161 of 28613
Quote:
Originally Posted by PapaSmurf View Post
I've run rigs like that for years at a time without a hitch. You usually only run into a problem if you have little children or pets like cats and dogs that could get into them.

Keep an eye on the temps though. You might need to place a fan somewhere to help keep temps under control. Zip ties, twist ties, and double sided tape are your friends.
My cat lost most of the pads on one paw when I had my computer in my tech bench. Stuck it right in a 120mm Delta. Really lucky she didn't loose the whole paw.
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post #20162 of 28613
Hi gang! Just for fun I made an acrylic PSU cover. Wanna see it?.......OK!


I don't want to use it, I just wanted to see if I could do it. I'm making the HDD bay cover to match and it'll be up for grabs if anyone wants. PM me if you want the set.
    
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post #20163 of 28613
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My cat lost most of the pads on one paw when I had my computer in my tech bench. Stuck it right in a 120mm Delta. Really lucky she didn't loose the whole paw.
Poor kitty
    
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I have no pets nor little children. I'm the only kid in the household and I'm 21. So far so good. I was thinking of placing it on my desk since it's wood. But I wanted to keep it elevated. I will need to buy lots of things tomorrow at Home Depot.

I feel like I've accomplished a lot in the last 2 hours getting to this point.
 
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post #20165 of 28613
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I have no pets nor little children. I'm the only kid in the household and I'm 21. So far so good. I was thinking of placing it on my desk since it's wood. But I wanted to keep it elevated. I will need to buy lots of things tomorrow at Home Depot.

I feel like I've accomplished a lot in the last 2 hours getting to this point.
Ur doin awesome hub! I eagerly await your beautiful Scout.
    
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post #20166 of 28613
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Okay, so I'm trying to figure out how to remove the HDD bay. There are four screws at the bottom of the HDD bay that connects to the bottom of the case while there are four more screws at the top of the HDD bay which connects it with the 5.25 bay. However, I have no clue what bit this needs. At this moment, I need to get my rig running with this card and I might just run without the case for a bit.
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Those aren't screws hub, they're rivets. One of the guys used a very sharp chisel and hammer to cut them out. All you gotta do is knock the heads off em
What about End Cutters?
     
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post #20167 of 28613
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Originally Posted by Blue Destroyer View Post
My cat lost most of the pads on one paw when I had my computer in my tech bench. Stuck it right in a 120mm Delta. Really lucky she didn't loose the whole paw.
And I'll bet they never got that close again.

Quote:
Originally Posted by hubwub View Post
I have no pets nor little children. I'm the only kid in the household and I'm 21. So far so good. I was thinking of placing it on my desk since it's wood. But I wanted to keep it elevated. I will need to buy lots of things tomorrow at Home Depot.

I feel like I've accomplished a lot in the last 2 hours getting to this point.
One thing you might want to do is go to your local hardware store, home improvement store, or big box store like Wally World and pick up a package of the stick on rubber bumpers like to stick on the bottom of the motherboard to keep it elevated off of the desk. I normally pick them up at Menards, but I'm not sure if you have those over in Chicago or not.
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post #20168 of 28613
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Poor kitty
Yea she's ok. She squirted blood..mean really squirted blood everywhere. I was cleaning blood of the MB days later lol.

Just thought I would post this in here. I've got alot of stuff for trade if anyone is interested. 64gb ssd, gtx 260, lian-li v1200b(modded with side window). And lots more.
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Yea she's ok. She squirted blood..mean really squirted blood everywhere. I was cleaning blood of the MB days later lol.

Just thought I would post this in here. I've got alot of stuff for trade if anyone is interested. 64gb ssd, gtx 260, lian-li v1200b(modded with side window). And lots more.
You should start a thread in the marketplace so we can see everything got and link it in your sig line
    
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post #20170 of 28613
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Originally Posted by PapaSmurf View Post
And I'll bet they never got that close again.



One thing you might want to do is go to your local hardware store, home improvement store, or big box store like Wally World and pick up a package of the stick on rubber bumpers like these to stick on the bottom of the motherboard to keep it elevated off of the desk. I normally pick them up at Menards, but I'm not sure if you have those over in Chicago or not.
There is a Menards in Chicago, but they are in the suburbs and I live in the city. The closest to me is Home Depot it's right off my school, UIC.

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What about End Cutters?
I could try but I don't own any.

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Ur doin awesome hub! I eagerly await your beautiful Scout.
Thanks! Just happy to get to this point!

I would like to say thanks for all the help everybody.
 
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