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post #23241 of 28613
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well thanks for the help so far +rep, i've bookmarked this page for when i actually attempt this. if i get lost during the process i'll be sure to post though
thank you no worries post or pm me if you have any difficulties.
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well i finally finished the physical part of my build today. my SSD seems to be dead though, so i haven't installed an OS and started using it as yet.



i didn't have any screws long enough to hold in the LED fan that comes with the scout so i did a bit of ghetto rigging:



post #23243 of 28613
I just finished my false floor and HDD mod for my scout. The top part I used to cover the psu probably needs to cover more, but feel free to leave any other criticism (posting a link to my build log for all the pics):

http://www.overclock.net/14893873-post17.html
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well i finally finished the physical part of my build today. my SSD seems to be dead though, so i haven't installed an OS and started using it as yet.

looks good! sorry to hear about the ssd.

I would run the USB head and I/O cables under the motherboard as it makes for a much and you would score a solid 9/10 there on rate my cables if you did.

I am picky with cables as I used to work as a vehicle audio specialist for I.C.E and I had to hide everything so now if I see a cable out of place at home or I go mad

I cant wait to get my crosshair V which is currently on backorder then I could finally hide my sata cables as would you believe gigabyte would place all the ports facing up in-line with the pcie 16 slot...what were they thinking? Almost broke off one of the ports trying to keep my minimum of four sata cables for my raid 0.




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post #23245 of 28613
my god, that build looks so clean.. must imitate now..
post #23246 of 28613
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Originally Posted by Paddiruku View Post
I just finished my false floor and HDD mod for my scout. The top part I used to cover the psu probably needs to cover more, but feel free to leave any other criticism (posting a link to my build log for all the pics):

http://www.overclock.net/14893873-post17.html
That's a really tidy scout
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post #23247 of 28613
sigh dark, there i am trying to imitate your wiring and i'm wondering to myself why does his look so much cleaner and easier to wire... then it hit me it's cuz you're cheating... microATX board -______- anyways i think i got it to look like yours

post #23248 of 28613
Just received my storm scout....i love it.


Is running the stock fans at 5v bad? My system is almost silent and the fans are WAY too loud for me.

Another question is running bunch of molex spliters bad? I want to buy a speed controller later on but I went over budget so seeing if you guys think this will work long term without harming the PSU or fans (assuming psu wont care since im using 5v verses the traditional 7v mod). Incase it matters PSU is the 400W antec neo eco:

post #23249 of 28613
And BTW what I meant by the "already owned 3 pin connector"; is its a molex to molex+3 pin connector that I modified to be 5V.
post #23250 of 28613
I'm officially a Storm Scout owner! I receive my new Intel Build on Wednesday so I will be sure to post some progress pictures.
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