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Poll Results: What is your Overall Opinion on this case

 
  • 49% (926)
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post #27231 of 28613
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eC3carZSO0A
Newegg already did Overview of the new Arctic White.
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post #27232 of 28613
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Originally Posted by shadow water View Post

how does matte black = sand blasted?

thought you where painting a logo on the plexi, sorry if i misunderstood. if you just want a black sheet, why not buy a cheap sheet of black plexi instead of painting it?
Edited by Kaneda13 - 1/22/13 at 2:25am
    
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thought you where painting a logo on the plexi, sorry if i misunderstood. if you just want a black sheet, why not buy a cheap sheet of black plexi instead of painting it?

He already has the clear, methinks.
post #27234 of 28613
I have just the right amount for the mods I want to do on my scout but it's 1/4 inch clear which I was given so don't really feel like paying for more plexi when I already have some
post #27235 of 28613
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Hey guys, I am going to be buying a new graphics card to put in my Storm Scout 1 soon, and it's come down to the XFX Radeon HD 7970 DD and the Galaxy Geforce GTX 680 GC. I am leaning towards the 7970, however I've got an important question: if I decide to run two of them in Crossfire, will I be able to fit a second one in without removing the HDD cage? I have seen Wedge's build and I know that the 7970 will fit in the case (especially since I modified mine to keep the ATX cable from getting in the way), however what I am not sure on yet is whether or not the HDD cage would be too tight for a second one to fit in.
If it is in fact possible to fit two 7970s in there without removing and shortening my HDD cage, then there are still some perks to the 680 that make it worth consideration, although it would be a lot easier for me to settle on a 7970. Any feedback would be appreciated!
From the looks of things you might be able to shoe horn another of the XFX cards for crossfirex in but the one thing you might find is that crossfire setups in the Scout get really warm which equates to ridiculous noise from the graphics cards and having to run a side fan. Take this with a grain of salt though as my experience comes from crossfiring 6950's which to my understanding ran much hotter and louder than the current generation. I hope this helped somewhat. I don't think though, personally, that I'm ever going to run a crossfire set up ever again unless I water cool them due to the noise.
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man now they release the white one on newegg. i just bought the gun metal. they did screw up the white one by not making the inside white
    
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post #27237 of 28613
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Originally Posted by mikemartinco View Post

man now they release the white one on newegg. i just bought the gun metal. they did screw up the white one by not making the inside white

You could always send it back. Personally I think it looks great with a black interior as a white interior, in my opinion, would be too much white. The white Corsair 600T has a black interior and I think it looks fantastic. But to each their own.
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post #27238 of 28613
can't, already ripped out the lower cages rivets and the removable cage lol
still a w.i.p. waiting for more fans and lights to arrive
    
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Hey guys. It's been about a year since I stopped frequenting. Life took precedent among other hobbies.

Anyway, just saw the new video of the white SC2, wish I had held off on my recent purchase but it's too late. After today I will no longer have the Scout as my main system, but it will be kept as a back up. I wanted to post some pics to share with you before that happens. Please forgive the dust, like I said it's been awhile.

Specs: AMD Phenom X6, 12GB G Skills DDR3 (4GBx2, 2GBx2), MSI 5770 TwinFrozer, MSI 890FXA-GD70, OCZ 700w PSU, 2x500GB WD Caviar Green, 120GB Intel SSD. Some of these specs should be in my sig/profile, but there were some changes since. Enjoy.




Behind this is a Antec 900 HDD cage with the attached Antec fan with the blades painted white.





Custom plexiglass planel with blue anodized hex bolts/nuts.


Noctua 140mm top and front fans. The cooler is the Zalman 9700NT Nvidia green version, I asked Zalman to replace my fan under warranty and stated that I have the blue LED version instead, so I could match all the colors in my case smile.gif The plan worked!



Zalman VRAM heatsinks on top of the GPU.


Custom PCI-e power cable.
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i was wondering if anyone would be be wiliing to make me a clear side panel piece without the vents? (for a price of course!)

I have an extra set I'm willing to sell. Might be dirty and slightly scratched though. It's my 1st set that I made.
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