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Poll Results: What is your Overall Opinion on this case

 
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post #27311 of 28613
Ok, time for a major cooling system overhaul (and replacing my GTX570 with an ASUS GT580 ROG Matrix, but more on that one later):

2 MCR360QPs with 6 Corsair SP120 Perf:


I left a 1mm gap between the rads to run all the power cords through:


All the fans are plugged into a Phobya 4pin to 6 x 3 pin splitter (ran out of zip ties):


XSPC radiator brackets installed and my custom radiator joining brackets:


and here's what she looks like running (no coolant, just the fans):
    
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post #27312 of 28613
very nice rigging and thick bracket work there. gonna polish up the rads all proper before the install?
    
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post #27313 of 28613
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Originally Posted by shadow water View Post

A bit of a sneak peak for you guys biggrin.gif


ill take some good pics when im done modding the front to fit it so im sorry for the crappy pics

Is that plexiglass? I am loving the way that looks. How did you cut the plexiglass? I would love to do that mod to the front of my case!
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post #27314 of 28613
that is 1/4inch plexiglass that i cut with a 34 tooth sawblade of a table saw
post #27315 of 28613
CREATOR: gd-jpeg v1.0 (using IJG JPEG v62), quality = 92

Can't really find find anything about this anywhere, so don't know if it has been covered.

Is it possible to change the power led in this case and if so...how easy/difficult is this. Really psyched about getting this case, but the led's must all be blue. I'm a perfectionist...i know tongue.gif
post #27316 of 28613
I've owned my storm scout for more than 2 years... HOW HAVE I NEVER SEEN THIS THREAD BEFORE!!!!!!! frown.giffrown.gif

Well I'm glad I found it now biggrin.gif and boy O Boy isn't there some nice looking cases in here! props guys! Now I wanna play!

This is how it all started (I was still an amateur tongue.gif)


and This is how she stands today!


My HDD are in an external enclosure now. only have my OCZ SSD in the case... planning on moving that and removing the HDD Cage for better airflow... (maybe water cool?) thoughts?

every cable in the case had been sleeved. I've ordered some now sleeving and heat shrink to individually sleeve the GPU power cables
Edited by esberelias - 2/18/13 at 10:56am
post #27317 of 28613
def looks good, that case has some miles on it.
    
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post #27318 of 28613
Havnt seen many scout 2 builds in this, too bad the thread wasnt seperated as they are two different cases. anyways i placed my newegg order yesterday and the white version of the scout2 was inside that shopping cart.
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post #27319 of 28613
I have something pretty crazy going on in my scout 2 build I'll be posting pics when it's done
    
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Anybody know if the stock fans in the white Scout II are any good? What model are they? Specifically the white LED ones in the front. I like the effect. Actually fits with the Stormfalcon theme tongue.gif
     
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