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post #9931 of 28613
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Originally Posted by Nwanko View Post
Thanks for the welcome and the comments.

I cut out the side panel myself with a jig saw and and a drill.
The dust filter is used in air conditioners,i bought the filter attachement in one of our stores.
You screw the firt part on.

Then your second part with the dust filter just snaps on to it.

Simple as that.

I was thinking about cuting the hole for the front vent,does that help with the airflow? I saw a guide for this here.

Opened for any other suggestions.

Again, thanks for the welcome.
Hi, cutting out the honeycomb over the fans increase the airflow quite alot, i've done this to the front, back and top fan places
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Nice. Will do this when i have some spare time.
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any one who said the scouts motherboard tray is not removable wasn't trying hard enough
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post #9934 of 28613
Hey

How can i tidy up my cable management storm scout pros

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Hey

How can i tidy up my cable management storm scout pros

The cheapest quick way is Zip ties. If you're into pain , there's always sleeving for that finished look. Or if you have metallurgical skills and the resources you can build a cover for the PSU. Or you can do all three
    
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I'm back,...soo i cutted the honeycomb from the front and back,tommorow i will clean my pc with compressed air blower. I will put a part my noctua clean it well and cut out my top honeycomb. More space when the cooler is not inside

Just a question tho,how do i remove the top plastic,i tried today just don't want to break anything<-went really hard so i didn't do anything more,just screwed the 2 screws back in.
post #9937 of 28613
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I'm back,...soo i cutted the honeycomb from the front and back,tommorow i will clean my pc with compressed air blower. I will put a part my noctua clean it well and cut out my top honeycomb. More space when the cooler is not inside

Just a question tho,how do i remove the top plastic,i tried today just don't want to break anything<-went really hard so i didn't do anything more,just screwed the 2 screws back in.
Remove front panel. disconnect all wiring that goes to the top panel. Remove optical drive and anything in the 5.25" bays. Remove two front screws of top panel (in the top corners behind front panel). Remove the top fan and the remaining two screws in the rear top of the top panel. Reaching in through the 5.25" bay gently pull some slack in the wiring. This may require some force, just use caution. When you have enough slack, start to pull up on the top panel. At first it will seem like it's still connected, but it is not. Firm and gentle force will cause it come away from the case. Snake out the wiring and voila! You have done it! Good Luck!
    
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Nwanko:
That is a nice dust catcher.. I am curious.. What type of drill bit did you use to cut your mounting holes in your PerSpecs or Window.. We have experienced cracking in ours and I bet you didn't have any.. What was your Method or did you experience cracking too?

Bill Owen of MnPCtech.com uses this little gadget.. I have to get one of these.



I wonder if I could use my paper punch.
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The cheapest quick way is Zip ties. If you're into pain , there's always sleeving for that finished look. Or if you have metallurgical skills and the resources you can build a cover for the PSU. Or you can do all three
Thats....... what I was going to say..
    
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Nwanko:
That is a nice dust catcher.. I am curious.. What type of drill bit did you use to cut your mounting holes in your PerSpecs or Window.. We have experienced cracking in ours and I bet you didn't have any.. What was your Method or did you experience cracking too?

Bill Owen of MnPCtech.com uses this little gadget.. I have to get one of these.

i just use a SHARP drill bit cutting SLOWLY. with my experience its worked the best for me.

the reason for cracking is that the acrylic is getting uneven wear. i would venture to bet that most of the cracking happens in the last couple turns of the bit. so use a sharp tool and take LOTS of time and you should be OK. and pilot holes dont hurt to use. but if you use one make a couple steps before getting to your final diameter
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