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why dont you just paint your current tempest? i enjoyed painting my 2 cases. unless you want it for the camo, good luck painting that lol
Too much hassel and paint peels if not done right. I got my case sold locally so I will be picking that case up next week. Will get some pics upp'ed for you guys to see, when it's done...
    
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post #673 of 2487
I did a minor case mod today. I replaced the green hard drive activity LED on this case with a blue one i ripped out of a fan. I think it looks way better for such a small adjustment. I have a picture, but my camera is terrible. Take my word for it, it looks a lot better.


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post #674 of 2487
Hm... maybe I should do that too. I have 4 extra fans with blue LED =D
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post #675 of 2487
Go for it.

The LED I had had a gray wire and a white wire. It worked when I touched the white wire to the activity LED's black wire and the gray to the green. Not sure if this helps.
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post #676 of 2487
well, my new computer is complete. time to take the old tempest apart and mess with it a bit.
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post #677 of 2487
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Originally Posted by Shadowtroop View Post
well, my new computer is complete. time to take the old tempest apart and mess with it a bit.
1: paint
2: add cool mods
3: add some hardcore 80+ CFM fans
4: ?????
5: Profit
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post #678 of 2487
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Originally Posted by BlackHoleSon View Post
1: paint
2: add cool mods
3: add some hardcore 80+ CFM fans
4: ?????
5: Profit
pain yes, i completely messed up by painting without sanding/priming

what kind of mods HMMMM?
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post #679 of 2487
Anything that adds more cooling.

I would drill bigger holes in all of the mesh on the case.
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post #680 of 2487
Does anyone know how to install a SSD on the Tempest EVO? I don't believe it came with any adapters. Also is it possible to not use the tool-less rail for HDD? I did not see any screw holes in the HDD cage unless I overlooked it
Edited by red123 - 8/1/10 at 2:09am
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