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After a lot of hard work and planning I finally booted my new system for the first time. Only problem so far is I cannot get the onboard graphics to work , but I pm'ed some members who own the board and asked for their help.

Here are some pics, everything is fully assembled and it all fits inside my case!

Lights on, side panel off:


Lights off, side pannel off:


Lights off, side pannel on:


Front:


Let me know what you guys think!
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What i think?

1. Cable management
2. Better light placement
3. bigger window on side.. do some modding!
4. wth is that gunky stuff on ur res? lol.. its like really cloudy.
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I can't wait til I get to post something like this, showing off my new rig. All I have is this(cables don't really look like that anymore, I cleaned them up quite a bit.

anyway nice rig man, the wc looks really good.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Ch13f121
I can't wait til I get to post something like this, showing off my new rig. All I have is this(cables don't really look like that anymore, I cleaned them up quite a bit.

anyway nice rig man, the wc looks really good.
lol look in my sig at the psu sleeving mod... u might recognize some suff... but my case is soo tiny compared to yours....
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Originally Posted by Ares545
What i think?

1. Cable management
2. Better light placement
3. bigger window on side.. do some modding!
4. wth is that gunky stuff on ur res? lol.. its like really cloudy.

What cables do you think need to be managed? I hid almost everything I could. I did add a twist tie to the yellow sleeved cables. I have been moving around the lights to different positions and I think they look better then in the pics.
As for my window, it is a laser cut biohazard from Crazy PC, so I am definetly not going to mod it. I already cut some holes in the top of my case for res and fillport. Lol, there isn't any gunky stuff in the res, it is just air bubbles. I have been filling it a little at a time to remove them, but it will take a while to get most of the air out. I have to turn on the pump, add a little water, then let the bubbles settle and repeat.

I did get the onboard video working and I booted into bios, CPU temp is 25 C.
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post #6 of 15
u should try the UV pen mod.
buy those glow gel pens, and color ur heatsinks and capacitors, then under the blacklight, they glow, like a free LED
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Quote:
Originally Posted by 13 3 @ 7 l 3 13 0 y
u should try the UV pen mod.
buy those glow gel pens, and color ur heatsinks and capacitors, then under the blacklight, they glow, like a free LED
I tried that with some UV paint on my DFI, but alot of the paint just flaked off, the gel pens would be awsome! Anyone know where I can get the pens?
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there was an FAQ by spookedjunglist i think, PM him, or search for 'UV pen mod'
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post #9 of 15
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Just got this with a UV highlighter.

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EDIT:NICE
http://www.overclock.net/faqs/28304-...hlight=pen+mod
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