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Poll Results: How do you like my rig?

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    ITS PWN!!!
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post #41 of 85
Not bad! That inside certainly needs some paint. It will look great painted!
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post #42 of 85
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Originally Posted by repo_man View Post
Not bad! That inside certainly needs some paint. It will look great painted!
that makes me feel so good from a pro modder like you ty

Also how do i change the name of the thread?
Edited by Pentium4 531 overclocker - 8/20/10 at 1:58pm
    
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that makes me feel so good from a pro modder like you ty

Also how do i change the name of the thread?
At the main forum screen you should be able to double click beside your thread title and change it. The system will only let you change it for so long though. If you can't edit it just PM me what you'd like it changed to and I'll edit it for you.
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post #44 of 85
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At the main forum screen you should be able to double click beside your thread title and change it. The system will only let you change it for so long though. If you can't edit it just PM me what you'd like it changed to and I'll edit it for you.
oh kool thanks, i can change it, but im gunna do it after the mod is done
and i finally got my Airsoft Rifle
    
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post #45 of 85
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Update: replacing the bad lil holes for the fan on the window for a Lian Li Air filter
http://www.canadacomputers.com/produ...gr0pg76f2bk8n4

will update when i get and i finish paint
    
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post #46 of 85
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ight, after at least 1 and a half years, i finally found the time to get back to work (had to much fun playing games ). so i figured that i have way overkill amount of fans, so i bought an NZXT Sentry 2 Fan controller, and listened to silence, so i decided to ditch the new fan grill, however i DO plan to be finished painting by the end of July, so i may or may not get some paint tomorrow, i decided on some Krylon Fusion black, and im gunna make it 2 tones of black, the inside and the outside im gunna keep seperate, so i got some Green painters tape already. I also have a mask to spray paint already. now i need to cut through the steel to make a CPU socket backplate cut out and a cable management hole near the PSU, i have some 300 grit sand paper to sand down the edge after. I have a dremel, but i dont know if i can find a tip that will cut through metal, i found a value pack of 5, so i hope that will be enough, so here is what i got on the shopping list so far

Krylon Fusion Black
http://www.canadiantire.ca/AST/brows....jsp?locale=en

Dremel Metal EZ cut Wheel
http://www.canadiantire.ca/AST/brows....jsp?locale=en

now i dont know how nice the paint will look, or how much i need, im guessing one can should be able to do it if i use it sparingly, and not hoes down my backyard in the stuff, if i go on to number two then its a 5 minute drive to go to canadian tire....

Im going to ditch sanding and priming, and just wipe it down with paper towel and rubbing alchol, maybe a bit of sanding on the motherboard tray, but there is no way im going to spend hours with a piece of sandpaper or get a sand blaster
Edited by Pentium4 531 overclocker - 7/20/11 at 5:26pm
    
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post #47 of 85
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Ight its tomorrow already so lets get to work, when i get the paint ill update the thread.



Mask and Dremel



i put a riser on the VGA fan cuz it didnt have enough breathing room and made more noise than my speakers on full blast >.<



I got a spare Corsair Airflow sitting on top of 8 GB of RAM



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Ok so painting didnt happen today because one, toronto where i live hit almost hit the highest recorded temperature today at a wooping 37.5 degrees >.< so i just didnt want to walk out the door, and There was a power outage, the heat knocked out the transformer that is connected to my house, so i couldnt cut. However i HAVE preped the case for cutting and painting, i cleaned the indide of the case so its free of dust, and sanded off some spots with glue or really ugly production stamps from the factory. here are a few shots after i took everything appart and tapped it off


Case shot

Case shoot 2

Taped it down nice

Other parts to be painted

Sorry for teh bad picture quality, it was from my phone since my camera battery needed charging, hopefully i could get to work tomorrow, you guys have no idea how hard it was for me to get those up with my main rig down, Believe me, when i say im not a Linux person, I mean it >.<
Edited by Pentium4 531 overclocker - 7/21/11 at 6:44pm
    
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post #49 of 85
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So its day 3, and im going to Canadian Tire soon, just for kicks i decided to post pictures of the state of my machine in its naked state =D



Here it is sitting on the foam from the Antec 300 packaging



yes that is the intel stock cooler, i will slap myself now >.<



All the remaining hardware



big pile of case fans
    
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post #50 of 85
Looking good. on my 300 i ended up not using those front fan things and instead using velcro. worked much better.
    
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