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post #1 of 106
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Hi all.

You may know me form my previous projects, i made 2 waterblocks a fan controller and now i am building a reservoir.

I think i will make it a dual bay res with some sort of faceplate to show the water level.
I have an idea as to how to mount it.

The project will hopefully be done by today if not then tomorrow.
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I subbed to the previous waterblock threads. and im subbed to this one too!
    
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Well i just got back form the shops, i had to buy a metal ruler because someone had lost my old one. I will mark out the faceplate now. I am making the faceplate out of stainless steel. pics to come
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Ok, i just tried to cut the stainless steel plate and i bent it using the jigsaw. Instead i will just have an acrylic faceplate.
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Got the front plate face done.

The two knobs above it are my homemade fan controller.
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Cant wait to see final result!!
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I cant wait and nice work on other projects
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post #8 of 106
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All of the actual reservoir pieces are cut out, i still need to do the mounting pieces though.

My workbench for cutting the acrylic and my tools.


The pieces cut out so far.
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post #9 of 106
thatsa big ass reservoir
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post #10 of 106
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Well as i write this the glue is drying on 4 of the 6 main pieces.



This is what im using to connect it all together, it welds the acrylic together.
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