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post #11461 of 18197
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Haha, it's well worth it. But it does make you wanna do other mods once you start! biggrin.gif

Do you have to cut a circle out, or do you just rip the whole thing out? Also, what tools do I have to use? Never modded a case before!
post #11462 of 18197
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Do you have to cut a circle out, or do you just rip the whole thing out? Also, what tools do I have to use? Never modded a case before!

Well.. I just picked a wire cutter and started to cut the honeycomb mesh out. You can also use a dremel if you want it more perfect. No need to rip something apart.
    
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Do you have to cut a circle out, or do you just rip the whole thing out? Also, what tools do I have to use? Never modded a case before!

I also used wirecutters, worked fine. Doesn't get the smoothest results but if you are handy with a dremel defintiively use that!
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post #11464 of 18197
there's that sick feeling again, lol

Okay thanks for your advice. I think I'm first going to just leave everything, and just use the standard front fan (I bought a BitFenix SP just in case, and might get the CM one in case as well), replace the top one with my new 2 x Silent Wings, chuck a H60 2013 in, and see how loud it is. If it's unbearable, I'll *sob* cut the front panel out, and if it's still noisy, I'll replace the front fan.

Oh, and I'll break those damn LEDs from day 1 biggrin.gif
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I'm getting hacked off with my PC keep getting bsod and whea-logger errors tried 4 different cpus now and none of them will over clock past 4.4ghz on my z68 board. 2011 is expensive and ivye on the horizon I really don't know what to do. My memory kit is designed for x79 so all good there. 3820 seems fairly low end and 3920 is crazy expensive. I do like the extra spacing on the x79. Wonder how the 3820 performs compared to the 3770k?
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post #11466 of 18197
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If you love your mouse and they stock spare glides, buy a couple spare packets.. spares like this are a must.. especially when you love your mouse. But back on topic, the mouse pad is one of the best I have used.. its close to 1mm aluminium which is then anodized black and coated with a surface like Teflon. Wear so far has been good, no way excessive. You will love the mouse mat, just remember to put up as sign that says this above your mouse pad. "Don't place anything on my mouse pad, Yes!! I mean you". It's expensive but I really love it, I use to use a wooden desk with no mouse pad and after 5 yrs you could feel where I used my mouse biggrin.gif

Oh, don't forget you can normally just use any mouse glides. Even if you come across a dirt cheap mouse just use a Stanley Knife and pluck them off and stick on some plastic for safe keeping.

Haha, yeah. I already have a rule basically not to touch anything on my computer desk : P

So you haven't had to replace your mouse feet yet?
post #11467 of 18197
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Will definitely be posting pics....thumb.gif
I was looking at this board also,went with the asus formula because of my colour scheme....The spacing is nice on these boards thats why i moved from my z77,also good to know that when i get the funds i can always get a hexa-core....biggrin.gif....All i need now is two 780 backplates for my cards,but they arent available in australia at the moment so i might have to get them over seas....

Do your GTX 780's run PCI-E 3.0 mate? Can you check for me using GPU-Z? I've heard mixed stories, some people say 3820 supports PCI-E 3.0, others say it doesn't

Im really considering a 3770k or new motherboard and 3820 right now, i'm fed up with mine
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post #11468 of 18197
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the thought of cutting into this beautiful case makes me sick lol

I felt the same but ended up cutting the crap out of mine because I couldn't fit what I wanted into it. But if you want to get rid of the noise without cutting just put a Bitfenix Spectre Pro fan in there and the noise will go away. The noise seems to be unique to the stock 200mm fan.
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I felt the same but ended up cutting the crap out of mine because I couldn't fit what I wanted into it. But if you want to get rid of the noise without cutting just put a Bitfenix Spectre Pro fan in there and the noise will go away. The noise seems to be unique to the stock 200mm fan.

Curious because I (and as some other people have reported) replaced the noise of the stock one for the whine of the Bitfenix...
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Hmm... My 600T front fan does make some noise when I take out the filter lol. You guys gave me a good idea.

Better get my Dremel onto the action. biggrin.gif Cut the honeycomb mesh on the front fan... and while I'm at it, I've seen some people do it saying it reduced wind noise, which is cutting the plastic struts on the top cover. thumb.gif
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