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8) Finally an update!

As you have maybe realized there´s been a lack of updates recently!
This doesn´t mean I didn´t get anything done in the meantime! I only was in
such a hurry getting everything done, that I forgot to take pictures

Here are a few - though again I realised to late that I should take some pics - so there are no work-in-progress pics, only of the finished stage

Here we go:
Mounted the mobo and the Yasya to the mobo-tray:


Front panel (with cutouts for DVD/powerswitch/window-with 2 front USB ports tba):


Back panel (fits quite nicely - though not shown here )


The rest of the pics were taken by my Mum (quity artsy pics)












And who´s hiding there?

Edited by kowabunka - 4/15/11 at 5:44am
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nice
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Your mom really likes that Yasya
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nice
got her running? whats temps like if so
    
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nice
Thanks!

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Your mom really likes that Yasya
lol yeah she does - but it´s a thing of beauty, isn´t it?

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nice
got her running? whats temps like if so
Sorry - not running yet. But maybe in about a week. But it´s spring and the waterlevels are rising - so I´ll maybe out kayaking (which means less time for modding).
But I´ll try to keep it up
By the way - I love your carbon fiber case
Edited by kowabunka - 3/18/11 at 10:07am
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ahh dam, i wanna go kayaking

my carbon fiber case? o.O
    
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ahh dam, i wanna go kayaking

my carbon fiber case? o.O
Oh, I just thought Project OSIDIAS was yours, because you have the LOSIAS.net link in your signature. Sorry for the misunderstanding.
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Oh, I just thought Project OSIDIAS was yours, because you have the LOSIAS.net link in your signature. Sorry for the misunderstanding.
oh nar thats a craigbru's case lol wish he would do more of it
    
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Here´s a very small update:

9) Back panel

Here´s the back panel after some more cutting and filing, fits quite nicely




The I started to make the cut for the graphics card - and at the moment where I thought I should switch to the "manual" jigsaw it snapped
I had hopes to get the back panel done today - will have to wait till next weekend, and additionally there will have to be lots of polishing after I glued it back together.
Here it is after the glueing:
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10) Teaser!

2 weeks ago I managed to put the case together - just to see if it everything worked. Was a very close fit due to the way to long power cables.
I turned it on and installed Win 7 Home 64 - but U was in such a hurry that I didn´t take an pics or get some temp-readings sorry.
Just to be on the safe side I put the scythe fan on the cooler.
This weekend I´ll tear it apart again, shorte all the wires and get it ready for use







Note: The 8pin extension cable is missing :/

I got in quite a hurry, that sunday 2 weeks ago! Really wanted to see if it works - Took me till 11pm to get that far. Downside: Had to get up at 4 in the morning to drive straight to work
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