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Hey guys im thinking of painting the phantom case but need to know witch is the best paint for plastics, i want to paint the plastic parts around the grills Blue and so forth??
post #13602 of 15201
Krylon, just make sure you sand them first, then wipe them down with a rag dampened with rubbing alcohol. Clear coat over the final is a good idea also.
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post #13603 of 15201
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Originally Posted by Joel18 View Post

Hey guys im thinking of painting the phantom case but need to know witch is the best paint for plastics, i want to paint the plastic parts around the grills Blue and so forth??

I did that to my Phantom with Rustoleum. Almost any Rattlecan will work if you know how to use it...

To MacTheHunter: Your build looks really nice, though you may want to post it in the Phantom 410 club. They'd probably have better advice for watercooling in the case, as they all actually own one.
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post #13604 of 15201
BTW, can I change the LED color of the Phantom?
post #13605 of 15201
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Originally Posted by Calytrix View Post

BTW, can I change the LED color of the Phantom?
Yes go to page 1 of this thread. There should be a section called LED Mods and DePontee has a pretty easy tutorial to follow.
post #13606 of 15201
Speaking of led mods, I've never posted operation freedoms led mods

please excuse, it's a tiny bit dirty as it's currently my daily rig.
     
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post #13607 of 15201
Yo guys, would all this be able to fit inside Phantom?



1st Row: heatkiller cpu block / gpu block / gpu backplate

2nd Row: max v formula full block ek / xspc ram block / swiftech pump

3rd Row: ek 240 reservoir / alphacool 240 rad


My friend who knows about watercooling, suggested this setup for me, based on whats available here on Southern Philippines,
my rig's main components are Maximus V Formula, i7-3770k, EVGA GTX 680 (planning to do SLI soon)

I removed the extra HDD bays near the PSU.
will it fit?
post #13608 of 15201
Thread Starter 
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Originally Posted by bonesnatch View Post

Yo guys, would all this be able to fit inside Phantom? Warning: Spoiler! (Click to show)
1st Row: heatkiller cpu block / gpu block / gpu backplate
2nd Row: max v formula full block ek / xspc ram block / swiftech pump
3rd Row: ek 240 reservoir / alphacool 240 rad
My friend who knows about watercooling, suggested this setup for me, based on whats available here on Southern Philippines,
my rig's main components are Maximus V Formula, i7-3770k, EVGA GTX 680 (planning to do SLI soon)
I removed the extra HDD bays near the PSU.
will it fit?

yes it will fit.... alot of things will fit but it depends on how custom you want to get.
post #13609 of 15201
@kgtuning
- if I add another 360 rad it will still fit right? ( provided i make some kind of an adapter like those of Kaged's brackets )
- thanks for the quick response smile.gif
post #13610 of 15201
Thread Starter 
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Originally Posted by bonesnatch View Post

@kgtuning
- if I add another 360 rad it will still fit right? ( provided i make some kind of an adapter like those of Kaged's brackets )
- thanks for the quick response smile.gif

a 240 and a 360.. yup it will just remember its a tight fit above the motherboard, 8 pin gets in the way and ram if you are doing push pull with a thick rad.
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