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post #891 of 15204
Ive been building up supplies for a while for my case. I have my mental list of what I am going to do, guess Ill share.

1)Bought ASUS Rampage III Extreme (going for a black/red color scheme)
2)Bought cable sleeving in red to sleeve the PSU
3)On order or should I say, back order lol, is a 1kw NZXT Phantom Modular PSU. Tired of the non-modular and the new build will require more juice. Debating on cancelling and getting a Silverstone 1kw instead.
4)Ordered a EVGA 460GTX for physx. The card's plastic cover will be painted Red and have some type of Physx graphic on it.
5)Where to mount this card? I was going to do a floating GPU on the right side of the board, exiting heat into the top fan, but it would cover up my red PSU cables...I have room on the Mobo, but all the work of painting the card would be wasted frown.gif Still making mental notes for installation...
6)Case color mods. Outside I want to turn the side window away from the mesh and into Plexi. I want to also paint some type of red color scheme on there...still in the works of figuring out the scheme.
7)Upgrading my CPU cooler. I am on the fence about the Corsair H70 and the Noctua line of coolers. Im leaning more to the H70 as the Noctua has a certian color scheme with their fans that wont mesh IMO....
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post #892 of 15204
Looks like a killer list..
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post #893 of 15204
Quote:
Originally Posted by M0E;12145137 
Did you push the button on the back of the case?

Are you serious?

I feel like a complete tool right now. hahahaha

Thanks for the quick reply.
Edited by dcloud - 1/25/11 at 8:56pm
    
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post #894 of 15204
we've all done it mate smile.gif i couldn't find my box of screws for my phantom at 1st they had hid them really well under the drive bays biggrin.gif

Just installed my new bit fenix white led 120mm fans on the side, looks kinda cool but the mesh on the case kinda restricts the led a bit so you dont get the full effect
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post #895 of 15204
Quote:
Originally Posted by oouchieWally;12144979 
Those acid green colored led's you swapped in on the power indicator and fan controller are HAWT!
So many sleek, sexay rigs in this thread. I'm sold. Gonna have to pick one up

wow loooks super bad ass !!!
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post #896 of 15204
Esproductions can you edit the owners list cause I officially own a white Phantom as well.
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post #897 of 15204
So all, thanks to ebay I should soon have sufficient funds to upgrade to a Core 2 Quad, 4GB RAM and this case. The only thing is I cant decide between black and white. Because I can't decide I want you guys to try and convince me to get the black one or the white one!
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post #898 of 15204
Quote:
Originally Posted by JoePhoto;12140145 
It has been asked... But I'll help.

Any 120mm x 25mm (Most 120s) fan will fit in the front, sides, or rear.

Almost all square shaped 140mm fans will fit in the front.

NZXT only guarantees correct fitting of their 200mm (really 193mm) fans in the top. People have had success with other brands fitting tight enough to where they don't need to be screwed in, like Xigmateks.

Thank you very much.
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post #899 of 15204
Quote:
Originally Posted by Zolutar;12143027 
Heres some updated pics. All in all the LED Swaps turned out well, I need to find my camera for better pic, for now the camera phone will do.
Squamish-20110117-00077.jpgSquamish-20110117-00080.jpg
Got a dead LED I am gonna have to swap out of the Coolermaster 120's
Squamish-20110117-00079.jpg
I swapped out the White LED out of the Xigmatec XLF2004's to Green. Also they dont properly line up to the holes to mount. I had to use Ziptie the side fan into place and the top 2 fans actually fit snuggly without zipties, I used one to secure the 2 into place.
Squamish-20110117-00074.jpg
Squamish-20110117-00073.jpg
Squamish-20110117-00078.jpg

I am currently debating if its time to retire the tired 790i Ultra for a new Sandy Bridge rig. I still Pump out 38k/day folding out of this bad boy hehe.

That looks very good.
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post #900 of 15204
Few pics of my rig for you sorry for the poor quality my camera is not to good. Just installed the blue led kit, im thinking of getting another 2 bitfenix white led's to go on my cooler as well

Side fans

img1082kx.jpg
By craney at 2011-01-26


Outside

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By craney at 2011-01-26


Inside

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By craney at 2011-01-26


Inside

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By craney at 2011-01-26
Edited by craney - 1/26/11 at 9:52am
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