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I'm glad you asked before you actually attempted it zothos. I have a suggestion. If you want to be creative, why don't you build one out of a milk crate?
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It would be very cool if you lined it with mesh or panty holes for dust, maybe build some platforms inside for the PSU or something. Think about it homie.

You could prob put a huge 360mm fan downdrafting right onto the motherboard with a fan blowing straight to the CPU cooler and one blowing straight into the video card.

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When creating a case out of wood use the mobotray from an old case and run a seperate groundlead from it towards your psu.
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post #13 of 18
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You could prob put a huge 360mm fan downdrafting right onto the motherboard with a fan blowing straight to the CPU cooler and one blowing straight into the video card.

Yep, that would fit.
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Big fans are only good for CFm / DBa..

I think a better idea would be to make a wind tunnel with deltas!
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post #15 of 18
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Big fans are only good for CFm / DBa..

I think a better idea would be to make a wind tunnel with deltas!
Yeah but it's easier to prop a huge fan on top of a milk crate than say 4 or 6 120mm's. Lol.
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Yeah but it's easier to prop a huge fan on top of a milk crate than say 4 or 6 120mm's. Lol.
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post #17 of 18
i'd also put a bunch of 120mm fans like the Antec Land boy Air

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16811129093
post #18 of 18
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Originally Posted by Pir View Post
Wood is a great material to make a custom case from scratch. Beats Styrofoam
this, also paint melts styrofoam so you would have been forced to keep it whatever colour the foam was, usually a ugly dark yellow. Making a wood tech bench is pretty easy, maybe search up for some build logs.
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