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Thanks for viewing my case mod work log. I have a coolermaster storm scout. I do have a mock-up of kinda what its gonna look like. I am going to have my wife do the photo editing tomorow so dont laugh at my crap tastic job of photoshopping lol. Plans for the case are as follows.

1-Dissasembling of Case
2-Removal of HD tray
3-Small cut(1")off bottom of 5.25 bay for GPU clearance
4-Removal of front/top fan grills
5-Painting of the case(Army Green!!)
6-Painting of 1st Cav patch on front of case
7-Installing Green LED fans
8-Finally installing my parts into this darn case.

I do have pics of the work i have done so far, just diss-asembeling the case and cutting out fan holes. still need to sand the jagged edges. I will post them Tomorow if i get a chance...its my daughters birthday and its her "Princess Day"

Again, dont laugh at my crap-tastic photoshop skills. This is just for a reference of what is in my head...and no, it does not look this bad in my head LOL

EDIT FOR PICS!!!!




Edited by Blue Destroyer - 3/1/11 at 7:06pm
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Edited by Blue Destroyer - 3/3/11 at 6:45pm
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uploaded some pics of the front of the case. All pieces have been primered and painted except 2. Those have there first coat of paint on. should have all painting done tonight. Will take some more pics tomorow of what has been done.
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Hey, looks pretty cool.

Maybe add some yellow to fit the badge?

But good luck!

Also just curious, what made you pick the 1st cav as inspiration for your mod?
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Hey, looks pretty cool.

Maybe add some yellow to fit the badge?

But good luck!

Also just curious, what made you pick the 1st cav as inspiration for your mod?
i was 1st cav when i was in the army. stationed at fort hood. alot of history behind that patch.
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i was 1st cav when i was in the army. stationed at fort hood. alot of history behind that patch.
You were in the army?
Thats pretty cool mate. I thank you for your service.

Speaking of army, I just got an army ROTC scholarship today.
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You were in the army?
Thats pretty cool mate. I thank you for your service.

Speaking of army, I just got an army ROTC scholarship today.
congrats. i went enlisted instead of officer. good luck man.
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