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but the most important question remains.... which tool to use to make those holes?


personally I'll probably use a Step Bit to make 3 or 4 holes side by side, and then use the Dremel to flatten out any excess pointy areas, and to finish it off with those big grommet

something like this http://www.performance-pcs.com/corsair-rubber-grommets-for-obsidian-series-700-800d.html

This is the exact step bit I used to make the 20mm holes for my bitspower passthroughs which is the same size for the EK passthroughs.

https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00KKNYEY0/ref=oh_aui_detailpage_o02_s00?ie=UTF8&psc=1
post #20142 of 22542
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Originally Posted by AllGamer View Post

but the most important question remains.... which tool to use to make those holes?


personally I'll probably use a Step Bit to make 3 or 4 holes side by side, and then use the Dremel to flatten out any excess pointy areas, and to finish it off with those big grommet

something like this http://www.performance-pcs.com/corsair-rubber-grommets-for-obsidian-series-700-800d.html

When you are going to drill the hole to the 20mm Diameter size for the passthroughs, cover the area with frog tape/painters tape and it will take care of the alum that will spin on the bit while drilling: preventing scratch marks induced by spinning alum.

TCO
     
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When you are going to drill the hole to the 20mm Diameter size for the passthroughs, cover the area with frog tape/painters tape and it will take care of the alum that will spin on the bit while drilling: preventing scratch marks induced by spinning alum.

TCO

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post #20144 of 22542
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^ Ok Thanks.
Warning: Spoiler! (Click to show)

1. Anyone know how I could create the above cut-out shape? Like a certain drill bit or tool?
2. Anyone know the drill bit size used to create a passthrough? I'm using EK Passthrough fitting, It would need to fit that size.

Check out this post for making a 24 pin cable pass through thumb.gif

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I'm really liking these Demciflex filters on my SMA8. Top bad PPCS didn't have the side filter in stock. I understand they restrict flow, but my build has gotten so dusty over the past year.

    
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I'm really liking these Demciflex filters on my SMA8. Top bad PPCS didn't have the side filter in stock. I understand they restrict flow, but my build has gotten so dusty over the past year.


Not to dis PPCs, I spend many monies there. but you can direct order the filter from DemciFilter at the same basic cost, inclusive 3 day DHL shipping from South Africa. And you can custom order sizes and shapes if needed,
post #20147 of 22542
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Not to dis PPCs, I spend many monies there. but you can direct order the filter from DemciFilter at the same basic cost, inclusive 3 day DHL shipping from South Africa. And you can custom order sizes and shapes if needed,
Yeah, im aware of that. However, it's like $19 in shipping and the lower side panel filter is like $4 more than it is sold on PPCS.
    
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I'm really liking these Demciflex filters on my SMA8. Top bad PPCS didn't have the side filter in stock. I understand they restrict flow, but my build has gotten so dusty over the past year.


Amazon sells them through TitanRig (They are a bit more money, If you have Prime you get free shipping).
post #20149 of 22542
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I'm really liking these Demciflex filters on my SMA8. Top bad PPCS didn't have the side filter in stock. I understand they restrict flow, but my build has gotten so dusty over the past year.


Curious as to why the filters are on the outside? I feel it removes the aesthetics of a great case. I put all my filters on the inside of the panels (custom set from Demci themselves for my S8).

Is it to save removing the panels to get to the filters for cleaning?
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Curious as to why the filters are on the outside? I feel it removes the aesthetics of a great case. I put all my filters on the inside of the panels (custom set from Demci themselves for my S8).

Is it to save removing the panels to get to the filters for cleaning?
I first set the top one underneath, but then decided to move it on the outside. I personally think it makes it look a little more sleeker. But for the front, I did want it underneath. However, it would have been harder to remove it because of how I have the flex bays set up.
    
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