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While I implore the use of the Laughing Man, I'm scratching my head at the thought of him being on a HAF case. Not my cup of tea, but the window looks stellar!
post #32 of 71
Very nice job with the light mod on the window, the fan looks great as well.

A link to the thread would be a great addition.
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post #33 of 71
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Very nice job with the light mod on the window, the fan looks great as well.

A link to the thread would be a great addition.
Thanks! I did link to the results thread at the end of the post.
post #34 of 71
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Originally Posted by XNine View Post
While I implore the use of the Laughing Man, I'm scratching my head at the thought of him being on a HAF case. Not my cup of tea, but the window looks stellar!
The Laughing Man belongs where ever he wants. (He's also on my car and Jeep. ) Thanks!
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The Laughing Man belongs where ever he wants. (He's also on my car and Jeep. ) Thanks!
The laughing man is constantly in my head.

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Small update. I just put the final touches on the motherboard fan mod.




I was hoping to start sleeving this weekend but it looks like the paracord will not be here until next week.
post #37 of 71
Hey man, that window looks killer!!!!!

Did you design the etching or did Pedgette? Im totally considering modding my HAF932 case with a small window.
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Thanks!

The design was from a wallpaper I found on the net.



I took that and used Paint Shop Pro to cut out the part of the image I wanted on the window, converted it to gray scale and inverted it to get this.



This way the black/gray areas would be what's etched. I sent both images to Pedgette and he used them to etch the window. I don't know if he used my gray scale version or if he went from the original. I think he used mine but just had to scale it to 300dpi.

I'm sure he can etch what ever image you want. I'd definitely recommend finding the highest resolution image you can to work from. Remember crap in=crap out. A lot of web images have compression artifacts that can result in sub par image quality. Just PM him with what you want. He's very reasonable on the cost and knows what he's doing.

You can see more of his laser etching he did for his own case here: http://www.overclock.net/case-mod-wo...enas-case.html

If you get it done share it with the rest of us.
Edited by Philistine - 3/30/11 at 12:35am
post #39 of 71
I'm having him mock one up for me. Using the under construction Deathstar and Overclock.net logo. Dropping out the first letter and merging it with the Deathstar graphic and using the OC flame for the 2nd letter o in the logo. I'm thinking I might have some Tie Fighters etched in as well.

He's getting the Window from CM or something like that. Anyway it's gonna take a bit of time for him to get it cause his jig is 12" and the actual window is a bit over that in length.

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Small update. I just put the final touches on the motherboard fan mod.


I was hoping to start sleeving this weekend but it looks like the paracord will not be here until next week.
Nice job on the on the fan update. Looks factory.
    
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