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I just got my DD torture rack in this evening, I haven't opened it yet. It's too late, I'll do it tomorrow. Anyway, one of the things it comes with is called, a "Vandal Proof Switch." Is that just a power switch? It seems like a stupid question and I feel like an idiot for asking, because I can't think of what else it could be. I just don't know why they would call it that and not a 'Power switch' instead.
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Originally Posted by FreeWillzyx;12859624 
I just got my DD torture rack in this evening, I haven't opened it yet. It's too late, I'll do it tomorrow. Anyway, one of the things it comes with is called, a "Vandal Proof Switch." Is that just a power switch? It seems like a stupid question and I feel like an idiot for asking, because I can't think of what else it could be. I just don't know why they would call it that and not a 'Power switch' instead.

hmmm is it a round button ? It ships with a round metallic button with blue and white leads. Just put mine together a few days ago. Love it!

Check it out!

http://www.overclock.net/intel-motherboards/968212-yay-mail-man-brought-me-some.html
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Originally Posted by FreeWillzyx;12859624 
I just got my DD torture rack in this evening, I haven't opened it yet. It's too late, I'll do it tomorrow. Anyway, one of the things it comes with is called, a "Vandal Proof Switch." Is that just a power switch? It seems like a stupid question and I feel like an idiot for asking, because I can't think of what else it could be. I just don't know why they would call it that and not a 'Power switch' instead.

Yes it's just a power switch. Its called vandal proof in case you have kids or something and they get there grubby little meathooks on it.
    
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Originally Posted by MR KROGOTH;12859761 
Yes it's just a power switch. Its called vandal proof in case you have kids or something and they get there grubby little meathooks on it.

Lol. thanks I thought it was, but wasn't too positive.
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post #6 of 11
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Originally Posted by sockpirate;12859691 
hmmm is it a round button ? It ships with a round metallic button with blue and white leads. Just put mine together a few days ago. Love it!

Check it out!

http://www.overclock.net/intel-motherboards/968212-yay-mail-man-brought-me-some.html

Niiiice, dude. I love that P67 Sabertooth btw. The way the whole thing is a heatsink is so sick!
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Just a head ups.
You can install that switch on one of the openings on either side of the rack.
post #8 of 11
"Vandal proof" switch allows you to put a top and front on the torture rack while still having a power switch. Vandals as a result can't steal parts due to an open case.

In other words, yes, a power switch just in case you turn your tech bench into a regular enclosed case.
post #9 of 11
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Originally Posted by FreeWillzyx;12859887 
Niiiice, dude. I love that P67 Sabertooth btw. The way the whole thing is a heatsink is so sick!

Yeah , despite all the talk from the people who DONT have them, i have noticed my temps are at least 5c cooler compared to the UD7 i had. I like it a lot, my crappy camera phone doesn't do it or my torture rack justice he he !
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post #10 of 11
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Originally Posted by sockpirate;12860102 
Yeah , despite all the talk from the people who DONT have them, i have noticed my temps are at least 5c cooler compared to the UD7 i had. I like it a lot, my crappy camera phone doesn't do it or my torture rack justice he he !

Looks nice all the same. I'm putting my torture rack together now, so hopefully by tomorrow I have my system completely installed.
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