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post #1 of 13 (permalink) Old 07-23-2019, 01:24 AM - Thread Starter
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Scratch built Inwin 303 clone

I liked the look of the InWin 303 but it was a bit too small to fit my current rads etc and i didnt like all the extra holes and whatnot so i build my own one with plenty of room for activities.

im not a photographer so im not going to bombard you with 100's of photos of capacitors and arty shots of components

First up cut some 1mm thick steel and start bending, we dont have a box folder at work so i had to do it the hard way.

Also im renovating my house so excuse the mess in the background

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Time for holes, lots of holes and lots of measuring, fitting up components etc
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once i was happy with the fitment i welded everything together and primed it with 2k epoxy urethane primer
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One last fit up, lucky i did because there were a few holes i forgot to drill
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Got the case back from the painters today, still a few things to do like paint the rads, wire a power button make back plates for the soundcard and GPU and a few other things to make and paint etc
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Man, that thing looks AWESOME! Nice job.
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Fill port actually matches up with the hole i drilled....amazing, El cheapo power button and the rads painted and installed. Just a couple more bends to do but Its late, bed time

Also i lost the IO shield
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Can't wait for updates :3
Only the intake concerns me a bit
Are you maybe able to 3D laser etch some pattern which inwin cases have on the side / front of it ?
Like a honeycomb pattern (well be more creative) or some different kind of artistic sideways cut air holes
The Radi's will have some hard time to get intake

One thing i personally would add, are those spike feets people use to decouple hi-(fi) high end systems and subwoofers, where you can use them as nice looking artistic feets and decouple the vibrations a bit
Those things:


Ignoring the "how much it's actually worth for audio" part
It would give the case some breath room from the bottom - and overall dampen vibration transmission

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Can't wait for updates :3
Only the intake concerns me a bit
Are you maybe able to 3D laser etch some pattern which inwin cases have on the side / front of it ?
Like a honeycomb pattern (well be more creative) or some different kind of artistic sideways cut air holes
The Radi's will have some hard time to get intake

One thing i personally would add, are those spike feets people use to decouple hi-(fi) high end systems and subwoofers, where you can use them as nice looking artistic feets and decouple the vibrations a bit
Those things:


Ignoring the "how much it's actually worth for audio" part
It would give the case some breath room from the bottom - and overall dampen vibration transmission
ive got some feet from another case i have.
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please, PLEAAAAASE Lord Gaben...no leaks

also my new PSU wont be here before the weekend so ill have to throw my old one in
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