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The End Goal:
Build a self sufficient, silent folding monster.

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Sleeving service being done by @Badwrench


The case:

The final decision for a case is a CaseLabs STH10.

  • Caselabs STH10 ✔
  • HPTX ✔
  • XXL Window ✔
  • Ventilated sides ✔
  • (6) 120.4 Radiator Side Mount STH10 ✔
  • 120.3 Flex Bay Mount ✔
  • (3) 120.1 Flex Bay Mount ✔
  • Flex Bay 5.25" Anti Vibration Device Mount ✔
  • Casters ✔
  • STH10 Pedestal ✔

Base Specs

  • EVGA SR-2 ✔
  • (2) Intel Xeon X5680 ✔
  • Samsung 30nm [6x4GB] ✔
  • Silverstone ST1500 ✔
  • Lepa 1600 ✔
  • (4) EVGA 580 Classified 3GB HC ✔
  • Crucial M4 512GB ✔
  • (2) Hitachi 4TB HDD ✔


Watercooling Equipment:

  • (2) MIPS Dom RAM Blocks ✔
  • MIPS SR-2 Chipset Block ✔
  • (2) MIPS CPU Blocks ✔
  • (2) Koolance D5S Pumps ✔
  • (2) EK D5 X-Top Clean CSQ Acetal ✔
  • EK X3 250mm Reservoir
  • (50) COUGAR Fans ✔
  • Alphacool 480 Monsta ✔
  • EK PE240 ✔
  • (4) EVGA 580 Classy HC ✔
  • Alphacool 480 Monsta ✔
  • XSPC EX240 ✔
  • XSPC EX360 ✔
  • EK-D5 Nickel Cover ✔
  • Alphacool XT45 480 ✔
  • Alphacool ST30 480 ✔


Misc WC'ing
  • Lamptron FC10 ✔
  • EK Fittings ✔
  • EK-ZMT 3/8" ID 5/8" OD ✔
  • Koolance QDCs ✔


Peripherals:
  • Ducky Shine ✔
  • Cybord MMO 7 Gaming Mouse ✔
  • Asus Xonar Essence One ✔
  • (2) Mackie MR5mk2 ✔
  • Sennheiser HD280 ✔
  • Pioneer SE-L40 ✔
  • Acer 3840×2160 Monitor ✔
  • White LED Lighting

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Table Of Contents:
  1. All the Old Stuff (Pretty much all pics from Phase 1 can be found here)
  2. End of Phase 1 Final Pics
  3. Unboxing of Rad Stand from Spotswood
  4. Fans & first pump arrives
  5. Asus Z9PE-D8 Pictures
  6. EVGA SR-X Arrives!
  7. Comparison of Boards
  8. SR-2 Setup & Running
  9. MIPS Sponsorship Sneak Peak!
  10. Crossover Monitors Arrives!
  11. STH10 Built
  12. More STH10 Lovin
  13. Monsoon Fittings
  14. Random Fun Shots
  15. Koolance box arrives!
  16. Couple more Koolance shots
  17. Monsoon Updates & 4p!
  18. Skulltrail Pics
  19. Random Update
  20. HUGE monster everything update
  21. Graphic cards and FC10
  22. Raystorm Fit on the Ares
  23. Reorganization Update
  24. 295s and Stuff
  25. DD Stuff & Z9PE-D8 Running
  26. Skulltrail & Z9
  27. New SR-2
  28. FINAL UPDATE
  29. Temp Setup
  30. CoolIT Boreas Purchased
  31. FW900
  32. Stren Receives Boreas TECs for testing
  33. Lots more pics of the Boreas TECs!
  34. New headphones
  35. Arrival of SR-2 & Lepa
  36. Some chips come in...
  37. Installed
  38. SR-2 back in STH10
  39. Coming back together slowly
  40. 5.25" Bay Shaved Down
  41. Testing Begins
  42. Fans from Cougar show up!
  43. Asus Ares II...x2
  44. The Titans of their days
  45. The Cougar Fans lit up
  46. Group Cougar Fan shot
  47. Box from EK Water Blocks arrives!
  48. Rampage IV Black Edition Test Bench
  49. Actual Update! Monsta Rads, New front arrangement etc!
  50. Put everything back underwater! Sexy stuff and GPU chosen!
  51. Sleeving and fans oh my!
  52. Fittings
  53. 4 GTX 580 Classifieds HC
  54. Loop Order - GPUs Installed
  55. X3 250 Reservoir Installed
  56. Cable Management
  57. Storage setup
  58. Bulk heads
  59. Mini Update
  60. Pedestal Finally!
  61. Final Photos


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Needs more meat wrist rest.

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Figured you would, may as well do this thing right, am I right?

You are right. They don't have 90 or 45 degrees though frown.gif I'll have to see how everything fits in and then determine if I can get away without any 45/90 degree fittings. And no 3/8id 1/2od. Hmmmm.


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