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  1. ThermalMIke

    Project SunkisTt - Chrome Frame, Candy Paint

    Final Photos!!!! Exterior: Interior: LED RGB Photos:
  2. ThermalMIke

    Project SunkisTt - Chrome Frame, Candy Paint

    For the last touches I wanted to make sure I thanked my sponsors for their support. I had the logos all traced out on my wife’s machine “which I never used before lol” and cut out the logos on some black vinyl to apply to the chassis side window. Here is how it came out on the window :D
  3. ThermalMIke

    Project SunkisTt - Chrome Frame, Candy Paint

    I love to paint and the right color is very important to me. To get a good color mixture of the Mayhems Aurora 2 Silver, I was looking to match the candy tangerine just right with a mix of Orange and Red dyes to get a nice colored coolant to complement the candy paint job. Mayhems helped out...
  4. ThermalMIke

    Your favorite case fan?

    Tt Riing Fans!
  5. ThermalMIke

    Project SunkisTt - Chrome Frame, Candy Paint

    Now that all the tube work was complete and leak tested, I took some time to finish up the wiring for the system and add in the custom BS Mods LED RGB lighting kit that was sent my way for the build. Some wire management and clean up the cables.
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    Project SunkisTt - Chrome Frame, Candy Paint

    Here is where I try bending PETG tubing for the first time. I have had plenty of experience with soft tube for personal and work related builds. I want to first determine how I wanted the flow to work out, I wrote out a directional sketch on paper and decided to go from Pump > Rad > GPUs > Rad >...
  7. ThermalMIke

    Project SunkisTt - Chrome Frame, Candy Paint

    Moving onto the Pacific LCS parts, I install the W2 CPU block, get the rads mounted with fans, GPU block install and adding some fresh sleeved cables into the chassis. When looking for parts, sometimes you find some interesting "signs".. Here are some...
  8. ThermalMIke

    Project SunkisTt - Chrome Frame, Candy Paint

    Now we look at the motherboard, see how it fits in and start putting some parts back together to get them ready for install: BIG shout out to Hassan @V1 Tech for the laser etching work on the PT-40-D5 for this build: Now I...
  9. ThermalMIke

    Project SunkisTt - Chrome Frame, Candy Paint

    Now we move to the radiators, I wanted to do more than just paint, so I decided to strip the paint off to the bar metal and sand/polish the rads until they came to a nice shine. Many hours of sanding was done, and about 1.5hrs on the polish wheel for each rad...
  10. ThermalMIke

    Project SunkisTt - Chrome Frame, Candy Paint

    Now for the fun part which was to lay the 3 stage HoC Candy Tangerine Paint throughout the system. I have been working alongside my best friend for over 15+ years painting/fabricating tons of parts for friends, his mentoring is how I can do what I can do today, CJ you are the best Buddy! Here...
  11. ThermalMIke

    Project SunkisTt - Chrome Frame, Candy Paint

    Hey everyone! Name is Mike Fierheller, I have been an enthusiast for many years and have been working in the PC industry for 10 years. I really wanted to show something that both I would enjoy as well as show off some new liquid cooling components Thermaltake has been introducing this year...