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[Case Gallery] Borg Cube

XorArch

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#1
To view this case mod, go here.



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Mods:
Build case from scratch using cardboard and metalwire.
Treated the cardboard with woodglue by doing so it becomes as though and smooth as sanded wood. After that the case was Airbrushed in gunmetal black with a 'mist' of silver.
I made a removable motherboard tray as wel as a removable drive tray for the system.

The CPU is overclocked to 4Ghz, and the graphics card to 1150core/1600mem.
 
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#2
Oh my borg mother!
That staff is...
...(uhm) sooo borg! Be aware of assimilation, dude! :D
I give u a big 10!
 
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#3
Resistance is futile..cool
 
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#5
Thats cool!
 
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#6
I voted 4/10 because:

I just dont like the mod, it is a square box
 

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I voted 4/10 because:

I just dont like the mod, it is a square box
'the next generation' ;) of modders/computer enthusiast that doens't really know about old star trek series, and the borg end up not appreciating the mod as much as those that do and thats ok.

Sure it hurts a little when someone calls a project that took over 250 hours to build just 'a square box' but thats how the internet works everybody has their own oppinion and are free to give it.

X
 

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#8
Doesn't look like cardboard. Awesome anyway!
 
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#9
cool, its like Cybertron in square
i love the detail
 
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#12
Damn, THAT CASE!!!!!!!
 
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#13
Don't know how I missed this one. Amazing work.
 

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#15
Classic. I love it just because it's a Borg cube. :)
 

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#16
Gorgeous, truly a work of art.
Tell me, does it regenerate if damaged?:D
 

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#17
I gave it a 9/10! Simply amazing work. :toast:
 
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#18
That is truly an amazing piece of work. Congratulations on your patience and imagination. Two thumbs up!
 

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#19
'the next generation' ;) of modders/computer enthusiast that doens't really know about old star trek series, and the borg end up not appreciating the mod as much as those that do and thats ok.

Sure it hurts a little when someone calls a project that took over 250 hours to build just 'a square box' but thats how the internet works everybody has their own oppinion and are free to give it.

X
Lmao, Really if someone can't see that insane amount of detail and see just a box than you really should not take the comment into account.

Amazing job 10/10 from me.
 
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I want to know if or where anyone sells modded cases, I think my son (And so would I) would think that a borg cube case, would kick some serious........
 
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#22
Very cool. Tell me you designed a UI to go with it :p