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:rockout:

WTH is that you may ask.

It's an external radiator/fan/pump enclosure for three MCR320 radiators and up to 18 120mmx 38mm fans.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oFnzBfu1p1c
There's a vid that might make it's intended purpose a bit clearer.


Intake or front as I think of it.



Side exhaust vents




Birch ply and Anigris hardwood moldings. No screws. No nails. Furniture grade.
 
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Removable top


With top off easy access to interior.


This shot from the construction phase shows how the radiator lays against the Red Oak cleats.


Unit is on it's side so use your imagination :p the rads are at a 45 degree angle and held in place by the fans protruding through the cleats. Protruding. :D No tools required to mount the rad/fan assemblies.


An MCR320 is about an inch thick. That shows how the unit kills off the sound waves by using the 45 degree angle to reflect the sounds at adjoining walls of the compartment rather than straight at your earbulbs.

Some more construction shots





















 
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Thought you were making a step stool for the kids! LOL Looks like it will be very interesting but looks very clean already, awesome work bro!
 
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Looks like a pretty sweet set up, nice work!
 
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Thanks :)

It's more fun for me than acrylic.
 
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That deserves a nice stain or something. Or are you going to keep it that way for the nice smell of sawdust?
 
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Nice work.

I can smell it too ;)
 
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Been watching the vid's on youtube as they come, very nice! Doing really awesome. Can't wait to see this actually setup.
 
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That's really nice work you have done there.
 

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I don't know if awesome is the appropriate word but hell im going to use it anyway ... awesome :D !!!!!
 
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Very nice work & design. What sort of finish you planning?
 
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It's already packed and ready to ship. The owner will likely put a clear finish on it. Reality bites: there was a budget so I had to stop.

Thanks for sll the responses guys :)
 

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Really great wood working there.....you got some skillz brotha....
 

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Would be cool if you made a pc case using the same wood :p I'd totally love that.
 
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Here are some teasers the owner just posted



 

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WOw man that's looks insane! How much would a set up like that go for?
 
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Holy manifold, Batman!
 
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I just might have to Bone up on that. A Scrimshaw case would awesome. A real Tusker.
 

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3 triple radiators :twitch: I think I got major wood in my pants when I seen that :p and is one for the cpu and two for the gpu's ?
 
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WOw man that's looks insane! How much would a set up like that go for?
The Cabinet part is $450 and The Manifold was $260. So without any hardware. Just the cabinet and manifold we're talking $710 before shipping.

Holy manifold, Batman!
:pimp:

3 triple radiators :twitch: I think I got major wood in my pants when I seen that :p and is one for the cpu and two for the gpu's ?
He'll set it up so all three are in series with a pump before and a pump after and then the manifold will just simplify the plumbing to and from the case somewhat by breaking it into CPU, GPU and Chipset loops. I found having three seperate loops to the manifold really helped when I wanted to pull the cards or CPU and flush it out or whatever.

Techinically it is one loop that splits into three parallel loops.