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#1
To view this case mod, go here.



Specs:
p4 3.0e C0 @ 3.6
p4p800e dlx
HD3850 agp @ stock
2 x 1gb OCZ500EBPE
audigy2 Zs
powerstream520(fan/cable modded)

2 x ported top swiftech mcp-650's
swiftech storm G4
Danger Den maze5
modded chevette H/C
swiftech mcr-220
primoflex UV blue 1/2"

Mods:
completely dismantled and painted the case, installed all new rivets, modded 120mm fan into the rear panel in place of the stock 2 x 80mm, removed front lower HDD assembly and made a 120mm hole, H/C mounted in front, mcr-220 mounted on the top of case to custom lexan window. replaced the stock vented side panel window with lexan, made holes in mobo tray for HSF service and wire management. custom watercooling, 1/2" primofle UVblue tubing, ported both of the tops on my mcp-650 pumps. fan/cable modded PSU, as much W/M as possible, custom HSF's on the MOBO. added 1 fan controller and 3 UV cathodes.

although ive owned this case for many years and have modded it previously i just wanted to share it with the community. it is currently a work in progress but please feel free to comment/vote.

i just wanted to share my POS with the rest of you :)

its still a WIP and ill post pix as i go along
 
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Your w/c work is the "cat's ass!" Plus it's photographed in your shop or garage. 10/10
 
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Your w/c work is the "cat's ass!" Plus it's photographed in your shop or garage. 10/10
thank you sir :)

ive been wanting to post pix for so long, so i finally took some with my craptastic blackberry and emailed them to myself :)

thats my garage at home, im a grease monkey too :)
 
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#4
I love it! It's as industrial looking as your "workspace"!!

I see you got on the PrimoFlex tip!

I can't get over how TOUGH that kit looks!

8/10

Can't wait to see it finished!
 
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#5
I love it! It's as industrial looking as your "workspace"!!

I see you got on the PrimoFlex tip!

I can't get over how TOUGH that kit looks!

8/10

Can't wait to see it finished!
thnx Dr i like your rig as well :)

that tubing you see there in the pix is actually my original tubing which is like 3yrs old . i thought about it at the time when i first assembled my rig and it turned out my thoughts were correct. thankfully i purchased 10ft and have been able to use it sparingly :)

i didnt post my rig to get votes i just wanted to share my hobby with everyone else and hopefully help other hobbyists as well :)
 
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acquired new GFX card :)
 

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*sigh* Almost makes me miss workin in the shop. Wish I had a garage to use as a workspace.

Anyway, very utilitarian looking. I like that. Coming along nicely, but I'd like to see a few pics with everything installed and hooked up before I vote.
 
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thanks WileE

kinda hit a snag right now :( hopefully in a week or two ill have everything needed to finalize the build
 
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I gave you a 7 but only because of some of the outdated specs, I love the modding!!! the way you have your mcr 220 is exactly what I'm doing with my black I extreme 3.120!!
 
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I gave you a 7 but only because of some of the outdated specs, I love the modding!!! the way you have your mcr 220 is exactly what I'm doing with my black I extreme 3.120!!
thnx! :)

i spent all my cash on modding and beer ;) didnt have enough to keep upgrading sys components :( sorry

w3rks f0r m3 th0ugh

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wow!
thats a great looking case! i love the water setup
 

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not too shabby 6.5/10 , although from the title " old school" i was expecting some AT case from 15 years ago lol, maybe thats not old school, more like ancient ?
 
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thnx gents!

stupid customs must have my order im guessing cuz i dont have it!

soon as i get it in i'll be buisy putting this all back together.

im also in the middle of modding my PSU, i just swapped the stock green LED fan for a BLUE one that i'll have hooked up to my fan controller ;) i'll also be trying to remove some unnecessary wires so as to try and clean it up a bit more.

the faceplate is missing in the pic, anyone interested it is an antec plusview1000 case
 
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just got my order today! w00t!

added couple of pics

checkout those bitspower barbs on the maze5, nice! thnx Quoc :)

ill be buisy finishing up this sucker for the next couple of days, wish me luck :p

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Yeah, aren't those Bitspower barbs hella nice? I have a Bitspower reservoir top for my DDC, and those fittings just really impressed me. I'd also recommend the top to anyone. High quality all around.

Good luck, looking for ward to finally seeing it all together. :toast:
 
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Yeah, aren't those Bitspower barbs hella nice? I have a Bitspower reservoir top for my DDC, and those fittings just really impressed me. I'd also recommend the top to anyone. High quality all around.

Good luck, looking for ward to finally seeing it all together. :toast:
Thnx Wile E! Ya the bitspower stuff is real nice, if I knew they were that nice I wouldve ordered some, its been taking me some time but ive got all the stuff here now so just have to reassemble everything and do the wire management

Thnx for the comments thoughtdisorder

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I didn't even notice you posted in the case gallery intel. I love it! Gave you a 10/10. The custom W/C job looks great!
 
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I didn't even notice you posted in the case gallery intel. I love it! Gave you a 10/10. The custom W/C job looks great!
LOL! thats cuz you spend too much time in G/N :p

thnx jR i appreciate your comments brotha ;)

damn thing is takin' me soooo long to finish i misplaced one of my CCFL inverters :banghead: hopefully i find it soon.......

:toast:
 
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found the missing inverter

added pik of mobo

almost there :) couple more wires to take care of.........

when its done ill post new pix ;)

:toast:
 
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