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TJ07 Re-Build Log

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I've had this case for some time now and after looking at many, many work logs that other people have created based off this case, I've decided to make my own.

Hardware being used:
i7 920 D0<<Traded coxmaster for my old C0
EVGA 3x SLI E758-A1
Sapphire HD5870
G.Skill Trident 2000 CL7
OCZ Agility<<Fresh from RMA, replacing my old Apex
Seagate 1TB
DVD Drive
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EK Supreme HF CPU Block Acetal+Nickel
Aqua-Computer AquagrATIx 5870 Block
EK Full Cover Motherboard Block
7/16 ID, 5/8 OD Masterkleer Tubing
EK Black Compression fittings
MCP655 Pump w/EK D5 Top
2 x MCR320-QP Radiators<<This will be interesting


Stick around!
 
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Mid Plate Primed and Ready for Paint:



Paint station:






None of these are really even close to being finished with paint.
 
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Cool, that's the same size tubing that I'll be using. I'm coming from 1/2" tubing, so we'll see how well it works.
 

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Looks sweet...:nutkick:
 
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cant wait to see this complete
 
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I just bought a new motherboard..now was the time, and after a whole day of thinking about it, I did it.

I bought the ASUS P6T6 WS Revolution.

More pics tomorrow..
 
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Is that from a spray can or an actual gun ?

looks good thats why im asking, and what brand ?
 
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Are those 140mm Xiggy's? Gotta love them still and while spinning.

Nice re-build man!
 
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From can, applied after primer. I believe the brand is Velspar, sold at Lowe's.

Those are the 120mm.
 
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From can, applied after primer. I believe the brand is Velspar, sold at Lowe's.

Those are the 120mm.
Did you sand the case down ?

I'm getting ready to paint my stacker and i want to do it right the first time.
 
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Yes, I sanded, blew it off with an air compressor, wiped it down with acetone, sprayed primer, and then painted. Time consuming..absolutely. Worth it..absolutely.
 
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Yes, I sanded, blew it off with an air compressor, wiped it down with acetone, sprayed primer, and then painted. Time consuming..absolutely. Worth it..absolutely.
Its shows in the pics

Thanks for the info
 
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Yea, no problem. If you have any other questions..just ask.
 
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had to de-rivet some more parts but here is the progress



going to sand and primer tomorrow
 
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What color/where are you painting?
 
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Make sure to get it as high off the ground as possible. I've ignored this factor in the past..wind = dirt + bugs.
 
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Make sure to get it as high off the ground as possible. I've ignored this factor in the past..wind = dirt + bugs.
yea, i want to sand it and primer today, but its been really windy toady.
 
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No, it's what Performance-PCs puts on there fans.
 
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quick question jellyrole

did you sand to bare metal ?
i was practicing on a hdd caddy that came with my case and i have been sanding this piece for a good 10mins with 220 sand paper and its not really coming off
 
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Just scratch the shit out of it.