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Thanks guys and welcome to the thread..
I had to finish up my pipes today (yea... water!) and I modded a fan for KBD so I will make up the top and mount the HDDs this weekend.
:rockout::rockout::rockout: a plumber also, damn dude, you're the s**T hehe :laugh:
 
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Oh wow. Nice of you guys to do this for MK! ;)

@MK

Been watching this thread and subscribed. I have said it before; always nice to see your work. Any more updates?

I thought about being a plumber for a living: but I chew my fingernails :D
HAHAH Nice CD!
 

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Watching this case come together makes me want to buy a break (brake?) so I can fold stuff and make boxes.
 

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:laugh: nice one!
 
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lol

Thanks for the links.

I'm investing my last bit of dosh in tools and Silver Bullion.
 

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LOL, I just had to post this.. I was challenged on another forum and just couldnt sit idly by..

Notice anything?


Sorry I was a bit behind this weekend, I will resume the case in the morning.
I thought about being a plumber for a living: but I chew my fingernails :D
If you dont look at them while chewing ul never know whats under them, lol
 
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You seem to have lost the 24 pin socket.

Gotta be more careful where you leave things.;)
 

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LOL, not lost just moved to a better place..
 
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Now there's a thought.

You mb would look so much cleaner if all the connectors were underneath.

Then instead of having a solid mb tray, just have a frame for mounting the mb to, and the rest open to access connectors.
 
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LOL, you have to reverse the wires in the plug (basically just switch the 2 rows of 12), but since I hand wire all my stuff its no biggie..

Could you imagine the smoke on a $250 mobo if I forget to reverse them:eek:

Or the look on the face of the guy at Newegg if I tried to RMA it
 
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It looks like you would have to reverse all the cables on your powersupply.

Edit, just saw your post. Oh yeah if an unknowing person just plugged it in they would be rather confused by the resulting fireworks.

It would be worth the effort though. The essence of cable management.
 
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idk why, but I can't seem to view any images from photobucket lately, which sucks cuz I really wanna see the updates :(
 
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nice mark! do you know, Langer at XS is doing something even more extreme than that, he is gonna solder the wires directly behind the mobo. pretty sick!
 
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You might have to dig around a lil bit, but I'm pretty sure Mark has already pulled that one off. hehe
 
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Wow..taking it to the next level.

I love that idea Mark.
 

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Interesting MK. Just another idea:

Removing the connector totally. Then using a 24pin extension soldering it to the backside so you wont have to mod your psu.
 

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wait why would you have to mod anything? i know its reversed on that back of the mobo but all youll need to do is rotate the conector and it will be fine...right?
 

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nice mark! do you know, Langer at XS is doing something even more extreme than that, he is gonna solder the wires directly behind the mobo. pretty sick!
I was trying to help him and he kept insisting after spend $3K in tools it couldnt be done.

wait why would you have to mod anything? i know its reversed on that back of the mobo but all youll need to do is rotate the conector and it will be fine...right?
the male end (from the PS) would be reversed when the female plug (mobo plug) is flipped.
The only way to remove the asus one was to cut it in half (destroying it) The nice white 24 pin plug is one I removed from a dead mobo by using a heatgun (to keep it in 1 piece) The prob with a heatgun is all the other devices around the 24 pin plug also have a tendency to fall out.

Interesting MK. Just another idea:
Removing the connector totally. Then using a 24pin extension soldering it to the backside so you wont have to mod your psu.
That is what I usually do (simpler = Better) but he kept insisting it couldnt be done

idk why, but I can't seem to view any images from photobucket lately, which sucks cuz I really wanna see the updates :(
LOL, If you knew all the probs I had with photobucket.. I have to re do my comp today (format) but after I will be transferring the picts to TPUs thing so they will be safe here
 
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LOL, you have to reverse the wires in the plug (basically just switch the 2 rows of 12), but since I hand wire all my stuff its no biggie..

Could you imagine the smoke on a $250 mobo if I forget to reverse them:eek:

Or the look on the face of the guy at Newegg if I tried to RMA it
I'd just RMA it for the looks on the dude's face :D