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LOOKS great..Iam so close to haveing my stuff all here, just waiting on my red tubeing and some 1/2 compressions, I like to see how others go about projects as well
 

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If you don't mind, could you get me a pic of the top so I can see how you mounted that 140mm rad?
 

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If you don't mind, could you get me a pic of the top so I can see how you mounted that 140mm rad?
right now it is with Zipties i haven't had a chance to get to the store to buy screws but sure.give me awhile i got to charge the batts. left my cam on overnight :banghead:
 

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here you go Ion
As you can see i have zipties holding it for now and i stuck some foam between the case and fan to seal it better and have less noise. Like i said it isn't done yet i still have to go alittle more cutting and get some screws and a 140mm fan grill.(PS the side isn't normally like that.)



 

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i found i way to clean up some wires.. more the HDD to the other side of the case.
 

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lets bump this thread up alittle.

Here is the reason why you DON'T use dye


Also i did alittle work on WM and mounted the rad the right way now.I still am trying to get WM done better it is slowly coming along. I think some holes need to be cut before things can look much better


 

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That first pic of the tubing looks crazy :eek:

The WM looks much better, however I think if you cut a hole or two by the rad in the bottom you can pass some wires through there and connect them behind the tray. What do you think?
 

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That first pic of the tubing looks crazy :eek:

The WM looks much better, however I think if you cut a hole or two by the rad in the bottom you can pass some wires through there and connect them behind the tray. What do you think?
i plan to do that and cut a hole in the bottom so i can flip the PSU over. Those 2 things would make a great difference... atleast i think they would..
 

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i plan to do that and cut a hole in the bottom so i can flip the PSU over. Those 2 things would make a great difference... atleast i think they would..
They should! Question: How much space do you have between the radiator and the back tray?
 

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less then an inch.
damn I was thinking if you had more room, you can cut out a panel and put it flush against the rad. once you did that you can then hide your clutter behind it and just have the wires only showing when entering and exiting the panel. It would have looked great. However, with that much room don't think that is possible.
 

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damn I was thinking if you had more room, you can cut out a panel and put it flush against the rad. once you did that you can then hide your clutter behind it and just have the wires only showing when entering and exiting the panel. It would have looked great. However, with that much room don't think that is possible.
thanks for an idea. I am thinking about getting some of the small hole modders mesh and putting it along the side of it there. I don't want a solid sheet of steel because its harder to work with and i think the mesh would look kinda cool and would help hide the mess. What do you think?
 

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thanks for an idea. I am thinking about getting some of the small hole modders mesh and putting it along the side of it there. I don't want a solid sheet of steel because its harder to work with and i think the mesh would look kinda cool and would help hide the mess. What do you think?
If you get mesh get one with very tiny holes. Why? one with bigger holes will show more. I had that issue once when using mesh. it was something I overlooked when buying.
 

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ahh yes the time has come again to update.
Be nice.I ran out of paint before i could get another coat on the rads but i couldn't go a few days without crunching. on the note of crunching my chipset is running hot as hell i need to get a NBMax for it soon.


 

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i'm saying don't spray paint for a living lol.
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i don't plan to. just remember i know where you live :p you need to see it in person the pics can only tell so much
 
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You registered specifically to talk smack here? Um, welcome to TPU or something........:shadedshu
 

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You registered specifically to talk smack here? Um, welcome to TPU or something........:shadedshu
he is a local friend from around here. He is just messing around relax me and him are cool.
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i will, lol. My WM Is Ridiculous. I Just Redid It And Its Still Shit.
you need to let me get ahold of it sometime or we need to put our brains together to get something to look decent.
 
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Haha, I Wish It Was That Easy, With A $30 mATX Rosewill Case, Jesus Couldn't Do A Decent WM, But Maybe Your OCD Can, Maybe....
maybe it can. I about go crazy looking at my case because it looks like shit compared to what i am used to.