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Scratch Build - In Progress ⭐ CopperWood

Discussion in 'Project Logs' started by Vandalo, 20 Jun 2019.

  1. Vandalo

    Vandalo Member

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    Hi guys,
    I'd like to share my new job with you. This is a mod that is thrilling me and having so much fun and has as a starting point a wooden frame that I will then cover with oak veneer. Inside I will insert a double liquid loop with many copper details because I really like the copper-wood combination and from this detail the name of the mod has simply come out.
    I already have all the ideas in order but your advice is good :winking:

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  2. Vandalo

    Vandalo Member

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    Ok to start I realized, with the help of a carpenter, a wooden frame in 20mm mdf divided into two parts. The upper part will house two 3x140 radiators plus all the hardware, while in the lower part I will insert the power supply.

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  3. kim

    kim hardware addict

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    beautiful...I'll follow it :thumb:
     
  4. The_Crapman

    The_Crapman Don't phone it's just for fun.

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    You had me at copper and then I got wood.
     
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  5. Cheapskate

    Cheapskate Insane? or just stupid?

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    Looks very promising. :D
     
  6. Dot_Kappa

    Dot_Kappa 100% Puppet

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    Ciao Vandalo :grin:

    The upper part is made of several pieces, isn't it ?
    How did you join them ?
     
  7. Vandalo

    Vandalo Member

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    Thanks Kim :thumb:

    Sorry, but I did not understand :oldconfused:

    Thanks Cheapskate :)

    Ciao Kappa :grin:
    it is made with different parts glued and then milled
     
  8. The_Crapman

    The_Crapman Don't phone it's just for fun.

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    I just mean I like the idea and i'm looking forward to seeing more :thumb:
     
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  9. Landux

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    Loving the idea and the style, I'll follow it too!
     
  10. Vandalo

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    Thanks dear :winking: now I understand better :hehe::hehe:

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    Thanks Landux, I'm glad you like it :thumb:
     
  11. Vandalo

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    Ok and now tank.
    Ultimately it is two identical copper plates milled from solid with an excavation for o-rings and all "pulled" by the columns always in copper.

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    Some details

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    see you soon for the assembly guys :winking:
     
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  12. Landux

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    The loops are going to look so stylish!
     
  13. Vandalo

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    :thumb::thumb: thanks
     
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  15. The_Crapman

    The_Crapman Don't phone it's just for fun.

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    I'll second that :jawdrop::jawdrop:
     
  16. Theophilus_Field

    Theophilus_Field If all else fails... use the surfacing tools

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    Milled Copper and Acrylic tube?

    You speak the language of my people!
    Beautiful progress so far :thumb:
     
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  17. Vandalo

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    :happy::happy:
    thanks guys too much

    Thanks man :happy:
     
  18. Vandalo

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    Assembly completed.
    Later I will put some black screws

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    Details with fittings

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    And here's where it will be placed.

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  19. MLyons

    MLyons Half dev, Half doge. Staff Administrator Super Moderator Moderator

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    This is looking great.
     
  20. Cheapskate

    Cheapskate Insane? or just stupid?

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    Holy cow! Awesome res. :eeek:
    If the rest of the rig is built like this, you'll need a sturdier frame.
     

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