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Case Mod - In Progress Moditor by DonT-FeaR

Discussion in 'Project Logs' started by DonT-FeaR, 23 Jul 2008.

  1. DonT-FeaR

    DonT-FeaR I know what a fk'n Dremel is ok.:D

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    hey guys im new to these fourms i was told to check them out by Tech-Daddy so ive been working on a mod and decided to upload it onto this site.. (its on tbcs to)

    this will be the parts i am using now and i wont bore you with my parcel pics and stuff head to tbcs to see that

    ok i the idea is to make a pc into a crt monitor housing and use that as a computer case


    the 'Patient' (guts already out)
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    fan placement for the top...

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    decided to put a cd rom in were the buttons went

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    it wouldnt sit flat on these ridges

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    cut them out and flatened them with a heated knife


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    so i needed to sit the cd rom into something

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    needed to be cut

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    as with a hdd cage

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    need to post this so i know where im up to:rock:
     
  2. ry@n

    ry@n Minimodder

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    hahaha I love monitor cases :D looking good so far, that 80mm blow hole fits in well with the shape. Will be interesting to see how this turns out, best of luck to you!
     
  3. DonT-FeaR

    DonT-FeaR I know what a fk'n Dremel is ok.:D

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    here is the problem with the fan on the top it sits weird as so this is what i did (did this with 2 fans replaced first one with an led one)

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    cut off the corners

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    test fit

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    rewired

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    check leds still work

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    heated up and bent

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    glad wraped for protection.



    i marked out this for the bracket to hold the part that holds the mother board....(make sense???)

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    sanded and rounded
    till it fitted like this

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    ok so i marked this out on a piece of alumnium and cut it bent it and raaarrrr raaarrrr rarrr

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    its all painted well primed....
     
  4. acey

    acey What's a Dremel?

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    Heh mate... you're late.
     
  5. DonT-FeaR

    DonT-FeaR I know what a fk'n Dremel is ok.:D

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    more to come but i really cbfed so heres a video i made to show where im up to use this as a referance till i make new stuff this video is easyier than tring to go through 300 photos to find one...

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_KwXInPSi6E
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VneihnDw9xI
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TCbbZPqmFjw


    i may forget to update this fourm so add me on msn santagotgangbashed@hotmail.com

    serisously


    EDIT: rofl hey acey whats cracking
    (i wanted to get this mod spread across the internet lol)
     
  6. DonT-FeaR

    DonT-FeaR I know what a fk'n Dremel is ok.:D

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    pics fixed now lol
     
  7. acey

    acey What's a Dremel?

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    Lol you wh0re. Kinda surprised to see "Post Count = 1" under Moditor cos I thought it should be here earlier than mine. Btw, I'm all done with mine. Good luck with yours mate.
     
  8. DonT-FeaR

    DonT-FeaR I know what a fk'n Dremel is ok.:D

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    cheers yeah i only started posting tonight i decided to try get it 'out there'
     
  9. bigsharn

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    Looks like this could be an immense outcome (I've never seen one of these done before (the shame):p)
     
  10. DonT-FeaR

    DonT-FeaR I know what a fk'n Dremel is ok.:D

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    Aceanuu Will-Mod-for-Food

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    Its lookin' great. I always love repurposing mods: monitor case to computer case being a fine example. I'm lookin' forward to seeing how this turns out.
     
  12. b4i7

    b4i7 modding dreams into reality

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    hey jeff, glad to see ya spreading your mod around the net...so have you finally decided on your final colors?
     
  13. DonT-FeaR

    DonT-FeaR I know what a fk'n Dremel is ok.:D

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    nope not decided on colours yet any sugestions??
     
  14. Bluefan

    Bluefan test 123

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    Next mod: monitor in a computer case? Would make a nice pair :)
     
  15. ComputerKing

    ComputerKing <img src="http://forums.bit-tech.net/images/smilie

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    Man this is an interesting Work, I fall in love with that 3 White fans RACK PC. And that one next to it with 4 Fans. man it's awesome :D

    I can't wait to see your work this time, I have feelings that it will turn out good like that rack PC :) hot hot hot White X Black
     
  16. DonT-FeaR

    DonT-FeaR I know what a fk'n Dremel is ok.:D

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    ok ok ok ill update from the start again tomorrow night (worked out an easy way)


    @ blue fan dude.... you just wrecked my next project..... (swears at blue fan)

    @computer king thanks mate do you think white and black for colours?

    i have blue led fans and ccfls btw so white doesnt look to great
     
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    ComputerKing <img src="http://forums.bit-tech.net/images/smilie

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    :duh: Sorry I missed that part, But Blue + Black will :rock:
     
  18. bigsharn

    bigsharn Officially demotivated

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    or blue and yellow...

    LEEDS RHINOS COLOURS! (Only 2 decent sports are computer gaming, and rugby:))
     
  19. DonT-FeaR

    DonT-FeaR I know what a fk'n Dremel is ok.:D

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    computer king i think thats whats ill do


    going out so wont be updating till next week

    bigsharn you missed hockey/!!!!
     
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    Can't say I've ever played that... UK Curriculum sucks:(
     
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