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Scratch Build – In Progress Project "Cool" Version 2 New Video 11/04

Discussion in 'Project Logs' started by jj_sky5000, 25 Jul 2010.

  1. jj_sky5000

    jj_sky5000 Member

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    Well its been about 7 Months since I disassemble Version 1 of Project "Cool". RIP, but I knew all along a remake was going to take place. Well now is the time For Version 2. Converting a old 1990 Boom Box to a 2010 Media PC. For those of you that got to see version 1 you will like the new and improved version. a cleaner look with a new paint job and all new internal components

    Part list & features

    Painted theme: Black & Chrome exterior
    Lighting Color: Blue & Green led

    Bitspower Water Tank Z-Multi 400
    7" touch screen display Using IMON media software
    SilverStone Multi-media Display MP-51
    Intel i7 -860s Low Watt
    Intel BOXDP55KG LGA 1156 Intel P55 ATX Motherboard
    2 COOLER MASTER R4-L2R-20CG-GP 120mm Green LED Case Fan
    1 COOLER MASTER STB-3T4-E3-GP 4-in-3 Device Module Hardisk Cage
    2 COOLER MASTER Megaflow 200 R4-LUS-07AB-GP 200mm Blue LED Case Fan
    2 XCLIO Amazing Fan - 25cm 250mm Red, Blue, Green & Random LED Case Fan
    1 Antec Radiator 200mm
    1 Western digital 500GB
    1 Laing Delphi - DDC-12 Water Pump
    1 EVGA GTX 280 with Danger Den Block/ Will be replaced with Ati 5870
    1 Feser One UV White 3/8 Tubing
    2 Feser One UV blue coolant
    1 Coolit ALC


    A big Thank you to all my sponsors,
    Intel
    Danger Den
    Crucial Memory
    Antec
    Coolit


    Before Pic of the case i will be using from Version 1
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  2. jj_sky5000

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    The case from version one
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    Parts

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    I wanted to fill in a few holes

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    I made the rear fan holes larger

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    Primed The rear panel
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    Took apart The fans and prepared to prime & paint.
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    Thats all for today !!!
     
  3. docodine

    docodine killed a guy once

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    In my mind this is Project 'Ghetto Blaster PC'

    sub'd
     
  4. DeadP1xels

    DeadP1xels Social distancing since 92

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    This looks to be great!

    the second post pictures seemed to be none existant for me though :(
     
  5. jj_sky5000

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    Just check The second post pic are still showing up on my end
     
  6. DeadP1xels

    DeadP1xels Social distancing since 92

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    Now its working

    Looks awesome im excited to see more on this!!
     
  7. wbdog206

    wbdog206 not me

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    +1:D
     
  8. jj_sky5000

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    Update time lots of pics

    from July been super busy with other stuff in August i will have alot more time over teh next 2 months to finish up.


    Fan assembley On the rear panel
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    Green leds fan screws
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    My new favorite modding supplies U-channel chrome!!!

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    Added fans and chrome u channel to the Front panel

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    200 mm Antec radiator

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    Front side almost all done
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    Still keeping alot of detail from the old Boom Box case

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    Added the DVD tray

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    Added the 7" lcd Panel
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    Mother board tray
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    Perfect fit ontop of the LCD panel I left some original supports to connect too
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    Test fitting the MB

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    Thanks for looking !!!!!
     
  9. St3ph

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    Date of the pics?^^

    It's really becoming awesome. Good job.

    What LCD do you use?
     
  10. DeadP1xels

    DeadP1xels Social distancing since 92

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    Wow super cool :) now i want to get an old boom box and do the same!!
     
  11. docodine

    docodine killed a guy once

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    You should keep the super cheesy theme going, put chrome EVERYWHERE!

    I like it :thumb:
     
  12. jj_sky5000

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    another Update!!!!! still more to do !!! like sleeving :(


    Added the Media Display
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    The REZ
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    Case feet Lighting

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    Water Leak test
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    New Danger Den Fittings awesome
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    no leaks
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  13. jj_sky5000

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    another test run
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    Finished the back and installed The plexi
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    a nice snug fit

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    just Cool IT

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    test test test
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  14. jj_sky5000

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    Picture time !!!!

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  15. jj_sky5000

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    Lights out

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    Thanks for looking
     
  16. jj_sky5000

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    Sorry for the Spam!!!

    Well I entered this case in another Case Mod Contest!!!!!!! Currenlty 3rd in the popular vote !!!!!

    It seems to be a popularity contest instead of a case mod contest. damn shame alot of good cases with little votes

    LANOC Case Mod Contest

    You get one vote every 24 hours after you register

    any help would greatly be appreciated
     
  17. jj_sky5000

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    Only 14 votes behind thanks to all the support
     
  18. alex2k10

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    wow this is one cool case how are u finding the antec rad as i heard it was made of aluminum and wasent any good.
     
  19. jj_sky5000

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    In this case (LOL) it has a pretty light load, and is only cooling teh video card a EVGA 280 GTX temps have been staying in the low 40c under load.
     
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  20. bulldogjeff

    bulldogjeff The modding head is firmly back on.

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    This is one of the coolest projects I've seen in ages, it's just so mad. I love it...Nice one JJ + rep
     

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