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Case Mod - In Progress Q-vent 900 - winner MotM feb. - customPC article

Discussion in 'Project Logs' started by FrooP, 16 Nov 2008.

  1. FrooP

    FrooP can I eat this?

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    so, current status in gluein
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    some better shots of the feet
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    and bought some white delrin on ebay, yes, for no reason :p
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    days ago i recieved my mdpc-x sleeve, heres what it looks like
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    lasercut stuff arrived
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    then i started making a cover for the front
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    the same out of styrene
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    then i made a cover for the plexi strip on the rad cover
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    glued some aluminium foil in there and added some leds
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    neat
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    even more when you turn the shutter speed down :p
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    since i had to remove the radiator to fit that thing in, well, was to bored, so these are the only shots ive taken
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    lights off
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    gotta remove some dust
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    more tomorrow
     
  2. Guest-23315

    Guest-23315 Guest

    Wow, those are some intense LED's...
     
  3. stuartwood89

    stuartwood89 Please... Just call me Stu.

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    Nice work on the bending.
     
  4. hydro_electric_655

    hydro_electric_655 Dremelly Dude

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    This is one seriously amazing worklog. Wonderful attention to detail.
     
  5. B4TM4N

    B4TM4N Ninja

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    Looks fantastic!!!!!
     
  6. The boy 4rm oz

    The boy 4rm oz Project: Elegant-Li

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    Man those laser cut plexi bits look great. I can't wait for this to be all together, it will look insane.
     
  7. FrooP

    FrooP can I eat this?

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    the bottom part is almost done
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    with the case
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    after that i disasembled the whole case to fit the led unit in, the result wasn as pleasing as i hoped :(
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    even worse in complete darkness
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    first coat of primer
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    then i made a cover for the harddrive drawer
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    then i started gluing the new front
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    and another coat of primer...
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    yeah
     
  8. The boy 4rm oz

    The boy 4rm oz Project: Elegant-Li

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    Dude, looks awesome. I really like you you are having the hoses and SATA cables run out of the case than back in, most people would have stealthed em, I like that.
     
  9. kenco_uk

    kenco_uk I unsuccessfully then tried again

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    Sha-wing!
     
  10. Spyrious

    Spyrious Modding all the Time

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    Wow very nice.
     
  11. verdi

    verdi New Member

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    congrats on the win Herr Froop. I live in Germany as well and also do all my work in the cellar. mmmmm fumes and material dust.



    and my neighbours now hate me. Dremel on alu isn't noisy is it?
     
  12. FrooP

    FrooP can I eat this?

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    hey,
    i still havent recieved my motm stuff *hinthinthint* but ill have an update for you guys

    and ive made a new cover for my modem and my router
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    then i started with the top section
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    its 15mm square aluminium, which isnt THAT cool to work with
    everything will be held togehter by m4 screws
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    and some aluminium angles
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    right under the removable top/vent sits the dvd drive
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  13. haakon.t

    haakon.t :)

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    Looks awesome! Can't wait to see how the removable top comes out :D
     
  14. GravitySmacked

    GravitySmacked Mostly Harmless

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    I'll second that, great stuff! I wish I had a workshop like that as well :dremel:
     
  15. monkey120101

    monkey120101 My right hand is a Dremel.

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  16. Voluntary_Pariah

    Voluntary_Pariah a Real Man™

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    SWWWWEEEEETTTT!!!
     
  17. FrooP

    FrooP can I eat this?

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    so i swapped out the 20y/o main shop light
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    with this one
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    then i finished the frame, added some angles to the dvd drive and made the sidecovers
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    yeah thats all
     
  18. mars-bar-man

    mars-bar-man Side bewb.

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    Dude, that looks seriously good
     
  19. Spyrious

    Spyrious Modding all the Time

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    Very nice.I thought at first that the aluminium frame is a handle.
     
  20. Huca

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    this is looking great!
     

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