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Scratch Build – In Progress [workblog] Steam'n Geek project

Discussion in 'Project Logs' started by Elladan, 17 Mar 2012.

  1. Elladan

    Elladan Member

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    Thanks Cheapskate, and no :nono: we are not 2, just 2 different people with an almost similar nickname :)
     
  2. Elladan

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    Hello

    news pictures :rock:

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  3. rak500

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    That's looking ace!
    How did you fix the copper tube? soldering?
     
  4. Elladan

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    no soldering almost done ( waiting for new idea ), only with bolt for the moment
     
  5. Elladan

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    Hello,

    A new sponsor will help me for this project. I really thank them :thumb:

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    New pictures

    some Acrilyc parts on the top and front panels

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    and I have started to put some wood, and mount the HDD rack, psu cover and drive bay

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    I am waiting for some balsa wood next week :dremel:
     
  6. skitzab1

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    now this is creating not modding :) awsome work going to keep an eye on this one
     
  7. Elledan

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    Yay updates :)
     
  8. Elladan

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    Thanks. Look carefully, the HDD rack come from a Bitfenix colossus, it's a mod around it :D

    More updates next week :thumb:
     
  9. Elladan

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    Hello

    Continuation of the installation of the balsa wood

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    inside

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    and the back of the case

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  10. Elladan

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    Hello mates

    Time for an update :rock:

    New watercooling parts from Aqua-Computer ( I do thank them )

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    paint job on cpu/gpu waterblocks

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    Side panel covered with balsa wood,

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    the acrylic will be partially cover with copper, but I don't have finish those parts :dremel:

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    I am looking for an old voltmeter to finish the front panel.
     
  11. AlderonnX

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    I love this.
     
  12. dietje1908

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    fantastic , subbing for sure !
     
  13. Elladan

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    :thumb::thumb:Hello,

    new works bring on the case.

    I have found 2 marvels on ebay :thumb:, voltmeter and ampermeter made in USA in the 50's

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    after paint work

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    I stuck ornamental sheets on the back of the front panel

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    Last panel OK, so I could start the cut of plastic angle

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    And after the first touch of paint

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    I must receive copper rivets and brass bolt accessories tomorrow, and some paint and varnish next week :rock:


    Bye for now! :)
     
  14. AciD_RaiN

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    That's some hardcore build you got there. Not sure anymore if I should do my worklog here after seeing all those masterpieces :p
     
  15. Dk_vr

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    Looks awesome.
    I can't wait to see the mod done.
    Keep the good work mate :thumb:
     
  16. Elladan

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    Thanks dudes,

    I can't wait to finish it too :D but I'm working on 3 others mods at the same time, it allow me to take a step back on each and have news ideas.


    the others mods:

    "smashed": rest of part from an HP laptop in an Ikea tablet

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    "suivre l'étoile" ( follow the star ), mod " old school " of a sonata 3 for my wife's tattoo studio, a modded corsair H50 with pink UV coolant is just missing

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    no-name yet, multi media pc in a beer case

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  17. Elladan

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    Hello everyone,

    some news pictures of the Steam'. A lot of work has been done and most of watercooling components received. Only 12 be-quiet and sleeved cables are missing, but coming soon :thumb:


    I have finished all the corners, just waiting to install feet to finish the down part

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    creations of some acrylics piece for the side door

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    rear of the PSU, I will put green DEL behind mesh grill

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    a nice gift from my wife :blush:

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    start to sleeve some cable

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    re-painting of some parts

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    creation of a pump support

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    and finally, I have started mounting fitting / tubing

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    The continuation soon ;)


    Bye
     
  18. Bladesingerz

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    nice work man, really like the tubing on the outside, looks amazing :)
    Congratulations on the mod of the month!
     
  19. Elladan

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    Thank you, really proud to have been nominated :blush:


    More news soon, be-quiet fans an d others parts arrive Monday... can't wait :lol:
     
  20. Fuganater

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    Gratz on the nomination!
     

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