Recent content by sffman

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    Prototyping Sidearmd T1, CNC + AIO + 9.35L

    Will there be perforated aluminum panels as well or just mesh?
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    Prototyping Sidearmd T1, CNC + AIO + 9.35L

    Too heavy for me. I'm going to make a case out of aluminum foil.
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    Production Modivio xCase - customizable console-style case

    How much would 3D printed titanium cost?
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    Prototyping Sidearmd T1, CNC + AIO + 9.35L

    I'm thinking of using an LT240 with a 4000+ rpm 25 mm fan in combination with a noctua slim fan. That should provide enough cooling for an overclocked 3950x.
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    Custom side panels for sff cases

    I may consider that. I would need to get the tools to cut and polish metal, but it's doable and copper that is at least 5mm thick is not hard to find. Free hand drilling while making a uniform hole pattern would be hard for sure, a drill press should be okay though. That would definitely cut...
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    Custom side panels for sff cases

    I made the panel flat to help decrease costs and difficulty of fabrication, but I was still quoted $2500CAD for both side panels. I think the it's the ventilation holes that are making it expensive followed by the use of copper which is much pricier than aluminum. A different company quoted...
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    Custom side panels for sff cases

    That's a good point, I think I underestimated the whole fabrication process. I'll probably simplify my design a bit and then submit for a quote to different companies out of curiosity. It'll probably be really expensive though.
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    Custom side panels for sff cases

    Has anyone made a custom side panel, expecially for the Dan A4? If so, which company did you use or did you make it yourself? I'm thinking of making thicker copper side panels with a brushed finish for my Dan A4 silver case after seeing the copper panel that is available for the Ghost S1. What...
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    Prototyping Sidearmd T1, CNC + AIO + 9.35L

    I prefer perorated aluminum panels because I fly a lot with my computer and tempered glass is susceptible to shattering.