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Black & white COSMOS II Mod by Clandestinodz

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Good morning everyone,

Here is my current worklog for the 2012 competition based on a CM COSMOS II

Hardware:

Mobo: Asus Rampage 4 Formula

CPU: Intel I7 3930

RAM: 4X4 Go Corsair Vengeance LP

PSU: CM 1200 w Silent Glod

GPU: SLI MSI 680 GTX

HDD & SSD: Raid 0 Corsaire GT

2X 2TO seagate for storage

CPU and GPUs will be watercooled

Let's start

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As soon as I got it, I had to dissembled everything and it took me 15 mn en 15mn

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What's left :D

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I have divided the work log in different steps and they are as follow :

1st step, Painting

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2nd step, sleeving

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3rd step the acrylic

4th step , watercooling

5th step: the finishing

I recieved the first parcel for the mod

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1st and 2nd step, Painting & sleeving

finishing first the preparation of all the plastics that gonna be painted

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I've also installed 5 fans

2 Akasa white LED

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2 artic and one fractal 140 mm

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I've also finished the sleeving of the case

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My ceramic knife, a must have for modding purpose

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Sata heatshrink

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Final result

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I've also tackled the case to put a 360 rad in the bottom part

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helping my self with a dremel

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A rad mount

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integration Of the rad

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installation of the PSU and it fits perfectly

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Still have some room to do a push/pull

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Installation of the mobo to cut the case for some cable management

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Finished the painting and here is the result

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Hope you all like the result, stay tuned for more :P

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update

I finnally managed to fix both rads, 360 in the bottom part and a 280 in the top part

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the reservoir won't be fixed but only maintained by the tubing

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When I started the project, I was planning to link the pumps to the rad like this, but I changed my mind, u'll see why later on

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Installation of all the components to check if it fits properly and it does so far

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I've also put the smll HDD cage from the bottom part and fixed it instead of the bigger one

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I've also made a hole between the two parts

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And put this fitting

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Made some space for the cable management

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Putting back the components

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The 140 fractal fans on the rad

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The 1st GPU

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Koolance 13/19 fittings ( I love it)

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installation of the tubing, wasn't that hard :)

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the temporary result, kind like it

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First swithch on, love the red led on the mobo

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with the small ROG logo

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Next step the acrylic

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Update

Before talking about the acrylic, let me show you what I've done with my SSDs and side panel

I've decided to put the SSDs in the hot swap , using the HDD holders

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and put all together

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I found those stuff that gonna be handy for the cable management

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The side panel now, cut and prepared for painting

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a pics with and without flash

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Having a lot of red on my mobo, I decided to add some Red sleeving

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next step the acrylic

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Update: The acrylic part

First my avatar

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Final result

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And placed

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Next, the interior

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Check if it fits with the mobo, and it does

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Covered with white carbon fibre vinyl

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cutting holes

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re testing everything

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Some carbon fibre

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And done

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24 pin sleeved

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put all the components back

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Some more pics

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C ya soon for more update

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Hello everyone, some small update

I finally managed to get two big holes for the pomps

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I've also added dust filter on every fan, in order to clean easily

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I finally got my tygoon tubing, and believe me it's a must have :P

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I've also received my fan regulator, I love it

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Next step, lightening :D :D

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