Death from Above

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  1. mad_mic3

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    Hi Everyone

    A new Good Cause Build Project for the start of 2016

    Good Cause: To be allocated by Ma Baker

    Pics are only for a "reference only", these are not my pics & any credit for them goes to the rightful owner/s


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    Build name: “Death from Above”

    Build Theme: Black Ops Air Craft

    Build material/s: Composite, nonferrous, plastic

    Build Scale: By eye from pics

    Computer Hardware: M-itx, ?????????????????????

    Build time: January > March 2016

    If you want to help out with hardware or the likes, pm me

    Thanx’s for looking

    mad_mic3:)
     
  2. Zenator

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    Interesting subject :thumbup: Will be watching. :tongue:
     
  3. Ma Baker

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    Wow looks to be another amazing build. :thumbup:
     
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    i'm in :thumbup:
     
  5. MR CHILLED

    MR CHILLED D'oh!

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    Looks fantastic, good luck with the build, I'll be watching.
     
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    mad_mic3

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    A bit early to the party ladies & gents:eek:, suite up & get some r&r
    but on a positive note, It will be a mild gaming machine:)
     
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    mad_mic3

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    A little bit

    Hi Everyone

    A Big Thankyou to "Kelvin"
    he sent over a Asrock B85M-ITX m/b
    Intel G3258 Cpu & stock HSF for this project


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    Thanx’s for looking

    mad_mic3:)
     
  8. Ma Baker

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    Shows how well respected you are mad_mic3 when members are getting in this early in a build. :thumbup:
     
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    mad_mic3

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    With the support from Kelvin & other members "Panda's build" donors that make this possible, hopefully we can put a smile on someone's face by helping out in some little way
    It wont change the world, but it will show there is still hope for man kind;)
     
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    mad_mic3

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    Parts Testing 1

    Hi Everyone

    Still no shed time
    So time to give the m/b & cpu so testing time & try out a little bit of BFBC 2 & BF3 gaming

    Grabing some of the Desk hardware to make it all work

    “WTF” Plug it all in & power it up, it powers straight up & off again,
    the Corsair ax1200i test function glows red,:mad:

    change pwr supplie & its up & running
    Its heading back to the shop for a warranty claim next week

    Yep, the CM HAF is just a little big for the M-ITX Board


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    Done some usual benching to make sure its stable, here’s 1 result
    Unigine Valley run:thumbup:


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    Thanx’s for looking

    mad_mic3;)
     
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    ASIGN_Baz "Maker of awesome stuff"

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    My instant solve for twitchy technology is to take it out in the garden and drive a steel picket through it's heart.

    My router never bothered me again. Neither did my Bunnings Arc welder......
     
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    Hey Baz, lol, ill see what they find under warranty 1st;)
     
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    A Gentleman & Scholar sent 2 x 4gb Gskill ram:thumbup:
     
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    MR CHILLED D'oh!

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    A fellow forum member? Wow, that's an awesome effort, well done whoever that is :thumbup:
     
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    Yep a fellow member:thumbup:
     
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    Hardware Wanted

    Hi Everyone

    Hope you's all had a good xmas & new year:)

    Time to chase up some hardware before starting the build

    1: 1 Ssd "120 gb or greater"
    2: 1 Tb or 2 Tb Hdd "spin drive"
    3: Mitx graphics card, suitable for 1080 gaming
    4: Sfx pwr supply
    5: 1 x 90 deg pwr chord
    6: Aio cooler "120 or 240" size
    7: 2 or more 60mm fans

    Will add more specific items as required, eg: sleeved cables etc etc

    Let me know if you can help out, post here or pm

    Thankyou

    mad_mic3:)
     
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    I havnt got around to putting it there yets;)
     
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    note to self; get out of the fs section and lurk in more forums.....

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    lol Kev, where all guilty of the fs section bargain hunting:eek:
     

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