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Death from Above

Discussion in 'Modding Worklogs' started by mad_mic3, Aug 29, 2015.

  1. Zenator

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    Nice! Now the fun begins:D
     
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    @ Ken, yep:thumbup:

    Heading down the shed to start making the m/b tray & associated brackets

    check back for some pics or 2 in the next couple of days;)
     
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    ATX Pins

    Hi Everyone

    Put a updated ad in the WTB section
    http://forums.overclockers.com.au/showthread.php?t=1185849

    After checking a couple of different combinations for setting the hardware up
    The most compact & functional way is with the Graphics card in the PCI-E slot

    This will become apparent further down the track as it all comes together


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    Time for marking out, 4mm alloy should do;)


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    Mother board tray marked out, drill & tapped


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    Power supply, back io panel in the making


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    Still need to do a cut out for the io"s


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    Thanx"s for looking, commenting

    mad_mic3:)
     
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    Shaping Up

    Hi Everyone

    After a couple of busy hours in the hideout,
    Using just basic hand tools:thumbup:

    Cut-out the I/o hole & added a strengthen fold


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    View showing how much the atx 24 pin needs shortening


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    Swapped out the Air cooler for the AIO,it will become clearer in the next couple of day how all this fits up


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    Just a piece of foam, its what you do with it that counts


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    Time to mark up some Foam


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    Just your normal hard point hand saw


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    Start sawing till you get the shape you require


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    36 & 60 grit sand paper, a piece of Dowl, Offcut of timber & a piece of conduit for sanding blocks


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    Time to get out the Fusion glue


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    Adding a Tail piece & Front compartment section, i'll need to add more to these in the next couple of days


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    I ordered some Atx/ Pci-e female pins :thumbup:

    Thanx’s for looking & commenting

    mad_mic3;)
     
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    That's looking nice and compact.
     
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    Hey Zen, yeps:)
     
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    hey mic3, the WD black is doing a world tour before it comes to you,

    HO CHI MINH CITY to JAKARTA to SINGAPORE onto SAMUT PRAKARN now leaving GUANGZHOU for who knows where...

    i'm making a map so we can keep up!!:D:weirdo:

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    Hey Kev, Its rocking it snail mail old skool:thumbup:
     
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    Love the build that takes you many places with many materials!

    Good work Mic.

    Baz.
     
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    Thankyou Baz:)
     
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    Revision 2

    Hi Everyone

    Back to square 1, such is life:p

    Time to pick a different Heli type also Apachie Type maybe

    Cut 2 pieces the same & start shaping 2 air ducts/ scopes


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    Inside the left side still needs finishing


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    Missile carriers


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    Making them a little more aerodynamic


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    Also got a new Tail section made, but no pic of that yet:o

    More cutting & shaping 2morro, maybe get some glass on the inside of the scopes;)

    A couple of ocau members are coming over to lend a helping hand this weekend:thumbup:

    Thanxs for looking

    mad_mic3:)
     
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    Starting to take shape mic, Looking good. :D
     
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    Looking good. :thumbup:
     
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    Thankyou Ken & Ma:)
     
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    Looking great. :thumbup:
     
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    Thankyou Mr C:)
     
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