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    **** Phinix AURORA ****





    Aurora - (plural: aurorae or auroras) is a natural light display in the sky particularly in the high latitude (Arctic and Antarctic) regions, caused by the collision of energetic charged particles with atoms in the high altitude atmosphere (thermosphere). The charged particles originate in the magnetosphere and solar wind and, on Earth, are directed by the Earth's magnetic field into the atmosphere.


    Hello everyone and welcome to my new project log!

    This time I would like to show you something different. It won?€™t be a scratch build, like all my previous projects. This time I?€™m going to mod a case!

    I hope you liked my Cube and Nano Tower and now I?€™m hoping you are going to like what I?€™m about to start. So let?€™s see what?€™s brewing shall we?


    PHINIX AURORA


    It will be a case mod, based on Lian Li A04, a micro ATX case. Reason I picked this case is that it is one of the smallest mATX cases on market ?€“ it doesn?€™t have any particular feature that I was after. It is simple and easy to mod - this is why you can do basically anything with it

    I haven?€™t done any case mods before, so it is going to be a challenge for me, but also a good fun.
    I have some ideas what I?€™m going to do to this little case and would like to share them with you guys... again!


    Main ideas:

    ?€? Color scheme: white and blue, pure aurora
    ?€? Shape and size: very close to the size of the case itself:
    (W) 188mm x (H) 386mm x (D) 460mm
    ?€? White powder coating and painting
    ?€? Blue and white acrylic elements
    ?€? Customised side panels and front panel
    ?€? Watercooled CPU and GPU
    ?€? Internal ?€œpower chamber?€? including PSU and all wires and power junction
    ?€? Custom made drive cage
    ?€? Custom Interior lighting


    Hardware (may change during the project):

    ?€? i5 2500K OCed to the limits
    ?€? mATX motherboard
    ?€? 8GB of RAM
    ?€? GTX580 graphics card
    ?€? modular PSU
    ?€? 2x SSD and 2.5?€? HDD for storage


    Watercooling:

    ?€? CPU block/pump
    ?€? GPU block
    ?€? Double radiator
    ?€? Reservoir
    ?€? Blue tubing
    ?€? Compression fittings
    ?€? Temperature sensor + lcd display
    ?€? Blue coolant



    First phase has started - I'm gathering all hardware and items. It will take a while, but couldn't keep this project hidden any much longer:blush:

    So again... JOIN ME IN THIS NEW CRAZY MODDING RIDE !!! ::rock:



    My Phinix Aurora Project is sponsored by:


    MAYHEMS



    Mayhems kindly supported me with the following items:



    COOLER MASTER



    Cooler Master kindly supported me with the following items:


    ENERMAX



    Enermax kindly supported me with the following items:



    MNPCTECH



    Well known to all of us, professional modder Bill from MNPCTECH kindly supported my project again, by sending me these items:



    HINDLEYS



    Hindleys is a huge design and technology supplies shop, where you can buy all the kind of materials, tools, electronics, hardware and consumables and all the craft and design products.
    They kindly supported me with the following items:


    GIGABYTE



    GIGABYTE kindly supported my Aurora project with their Z77 mATX motherboard - GA-Z77M-D3H.

    EKWB



    EKWB kindly supported my project with their nickel/acetal water block for GTX670 with a nice backplate.



    SCYTHE



    Scythe kindly supported my project with their newly announced Scythe Kaze Station II fan controller!


    MONSOON COOLING



    Monsoon Cooling kindly supported my project with their compression fittings and adapters.






    CHILLEDPC




    Tom From ChilledPC is helping me out with his CNC cutting and powder coating services.
    I've been using Tom's services since 2008 - always pleasure working with him.
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    Looking forward to it!

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    After Nano-Tower; I cannot wait!

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    Thanks guys!
    Hopefully it will bring you all as much fun as Nano Tower and Cube!

    Here are the first photos.

    The victim....












    Victim's insides...;P








    Internal drive cages must go, I won't be using them at all.




    Those tool-less screws are pretty handy...




    These needed a bit help with screw driver...



    ..aaaand they are out!



    This support bit is going out as well, but I will use those holes for mounting power chamber cover...




    On this photo you can see how deep the radiator will go. 60mm thick one of course, will be mounted verticaly.




    Here you can see how high those 120mm fans go. As you can see top dvd bay bracket will also have to go. Radiator will take up a bit of that space later on. Rest of that are will be reveiled later




    Those top switches are mounted to the dvd bay so I left the bay inside, till I'll be ready to rip those buttons out....:naughty:



    That is it for now.
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    modding ::: ?PHINIX CUBE? ::: "PHINIX NANO TOWER" ::: "PHINIX AURORA" ::: "PHINIX CHIMERA" :::
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    Oh, another phinix-build. Must follow!
    Proud owner of a Lian Li A05NB

    Hardware | Intel Core i5 2500K @ 4,2 GHz | ASUS Maximus IV Gene | XFX Radeon HD6970 XXX | Corsair AX 750 | Intel X25-M 80GB Gen.2 | Western Digital Black 2x1TB |
    Watercooling | EKWB Supreme HF Cu Nickel | EKWB FC-6970 Ni+Ac w/ black backplate | Swiftech MCP355 w/ Bitspower DDC Ultra Tank | TFC Xchanger 240 w/ pull Scythe GT AP-15 | Tygon R-3603 3/8ID, 1/2OD w/ Bitspower fittings and rotary adapters |

    Running Windows 7 Ultmate

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    Love this case, I currently have my HTPC in one of these watercooled.

    Great little case with plenty of room for decent H20. Very keen to see what you do with this knowing your skill set.

    -PB
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    2x 120GB OCZ Vertex 2 RAID 0, OCZ ZX 1000W, NZXT Phantom (Pink), Dell SX2210T Touch Screen, Windows 8.1 Pro

    Koolance RP-401X2 1.1 (w/ Swiftech MCP35X), XSPC EX420, XSPC X-Flow 240, DT Sniper, EK-FC 295s (w/ RAM Blocks), Enzotech M3F Mosfet+NB/SB

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    Still can't believe Phinx is doing a case mod! should be epic

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    Cheers guys! Glad you joined in

    A small update today, I did a small "incision" - as I mentioned before top optical drive had to go, so I took my trusty cordless drill and get rid of that cage.

    Here are those switches that are mounted to the cage. I had to drill those rivets to separate switches from the cage.



    ...and here is the cage




    ...unwanted element partialy separated... You can see the shadow of "the instrument" I used




    ...and patient after procedure, fully recovered:thumb:





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    Now, I would like to present my first sponsor of this new project.

    MAYHEMS kindly supported me with their products.

    I received all their fantastic stuff:




    2 bottles of their blue UV X1 coolant




    2 bottles of UV Blue and UV Clear Dyes




    ...and this big guy - Mayhems MHE240 LE Quad pass double radiator:rock:






    Before I drilled out the drive cage I tried out this big fella inside the case.
    Look how big it is!




    All these will be cooling my hardware inside Aurora. I can't wait to pour in this coolant to the loop, but before this, there is a LOT of work in front of me

    So stay tuned fellow modders:dremel:
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    Guys, today I would like to present my second sponsor - COOLER MASTER!

    Last weekend I received a nice big box with these items inside:




    Cooler Master Silent Pro M2 850W modular PSU







    and CM Storm QuickFire Rapid Mechanical Keyboard!




    I'm going to stick in this big PSU in the case and take advantage of its modular cables to mod them in project color scheme.

    And this keyboard will nicely add a professional touch to the whole mod.
    I started to plan how can I mod this keyboard:eyebrow:.......


    Thank you again Cooler Master!:thumb:
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    Hi guys! I know, where have I been, right?
    Sorry, I was "away" from my project for a few weeks, had to deal with some family problems.
    However I was working on Aurora from time to time, so it wasn't entirely idle.

    NOW...I'm very happy to introduce you three new sponsors - I added them before to the main list, but just wanted to quickly show few photos of those items they kindly agreed to help me out with.

    ENERMAX - well known company from their PSUs and fans - sent me loads of fans - to match Aurora's color theme, I received white (Clusters, 120 and 80mm) and blue Lepa Casinos.









    Next presents came from our very well known modding friend and guru - Bill from MNPCTECH!!!
    Yep, after our previous adventure - Nano Tower - Bill generously supported my new project with his fantastic items:

    Mnpctech Machined Aluminum "Diamond Knurl" PC Case Feet


    Mnpctech Machined Billet Aluminum Fan Grill Blow Hole Kit 120mm


    16x Blue Anodized Case Thumbscrews


    80mm Chrome Acrylic HC Fan Grill


    PC Mod Digital Thermometer


    Bill's packages always put a smile on my face - look at these beauties!
    I tried out this blowhole on the case - it is perfect fit! Case is only 4mm wider than this aluminum disc - it looks sooo cool on top of it:rock: But that I will show you guys later




    Another package came from HINDLEYS - UK based, huge design and technology supplies shop. It is perfect for us modders - you can find every material you need to create scratch builds or case mods - all kinds of metals, plastics, timber, all kinds of tools, hardware and consumables. These guys kindly supported me with one of their huge 2mm thick aluminum sheet and this acrylic blue tinted round rod.



    It looks amazing under light. I know - you starting to think - what is he going to do with this? Well, you are going to see below in me next update
    Gimme few minutes, I'm preparing photos:thumb:
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    modding ::: ?PHINIX CUBE? ::: "PHINIX NANO TOWER" ::: "PHINIX AURORA" ::: "PHINIX CHIMERA" :::
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    So.. UPDATE TIME !!!

    OK, first sketchups.
    As this is case mod, all ideas are a bit limited to the shape of the case.
    Especially motherboard position or other main bits.
    Aurora will keep the original mobo position. PSU is placed below the mobo, so it needs some custom made "power cage" or "power chamber", like I called it in Nano Tower.
    I'm going to use front ventilation mesh to put my dual radiator in that position - vertically, with fans pulling air from the case outside.



    Now, you see that power chamber there, so here is how those walls will be mounted.
    I will cut out nice profiles from opal 10mm thick acrylic sheet. Also will use my old trusty brass inserts to mount those side walls.






    Now, you may wonder, what is going to go between that cage and radiator - there is plenty of space.
    As you already saw in first photos of the project, I took away all drive cages, optical and HDD cages. Because I love 2.5" dimensions of drives, SSDs and laptop drives, I'm going to use them also in this build.
    I wanted to create new cages for them, so designed them in Sketchup... a bit new approach to the subject



    As you can see I will also install reservoir on this "column".
    What I'm going to do is I will use 20mm thick round blue rod I received from HINDLEYS and make a nice two piece "spine" for the drive cage.
    Then using 10mm thick opal acrylic I will fabricate "shelves" for each drive.
    I will squeeze in 3mm thick blue tinted acrylic rectangles between drives and opal shelves to add a nice touch.
    THEN I'm going to light it all up with tons of LEDs!!:eeek:
    Yep, I know what you all are thinking now.. "how is it going to look?!" I wonder too...
    But I can tell you, it looks freekin' awesome in my mind!

    Here are few sketchups of how it's going to look:










    After those sketches it was time to start making those beauties!
    So I got some opal acrylic sheet and printed out some support stickers for those opal shelves.



    I put those stickers on opal acrylic sheet and cut them out, drilling those 20mm diameter holes too...




    After good few hours of filing and sanding first piece was ready!
    All done in hands using only small files and sand paper...






    There are some bits of glue left on the surface of this piece... need to clean it up a bit more...
    You can see some small bits on that photo below.
    Anyone know how to easily clean glue that left after a sticker on acrylic sheet without scratching it?...:worried: It took me hours to get rid of it:wallbash:





    One done! .... three to go....




    Now, here is this nice blue tinted acrylic rod.. I had to try out that ready piece how it goes on that "spine"
    To make it all steady and keep the shelf in place it will be screwed from behind :eeek:






    Guys, this all for now, I hope you like the small progress and photos:thumb:
    Next time I will cut some 3mm blue acrylic sheet for that shelves and need to finish up all three opal pieces left. Then it will be time for making those acrylic profiles for power cage.

    See you next time! :rock:
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    modding ::: ?PHINIX CUBE? ::: "PHINIX NANO TOWER" ::: "PHINIX AURORA" ::: "PHINIX CHIMERA" :::
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    Where is the pump going to go!?

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    Quote Originally Posted by c.ruel View Post
    Where is the pump going to go!?
    I will be using pump/cpu block combo.
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    star citizen :::
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    loooooking forward to how this is gonna turn out . very cool and unique tower

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    Guys, sorry for a bit long absence. My mum visited us for a month so I made a vacation from most of my activities
    She also bought me this and from the moment I installed it, it takes pretty much all my free time now



    But now I'm back!
    Of course the problem is that during a week I come back from work around 7pm when it's already dark, so cannot work outside. Only moment I can do some work are weekends.
    Today I spent few hours on finishing SSD cage/brackets.
    So here's a minor update.

    I can only work outside now, no more cutting aluminium or acrylic at home
    I'm saving some money for a new shed, which will be long and spacy. I will put all my tools there and will be able to do all my modding (read: make mess all over the shed)

    Right now, this work bench is all I have:waah:




    I was filing the edges of all SSD pads. Lot of work especially those small short edges inside.





    Couple of hours and it was all done.
    I also cut off two pieces of this blue acrylic rod, which will be a spine for the the whole drives/lcd/reservoir structure.
    I took it all home and used 400 grid sand paper to polish all edges under water.
    After 20 minutes it was ready to try out
    I'm pushing those rods with my hand so those shelves won't drop down. Those holes are a bit bigger then 20mm rod dimiter - they will be drilled through and screwed in with M3 bolts. I will use small brass inserts to mount them, same as I used in Cube.


















    Here's a try out in the case. All fits in perfectly, those rods will be mounted in special aluminum frames at the bottom and top of the case. Simple alu pieces with 20mm holes screwed in the the case base and fabricates top frame. I'll show that later when will be closer to mounting it all in.








    As you may noticed, at the beginning I wanted to do 4 shelves, but nowadays, when SSD prices dropped and bigger drives are much cheaper I don't think I will need 4 drives in the PC. I will go for 128GB, 256GB SSD and one HDD for storage. Enough I think...
    Of course I kept forth piece in case I change my mind later on. Structure will be easy to dismantle in case I would like to throw in one more drive. Flexibility is also important in the project




    Last photo - here are M3 brass inserts I mentioned before. These are perfect for quick and easy installation of acrylic parts. I will use a lot of them in this project.




    OK, this is it, small progress, but wanted to share it with you guys, I hope you don't mind.
    Next week will be cutting aluminum sheet to fabricate power cage!
    See you next time!
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    Quote Originally Posted by bundymania View Post
    This new project looks very promising !
    Cheers!

    UPDATE TIME !!!! )



    Well, small update, weather in Scotland is not spoiling me, if you know what I mean. It rains all the time during weekends and that is the only time I can work on my project

    So here it is, new update, all things I managed to do today before it started to rain again!

    As I mentioned before I wanted to cover whole rear of motherboard side (actually right side of the case).
    I cut out a big L shaped piece of 2mm aluminum and shaped it a bit to fit into the case.
    I cut out some L shape supporters for a bottom of the wall.




    To mount it I had to use the existing vertical bit that hold motherboard tray - didn't want to cut it out, it is good additional support for it. So to mount this big L shaped wall evenly to the existing part of mobo tray I had to fabricate small support bits. I drilled them and mounted to the mobo tray using rivets - right now they are black, temporary mounts, I have white ones for a final stage.
    Here they are, bottom one (at the bottom of the mobo tray) and top one (on the right of the mobo)






    Please don't worry about all the scratches and imperfections on the edges - they will all be covered with powder coat later and won't be seen.

    Here is how it looks in the case.






    Also drilled some holes for small long L shape support frames from photo #1.
    They will be mounted with rivets to the bottom of the case.




    Here is L shape wall mounted in the case. Now, don't worry about those support bits sticking out or difference in layers of those aluminum sheets - motherboard will cover it all when mounted, so it will all look flash.










    Please ignore black screws - these are also temporary - all will be mounted with white rivets and screws at the end.

    And here is a back of it. Those small l shaped support long bits are not screwed in yet.
    Whole wall is very steady, I'm very happy with the result.










    Now, these are 10mm thick opal acrylic bits I cut out before Christmas. I had to polish them and make perfectly even before I use them to mount power chamber walls to it.




    Big one is for front bit, small one goes to rear of the case and will hold top wall of power chamber.

    Because it rained at the end of the day, I had to stop working with my power tools, so didn't have a chance to cut out one more C shape bit that will go on right side, opposite to the one here on photo.




    Small one is temporary mounted with double side tape.






    Here is how it will be mounted. Side wall, front and top at the end. It's just a mock-up, so apologies for those gaps:blush:










    That would be all for now. I hope you guys like this small update. I will get back to it next weekend, of course if it won't rain!:wallbash:
    So, till next time!:thumb:
    rig ::: i5 2500K :: GTX780 :: 250GB + 128GB 840 PRO :: Gigabyte Z77 mATX :: 4GB Ballistix :: Hazro 27" :::
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    modding ::: ?PHINIX CUBE? ::: "PHINIX NANO TOWER" ::: "PHINIX AURORA" ::: "PHINIX CHIMERA" :::
    star citizen :::
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    Guys, couple of days ago I received a big package from GIGABYTE:thumb:
    Yep, Gigabyte liked my Aurora project and kindly supported it with one of their fantastic mATX motherboards - GA-Z77M-D3H.
    Very nice little board - it will keep my i5 OCed 24/7



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    modding ::: ?PHINIX CUBE? ::: "PHINIX NANO TOWER" ::: "PHINIX AURORA" ::: "PHINIX CHIMERA" :::
    star citizen :::
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    Guys, I was so glad that new weekend started and planned more work on my case.
    Guess what happened?!
    It's like a bad spell! First, in Saturday morning it started to snow!
    Then after few hours it rained!!!!:wallbash:
    I was so pissed off, I couldn't believe in this, so dressed a bit warmer and still went out!:rock:
    Unfortunately it started to rain even more, I soaked and couldn't work any longer. I didn;t want to damage my power tools on that rain, so packed it all up and went back home
    All I did is I cut out, shaped, filed and polished second C shape 10mm thick opal acrylic support stand for power chamber.
    S0 here it is: both stands together, new one next to old one (phone made photos). Both same, will be installed on the front of power chamber as showed on that sketchup picture.

    I hope I will have more luck with weather next weekend!







    rig ::: i5 2500K :: GTX780 :: 250GB + 128GB 840 PRO :: Gigabyte Z77 mATX :: 4GB Ballistix :: Hazro 27" :::
    input devices ::: Topre Realforce 45g TKL :: QFR w/browns :: Zowie EC2 Evo :::
    modding ::: ?PHINIX CUBE? ::: "PHINIX NANO TOWER" ::: "PHINIX AURORA" ::: "PHINIX CHIMERA" :::
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    Subbing in, Mike. Finally caught up.
    \Project\ Triple Surround Fury
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  25. #25
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    Aw no, the gods really do not favor you at the moment dude!

    .... sorry to much spartacus seems fitting though :P

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