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  1. 2 dear friends call me and say, "if we walk out of here a bit of CASES to give you", I do not ... I repeat 2 times in the afternoon are at their laboratory (thanks DAVIDE and Mattia). Among the various cases and pc to fix or throw that gives me, I see one beautiful, I hasten to load everything into the car. Once I downloaded the situation between what to keep and throw away, inspect it this mystique homes with words, but I can not figure out what model it is and what brand, presents a disc on top of the arms with plastic protruding seem at first sight not split. The case is in poor condition (at least externally) dirty, greasy I do not know what, scratched, with 3 missing pins and bad smelly too ... but the interior is in excellent condition with no rust ... and dry with a nice fan supplied . I go home and when I have a moment of free time I start looking for the model to understand more, at the end I find that is a cooler master mystique 632S, I look good and I find that the front panel can be opened with LED lights there is no That's why that disc placed on top of the case ... it served to open it ... as well as turn it on .... Anyway I find the case beautiful and functional, I love the square houses and mighty, examining it I discover within the selling price of 115 euro ... but!Set it up this guy! and will have to work hard. Here is the complete model. I was planning to take a nice Hackintosh, I also have a nice motherboard tested and kept ready for use ... I decided to fix it and reuse it as cheaply as possible, so farewell furniture front panels (but does not matter) because out of production and the pieces parts are no longer available .. Besides a nice fresh coat of paint, I decided to remove the hard top (I don't like it), having regard to its uselessness, and put a key switch tube, recovered one cannibalized from an old server 486. The put it next to the doors wirefire, audio, usb superior, aesthetically it will look good. I remove the circular disk that I do not absolutely love it, and that ruins the linear aesthetic that I like, but I find that there are a lot of holes due to the various cables that connect: led hd, on, off and reboot, in addition to its indentation of 1 mm in the sheet, so I decided to use a two-component metal putty to close everything and get a nice flat surface, I had never used it before, I'll put 2 strong recessed handles that will give you a more powerful over the comidità to be able to move here and there, it is a big job because the surface must be perfectly flat, otherwise after painting you will notice the slight defects (I'm a perfectionist :) ) I close the holes on the opposite side with scotch of paper, I would not want too much putty comes out, because once it is solidified like cement. Preparing to remove the panel in its entirety, for degreasing surfaces use a fantastic product that is generally used in the case, cleans perfectly even plastics pcs old (but does not make them go white when yellow, my macintosh remain so sigh!). Here are the components disassembled, I have to say I'm filthy, because as I said, I'm going to do a daayumn Hackintosh, then keep it at home on your desk, a nice washed and disinfected think it's a must. The components washed ... but I have not yet decided whether to repaint, maybe a different color ..! Separately wash the dust filters with a normal detergent. Here at the end of the color of the remaining water .... Roll out well and clothes, now the filters smell .... I leave in abeyance, now I have to figure out how to proceed with the color, I made several photomontages with photoshop to give me an idea ...While I think about it, I proceed to the removal of color on the left and right bulkheads and the bottom panel (it is black too).Here is how to present the internal structure without the 4 panels .. In the top panel have to drill to put the key switch and the 2 leads. As for the LEDs take the original structure from the round disk, and then mount it under the panel with glue, but I have to make small holes and I have to be very accurate. This is the small support where the LEDs are fixed. Here's what I need, but I will change the cable with led, now we are both white, I'll put them to the hd red and green for power, I have one full-skatole, disassembled by other PCs and set aside in case of need. I take the measurement from the original disc. Here is the result. Meanwhile purchase on ebay recessed handles FLIGHTCASE 5.19 each, for me they are quite cost also because I try to spend as little as possible and recycle everything, but I like too much, I make sure the measures, but especially the depth, I have available 9 mm stocking by a hair, and the case is wide enough to contain them. Choosing the graphics! I decided to keep it simple change its model name, also because it is no longer an original 632S ... So I call CM632M (cm means coolermaster, M for modified) the name RESURRECTION is easy to see, I find it beautiful. This is a photo montage with grab handles, as it should be. The handles have arrived, SDA, fast shipping. I must say that I'm really beautiful and also heavy. Prepare the panel where I will have to drill the holes. Prefer rounded corners, I prepare with my drill. Once drilled the holes, repositioned the paper tape. After cutting with DREMEL like. I measure for holes I'm going to fix them with screws allen black with a diameter of 5 mm on e bay I found them but I will try in the various DIY in my area but it will be a company to find them. Find exactly as I wanted, in a hardware store stocked "Macciachini" in Varese ITALY. Not all grills are in poor condition, so I paint only the worn and rusty. Polishing with sandpaper and subsequent coats of primer must dry for 12 hours. Front panel mounted again. Remount the bottom panel painted with rivets. Any good self-respecting modder must have a hand riveting tool. Now came the turn of the legs, when I accepted the cabinet had only 2 one without gasket, long ago I recovered from an old case these anti vibration feet I had dismantled before throwing it away, it was the only thing that could be recovered. I mount them ... fantastic! Back to top sheaf where I set the ignition key. I had some trouble to fix the door led, I tried it with silicone ... But it was not firm enough, so I removed, cleaned and fixed again with the note glue ... but I think my next purchase will be a hot glue gun. HOUSTON, HOUSTON WE HAVE A PROBLEM! Mounting it with the rivets, I realized that he had committed an error of assessment, the screws that mount the front handle impact the support of the case, housings 5.25 that I had not calculated ... here are the pictures. So I pick up my pseudo Dremel and will practice the cuts, do not want to totally remove the supports (even if they are not vital for the structure) but will cut only the parties concerned. Now stocking everything perfectly. Paint bulkheads. Since my workplace is primarily a balcony located on the 2nd floor for painting I built this box removable, I avoid doing damage, even if the painting is not perfect and has some impurities in theory should paint indoors to avoid contamination. Bulkheads right and left painted, 2 coats of matt black, my favorite. Here it is mounted. Painting logo Mystique. Here are the steps for graphics on adhesive paper. With a lot of patience, precision cutter and cut the mask This motherboard a SMI K9N6PGM2-V recovered from a pc for some reason thrown away. Will travel with this processor, but this also recovered from a damaged motherboard. AMD Phenom X3 8650 Triple-Core 2.3 GHz (HD8650WCJ3BGH) Processor Application logo painted, I decided to leave it all black. Back in 1989 when I was in school graphics and everything was done manually, I had purchased a small compressor and airbrush nib 350,000 pounds at the time, then with the advent of computer graphics has taken a different path, and the guns were always Less frequently used, this material has been placed in the garage collecting dust for all these years, and now I decided to reuse it for decorating homes, with my experience HAZARD AF-024 I realized that using cans for small text does not okay, salivate excessively and the color is deposited on the edges, so the gun is ideal. But I'm missing the cable that connects the compressor airbrush lost ..., no problem ebay comes back to help with a charge of 15 € including shipping. Application of graphical masks this is the result after painting ... up visual Thank you for watching. Google translator PLEASE DON'T KILL ME!! :-)
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