The Ugly Duckling

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The Ugly Duckling

Used and unloved parts collected over time and repurposed, The Ugly Duckling on its way to becoming a beautiful Swan!

Custom colling loop created by splicing together Corsair H90, Antec H2O 920, reservoir and new clear tubes, with liquid.cool CFX Purple. Running on cpu and gpu.

Gpu is a custom hybrid, incorporating the aio pump/coldplate attached with NZXT G12 bracket and utilising the original Strix dual fan shroud.

Mod's planned -

1.psu/basement cover and motherboard armour in brushed aluminium.

2. Paint black rads and gpu components and ram heat spreaders white. Vinyl dye black plastic fans white.

3. Cable extensions for 24 & 8 Pin power and pcie 8 pin

4. Replace top 200mm fan with rgb 200mm

5. Illuminate NZXT logo on gpu purple and fashion cpu pump illuminated purple cover.


Color(s): Purple White
RGB Lighting? No
Theme: none
Cooling: Custom Liquid Cooling
Size: ATX
Type: General Build

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Hardware

CPU
$ 85.00
Intel - Core i7 2600K
Socket: LGA 1155
Cores: 4
Motherboard
$ 111.50
ASUS - P8Z68-V PRO
Chipset: Z68
CPU Socket: LGA 1155
Size: ATX
Memory
$ 38.68
HyperX - Blu
Type: DDR3
Capacity: 4 GB
Memory
$ 38.68
HyperX - Blu
Type: DDR3
Capacity: 4 GB
Memory
$ 38.68
HyperX - Blu
Type: DDR3
Capacity: 4 GB
Memory
$ 38.68
HyperX - Blu
Type: DDR3
Capacity: 4 GB
Graphics
$ 123.00
ASUS - ROG Strix
Chip Manufacturer: NVIDIA
Chip: GTX 970
Storage
$ 75.00
Kingston - UV400
Form Factor: 2.5 Inch
Interface: SATA 6 Gb/s
Capacity: 240 GB
PSU
be quiet! - Pure Power 10
Wattage: 600
Form Factor: ATX
Efficiency: 80+ Silver
Case
$ 299.00
Cooler Master - Storm Stryker
Type: Full-Tower
Side Panel: Window
Monitor
$ 89.99
Dell - P2416D
Size: 24 Inch
Panel: IPS
Refresh Rate: 60 Hz
Keyboard
Cooler Master - Devastator II
Interface: Wired
Key Switch Type: Membrane
Type: Full Size
Mouse
Cooler Master - Devastator MS2K
Interface: Wired
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