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Damon Sutherland
By: nomad8 Rating: 7 (5 votes)
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Cost: $500
Last updated: 01/10/2007
   
Info: AMD XP 2200+
Epox 8RDA+ motherboard
768M PC2100 memory
MSI Gforce 3 64 M DDR video
Muse 5.1 surround sound
80G Maxtor 7200 rpm HD
CD-RW
16x DVD
Sunbeam fan controller
Thermaltake volcano 11 cpu cooler

My buddy and I won an AMD XP 2200+ processor at an AMD reality tour here is Chicago. So we both decided to build a new computer around the processor. I decided that since my computer was down in the basement where it’s dark mostly, I would like to lighten up the place a bit So I bought an all acrylic case with several UV reactive fans, blue, red, and green. Then I decided to cover all the wiring coming off the power supply with UV reactive wiring sleeves. I chose two colors, yellow and red (which is actually orange looking). I then added two black light tubes one of which was made for a computer and the other I purchased at Wal-Mart on clearance that was design for automobile use. I just stripped the ends and connected molex connectors on the ends and plugged it into an available powered molex connector. I now had UV light, which looked real sweet, but now I need something brighter. I looked and looked and found nothing I liked. Finally, I was shopping Wal-Mart, again, and in the clearance section, and found many of the neon rings designed for subwoofers. I bought several packages, took them home, cut off the ends and plugged the ends into a molex connector and it worked. What’s even better is that the neon rings are sound activated, and can be turned on and off from a switch that is pulling power from the computer. Lastly, I added the glow wire in the bays where further hard drives would go.
Comments: (6)
I call it "The Bachelor&q
I call it "The Bachelor&q
MisFiT_ commented on 2007-06-20 20:01:10 that:
Very very nice

lost commented on 2005-09-22 22:00:00 that:
u should call it the halo or something. nice round cathode.

Psychotic_god commented on 2005-09-13 22:00:00 that:
Whoo-oo, very nice, amazing job....

HoLoDreaM commented on 2005-03-30 22:00:00 that:
that round cold cathode is really cool

pdbuzz commented on 2003-11-10 22:00:00 that:
Cool! Love the rings idea!

wanksta commented on 2003-11-10 22:00:00 that:
take the tt hsf grill off ur temps will go down


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