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Old 03-24-2008, 12:49 PM   #11 (permalink)
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Default Re: Small mod on my Gigabyte Aurora 570

I actually did in fact use a glue gun lol.

I normally use epoxy but I couldn't seem to locate that darned tube.

Theres a picture of a mod I did a while back with an old server case where I cut something like 11 80mm fan holes using a hole saw.

Thats also what I used to cut this one.

4.5" hole saw.

The general idea is to get some fresh air to the area around my cpu a la the mosfets and northbridge, as well as my graphics card and memory.

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Old 03-24-2008, 02:45 PM   #12 (permalink)
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looks awesome!

I just ordered an Aurora 570 myself, I plan on installing a second intake fan in the front in the unused drive bays

Ill have 2 intake, 2 exhaust, 1 on my TRUE in the same direction as the intake/exhaust, and then a smaller 80mm on my HR-03 vga cooler


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Default Re: Small mod on my Gigabyte Aurora 570

I need to buy a hole saw. I'd have so much fun with it, I'll definitely need it for my next project, but that wont be for a while. My next mod will be fairly expensive.


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