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Dalchi Frusche November 10, 2011 09:34 AM

Double Dragon Case Mod-reverse double ATX)

UPDATED 8/4/15
Hey all,

Sorry about the time lapse. Time to revive this build log.

Now that school is done and found a comfortable steady income, time to start collecting materials to begin working on the case. Bear with me as it might take a while to get everything constructed. I'll be fitting in work in between diaper changes of our new baby due next month.

So.... this will be a build that will take a long time to complete(just warning everyone now) :o Just wanted to get some input while in the planning stages of the build.


P - Pending
O - Ordered
H - Have

  • MSI Z87-GD65 Gaming ATX Extreme OC - P
  • CORSAIR Vengeance Pro 16GB (2 x 8GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 2400 - P
  • Corsair RM Series 850 Watt ATX/EPS 80PLUS Gold - P

  • Swiftech Apogee XL PPCS Custom Dragon II - P
  • Corsair AF120s Twin Pack Quiet Edition(x2) - P
!!! A huge thanks goes out to [@]Osco[/@] for donating the below bitspower fittings to the build!
  • Monsoon Chain Gun Compression Fitting - 3/8"ID x 5/8"OD Red - Quantity: 2 - H
  • Bitspower G1/4 Male to Female Extender - 30mm - Matte Black - Quantity: 4 - H
  • Bitspower G1/4" D-Plug Male / Male Coupler Set - Bold Red - Quantity: 1 - H
  • Bitspower SLI / Crossfire Multi-Link Adapter Pair - Deep Bold Red - Quantity: 2 pairs - H
  • Rigid PrimoChill Ghost Compression 3/8in. ID x 1/2in. OD Fitting Knurled Grip Anodized Black - Quantity: 1 - H
  • Bitspower Quick-Disconnect Male w/ Inner G1/4 - Matte Black - Quantity: 1 - H
  • Bitspower SLI / Crossfire Crystal Link Tube Set - H

  • Black Gutless Paracord - H (Night Shark Leftovers)
  • Red Gutless Paracord - P
  • White Gutless Paracord - P

UPDATES - Most Recent First

3D Renders
Watercooling Concepts

Waterfall Custom Reservoir - leaning toward single loop at the moment, but this would be a double loop concept I did.


First Watercooling Parts

Thanks goes out to Osco @ OCN for the donation of several fittings and SLI extensions.


Design Considerations

Air Flow Plan/Diagram



Was able to get my hands on two non functioning computers that had cases with similar structures to use. Thanks goes out to the local repair shop for this donation!


Sleeving Options - Not sure which to pick.... what's your favorite?

-Thanks all for checking out this plan in progress. :D

Liu Kang November 10, 2011 10:04 AM

Kang approved.

Love how you used the heakiller CPU block in the design as well... :)

Toyoracer November 10, 2011 10:20 PM

I like it with some white, brightens it up a bit. :)

Nice layout.

Pabz0r545 November 10, 2011 10:46 PM

Looks badass! Reminds me of when I used to live in a trailer. Double wide is better then single wide!

I voted Red,white and black. I love that color combo.

Dalchi Frusche August 13, 2015 09:54 AM

Revived thread here : http://www.hardwarecanucks.com/forum...tch-build.html

Dalchi Frusche August 13, 2015 10:01 AM

DELETE - Old Thread

Re created thread because I thought I broke it. SugarJ helped resolve issues with new thread.

sswilson August 13, 2015 10:20 AM

Heh... I'm just going to lock it in case we run into problems later. :)

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