Mark Rimmell (markrimmell) wrote,
Mark Rimmell

The new PC project is coming along. Following a train of thought inspired by Andromeda's comment yesterday I think it's going to be called a "Bambleweeny 57 Sub-Meson Brain". I'm beginning to think green lights would have been better and more alien...

The fan-panel donated by Uncle Nemesis. Someone has cut out the divide between two holes so this is where I thought I'd put a grill and the cold cathode tubes.

You can tell a geek's kitchen by the computer component packaging in the swing-bin.

Stuff has arrived. A 120mm 220-240v AC fan from ebay.. Only thing is it's a 125mm fan and only 3 mounting holes line-up... Well that's ebay for you. It is very quite, even when plugged in.

The 125mm fan on the stripped down panel.

Also the Cold Cathodes have arrived. See test below. Strange thing is if placed next to the control cable for the CPU fan they increase the resistance and slow down the fan, not desirable but I can move the cable and they will be screened by a steel panel once in place.


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