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Added: 28.04.2004
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Owner: macos
Country: Finland


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Story:
I decided to give a new life to my old Mikro Mikko AT-deskcase. So I made HTPC from it. I thought it would be hard to fit ATX-power to small AT-case but after all it wasn't problem.

Now in old Mikro Mikko (former pentium 75) has duron 1800 inside and lives it's new life.

I forgot to take picture before mod but I have a picture almost_before_mod.

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Rating: 3.06 - Votes: 50

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huh?01.08.2006 06:26
simple, yet creative.I like it.I'd definitly love to have one at my house.I think the only thing that could make it cooler is blue LED's under it. nice job dude. 5/5

macos24.02.2005 10:34
MicroATX emo on, ei mahdu muuta. Ja kovalevyllä on "kelluva" asennus |_|

@dam20.11.2004 11:09
STEALTH THE DRIVE~

Mondi25.07.2004 23:51
Komia on. Itse kanssa alottelin mikromikko projektia. Mites onko tossa normi ATX vai MicroATX emo? Toi kovo taitaa seistä vaan vähän tyhjän päällä.

Quickblood05.05.2004 14:20
Agreed! Tower Cases look completely out of place in the living room, why do you think manufacturers are making desktop cases that look exactly like this. macos mate your case looks great. I don't have the money for the more expensive HTPC cases and am now thinking about modding a cheap beige one, you've inspired me mate.

macos05.05.2004 12:51
->Kalvin
If you think that towerPC looks nice in living room it's your opinion. But I think you are quite alone with your opinion.
And what comes to led fan. Can't you read my earlier "comment"

Kalvin03.05.2004 21:35
Once we got ridded of office-desktops for towerPC's... and now we are getting back where we started...whit hard work. Make any sense?
2/5.
Nice work...but don't lose those led-fans in this crab.

VesqS02.05.2004 15:23
Hieno on.

macos02.05.2004 11:07
tuuletin puhaltaa siilelle päin ja siilen rivat ohjaa ilma seinään päin ja powerille päin. Ja läämöt on emolevyn ilmoittamia, mutta ei ne kovin kaukana oikeasta voi olla kun ei tuo prossu kuuleri mitenkään erityisen lämpöiseltä käteen tunnu. Tuota blowholea oon kyllä suunnitellu mutta vasta sitte jos lämmöt nousee lähelle 60 C. Koska se on suhteellisen merkityksetöntä vaikka kellottamattoman prossun lämpötila olis 10 astetta korkeamalla kuin kunnon tuuletuksilla. Ja tuollaiset reiät lisää melutasoa, siksi en ole ainakaa vielä tehnyt mitään reikiä.

Darth Bender02.05.2004 00:31
hieno on... mietin vain paljonkohan tuossa auttais tehdä reikä cpu-tuularin yläpuolelle, mahdollisesti laittaa itse tuulari siihen kiinni ja lisätä jonkinlainen pikkutunneli... ihmetyttää kyllä että on noin alhaiset lämpötilat vaikka suoritin on niin lähellä sivupaneelia... mihin suuntaan se muuten puhaltaa?

Nado29.04.2004 14:09
i like the clean work. excellent!

geneerinen mika29.04.2004 11:49
Olipas hauska nähdä modi wanhalla uskollisella MikroMikolla :-) Kai olet muistanut päivittää uuden koneen tiedot siihen cd-aseman alta vedettävään pieneen lappuun?-)

macos29.04.2004 09:13
Specs. for the Led fan: noise 21 dBa and Max. Air Flow 32.4 CFM. This fan was the most quiet available in my store. I don't need leds but as I said this was best cooler for my project available in my store.
My CPU temperature is 42C when cpu usage 100% and 35C in idle.
I didn't want to make any windows or other disco stuff to my HTPC because I am going to put it in my living room next to the TV and Yamaha home theater amplifiers. So I wanted to keep it simple.

Darkness29.04.2004 06:20
Looks very simple... maybe add a window on the side, or some decals, but noting to tacky... looks good tho, and probably looks good anywhere 4/5

Quentis29.04.2004 02:01
Looks pretty good, simple and clean. Why bother with the LED fan if it doesnt get seen? Id replace it with a normal fan that produces more cfm for less noise. But thats just me. Good mod, 4/5