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#1 ubernewb

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Posted 19 August 2005 - 12:05 PM

normally i would go into some little story behind my latest mod and what i did and how i did it.. this time let's just throw that crap out the window and get straight to some sexy sexy pics!!


first off, here's what i came home to today..

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that foam lasted maybe 2 seconds..

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within 5 minutes the build had begun, starting with the top..

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then the front panel..

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before you ask, yes i had the same issues getting the stock diffuser/buttons in. little bit of filing, little bit of sanding, little bit of flame, and she was fixed..





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#2 ubernewb

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Posted 19 August 2005 - 12:09 PM


next it came time to put the guts in it..

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up until this point, everything went right in with no issues whatsoever. then came the damn dvd drive. and damn did that suck.. constant fiddling until it finally went together right..

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oh so sexy..




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#3 diablomastabarb

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Posted 19 August 2005 - 12:11 PM

lookin good so far beerchug.gif

#4 ubernewb

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Posted 19 August 2005 - 12:16 PM


and then it was time to power it up..

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god i love it.. once i get my crystal jewel in the mail, this thing is going under the tv next to it's siblings.. too bad this is the only one that's not an official le wink.gif

next step, throw some leds in the matching controller that i picked up from Arjun..

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#5 ferrari_rulz_02

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Posted 19 August 2005 - 12:18 PM

looks sweete

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Posted 19 August 2005 - 12:25 PM

Up next, off with the gay jewel...

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Posted 19 August 2005 - 12:28 PM

QUOTE(irishdrunk @ Aug 19 2005, 10:36 PM)
Up next, off with the gay jewel...

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got any pics of it?

#8 ubernewb

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Posted 19 August 2005 - 12:31 PM

pics of the xcm jewel? not at the moment, but i can take one real quick..

right now it has a black jewel from my old halo le.. i have a crystal le jewel on it's way so that's going on as soon as it gets here. beerchug.gif



edit: hey, guess i did get a picture of the jewel up close.. so giddy i musta missed it when uploading to photobucket.. laugh.gif

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Posted 19 August 2005 - 12:58 PM

your right, its not the best looking jewel.

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Posted 19 August 2005 - 02:17 PM

looking really sweet!! i love that ruby color.......

#11 gcskate27

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Posted 19 August 2005 - 02:27 PM

congratulations on putting the internals of one xbox into another... beerchug.gif

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Posted 19 August 2005 - 03:50 PM

DAAAYYUM that ruby is a beaut......but it looks like, (or is this just me) that ur bezel is a lil darker, jus use the aluminium foil on the dvd drive front and all will be gud.

very very nice never the less.

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Posted 19 August 2005 - 07:23 PM

QUOTE(ubernewb @ Aug 19 2005, 01:27 PM)
next step, throw some leds in the matching controller that i picked up from Arjun..


Boy do I miss that thing. lol.

That's damn sexy man. Nice install. Who did you end up getting the jewel from?

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Posted 19 August 2005 - 07:26 PM

I now must have one... biggrin.gif love.gif

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Posted 19 August 2005 - 07:34 PM

hum I wonder if red is your favorite colour? </sarcasim>

nice xbox there mate




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