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HAF Pipe 480 (Spectrum Edition)

As the first build in the Project Spectrum Line Up the HAF Pipe 480 (Spectrum Edition) features over 3 meters of addressable LED strip, this together with a custom made LED controller from a collaboration between Richard from Designs By Richard and Yorick Smilda (AKA ProAce) creates a one of a kind lightshow never seen before in a computer system.

Together with a watercooling setup to match with polished acrylic waterblocks, a custom 3D printed CPU block bracket, a 480mm radiator and much more all parts come together in a spectacle of light, looks and performance.

Parts list:
Case: Cooler Master HAF X*
CPU: Intel i7 5820K (@4.4GHz)
Motherboard: ASUS Rampage V Extreme
RAM: Essencore KLEVV CRAS DDR4 2666Mhz (4x4GB)
PSU: Cooler Master V1200
SSD 1: Klevv Urbane U610 480GB (OS drive)
SSD 2/3: Samsung 850 series EVO 500GB (hidden under PSU cover)
HDD: Western Digital Velociraptor 1TB

EKWB CSQ CPU block (Acrylic/Nickel) polished to a clear finish
EKWB 780 DCII waterblock (x2) polished to a clear finish
EKWB D5 pump and acrylic pump top polished to clear finish
Hardware Labs Black Ice SR-1 480mm
Nanoxia CoolForce fittings
Nanoxia CoolForce PETG tubing 16mm
Bitspower ball valve (as drain port at the back)

SpectrumHD LED controller (prototype), custom made for this project
Addressable LED strip (60 LED’s per meter), several meters used
Corsair PWM SP120 fan with white rings (x4)
BitFenix Spectre 230mm Black
Nanoxia CoolForce single sleeved white cables
3D printed CPU lighting bracket
3D printed front I/O Spectrum cover
Custom designed/made/powdercoated aluminium PSU cover
Custom designed Sponsor light panel

*The case was modded to fit a thick 480mm radiator in the top portion of the case, the HDD bay has been removed to fit a custom made full length PSU cover and to suspend the reservoir from the 5.25 bay area bottom panel.

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  • Wojtek Minner

    Nice <3