PCs4VETS Awareness project: Medals Of Valor (SCREAMING EAGLE) http://www.pcs4veterans.org/
PCs4Vets is a IRS registered 501 © (3) charitable organization and a registered SDVOB that refurbishes computers and then donates them to veterans and their family members, along with FREE educational training and software.
Service Disabled Veteran Run 501c3 foundation hiring Service Disabled Veterans to refurbish computers for Service Disabled Veterans.
Being a Charitable foundation and this a auction build, most of the products used are sponsored in this project.
Inspiration for this creation is VALOR in battle honoring the courage, merit and gallantry of our soldiers.
CASE: Cooler Master Cosmos II
MOTHERBOARD: ECS Golden Board Z77H2-A2X Black Extreme
CPU: INTEL I5-3550 LGA1155
RAM: Kingston 16GB Quad Channel DDR3 - 1866Mhz Memory
GPU: ECS Black Series GTX 680 (the only one in the world, they decided not to market the card)
PSU: ECOMASTER ENERMAX sponsored a LEPA G1000 Power Supply
SSD: Intel SSD 320 Series 160Gb, Corsair Force GT 240Gb
DVD: Compaq Presario CQ50 SATA Laptop CD-RW DVD-RW DL Lightscibe Multi Burner Drive AD-7561S
USB ADD-ON: NZXT IU01 Internal USB Expansion Board
CPU: Thermaltake Water 2.0 Extreme Closed Loop
GPU: Dual fans on Card Shroud
MEMORY: Kingston HyperX KHX-FAN-B Cooling Fans
FANS: 4x Ecomaster LEPA Blue Chopper fans, 4x Prolima Tech Blue LED 140mm and 120mm 1x Coolermaster 200mm case fan
FANS: Scythe SY1212SL12H Slip Stream Slim (Under radiator push side fans fix)
CABLES: Corsair Professional Series Black Sleeved extension cables (I may sleeve some of the cables)
CUSTOM: Blue Hexis Di-Noc
CUSTOM: 3M 3D Effect Carbon Fiber Di-Noc
CUSTOM DECAL: Lethal Threat Rip and Tear Eagle with Flag see thru
CUSTOM EMBLEM: Replica U.S. Army Medal Of Honor
CUSTOM EMBLEM: Silver Star Tribute Coin
CUSTOM TRIM: Gold Automotive molding
LIGHTING: NZXT LED Light Cable, 2x LOGISYS 12" Blue Cathodes, 2x LOGISYS 4" Blue Cathodes
KEYBOARD: AZIO Levetron Mech 5 Mechanical
MOUSE: AZIO Levetron GM533U Gaming Mouse
SOUND: Klipsch ProMedia 2.1 Computer Speaker system
Our concept design is to enhance the beauty of the Cosmos II by adding some color, a grill, improve the vent look and HONOR our Wounded Warriors.
This Custom creation will be auctioned and will pay to refurbish 30 to 50 laptops
The primary scheme is the Medal Of Honor. The GOLD and the Blue will be seen throughout but Bronze and Silver Stars will also be represented.
This project will be a team project and I will be adding to the following member list as they commit.
Reno Vatio - design partner and artist, from concept ideas, colors, design and most of all graphics, Reno is a graphics wizard. His logo will be added to jpg's soon.
Products so far include:
COSMOS II - Sponsored by Cooler Master
ECS Golden Board Z77H2-A2X Black Extreme Sponsored by ECS
ONE OF A KIND and very honored to have it,
THE ONE AN ONLY ONE IN THE WORLD,
BLACK SERIES ECS GTX 680: sponsored by ECS
Sponsored: Thermaltake Water 2.0 Extreme, Ecomaster LEPA Chopper fans.
I contributed and HUE for lighting
Kingston Sponsored: Kingston 16GB Quad Channel DDR3 - 1866Mhz Memory and a SSDNOW 200 128gb drive
AZIO Sponsored: AZIO Mech 5 Mechanical Keyboard
INTEL Sponsored: INTEL I5-3550 LGA1155 and a 160GB SSD
Sponsored: Prolima Tech Fans
Prolima Tech Sponsored: Blue LED 140mm and 120mm Tech Fans for the build and
Prolima Tech PK-5 Thermal Compound
ECOMASTER ENERMAX sponsored : LEPA G1000 Power Supply
You paying attention?
The Build/MOD begins:
What do you mean I wasn't supposed to start the build???