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PrometheusCon 30th September 2005, 21:51 Quote
Peltier Beer cooler FTW! :D

again...
ZapWizard 30th September 2005, 21:57 Quote
I will vote for my fellow Austin Modder:

MiniG5ized
Vigfus 30th September 2005, 21:57 Quote
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I wasn't actually flaming anyone so don't please start.
Sorry, i didn't make the comic. Just thought it represented the situation. You know, X saying bad stuff to Y and such...
Mattt 30th September 2005, 21:58 Quote
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Originally Posted by Meanmotion
Ok, a few elaborations:

1. Sorry Mattt, no offence, it is very well done.

2. Principally I think it's unfair (and lets not forget that this IS a competition for a real prize) to have a none-case-mod in a case-mod-project-log competition. Or maybe i missed the point?

3. I have a thing against wasteful use of energy and you can't get much worse than keeping a drink cool/hot using a peltier. It's analoguous to having a water cooled system that has a constant flow of water from the cold tap!

4. Who has a beer long enough for it to get warm? I'd much rather have a ready supply of cold ones to keep 'em flowing.

5. When complete it will actually be quite large, so more encumbering than a simple foam insulation surround.

Ok, I think I'm done, off the top of my head. I by no means hold these opinions with any great fervour I just want to defend/explain my earlier points.

Couple of editions since first posting:

7.

I wasn't actually flaming anyone so don't please start.

8. The reason i made my initial point was in reaction to the feeling of, 'Yeah, i like beer as well!!?' Like it made you cool or something? When it was a vote on the best project.

Once again I say, I don't mean any offence just don't want to people to think I was starting something. (hehe, probably too late for that.)

1. none taken, and thank you ;)

2. would have to let the bit-tech staff awnser that, they were the ones who picked the final 5.

3. the device uses under 60watt's so less then a common light bulb. the electroincs is designed to be energy saving, the pelteir is not always on, only when the temperature increases/decreases above or below the temperature set by the user.

4. I personaly take my time over beer and like it not to warm up while im drinking it, on hot days you can notice a change in temperature of the beer after just 1 or 2 mins.

5. It also does a whole lot more then a foam surround, and its not as if its been designed to be sold in the shops.

6. you missed :p

7. not going to get into.

8. I dont think so, most made technical comments about my design and others befor casting there vote.
Meanmotion 30th September 2005, 22:06 Quote
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Originally Posted by Mattt
1. none taken, and thank you ;)
...

Cool, glad that's all cleared up. ;)
Lancer 30th September 2005, 22:07 Quote
MiniG5ized for President!!!
NoMercy 30th September 2005, 22:09 Quote
Vote: Contender 3 - Feeding Frenzy

Reason: The informative commenting and ideas :)
iMaGiNe 1st October 2005, 00:45 Quote
go for the coolermaster.. not only is he my older brother but that case is really nice and i like the ideas he keeps firing at me on what he should do... sigh... wish i was bright and exciting for once :'(
bahgger 1st October 2005, 00:54 Quote
Beer cooler please :) The rest don't have anything really going for them in terms of overall outcome yet and are far too early in their stages :(
Marquee 1st October 2005, 03:40 Quote
Beer Cooler, is was not just built but tested like a phyices test, for being smart and coming up it something so guy like you get my vote m8.
Firehed 1st October 2005, 05:01 Quote
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Originally Posted by Da Dego
They're all very good!

I like the look of the up-and-coming couple mods, the g5 and Rev.Zero, but they're not at a point yet (either log or mod wise) to be winning a prize.

For current effots, I would have to say Feeding Frenzy++. Though hopefully next month we'll also see some of the more unfinished projects back in the race (and looking forward to FrozenFire and Moondust)
*blush*

My vote goes to Feeding Frenzy as well
Pballer98c 1st October 2005, 05:32 Quote
Contender 2 - Rev.Zero
mobius9 1st October 2005, 07:18 Quote
the peltier cooler, because I was going to make a retractable bawls cooler, and am learning a lot from this one.
Adnuo 1st October 2005, 08:46 Quote
Top Nurse's Feeding Frenzy for me. Such awesome attention to detail totally makes it for me.

votes_Feeding Frenzy+1
jezmck 1st October 2005, 12:50 Quote
it's been said, but why isn't there a proper vote on this thread?
It would make it easier for everyone.

My vote goes to miniG5sized, though it looks like there's already a clear winner :(
(yeah I know I've gone against my own value-for-money opinion in feedback)
CraZiE 1st October 2005, 19:11 Quote
My vote is for MiniG5ized
Zut 1st October 2005, 20:29 Quote
MiniG5ized definately :D
dragontail 1st October 2005, 22:02 Quote
the peltier cooler/warmer wins my vote, only just though, the other entries were all quite good too.
uwannabigmak 1st October 2005, 22:40 Quote
Theyre all amazing. Id have to say the beer cooler/tea warmer just wins, though because of the raw time and skill needed. However, it was a REALLY tough choice.
Tommy.N 2nd October 2005, 09:33 Quote
Rev.Zero will have my vote, I'm very excited to see where this project lands. Keep up the good work ;)
kenco_uk 2nd October 2005, 17:38 Quote
After reading through the logs over a few days, I found it extremely hard work to narrow it down to one that I liked the most.

So I've picked two :)

MiniG5ized for a PC-case mod and the pelt cooler for er.. just being so freaking cool!
PHILIP1193 2nd October 2005, 17:58 Quote
j-peppers mod all the way

Phil
dire_wolf 2nd October 2005, 18:36 Quote
Rev.Zero ;)
Xiachunyi 2nd October 2005, 18:44 Quote
My vote: The Peltier Drink Cooler/Warmer
Firefox90 2nd October 2005, 20:50 Quote
Rev.Zero because I am modding the same case and am impressed at how the conversion is coming out, although MiniG5ized is close behind.
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