Published on 8th February 2011 by
Originally Posted by Razer2007(...)
It one gets 2nd or 3rd place, can you take you design, or does Phobya/Aquatuning own it?
Originally Posted by subtecI'd like to remind the entrants that soliciting your friends to vote for you or otherwise gaming the poll is both unfair and disrespectful to the hard work put in by the other entrants, as well as doing a disservice to the community as a whole.
To the voters:
Please take the time to consider each entry based on the merit of the design and how well it meets the goal of being a "case designed for water cooling."
Please do not vote just for your friends' entry, or the design that's been rendered the nicest. This is not a beauty contest, nor a popularity contest. There are or have been good designs that have fallen behind because people are voting for the wrong reasons. With as few voters as this contest has been getting, gaming the votes, even by a just a few, can have a real impact on the outcome. I would hope that people would want the best designs to make it through, and put aside their own self-interest.
Originally Posted by ixmatalsubtec - although you are right on point, you are arguing against human nature - competition - is the modern and more "civil" aspect of survival. And many,many, people will subconsciously do anything it takes to survive i.e. "win". It has been proven again and again by scientist and psychologists.
That is why I make it a point -not- to tell family or friends when I am engaged in a competition unless it is for charity.
Either way, This has been a true learning experience, and like Guile mentioned - many long nights trying to figure out how to "draw" surfaces without using pen or paper
"And may the best design win!"
Originally Posted by RoboduckThanks Guille. I don't know anything about sketchup so I wouldn't be a good candidate for making the rendering :(. I made a sketchup model because most everyone else is using sketchup and it would be interesting to see all the cases lined up in 3D :D
Originally Posted by Razer2007If ya guys need mine, just PM me.
Originally Posted by zukomonitorBeen checking in, but way busy at the mo... voted for my favourites again with the exception of Guille, who has greatly improved from stage 1 and deserves to go through!
Good luck everyone, I feel honoured to have taken part in this comp. :D
A big thanks to the people that voted for me...
Originally Posted by zr_oxIt would be great if you would enable us to change our votes up until the deadline. I only voted for three and for whatever reason forgot to vote for Dominus :-(
Originally Posted by M7ck256 wasted votes :( Some people aren't using all 5 votes.
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