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Fireplace Computer Casemod Runs a Little Hot

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What better way to keep warm this winter but by the crackling warm glow of an LCD screen with a PC behind it.

fireplace_computer_casemod

Now I know that custom PCs are often overclocked and can generate a bunch of heat, but I doubt that this fireplace computer would keep your room as warm as a real fire. At least they could have put an original Xbox 360 in there. Whoa. Snap. Who said that? Yeah, I did.

fireplace_computer_casemod_2

How about that devilish fire in the second photo – it’s just a little more ominous than that warm and cozy fire in the first pic, eh?

I really couldn’t find out much about this casemod, but when I saw these pics over on Mike Deal (aka ZoneDancer)’s Flickr stream, I had to post them. All I can figure is that it was on display at the recent PDXLAN 16.5 event in Portland. That’s about it. Let me know if you guys find out who built this awesome thing, so I can give credit where credit is due.





Comments (3):

  1. Americanfreak says:

    You can see the work log and get all the info you want at Modders-Inc.com. Here is the link to the work log http://bit.ly/gYkkre

    • technabob says:

      Thanks for hunting this down. I was having a hell of a time finding anything about who built it.

      Some great details in the work log there. I can’t believe that it can actually output smoke.

  2. Anonymous says:

    All i can say is that the guy who built that must be a genius, and a real stud!
    Oh wait. I built that!

    Thanks for the compliments and thank you Americanfreak for watching out for me.

    It was a fun build.

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