X

This website uses cookies.

This website uses cookies to improve user experience. By using our website you consent to all cookies in accordance with our Cookie Policy.

I agree
Learn More
Cool Gadgets, Gizmos, Games and Geek Stuff on Technabob
VISIT OUR OTHER SITES: THE AWESOMER | 95OCTANE

AT-AT PC Casemod is Cooler Than Hoth

by Paul Strauss
Advertisement

I was just watching that Family Guy episode where they referred to Imperial Walkers as “robot camels,” and they are so right. Not that it makes AT-ATs any less cool – especially when the AT-AT in question is actually a computer.

at_at_pc_casemod_1

Modder Asphiax has put together this Imperial Walker PC using one of those giant Hasbro AT-ATs as the starting point. Instead of Imperial troops, the AT-AT PC has a Zotax Z68 Mini ITX mobo inside with an Intel Core i7-2600K CPU, a Sapphire 6870 GPU and 8GB of RAM.

at_at_pc_casemod_insides

The system is cooled by Koolance 370 CPU and mosfet waterblocks along with a Heatkiller NB/SB waterblock, and XSPC pump, 2 x 240 radiators, 4 x 120mm Enermax Fans, and controlled by a Scythe Mediabay. Boy, that sounds more complex than the insides of an actual AT-AT. Then again, they probably didn’t need much cooling on Hoth.

It also has a USB powered Arduino which controls a pair of red lasers installed in its head-cannons. Cool.

at_at_pc_casemod_3

You can check out more photos of the AT-AT PC build, and many other sci-fi inspired mods over on Asphiax’ website or his SCIFI OCD Facebook group.

at_at_pc_casemod_2

Deals in The Technabob Shop



Antler Playing Cards

Antler Playing Cards

Deal: Notti Smart Light

Deal: Notti Smart Light

The School of Life Bus Home

The School of Life Bus Home

Advertisement
Alpha Romeo 4C Getting Big Updates for 2019

Alpha Romeo 4C Getting Big Updates for 2019

Fantastic 1976 Kremer Porsche 935 Race Car for Sale

Fantastic 1976 Kremer Porsche 935 Race Car for Sale

Wealthy SOB Shells out Millions for Last McLaren Senna

Wealthy SOB Shells out Millions for Last McLaren Senna