Oct 21, 2014 Written by: MasterC

Awesome Mod: "Strix Soar Sky" by Autobot Chao

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The featured mod this week is Strix Soar Sky by pro-modder 'Autobot Chao' from Thailand. He is a fan of Hasbro's Transformers series, and was inspired to bring the Strix owl to life just like a Transformer.  Components from ASUS and CoolerMaster were used to make the project possible.  Here is his vision of Strix Soar Sky before he started, let's take a brief look at how his meticulous work took shape and how his original idea evolved in the process.  You can check out his full work log here.  Stay tuned to see more awesome mods, and vote for your favorite mod in November!

Before Concept and After Result!

STRIX-OWL-MOD

Parts Used

  • ASUS Strix GTX 980 graphics card
  • ROG Maximus VII Hero motherboard
  • Cooler Master V1200 Platinum PSU
  • Cooler Master V8 GTS heatsink
  • Cooler Master JetFlo 120 fans

1 Parts

Plan

Cut

Assemble

Paint

Wings Complete

26 Wings Done

Paint

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Jetpack Complete

33 Engine Done

Base

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Paint

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Base Complete

39 Base Done

Mount

Assemble Tail

Erection

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Mount Jetpack

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Install Buttons

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Final Touchup 

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Ta-Ta!  Strix Soar Sky ready to soar - with movable wings!

A Close Look

Rear View

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All Fired Up!

73 Done Light

Made in Thailand

76 Done Light

Face-to-Face with Predecessor 

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Proudly brought to you by Autobot Chao 

81 Suchao

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