Blackmesa II Part 2 Switched lighting
I continued the wall theme around to the front of the case and added an orange window to the drive-bay door on the front.


Blackmesa II Part 2 Switched lighting
The water for the water cooling system sits behind the window...


Blackmesa II Part 2 Switched lighting
...which can be seen through,... well the window.


Blackmesa II Part 2 Switched lighting
Here is a little Perspex piece I made to mount switches that will be used to operate the case lights. It fits over the two 3.5\" drive bays.


Blackmesa II Part 2 Switched lighting
These are the push switches used to operate the lighting. They will be protected by rubber switch covers to give a more industrial look to the switch panel.


Blackmesa II Part 2 Switched lighting
Once the wires were soldered and sleeved the switches were mounted behing the bay covers with the orange plastic panel.


Blackmesa II Part 2 Switched lighting
The finished module with the switchs rubber covers fitted..


Blackmesa II Part 2 Switched lighting
Here is the switch module mounted in place of the case front. (far right)


Blackmesa II Part 2 Switched lighting
Because I didn\'t want this project to be too shiny - I am looking for the beaten up industrial look, after all - keeping all the lightning in the case UV gives an excellent look to the UV Perspex parts, like this Valve logo on the side panel.


Blackmesa II Part 2 Switched lighting
The front door window with UV backlighting.


Blackmesa II Part 2 Switched lighting
The switch panel was dirtied down.
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