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Originally Posted by Skripka View Post
It isn't a hassle to remove the 180mm fans, but TBH-I'd just get a case better suited to WCing off the bat. I just strapped my rad pack off the back panel of the case when I had my RV02, with a hole cut in the back for hoses.

I don't regret ditching my RV02 one bit. I originally got it for air cooling, hence the purchase, and then moved to WCing.

you didn't use the brackets for an inside mount? not enough room? I just want it cause it looks cool lol... my haf 932 is well suited for water but i hate the look of it... and the 800d everyone has, so i thought silverstone... their temjin is too expensive for me currently

EDIT: thanks skripka! gives me something to think about

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Originally Posted by veblen View Post
I don't have one but will try and get a picture later today (have to charge my camera).

You'll probably have to remove the 180mm fans; it's straightforward and not a hassle at all. Just screw removal.


thanks... just makin sure they weren't riveted on or something
Edited by badatgames18 - 5/7/11 at 9:00am
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you didn't use the brackets for an inside mount?
With the stack height of (my specific) fans+shrouds+rad+brackets there wasn't room under my GPU brick and the 180s. WCing is really a poorly included advertising point on the case IMHO. Sure people do it, as this thread shows, but you have to work around design headaches than just having it there.
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post #13 of 15
Check this thread out for ideas:

http://www.xtremesystems.org/forums/...d.php?t=258624

There are also a number of worklogs for watercooled RV02s.

As Skripka mentioned, it isn't exactly the best case for watercooling but it's not half bad for certain setups.
Edited by veblen - 5/7/11 at 9:04am
    
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Just got done mounting my 240mm radiator. I am gonna dremmel the side for exhaust vents. I am pretty stoked to see how this works..
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Just got done mounting my 240mm radiator. I am gonna dremmel the side for exhaust vents. I am pretty stoked to see how this works..
woa.. nice idea, but will your motherboard fit? thinking it's gonna be really tight
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