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So I know this little guy is a hotbox that needs additional cooling. I came across guide this morning and it peaked my interest in a 200mm fan inside the roof or the side panel of the Lian Li PC-A05NB.

http://modmenshow.com/827/blog/how-t...ize-250mm-fan/

The fan you might ask?

Either a Antec Big Boy 200 or the Cooler Master 200mm Black Fan.

Update////

I also could get this 4-Pack CM fans, paint chrome fan grilles black, and do a 2 120 fans in the roof.
Edited by bluedevil - 5/10/11 at 8:38am
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i have a xigmatek 200mm in my haf 912.but i know it will not fit on the top of the case, the rails that hold the case together on top are only 140mm apart. so a side panel fan that big is only viable. also make sure you take the heatsink into consideration, on my d14 (just by eyeing it) i have 6mm of space. so you would have to position it perfectly.

hope this helps, if not the xigmatek, go with the CM
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Updated OP.
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ya look into the XigamaTek fans. ikem beat me to it
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My vote will always be "bigger is better". LOL
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Quote:
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My vote will always be "bigger is better". LOL
Lol....yeah I thought that might be the case....

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Edit: wrong thread la... soz.
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Decided to "debling" my case and repaint it. thanks all!.....reps to follow.

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dammt wrong thread
Edited by ikem - 5/16/11 at 11:42am
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Frago......case inbound.

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