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That's on air, you were planning on watercooling, you can't fit a radiator in the antec 902. You'd have to have it external to the case.

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That's on air, you were planning on watercooling, you can't fit a radiator in the antec 902. You'd have to have it external to the case.

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So i should go with the cm690 II and use the Xspc Rasa 750 rx/rs240?
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to be fair, the antec 902 comes with 2x 120mm intake fans in the front, 1x 120mm exhaust fan in the back, and one 200mm exhaust fan at the top. Most of the other cases don't come with so many fans straight from the factory (which is how these were tested). Not to mention the fact that it's still lacking when it come to water-cooling options, which is what you're looking for.
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jayxx9, here is my cm 690 II. Do you think it is ugly?





I agree, my camera is ugly.
    
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^wow that's a huge window. how do you remove it to get to the innards?
off-topic. sorry... but i must know...

edit: to add some on-topicness, i should mention that to install hard drives on a antec 900/902, you have to remove both side panels, unscrew 8 thumbscrews (four on each side) to remove the hdd cage, then screw in at least 2 screws to hold it in place, slide the cage back in, reinstall the 8 thumbscrews, and put both side panels back on. What i'd highly recommend looking for in a case is a spot for a thick 240 rad, filtered intakes, good cable management, expandability options, and tool-less (or at easily accessible) hdd options
Edited by Georc - 5/25/11 at 8:42pm
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jayxx9, here is my cm 690 II. Do you think it is ugly?





I agree, my camera is ugly.
actually thats quite nice.
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so if i get the cm 690 II will the water cooling be a the best way to go?
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^wow that's a huge window. how do you remove it to get to the innards?
off-topic. sorry... but i must know...

edit: to add some on-topicness, i should mention that to install hard drives on a antec 900/902, you have to remove both side panels, unscrew 8 thumbscrews (four on each side) to remove the hdd cage, then screw in at least 2 screws to hold it in place, slide the cage back in, reinstall the 8 thumbscrews, and put both side panels back on. What i'd highly recommend looking for in a case is a spot for a thick 240 rad, filtered intakes, good cable management, expandability options, and tool-less (or at easily accessible) hdd options
And does the cm 690 II for fill all of those iyo
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And does the cm 690 II for fill all of those iyo
definitely. It's fact, not opinion, that the cm690II is better in these respects (without modding) than the 902. It was designed with these things in mind. Imo, they are implemented well too. I just didn't want to say "like the cm690II advanced" in my last post to avoid sounding like a broken record
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post #30 of 30
Also, don't get the Vertex II. P68 boards make really good use of the Vertex III which doesn't cost much more.

I bought CM 690 Adv II cases for my 2600k builds, really excellent case. Highly recommend. Nice and simple styling and has every feature you could really want I think.
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