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Mounting 140mm fans on NH-D14

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I remember seeing a thread about this somewhere but I can't seem to find it.

I'm wanting to use fans with 140mm mounting holes on my D14 and while the default clips fit - I have to stretch these quite a bit and some fins get bent in the process.

Anyone have any suggestions?

TLDR: How do you mount 140mm fans with 140mm holes on a NH-D14?
post #2 of 4
is this the thread.
if its to do with air cooling, then search for ehume;)
http://www.overclock.net/air-cooling/957861-secrets-d14-ch-1-introduction-solo.html
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Thanks for the response, but the megahalems clips are for 120mm fans (up to 38mm?). Is there an alternative to zip ties?
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Depending on your mb, a 140mm fan with 140mm frame/screwholes may end up looking like this:

Aero_Cool_Shark_14cm_on_D14_2_.png

You can use a hacksaw or jigsaw and cut off the corner, I suppose.

Also, see item 5 in my sig to learn about ziptie screws.
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