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Hey guys,

Just took the plunge and purchased an XSPC RX480 to join my RX 360. I want to mount this on the back of my HAF X and was wondering if anyone had done this before? I have had a fair search but cant find any pics.

I was thinking of going to the hardware store and making a custom mounting using the 120mm holes on the back.

Anyone have any ideas?
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post #2 of 7
Have a read through this:

http://www.overclock.net/water-cooli...l#post14159692

This guy had the same issue.
Edited by Jokah - 7/27/11 at 4:49pm
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Originally Posted by Jokah View Post
Have a read through this:

http://www.overclock.net/water-cooli...l#post14159692

This guy had the same issue.
yeah thanks mate, actually have seen it already. Hard to source those rad mount kits here so hoping to go down another route. I will be sure to take pics and post a work log after the weekend
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post #4 of 7
What about the EK ones http://www.ekwaterblocks.com/shop/ra...older-120.html. I still think something like this is your best option. Could mount some lower down on the rad as well if you feel one set is not sufficient. Just drill a few small holes to your case as long as they line up in a suitable place.

There are other mount options like these out there. You dont have to make your own. Although you could make something cool and original if you did decide to do something yourself.
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The easiest and probably cheapest way to do this is to buy 1 or 2 cheap 25mm fans ($3 if you know where to look) and rip out the propeller. Voila you have your own version of the swiftech radbox that doesn't look like crap and costs much less ;]
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The easiest and probably cheapest way to do this is to buy 1 or 2 cheap 25mm fans ($3 if you know where to look) and rip out the propeller. Voila you have your own version of the swiftech radbox that doesn't look like crap and costs much less ;]
nice thinking my friend!
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i going to buy haf x in this weak just and am thinking to make water cooling using RX480 Quad Fan Radiator, but i don't have space in my desk so it have to fit inside the case, so u think its possiple ?
coz by details the haf x have 550mm and RX480 Quad Fan Radiator got 520mm it should but am just not sure coz the way they designed haf x i think its not just straight there must be something inside it that wont allow it so wt u think?
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