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Do you currently have a HAF X?
Why I ask, is because if you don't have one yet, then you could consider a 932, which has provision for mounting 120mm fans on all areas of the case. I replaced all the 200 mm fans that came with mine with good quality 120mm fans as soon as I received the case.
Fitting two 120mm fans in the front was easy, and the two 120mm fans on the case floor as well as four on the door really provide good airflow.
how did you mount the 2x 120mm fans on the front?
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how did you mount the 2x 120mm fans on the front?
I had some leftover plastic 5.25" bay fan holders from various builds I've done.
You can buy them as accessory fan holders from various computer suppliers.
Or you can simply use a couple plastic tie straps to hold a 120mm fan, or two, into position in the front bay area.
Check out the HAF Club linked in my sig. for lots of tips on modding the various HAF cases.
    
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post #13 of 14
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Originally Posted by DerComissar View Post
I had some leftover plastic 5.25" bay fan holders from various builds I've done.
You can buy them as accessory fan holders from various computer suppliers.
Or you can simply use a couple plastic tie straps to hold a 120mm fan, or two, into position in the front bay area.
Check out the HAF Club linked in my sig. for lots of tips on modding the various HAF cases.
i prefer to properly mount the fans and not have to gerry-rig anything with zip ties
i can't find the 5.25" drive bay fan holders

i thought people can mount 2x 120mm fans in the front of the haf cases where the 230mm fan is only
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I have an NZXT 166cfm 200mm fan in the side panel and front of my HAF-X. They are not true 200mm, so I had to use zip ties to mount them, but they push way more air than the stock fans. I also have a Scythe Slipstream 100cfm 120mm fan mounted in the top 5.25" bays and a Scythe Kama Flex 100cfm 135mm fan mounted on the HDD cage blowing towards the graphics cards.
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