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13 post without a trooper/stryker in sight? BLASPHEMY!!!!
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Hey guys, a Trooper owner here (pics soon). I am trying to watercool my rig and already have a Swiftech Slim QuietPower 360 Radiator lying around, and a 45mm 240 copper rad for the bottom.

Here's my question -

1. Where is the best spot to mount the 360 considering I will also need to mount the 240 radiator?
2. If I mount the radiator top/front, then where do I mount the mechanical HDD considering it runs hotter than a SSD and takes more space than the SSD as well..
3. I have an idea to change the front fascia of the trooper from mesh to a brushed metal like finish (Similar to obsidian or silverstone cases), is there a simple way to accomplish this?

Thank you!
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post #6883 of 12469
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Originally Posted by benito View Post

13 post without a trooper/stryker in sight? BLASPHEMY!!!!

That is one clean, green machine!
Can I ask about the bottom shelf type thing that covers your PSU etc? Did you make it yourself and did you have to do much modding/cutting?
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post #6884 of 12469
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Originally Posted by Magical Eskimo View Post

That is one clean, green machine!
Can I ask about the bottom shelf type thing that covers your PSU etc? Did you make it yourself and did you have to do much modding/cutting?
I Made the PSU Cover my self, it is two pieces of steel welded together then I cutout the spot for the bottom rad. Link to build log in sig. There are pictures there of how I made the PSU cover
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post #6885 of 12469
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I Made the PSU Cover my self, it is two pieces of steel welded together then I cutout the spot for the bottom rad. Link to build log in sig. There are pictures there of how I made the PSU cover
Cool okay smile.gif

So I'd like to join this club now! I've filled out the form, here's a link to my kind of build log with pics of my stormtrooper smile.gif http://www.overclock.net/t/1373769/build-log-swap-from-define-r3-to-cm-stormtrooper#post_19603892
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post #6886 of 12469
Quote:
Originally Posted by benito View Post

13 post without a trooper/stryker in sight? BLASPHEMY!!!!

I gotta ask, but cutting the case like you did probably didn't do much good for the rigidity, right?

However it does look awesome!
post #6887 of 12469
Quote:
Originally Posted by ChironX View Post

Hey guys, a Trooper owner here (pics soon). I am trying to watercool my rig and already have a Swiftech Slim QuietPower 360 Radiator lying around, and a 45mm 240 copper rad for the bottom.

Here's my question -

1. Where is the best spot to mount the 360 considering I will also need to mount the 240 radiator?
2. If I mount the radiator top/front, then where do I mount the mechanical HDD considering it runs hotter than a SSD and takes more space than the SSD as well..
3. I have an idea to change the front fascia of the trooper from mesh to a brushed metal like finish (Similar to obsidian or silverstone cases), is there a simple way to accomplish this?

Thank you!

you can mod it and mount it in the top.
if you do the front... well you need to make a mount for the hdd
as for the 240 without modding top or bottom without drawer.
you in theory can mount the 360 up top without modding but 1 side will not have good airflow.

but once you get into modding case.... sky is the limit
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post #6888 of 12469
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I gotta ask, but cutting the case like you did probably didn't do much good for the rigidity, right?

However it does look awesome!

without the top rad w/mounts and the front three fans and their mount the case is flimsy, once the top rad and the mount for the three front fans are in place it stiffens up a bit, and when the side panels are on it is fairly solid. i leave the left side panel off though. i look to see it.
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post #6889 of 12469
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Originally Posted by benito View Post

without the top rad w/mounts and the front three fans and their mount the case is flimsy, once the top rad and the mount for the three front fans are in place it stiffens up a bit, and when the side panels are on it is fairly solid. i leave the left side panel off though. i look to see it.

Cool Mod, Question, What Res do you have mounted in there? Mabye a link?
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Cool Mod, Question, What Res do you have mounted in there? Mabye a link?

http://www.performance-pcs.com/catalog/index.php?main_page=product_info&cPath=59_318_657&products_id=26443
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