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post #9571 of 12478
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i never have seen a mobo without this option


side note to the person talking about making a relay on the 2rd led 2 pin
also i know where you can get clips for the 2 pin when you are ready to make a relay. there are several ways to do this let me know if you need helps !

One example would be my Intel DH-67CL.

I'll ask if if I need help with the relay. But like I said earlier, I'm a bit lazy so I don't know when I'll do it.
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post #9572 of 12478
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Originally Posted by JKuhn View Post

The built-in controller doesn't use pwm, it works by changing the voltage so it's compatible with any fan (you might have to replace the plastic connector casings for pwm fans, I can't remember if they're large enough)

Thanks =)
post #9573 of 12478
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Originally Posted by NE0XY View Post

okay, how about the Strykers built in fan controller?

The built-in controller doesn't use pwm, it works by changing the voltage so it's compatible with any fan (you might have to replace the plastic connector casings for pwm fans, I can't remember if they're large enough)

you will damage the electronics of most pwm electronics this way i would not recommend it
Edited by Mega Man - 11/15/13 at 3:27pm
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post #9574 of 12478
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you will damage the elcetronics of most pwm electronics this way i would not recommend it

By changing the voltage on the positive and negative terminals of the fan? I certainly wouldn't have expected that.
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you will damage the elcetronics of most pwm electronics this way i would not recommend it

But the fans aren't PWM which is why I'm using the controller, if they were PWM if would connect them to the motherboard.
post #9576 of 12478
Hey guys,

I just bought the CM Storm Stryker yesterday and boot tested it in BIOS with the stock intel cooler.

I am loving the case, but now I have to install & mount my Corsair H110 CPU cooler. I was wondering how everyone here likes to orientate their closed-loop, top mounted radiators? Should I have the tubing go from the CPU, up and to the right (over the RAM) or up and to the left (near the rear exhaust)? My config is that the Rad fans will be intake and exhausting out the rear 140mm. I was thinking up and over the RAM to keep the space clear for the main exhaust out the rear.

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post #9577 of 12478
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Quote:
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you will damage the elcetronics of most pwm electronics this way i would not recommend it

But the fans aren't PWM which is why I'm using the controller, if they were PWM if would connect them to the motherboard.

was not directed to you. he was talking to you i was talking to him
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Hey guys,

I just bought the CM Storm Stryker yesterday and boot tested it in BIOS with the stock intel cooler.

I am loving the case, but now I have to install & mount my Corsair H110 CPU cooler. I was wondering how everyone here likes to orientate their closed-loop, top mounted radiators? Should I have the tubing go from the CPU, up and to the right (over the RAM) or up and to the left (near the rear exhaust)? My config is that the Rad fans will be intake and exhausting out the rear 140mm. I was thinking up and over the RAM to keep the space clear for the main exhaust out the rear.

5ex1j2m.jpg

jyBPRFG.jpg

what ever way you like most !!!
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Hey guys, I decide to build my first watercooled tower with this sexy case.

I understand there is a 55mm total gap between top of case and motherboard without mods. So, you can fit 30mm RAD + 25mm fans there.

I read that you can do push-pull config with 2x 25mm fans and 30mm RAD (80mm total) at the bottom without removing HDD cage, but I'd like to know the exact maximum height before having to remove the HDD cage. Please let me know if you have this info.

I plan on having this setup as quiet as possible within budget so I was thinking:

TOP:

240x30mm Low FPI RAD with push or pull


Bottom:

240x30mm High FPI RAD with push-pull

or

240x54mm Low FPI RAD with push or pull

*Which of these two, from your experience, would be a better choice?

The fans I'm looking at are the Corsair SP120 Quiet (1450 RPM, 1.29mm/H20). I'll be watercooling the CPU and 1x GPU (SLI in the future).

Any inputs are appreciated.

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Hey guys, I decide to build my first watercooled tower with this sexy case. Warning: Spoiler! (Click to show)
I understand there is a 55mm total gap between top of case and motherboard without mods. So, you can fit 30mm RAD + 25mm fans there.

I read that you can do push-pull config with 2x 25mm fans and 30mm RAD (80mm total) at the bottom without removing HDD cage, but I'd like to know the exact maximum height before having to remove the HDD cage. Please let me know if you have this info.

I plan on having this setup as quiet as possible within budget so I was thinking:

TOP:

240x30mm Low FPI RAD with push or pull


Bottom:

240x30mm High FPI RAD with push-pull

or

240x54mm Low FPI RAD with push or pull

*Which of these two, from your experience, would be a better choice?

The fans I'm looking at are the Corsair SP120 Quiet (1450 RPM, 1.29mm/H20). I'll be watercooling the CPU and 1x GPU (SLI in the future).

Any inputs are appreciated.

Thanks
,

30mm rads can give you the quietest sounding case, you can fit 45s in the top and bottom without issue with most motherboards.
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FX 6100 Sabertooth 990fx R2.0 XFX 7770 Core Edition Samsung 1600 2x4 
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Samsung 1600 2x4 Unknown as of now  Piorneer BDR-208DBK Swiftech H220  
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Windows 8  Samsung 60" 120hz 3d LED TV Unknown Seasonic x750 
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Cooler Master Storm Stryker Unknown Pioneer 5.1 
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Lil Tough Guy
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AMD FX-8350 Gigabyte 990FXA-UD7 R7970-2PMD3GD5/OC  R7970-2PMD3GD5/OC  
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R7970-2PMD3GD5/OC  R7970-2PMD3GD5/OC  F3-2400C10D-16GTX  OCZ Agility 3 120GB  
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OCZ Agility 3 120GB  Seagate Barracuda 1TB  Segate Barracuda 3TB Rosewill RCR-IM5001 USB2.0 75 in 1 internal Car... 
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Pioneer BDR-208DBK Blu-ray Writer Swiftech H20-220 EDGE HD Liquid Cooling Kit Swiftech Komodo 7970 Swiftech MCP-35X2 
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Swiftech MCP35X2 Heat Sink Swiftech MCP35X Reservoir Swiftech Komodo 7970 Swiftech Komodo 7970 
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Alphacool 240mm XT45 Alphacool 120mm XT45 Alphacool 120mm UT60 FrozenQ PC Mods UV Meteor Light Limited Edition... 
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Koolance Radiator Mounting Bracket with Quick-R... Swiftech Komodo 7970 Windows 7 Windows 8  
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ASUS VG248QE Black 24" 144Hz 1ms  ASUS VG248QE Black 24" 144Hz 1ms  ASUS VG248QE Black 24" 144Hz 1ms  XFX FXTRISTAND Triple Display Monitor Stand  
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Logitech G510 XFX pro 1250w black edition Caselabs MAGNUM M8 Case Razer Naga 
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Sony 2.1 Razer Megalodon XFX pro 1250w black edition 
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8350 batch 1229 pgn  Asus Crosshair V Formula-Z gigabyte 7770 OC gigabyte 7770 OC 
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F3-2400C10D-16GTX OCZ agaility 3 120  OCZ Agility 3 120gb  Seagate 7200rpm 1tb 
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Pioneer BDR-208DBK Rosewill RCR-IM5001 USB2.0 75 in 1 internal Car... Swiftech MCP-35X White Top Swiftech Quiet Power 240  
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Swiftech Apogee HD Windows 7 Windows 8 LG E2242 
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LG E2242 RAZER Black Lycosa Mirror Special Edition Seasonic x660 Cooler Master Storm Stryker 
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Razer Lachesis 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
FX 6100 Sabertooth 990fx R2.0 XFX 7770 Core Edition Samsung 1600 2x4 
RAMHard DriveOptical DriveCooling
Samsung 1600 2x4 Unknown as of now  Piorneer BDR-208DBK Swiftech H220  
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Windows 8  Samsung 60" 120hz 3d LED TV Unknown Seasonic x750 
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Originally Posted by Mega Man View Post

30mm rads can give you the quietest sounding case, you can fit 45s in the top and bottom without issue with most motherboards.

I watched the review for the stryker case and the guy said the maximum clearance between top of case and motherboard is 55mm. I couldn't find info on max clearance at bottom of case to clear the HDD cage, however. I was hoping someone here with the case could provide the info.
Storm Strider
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Core i7 4280K @ 4.5 Ghz EVGA X79 FTW ATI Radeon R9 290 4x 4GB AVEXIR Core Series (White LED) 
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Too many to list Asus Watercooled Windows 7 Homoe Premium 64bit 
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X-star, BenQ, Asus 
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Too many to list Asus Watercooled Windows 7 Homoe Premium 64bit 
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