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Poll Results: Which One(s) Do you Own?

This is a multiple choice poll
  • 14% of voters (91)
    200R
  • 22% of voters (135)
    300R
  • 18% of voters (112)
    400R
  • 46% of voters (283)
    500R
612 Total Votes  
post #1441 of 4609
Vertical position would not be better? would not fit in the window of the panel with the fans??
post #1442 of 4609
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Originally Posted by iamthekacperq View Post

Vertical position would not be better? would not fit in the window of the panel with the fans??

What to place vertically then, I'm sure if I understand your post tongue.gif
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post #1443 of 4609
sorry for my English. I'm talking about radiator - it will not fit in the mesh hole for fan in the side panel?
post #1444 of 4609
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sorry for my English. I'm talking about radiator - it will not fit in the mesh hole for fan in the side panel?

No problem! I was thinking about mounting the radiator in the side panel, but it would complicate removing the panel alot, since it would be connected to other hardware. I think the current spot is the best, for placing a rather large rad, without having to make modifications to the case.
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post #1445 of 4609
ok, but placing it at this point only vertically overlaps with the notch in the panel?
post #1446 of 4609
So i just bought 500R and 212 evo cooler for my cpu, now I have 2x scythe gentle typhoon fans which I plan to mount on my cooler instead of default fan, but my both fans got certain RPM, and I am not sure it can change. So if I plug it into CPU fan slot, will fan RPM change I cpu will get more load?

Btw can i clean old thermal paste with vodka, cause i don't have any special alcohol..
Edited by Alpina - 4/20/12 at 4:42am
post #1447 of 4609
No there is sugar in vodka. Use Isopropynol instead.

If you enable fan control in the motherboard bios, it will ramp the fan speed of any fans plugged into motherboard headers.
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post #1448 of 4609
Thanks, now one more thing. If i have 2 cpu fans, i install 1 into cpu_fan slot, and second into chasis_fan slot?
post #1449 of 4609
This has probably been asked before, but didn't exactly find what I was looking for when I searched.

Is there really no noticable difference in noise between the 3 fan controller settings. I put my ear right up to the front fans and could not tell a difference. Maybe it it just too subtle to notice for me. I double checked connections and they were good. Just curious if the noise difference is that minimal between low and high settings.
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post #1450 of 4609
450

got the 360 mounted, how does it look? i will get you guys some better pics tonight. i will probably do some modding to the top to get a better look this weekend as well.
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