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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 #1681 of 4610
I know what your talking about, the cables are not fully neat enough yet. I'll work on it later. I need to find out how to disassemble the face of the computer so I can swap the fans out.
post #1682 of 4610
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Originally Posted by STUDIE View Post

I know what your talking about, the cables are not fully neat enough yet. I'll work on it later. I need to find out how to disassemble the face of the computer so I can swap the fans out.
Just pull the front panel off. It has 6 metal tong things that fit into holes on the case to hold it on. The front bezel isn't attached to anything, you can just pull it off.

It looks like this:
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post #1683 of 4610
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which filters are those?

Ditto
post #1684 of 4610
Those are ModRight filters. The mesh is very dense and you need high pressure fans for them.

http://www.frozencpu.com/products/9589/ffi-35/ModRight_FilterRight_140mm_Black_Aluminum_Fan_Filter.html?tl=g47c223s885
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post #1685 of 4610
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Originally Posted by Simplynicko View Post

does your fan filters work? is your positive pressure working correctly? THATS the question!!!
so i installed these two fan filters about 1.5 months ago, and I was amazed to see this!
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Which filters are these? How do I get the correct pressure in my case? I have:

2 stock 120mm intake fans on the front
1 stock 120mm exhaust fan on the back
2 Bitfenix 140mm intake fans on the side
2 Bitfenix 140mm exhaust fans on the top

Have I done this correctly?

EDIT: Never mind, saw what filters they are. Anyway, will a H100 fit in my 400R? I have an Asus P8Z68-V/GEN3 mobo and 8GB Corsair Vengeance RAM.
Edited by Mackem - 5/19/12 at 9:03am
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post #1686 of 4610
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Originally Posted by Mackem View Post

Which filters are these? How do I get the correct pressure in my case? I have:
2 stock 120mm intake fans on the front
1 stock 120mm exhaust fan on the back
2 Bitfenix 140mm intake fans on the side
2 Bitfenix 140mm exhaust fans on the top
Have I done this correctly?
EDIT: Never mind, saw what filters they are. Anyway, will a H100 fit in my 400R? I have an Asus P8Z68-V/GEN3 mobo and 8GB Corsair Vengeance RAM.
H100 doesn't really fit in a 400r that well. If you are getting an h100, get the 500r, the two were meant for each other.
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post #1687 of 4610
Aww, I figured that. I already have a 400R now (Had it for 6 months). Wish I could exchange it to be fair.
Edited by Mackem - 5/19/12 at 9:14am
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post #1688 of 4610
The H100 might just fit in your case. That motherboard doesn't have the heat sinks too high up, but the cpu power connector is very high, right on the edge of the motherboard. That may be a problem in the 400R.
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post #1689 of 4610
500r watercooling

i5 2500k + gtx680

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post #1690 of 4610
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how do you remove the optical drive bays? i would really like to know thanks.
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