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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 #3721 of 4609
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Originally Posted by JKin08 View Post

Hey Hooy. If it was my personal build (Have a 500r also) I would definitely sleeve the PCI-E cables. I would also try to get rid of the "+2" wires connected to your 670's. Also I can't really tell from the picture but what are the flat black wires behind the 670's going into the grommet near by? I would try to dress those up also. As an idea (going off your fan LEDs) it might be nice looking to do some red cabel sleeving? It would definitely add some nice color touches thumb.gif
Thanks for the response!

I really want to have the PCI cables sleeved too. Do you have any suggestions on where to start? Self sleeving, or a purchasable set?

Hmmm. Can the +2 just be cut off?

The cables behind the 670's are USB 3.0 (top) and SATA (bottom)
post #3722 of 4609
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Originally Posted by Hooy View Post

Thanks for the response!

I really want to have the PCI cables sleeved too. Do you have any suggestions on where to start? Self sleeving, or a purchasable set?

Hmmm. Can the +2 just be cut off?

The cables behind the 670's are USB 3.0 (top) and SATA (bottom)
They cant really be "just cut off" but i would do a search on how to! I've seen it done multiple times (havent had to do it myself). Now with sleeving theres a couple options. If youd like an experience then go ahead and self sleeve lol. Its not "hard" persay but make sure you have plenty of time set aside (also a heat gun or blow dryer for heat shrink). But now there's another option...you could actually get cable extenders that are colored! The only pain with that is the fact that youd have a jumbled mess behind the case with wires..but who sees that right?rolleyes.gif I would suggest that all PSU cables be self sleeved for best look..trial and error my friend! And of course if you wanted the SATAs and what nots that would have to be self done. Not really any options for extenders there! Sorry for the long post but I hope it helps! wheee.gif
post #3723 of 4609
I just separated mine and hid them behind the back panel. Only sleeved the 6pin cables I needed to plug in.
Edited by Destrto - 7/13/13 at 6:03pm
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post #3724 of 4609
Let me start by saying, I am in no way a silverstone fanboy, but my god, this might just be the best looking a.i.o liquid cooler ive ever seen.

post #3725 of 4609
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Let me start by saying, I am in no way a silverstone fanboy, but my god, this might just be the best looking a.i.o liquid cooler ive ever seen.

Warning: Spoiler! (Click to show)


So priiity!!

But the corrugated tubing?? Ewww. That's the first thing to go if I ever bought one.
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post #3726 of 4609
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[/SPOILER]

So priiity!!

But the corrugated tubing?? Ewww. That's the first thing to go if I ever bought one.

yes she is, i mean it is, well both are pretty tongue.gifbiggrin.gif
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post #3727 of 4609
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Let me start by saying, I am in no way a silverstone fanboy, but my god, this might just be the best looking a.i.o liquid cooler ive ever seen.


Quote:
Originally Posted by Destrto View Post

[/SPOILER]

So priiity!!

But the corrugated tubing?? Ewww. That's the first thing to go if I ever bought one.

I don't know what you guys are thinking because I find it quite fugly. tongue.gif

The combination of aluminum, white and black just doesn't sit well with me.
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post #3728 of 4609
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I don't know what you guys are thinking because I find it quite fugly. tongue.gif

The combination of aluminum, white and black just doesn't sit well with me.

To each his own. I personally would swap out the fans, as the white blades arent for me. But the black and aluminum looks good to me.
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post #3729 of 4609
Has someone already tried to replace the entire sidepanel with acrylic?
Like this:

But with the 500R
post #3730 of 4609
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[/SPOILER]

So priiity!!

But the corrugated tubing?? Ewww. That's the first thing to go if I ever bought one.

+1, those tubes are so cheap looking!
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