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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 #3861 of 4611
but that isnt what he asked. i answered what he asked.
question: can you run the corsair stock 500r fans from the mobo headers?
answer: no unless you remove the led wire from the fan. and even then you wont get voltage control through the mobo header as it will only have + and - wires with no rpm readout which the mobo would need to control the voltage to raise and lower speed.

thats a full fledged answer there.
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post #3862 of 4611
Quote:
Originally Posted by pc-illiterate View Post

but that isnt what he asked. i answered what he asked.
question: can you run the corsair stock 500r fans from the mobo headers?
answer: no unless you remove the led wire from the fan. and even then you wont get voltage control through the mobo header as it will only have + and - wires with no rpm readout which the mobo would need to control the voltage to raise and lower speed.

thats a full fledged answer there.

Chill, did i say you were wrong? No.

I simply said that it is, in fact, possible to run aftermarket fans on the fan controller of the 500R.
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post #3863 of 4611
Those top 3 motherboard mounts, should i put screws in them or are they just for support?
post #3864 of 4611
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Originally Posted by abombthecoder View Post

Those top 3 motherboard mounts, should i put screws in them or are they just for support?

It would be best to put screws there, too. If nothing more than for piece of mind.
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post #3865 of 4611
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Those top 3 motherboard mounts, should i put screws in them or are they just for support?
put screws in them..
post #3866 of 4611
Almost done my 200r. Even though it's corsair's lowest model case I love it for it's compact size. Just need to wait for more MDPC and finish up the sleeving. Also need to re-paint the rings on my fans as the yellow is a bit dark.

Considering chopping out the 5.25" drive bays and shortening up the whole case as it's just a bunch of wasted space. Also making a custom motherboard tray and PSU cover. Would be a cool mod imo. Also will be adding a window.


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post #3867 of 4611
Did anyone fit Corsair H110 in to the Carbide 400R ??
post #3868 of 4611
post #3869 of 4611
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Originally Posted by NewHighScore View Post

Almost done my 200r. Even though it's corsair's lowest model case I love it for it's compact size. Just need to wait for more MDPC and finish up the sleeving. Also need to re-paint the rings on my fans as the yellow is a bit dark.

Considering chopping out the 5.25" drive bays and shortening up the whole case as it's just a bunch of wasted space. Also making a custom motherboard tray and PSU cover. Would be a cool mod imo. Also will be adding a window.



Did you have any problems with screwing down the cards to the case? Was there a gap between the PCIe card and the slot?
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post #3870 of 4611
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Did you have any problems with screwing down the cards to the case? Was there a gap between the PCIe card and the slot?

I do have a couple millimeter gap between the pcie bracket and the slot where it goes but I haven't had any trouble screwing it in.
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