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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 (111)
    400R
  • 46% of voters (282)
    500R
610 Total Votes  
post #451 of 4609
Quote:
Originally Posted by willistech View Post
because i'm using what I already have
Gotchya lol. When I do eventually get this case (IT WILL HAPPEN!) I'm gonna cut out the mesh of the 500R and place a window there, add 2 Ap-15's in the front for intake. I haven't really decided if I'm going to use 120mm or 140mm fans in the other spaces yet though So until I do the standard fans will go on top lol. I wonder why scythe hasn't made gentle typhoons in 140mm and other sizes?
post #452 of 4609
Quote:
Originally Posted by borden5 View Post
+1 very clean modding, i hope corsair make a side panel just like that so we can still mounting fans + window
Thanks! Appreciate the compliment! And yea I hope they do make a windowed version that isn't too overpriced compared to the non-windowed one. Not many people have the expertise to do that kinda thing.
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GAMING BEAST
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Corsair Force 3 120GB SSD, 2x 1TB HDD Samsung F3 LG Super-Multi Blu-Ray/HD DVD Writer Combo Zalman CNPS9900 MAX-B Arctic Accelero 7970 
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Windows 7 Ultimate x64 Samsung 23" HDTV 1080p Logitech G110 Gaming Keyboard Corsair HX1050 
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Corsair Carbide 400R Logitech G700 ASUS Xonar DX Aerocool 
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post #453 of 4609
guru3d.com just put out a review for the 500R! add this to the main post if you want striker.

http://www.guru3d.com/article/corsai...-500r-review/1
post #454 of 4609
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Originally Posted by deadscope View Post
Hey, I have got a 400R and a H100 cooler. I have recently got a G1.Sniper2 motherboard and have come to the sad realization that the G1.Sniper2 is too big for this case with the H100.



Once the rad is mounted at the top of the case, the included 120mm x 25mm fans cannot fit between the rad and the top heatsink(? pretty sure that's what it is) of the motherboard. Does anyone have any recommendations for some slim line 120mm fans to replace the stock corsair fans?
Yeah I have the same problem with an ASUS P5Q-E heatsink. check out this thread in the corsair forums
http://forum.corsair.com/v3/showthread.php?t=100027

Towards the bottom of the thread, I've included a pic of how I mounted the fans

Len
Edited by Lenster - 10/26/11 at 3:55pm
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My System
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1x SSD, Seagate 4TB 2X Samsung SSD EVO 250G 1X ... Liteon DVD RW Corsair H100 Win10 X64 Pro 
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Asus PB28Q Saitek Antec 850W Corsair Carbide 400R 
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post #455 of 4609
Checking for leaks.


I should have everything finished tonight. I love this case.
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post #456 of 4609
I just got tracking info for my case and NH-D14
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post #457 of 4609
Living only 100 miles from Tiger Direct's main distribution center rocks. Overnight shipping on every order for the lowest price lol

Scheduled Delivery:
Thursday, 10/27/2011, By End of Day
500Arrrrrr Build
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64GB Crucial M4 128GB Crucial M4 NH-D14 Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit 
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post #458 of 4609
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Originally Posted by willistech View Post
Living only 100 miles from Tiger Direct's main distribution center rocks. Overnight shipping on every order for the lowest price lol

Scheduled Delivery:
Thursday, 10/27/2011, By End of Day
So much win! lol I demand lots of pics of your case and setup!
post #459 of 4609
The D14 is coming from a different seller on Amazon but i'll get pics of most of it in tomorrow. Going to bust my back and carry my 800D to work tomrrow ***
500Arrrrrr Build
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post #460 of 4609
Thread Starter 
Quote:
Originally Posted by FlamingMidget View Post
guru3d.com just put out a review for the 500R! add this to the main post if you want striker.

http://www.guru3d.com/article/corsai...-500r-review/1
Just got back from work and saw it, added to OP
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