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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 #871 of 4609
450

First I put the PSU 'wrong side' up.

450

Then I put it right side up. Now I could route the wires properly.

450


450


Please add me. Thanks.
Edited by oceanrocks - 12/25/11 at 4:11am
post #872 of 4609
I have a 400R and the Antec Neo Eco 620W PSU and I can't route some of my cables (i.e. 8 pin ATX, 24 pin) because the cables are too short, meaning there's a mess of cables trailing through the case. Any ideas on what to do?
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post #873 of 4609
extensions.

8 pin

24 pin

or better yet, check out our very own lutro for a full custom piece... http://www.overclock.net/t/1189502/lutro0-customs-sleeved-extensions-for-sale/0_100

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post #874 of 4609
Did some benchmarks:P Stuck with a GTS 450 until I get either new nvidia's gpu's or AMD's.
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Edited by OverClocker55 - 12/26/11 at 2:13am
post #875 of 4609
700
448
700

Carbide 400R with window mod.

Can i join?
post #876 of 4609
Just got my 500R yesterday. This case is really sleek especially in white.

Could you guys post some pictures of the back of your motherboard? I could use some help with cable management in that area. Not that my side panel won't close or anything, I just wanna make it tidier.
    
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post #877 of 4609
so i got myself a 500r and everything is set except the front fans.

They seem to be connected to something up the front panel, which i guess is the fan controller. But how do i actually power this thing?

Theres a molex looking thing hanging inside the case but how am i to connect it to my psu?
post #878 of 4609
Quote:
Originally Posted by aflictzora View Post

so i got myself a 500r and everything is set except the front fans.
They seem to be connected to something up the front panel, which i guess is the fan controller. But how do i actually power this thing?
Theres a molex looking thing hanging inside the case but how am i to connect it to my psu?

yep...the black molex pass through provides power to the fan controller (which in turn provides power to the 3 black fan connectors)

remember that corsair uses the rpm lead to power the leds in the fans, so only the corsair fans will work completely (fan power and led power) with those fan connections
    
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post #879 of 4609
Yeah but where do i connect the molex? it doesnt fit in my hx750w? Do i need some kind of adapter?
post #880 of 4609
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Yeah but where do i connect the molex? it doesnt fit in my hx750w? Do i need some kind of adapter?

just plug in into the molex.
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