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I externally mounted my 480 without a box. I have an XSPC so I used their external bracket and mounted it sideways in push/pull so the air goes from front to rear. I guess I should explain that I mounted it on the side of the case at the back. I just didn't have room to put the 480 inside the case and I was getting sick of it just sitting on top and using up extra tubing. Also, I've seen some pretty awesome accordion like brackets for mounting a rad externally to the back of a PC. Not sure where to buy them though...
http://www.frozencpu.com/products/90...?tl=g30c95s162
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post #12 of 15
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How important is having a push pull fan system for a rad? I would like to do a push pull but I don't have enough fan headers or fan control plugs.
     
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I just do pull on my GTX 560 radiator and I get excellent performance. Its not important, its about the whole setup though. My fans have shrouds.
 
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post #14 of 15
A rad with low fins per inch count can use just one set of fans and will cool very good
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post #15 of 15
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Finally after doing alot of looking I found a picture of something I want to do and it was right here on this forum the whole time. I wanted to do something like what BOB did here:



The only thing I can't figure out is how he mounted the double fans in t
he back and how he mounted the rad to the fans.
     
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