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Hi all!


I have searched everywhere for this, and I cannot find it!

What is the CPU height clearance? There won't be a fan in the top slot on the side panel, but a 140mm in the bottom slot.


I hope you can help me out, because I'm losing my mind here! biggrin.gif


Thanks in advance!
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After some googling it's hard to find a definitive answer.

I've seen pictures of it with tower heatsinks but I haven't recognized the heatsink.

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It looks like it would mount something around the Hyper 212's height and that second picture looks like a Megahalem but it's hard to tell if it's in the right case.

This is quite the pickle.
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Originally Posted by Siegfried262 View Post

After some googling it's hard to find a definitive answer.
I've seen pictures of it with tower heatsinks but I haven't recognized the heatsink.
It looks like it would mount something around the Hyper 212's height and that second picture looks like a Megahalem but it's hard to tell if it's in the right case.
This is quite the pickle.

Well, those are not the case I asked about, sorry :/

The first one is a HAF 922, I believe, and the second is - if Xigmatek - an Asgard.

But thanks for the try though! smile.gif





So my question still stands: What is the height limit for CPU-coolers in a Xigmatek Midgard II case?

Hope someone can help me! smile.gif
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post #4 of 5
Using a CM690 as a reference(It has a known cooler height dimension)and comparing it to the Midguard I would say about 168.7mm.

CM 690 cooler height max is 176.7mm,case is 213mm wide,213-176.7=36.3mm.Midguard is 205 wide,205-36.3=168.7mm.


Hope that helps

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Using a CM690 as a reference(It has a known cooler height dimension)and comparing it to the Midguard I would say about 168.7mm.
CM 690 cooler height max is 176.7mm,case is 213mm wide,213-176.7=36.3mm.Midguard is 205 wide,205-36.3=168.7mm.
Hope that helps
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By your calcualtions, the Thermalright Silver Arrow should fit in the case smile.gif

Thanks for the help! +rep! smile.gif
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