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I have the Corsair 600t in white and although I love it, the stock 200mm fans are LOUD. They are the loudest part in my system. I would like to replace these with silent White LED fans. Can anyone recommend which ones to buy?

Will the H100 watercooler fit in the top of this case? If so, where should the fans be installed and can i use my AP15's with this cooler?

Also i would like to add a little more white light into the case as its a tad too dark. I want something that is adjustable so that its not too bright. Is the NXZT White led kit the best option to achieve this?

Once this is sorted my build is complete smile.gif


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post #2 of 9
The Xigmatek 200's would probably be your best bet.
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16835233078
I've seen several that have the H100 Installed at the top.
You need to check out the Corsair Graphite club here. There are a lot of great ideas in that thread.
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So i have managed to put rubber spacers in between the front fan and mesh and its a little better now.

I would still like to add a little more light inside my pc to show off my GTX580 and motherboard. I want white LED's perferably with adjustable brightness....any ideas?
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Go onto either Ebuyer or Scan.. They sell loads of White LED products.

I have just got this case too and am going through the same headache!! Front fan is ridiculously loud, but i have now mounted it like 1CM away from front grill and is more or less silent, untill set to full speed. thumb.gif
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Yes its quieter when its not against the grill thumb.gif The fan itself is fairly silent it must just be a poor designed front panel.

I ended up adding a NXZT LED Kit. I love this case, tonnes of room. The only thing that annoys me now is the creaking side panel!

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Yea when my PC warms when playing games it starts clicking and creaking, almost like a cooling car exhaust. Adds to authenticity wink.gif

Im going to cut the mesh out the front of the metal inner for the 200MM fan. Also going to get a three speed Antec Big Boy as i have moved my HDD cage. I noticed a 5C rise in my GTX470 temps getting this case, even with 5 120MM fans and the front 200MM fan.

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post #7 of 9
I have this same case and have not noticed any kind of creaking at all. I also haven't experienced the fans being overly loud either, even with them running at full RPM. If you 're looking to minimize system noise further, I'd invest in a couple sheets of AcousticPack.

I ended up sound-proofing my two side panels with the stuff and it's absolutely whisper quiet with no appreciable difference in temperature. Course, I am running a positive pressure airflow environment too.

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post #8 of 9
That cracking noise happens to most of us. If you tighten the screws on the sidepanel, it should take care of most of it. Be careful not to tighten too much otherwise you will crack it. thumb.gif
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Cool cheers guys!! I have been using the case since christmas and i still love it! I will tighen the screws on the side panel to stop the creaking / popping but i've either got used to it bor its stopped doing it as often now!

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