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Poll Results: [NEW POLL] What Color do you have/will you get?

 
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post #4811 of 5801
^^ id say behind the mobo tray as it has room to fit a standard 3.5" drive and still be able to close the back panel...i did it on mine and worked a treat! thumb.gif
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post #4812 of 5801
Hmm...interesting. Looks like it works though, I guess heat is not really an issue anyway with drives, I like it!

I myself need to get around to developing better airflow for my system, but that'll be another day when I've got a little more jingle in my pocket.
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post #4813 of 5801
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Lilchronic,

Where did you put your harddrive(s)?
i put my ssd behind the mobo tray and my 1tb hdd on top of my cd drive wink.gif
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post #4814 of 5801
Anywhere it fits! thumb.gif
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post #4815 of 5801
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Anywhere it fits! thumb.gif
exactly! biggrin.gifthumb.gif
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post #4816 of 5801
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I am planning on using a 410 in my new build. I have limited space to work with so I need a smaller case and the 410 fits perfectly since I've always loved the Phantoms.

My first question is how well do the H110 and H100i fit in the Phantom? I read through the few posts about it in the thread and what I could find through google but the answer vary wildly. I know it was mentioned in here that you can mount the H110 rad inside w/ fans outside and do a pull setup but how will that effect dperformance compared to an H90 or H100i which aren't far behind to begin with?

I have two Powercolor AX7950's which run a bit hot and loud. I am thinking of doing the dwood bracket mod and using a pair of Corsair units to cool them. Would I have room for this inside the 410? If so, which unit would you recommend? Should I just go for the H60 or a different unit?

I'm having an extremely hard time deciding on color so I will continue working on t hat while waiting for a reply. thumb.gif

Thanks for the help!

Can anyone help me out real quick? I apologize for being a bother, I'm just trying to get my build finalized and waiting for good deals to pounce on. biggrin.gif

Thanks!
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post #4817 of 5801
H110 will fit with a few modification and h100i will fit just fine but wont be able to set up a push pull system cuz of the clearance for the top panel.

Not sure about performance if u put the h110 rad inside and fans pulling.


You can put h60/50 radiators for the graphics card on the rear, front or bottom fan exhaust location.
Edited by LReyes66 - 5/19/13 at 10:11am
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post #4818 of 5801
Here's a few shots of my old 410 build for you new guys biggrin.gif




Do me a favor and check out my new builds the SwitchBox and Pride & Prodigy!
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post #4819 of 5801
Hey guys, I finally have my build up amd going, My specs are
Intel core i5 3570k (Temporarily using stock cooler)
Corsair Vengeance 2x4gb 1600mhz
MSI Z77A GD-45 Gaming Motherboard
Corsair TX850 V2 PSU
NZXT Phantom 410 Chassis (Obviously)
Samsung 840 120GB SSD
WD 1TB Green HDD
Gigabyte Nvidia GTX 650 ti 2GB
And was just wondering, would it be better with a Corsair h100i with the rad on inside of the case with fans in pull, or rad in the roof with fans inside in push? And i'm presuming Push - Pull wouldn't fit?
post #4820 of 5801
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Hey guys, I finally have my build up amd going, My specs are
Intel core i5 3570k (Temporarily using stock cooler)
Corsair Vengeance 2x4gb 1600mhz
MSI Z77A GD-45 Gaming Motherboard
Corsair TX850 V2 PSU
NZXT Phantom 410 Chassis (Obviously)
Samsung 840 120GB SSD
WD 1TB Green HDD
Gigabyte Nvidia GTX 650 ti 2GB
And was just wondering, would it be better with a Corsair h100i with the rad on inside of the case with fans in pull, or rad in the roof with fans inside in push? And i'm presuming Push - Pull wouldn't fit?

i initially setup my H100i with the radiator on top and the fans inside pushing air out. but... i reconfigured mine the other way around just recently - i now have the fans outside pulling air out, then the radiator inside.

i reversed my configuration because after 2 months of operation, i noticed that the air blowing out is not that strong anymore. i removed the fans and there has already been some significant dust buildup between the rad and the fans. some disadvantages that i can think of when the fans are inside:
1.) installing/removing the fans while inside the case is a BIG PAIN IN THE !@#$. a lot of stuff get in the way of the screws like RAM, the 8-pin power connector, the H100i block/hoses, etc etc etc. i usually remove my RAMS and Graphics Card when unscrewing the fans from within so I have a lot of room to work the screwdriver angles.

unlike when the fans are mounted outside, its a lot easier to screw/unscrew the fans from the rad.

2.) you need to remove the fans to clean the rad when the dust starts building up in between.

but with the fans outside, you can just brush off the dust on the rad from inside the case.
Edited by mokmoki - 5/21/13 at 11:29pm
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