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Poll Results: Which Color Version are you buying

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post #6271 of 13812
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Originally Posted by IT Diva View Post

Sure, that's no problem, although a lot of folks just use molex to multiple 3 pin "Y" cables.
One molex can feed 3 to 6 fans with commonly available cables.

Well, theres one Molex plugged into the hub...that then powers I think 7 - 3 pin connections....if i were to add a Y splitter onto (some of) those 7 connectors....is that too much power to draw from the original 1 Molex? I'd be running like 10+ fans (14 if I used em all) from one molex.....too much?
post #6272 of 13812
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post #6273 of 13812
im thinking of asking for a new build for xmas, and i've chosen this as my case. but i have some questions,

1-i wont have a problem with push pull with 25mm fans and an ex360?
2-can someone count how many thumbscrews are there? im thinking of anodized screws.
3-if i instal ex360 i still can use my drive bays right?
4-the 7 port fan to molex board, can i use it to connect the rad fans and use the card on its own to connect to a fan controller as one channel?
5-i was also thinking of buying a nzxt sentry mix, so i planned the config if it all works

1 channel for front 2 fans+back fan
1 channel for hdd bay 2 fans
1 channel for all rad fans

this kinda is offtopic, but i need advice before buying. i know there is alot to xmas, but i have to calculate my budget since i dont have anything better to do at summer vacation.
     
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post #6274 of 13812
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im thinking of asking for a new build for xmas, and i've chosen this as my case. but i have some questions,
1-i wont have a problem with push pull with 25mm fans and an ex360?
2-can someone count how many thumbscrews are there? im thinking of anodized screws.
3-if i instal ex360 i still can use my drive bays right?
4-the 7 port fan to molex board, can i use it to connect the rad fans and use the card on its own to connect to a fan controller as one channel?
5-i was also thinking of buying a nzxt sentry mix, so i planned the config if it all works
1 channel for front 2 fans+back fan
1 channel for hdd bay 2 fans
1 channel for all rad fans
this kinda is offtopic, but i need advice before buying. i know there is alot to xmas, but i have to calculate my budget since i dont have anything better to do at summer vacation.

1) no problem with push pull
2) lots of thumbscrews... there's lots of extra ones.. i dont know how many frown.gif
3) you can use the top bay, but not for ex: a CD drive, you can use it for a fan controller
4) I dont think you should do that. But for the NZXT sentry mix, it works, 50W each channel is more than enough for 7 fans (someone correct me if i'm wrong)
5) works! biggrin.gif
post #6275 of 13812
^^ basically what he said.
Just be careful about the Sentry Mix.
A lot of people have reported issues about the controller making their fans make some weird buzzing noise.
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Yeah sentry mix was bad. I had 2 and both were bad. Buzzing like crazy. But like I said I got a bitfenix recon and the buzzing went away (except for startup). I don't like the recon though. I like it as a controller but the touch screen sucks big time IMO. I saw a few posts back a great idea for what I'm gonna do which was to mount the recon further back as if it were a stealth drive and cover it with a bay cover
post #6277 of 13812
Just did the cut on my case.

wheee.gifwheee.gifwheee.gifwheee.gifwheee.gifwheee.gif

It turned out a bit messy, but I'm happy.

Also, what's the best way to remove shavings and such from the case?
I'm thinking moist paper towel.

What do you guys do?
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post #6278 of 13812
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Just did the cut on my case.
wheee.gifwheee.gifwheee.gifwheee.gifwheee.gifwheee.gif
It turned out a bit messy, but I'm happy.
Also, what's the best way to remove shavings and such from the case?
I'm thinking moist paper towel.
What do you guys do?

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post #6279 of 13812
Lol I don't want metal dust all over my room. =)
I'm using Q-tips and isopropyl.
Picks everything up like a champ.

About the compressed air, would you guys recommend getting the regular cans or that rechargeable thing the video prof. sells?
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post #6280 of 13812
got my 680 today biggrin.gif this thing is BANGIN! i know it may not seem like much to everyone else but thats alotta cash tongue.gif
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