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hey guys been building a couple of rigs now and starting to get the hang of things now looking to be a bit more creative i currently have a coolermaster cm 2 advanced case.

now ive been looking at some mods on here and see quite a few people have mounted the ssds vertical rather than inside the hard drive bays to sort of show them off kind of thing? im realy likeing this and was wondering is there some sort of guide or video to show some tips on how to do that???
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My case has a mount behind the mobo. Just 4 screws on the side of the ssd. Piece of cake. Nice place to have it too.
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hey guys been building a couple of rigs now and starting to get the hang of things now looking to be a bit more creative i currently have a coolermaster cm 2 advanced case.
now ive been looking at some mods on here and see quite a few people have mounted the ssds vertical rather than inside the hard drive bays to sort of show them off kind of thing? im realy likeing this and was wondering is there some sort of guide or video to show some tips on how to do that???

Double sided tape?
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velcro,double-sided tape..Something made by 3M ..:lachen.gif:
mine just sits on the bottom..or on the bottom of the 5.25 bay
 
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hmm i was checking this thread out is there a mount kit or somehting similar you can get to this??

http://www.overclock.net/t/934241/silverstone-tj11-v-edition/10
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yeh i liek the idea of tape i just would prefer to proper mount them as i would be scared that they would fall off lol
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yeh i liek the idea of tape i just would prefer to proper mount them as i would be scared that they would fall off lol

Why? They can handle 1500+ G loads. It's not going to hurt it if it falls. And I think you're underestimating double-sided tape, or as was mentioned, velcro.
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or on the bottom of the 5.25 bay

That's where my V3 sits in my AMD rig. Nothing holding it in place. Unless you want to count power cables, but it can move all around with the slightest tug.
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ah ok thanks think i will do the velcro then biggrin.gif
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I just used some Double sided tape I got from the store on mine.
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