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Ive seen another guys build and he just connected a external 120rad to the rear fan.

I'm considering doing the same with the EK-240xt, only difference is there will be slighlty more weight, no?

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Should be fine, provided the case's tubing holes line up exactly with the radiator's holes.
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post #3 of 6
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Originally Posted by lvlrdka22 View Post

Should be fine, provided the case's tubing holes line up exactly with the radiator's holes.

Maybe put 1 or 2 fans between rad and case to make room for tubes out of case?
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Yeah, that's what some/most people (including me) do when mounting radiators externally, off the back of the case.
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Originally Posted by lvlrdka22 View Post

Yeah, that's what some/most people (including me) do when mounting radiators externally, off the back of the case.

But then what is the point of a radbox If I can just put 1 or 2 fans between case and rad?
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Quote:
Originally Posted by grandpatzer View Post

But then what is the point of a radbox If I can just put 1 or 2 fans between case and rad?

Aesthetics I suppose tongue.gif.
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