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Phantom 410 Side Fan & CPU Cooler Limitation

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I am thinking about buying a Phantom 410 and I also need a cpu cooler. I would like to be able to install a fan in the slot on the side below the window. I know on most cases with side fans, you cannot do this if you use tall air coolers.

However, on the 410 the fan slot is lower than most so I'm hoping that won't be an issue. Can anyone tell me if the cooler has any restrictions on the fan installation?

Thanks!
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I was able to install a 120mm fan in the side slot and ran into no issues with my EVGA Superclock CPU cooler.
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Thank You for your response! I truly appreciate it.

I looked up the specs on your cooler and it seems to be quite large so I'm assuming I wouldn't have any trouble w/ a CM 212 EVO or something of that nature.

Would a 140mm fan fit, also? I'm figuring it will since it will be the same depth but want to be sure.

Thanks again!
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No problem! I would assume a 140 would fit as well as long as the fan depth is the same...however don't quote me on it. I'm out of town at the moment, but when I get home on Thursday I can double-check for you!
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you should be fine, the top 140mm fan mounts are below the top of my GPU
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