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i am going from the Gentle Typhoons to Scythe Slip Streams mad.gif

Why the downgrade? I'm using all GTs in my Prodigy and I'm loving it.
    
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Originally Posted by Kokin View Post

Why the downgrade? I'm using all GTs in my Prodigy and I'm loving it.

the downgrade is happening because it just won't work out with the GTs! mad.gif

there is no "clean" way to connect the top rad to the GPU block or the GPU block to the CPU block...

the radiator is in the way!

post #103 of 119
Slipstreams are some of the worst possible fans to use on radiators. If you have any other options...
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Slipstreams are some of the worst possible fans to use on radiators. If you have any other options...

i know.... i know redface.gif

the fans are ordered as a last resort... i am looking at some options to try and get it all fitted in there.

FINALLY got my CPU and SSD... windows installed and the SSD is performing like a champ.
post #105 of 119
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so, after a bit of twisting and turning and changing a couple of fittings i think i will be able to stay with the Gentle Typhoons! thumb.gif

i will be posting some pictures on my next update, should be very close to being done
post #106 of 119
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Originally Posted by dizzledon View Post

the downgrade is happening because it just won't work out with the GTs! mad.gif
there is no "clean" way to connect the top rad to the GPU block or the GPU block to the CPU block...
the radiator is in the way!

Oh those fittings look nice! Goes well with the alphacool logos and such.
Lots of things has happened during the ~3 weeks i've been off.

Also have you figured out how you are going to hide the side panel connectors/cables yet?
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Oh those fittings look nice! Goes well with the alphacool logos and such.
Lots of things has happened during the ~3 weeks i've been off.
Also have you figured out how you are going to hide the side panel connectors/cables yet?

i haven't given it a lot of thought yet. i have a couple of ideas though. take a trip to the hardware store and i might get some more inspiration thumb.gif

i saw you re-ordered your parts, i am waiting on a couple of parts before i can get it running. i feel your pain biggrin.gif
post #108 of 119
I'm facing the same problem for my top rad too, but I've decided to place the push fans and rad on top while keeping only the pull fans inside. Just need to find time so I can cut off parts of the top of the case and remount everything.

Have you seen this? longroadtrip's GT mod
    
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I'm facing the same problem for my top rad too, but I've decided to place the push fans and rad on top while keeping only the pull fans inside. Just need to find time so I can cut off parts of the top of the case and remount everything.
Have you seen this? longroadtrip's GT mod

i have been following that build for a while now, i want to keep everything on the inside so i wasn't going to be mounting fans/radiators on the outside wink.gif

a few pics of how it is looking right now just to show you how it worked out with the GTs and a change to some fittings, have a few parts i am painting before i can put the rest in.





post #110 of 119
Oops I think I was thinking about another log when I linked the GT fan mod LRT did. I forgot you offset your top rad a bit.

I might consider doing something similar for my GPU block, but I have to get rid of all my 3.5" hard drives first to make space.
    
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