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You could also save a bunch of money by switching to Geico biggrin.gif. Based on my current FoS build, I now want to get a red one for a Red Krypton Sun build tongue.gif

Haha yeah... I think a red one might be cool, but I think black with some red would be better... as opposed to red with whatever else. Then again, I don't like cases that are too flashy.

And you know, I'm thinking about just trying to figure out a way to mount my fan controller directly to the front panel. That way, I could build a box that could take up the space of the optical cage, be even with the top of the pcu cage, stretch to the front panel, and just mount to the bottom of the case itself. That way I wouldn't have to worry about the controller mounting to the optical cage, and I could make the box any size and shape I'd want and not have to worry about it mounting to the front panel in order to hold the fan controller...

What do you guys think? I know I've seen someone say they mounted their fan controller to the front panel, but idk how they did it.. and haven't seen any pictures on it.
Edited by Pestilaence - 1/30/13 at 12:53pm
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What is needed to fit a 200 mm rad in the front of the prodigy case? What mods are required?

Thanks
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What is needed to fit a 200 mm rad in the front of the prodigy case? What mods are required?

Thanks

It depends on what else you have installed. Top rads? What sized fan? Hard drive cages? what thickness radiator? What configuration (push / pull, push, pull)?
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Going for 240 at the top. Was looking for single thickness 200mm rad.Don't need hdd cages. Open to suggestions really on fan setups.
post #4835 of 11743
Looking at the phobya 200mm rad it 16mm thick
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You could also save a bunch of money by switching to Geico biggrin.gif. Based on my current FoS build, I now want to get a red one for a Red Krypton Sun build tongue.gif

This is creepy... I was reading this post as there was a Geico commercial in the background at the same exact time...

I'm really started to get irritated with my H100i under the "roof" of the case + 2 GTs over the roof. It might sound weird, but I want to go back to air cooling and skip out on the faint but audible pump noise =/ Temperatures are great, but my case looks odd and sounds bad. Might look for an air cooler again soon.
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You could also save a bunch of money by switching to Geico biggrin.gif. Based on my current FoS build, I now want to get a red one for a Red Krypton Sun build tongue.gif

This is creepy... I was reading this post as there was a Geico commercial in the background at the same exact time...

I'm really started to get irritated with my H100i under the "roof" of the case + 2 GTs over the roof. It might sound weird, but I want to go back to air cooling and skip out on the faint but audible pump noise =/ Temperatures are great, but my case looks odd and sounds bad. Might look for an air cooler again soon.

y u no buy new pump lol "watercooling". Get a custom loop and it will be inaudible tongue.gif
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y u no buy new pump lol "watercooling". Get a custom loop and it will be inaudible tongue.gif

My case is crammed as is =/ I have no energy in me to organize this case again after owning it for a few months and redoing things in it more than once. Plus for the money it would cost to do water cooling in parts, I could get other nicer parts! (the H100i was just $85 on sale).
   
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Just ordered a pair of these!!
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y u no buy new pump lol "watercooling". Get a custom loop and it will be inaudible tongue.gif

My case is crammed as is =/ I have no energy in me to organize this case again after owning it for a few months and redoing things in it more than once. Plus for the money it would cost to do water cooling in parts, I could get other nicer parts! (the H100i was just $85 on sale).

I got my H100 for $50 and I'm still sick of having it in the prodigy. The unflexible cables make it a pain. Speaking of which, I have a full custom loop about to go in thumb.gif
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