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Here are some really quick shots with some pretty hardware. I realize this set-up might not be ideal for most people, its just for a little perspective. biggrin.gif

MB - Maximus 4 extreme z
GPU - N580GTX
Rads - Black Ice GTX 120.4 "push-pull" / Thermachill 120.3 Flex-Bay mounted


post #202 of 753
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Originally Posted by Kevin_CL View Post

Here are some really quick shots with some pretty hardware. I realize this set-up might not be ideal for most people, its just for a little perspective. biggrin.gif
MB - Maximus 4 extreme z
GPU - N580GTX
Rads - Black Ice GTX 120.4 "push-pull" / Thermachill 120.3 Flex-Bay mounted


Oh.. oh my, the sexy, it is palpable.
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post #203 of 753
Sweet. Looks like plenty enough room for an RX480 p/p up top.
My Seasonic Platinum 1000 is only 150cm long, should easily get a 240 on the floor in front. Maybe I'll go for a 1200 this time around if everything fits OK.
post #204 of 753
Any pictures of the gray side window vs. the clear?
Looking to order tonight or tomorrow. Just can't decide which window I want yet.

Thank you
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Here you go...




Hope that helps smile.gif
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Wow! Looks incredible!
Thanks for the pics.
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Ok, a couple more dumb questions.
I only have 1 optical drive, and I'm guessing I need a Flex Bay 5.25 Device Mount in order to mount it, is that correct?
Also, I have 1 ssd, with another on the way in the future, and 1 standard HDD. Can I mount all of those on the cable side, or do I need Flex Bay adapters for those too?

Thank you.
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Actually, you should be good to go with the standard equipment. The case comes with four sets of (MAC-125) Flex-Bay mounts, and mounts for two HDD's and two SSD's on the cable side. Nothing to buy for that wink.gif
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The stock pkg comes with 2 5.25 flex bay brackets, and there are brackets on the right side that accomodates 2 3.5"s and 2 ssds.
CHeck the 3rd pic in the 2nd post for the hard drive bracketry, and see the Standard Features list in the OP.

Two (single) HDD Mounts & Anti-vibration Hardware
One Dual SSD Mount
Four sets of 5.25” Device Mounts (MAC-125) [No substitutions]

Here's the post about the Flex-bay stuff in the stock pkg

http://www.overclock.net/t/1302293/caselabs-merlin-sm8-pre-order-now/100#post_18140369

Don't forget this latest post - Merlin documentation

http://www.overclock.net/t/1307350/merlin-product-documentation
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Actually, you should be good to go with the standard equipment. The case comes with four sets of (MAC-125) Flex-Bay mounts, and mounts for two HDD's and two SSD's on the cable side. Nothing to buy for that wink.gif

Quote:
Originally Posted by socketus View Post

The stock pkg comes with 2 5.25 flex bay brackets, and there are brackets on the right side that accomodates 2 3.5"s and 2 ssds.
CHeck the 3rd pic in the 2nd post for the hard drive bracketry, and see the Standard Features list in the OP.
Two (single) HDD Mounts & Anti-vibration Hardware
One Dual SSD Mount
Four sets of 5.25” Device Mounts (MAC-125) [No substitutions]
Here's the post about the Flex-bay stuff in the stock pkg
http://www.overclock.net/t/1302293/caselabs-merlin-sm8-pre-order-now/100#post_18140369
Don't forget this latest post - Merlin documentation
http://www.overclock.net/t/1307350/merlin-product-documentation

+Rep
Ordered the Merlin!
Can't freaking wait!

I'm going to get 3 120mm case fans for the front. Are the Noctua MF-P12 good ones for this case?

Thanks
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