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Well isn't this funny biggrin.gif I just happen to taking some more photos this weekend and these are the first ones I took!


480P/P
240P/P
CD drive
dual bay res/pump
2U fan controller
Now back to work I go. thumb.gif

I was waiting for the SM5 for a mATX project but the SM8 is growing on me! +REP for the setup pics!
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Is there a way you can take a picture with a rad in the extended to in push pul and see if you put the 2 bay res pump in the top slot if there is room to route the tubing?
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If you mount the fans/radiator above the frame with the 120mm top you'll have full access to the upper bays for your pump.
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However you still have negative pressure not positive. tongue.gif
But thanks for the pictures Good to see what it could look like.

I missed the part about positive pressure. I was referring more to the hardware involved. Your welcome! biggrin.gif
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I was waiting for the SM5 for a mATX project but the SM8 is growing on me! +REP for the setup pics!

Great! Thank you! thumb.gif
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Is there a way you can take a picture with a rad in the extended to in push pul and see if you put the 2 bay res pump in the top slot if there is room to route the tubing?

Unfortunately I completely tore apart that case, but there is about 1.25'' of clearance from the top of the Flex-Bay to the inside top of the case.
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Regarding the SM8: Is there a top 1 x 120 mounting plate (analogous to the bottom mounting plate) for this case. I'm thinking about putting a 360mm up top on the back 3x 120. Then I was going to mount a plate at the front 120 and put a fill port there for my res.

Thanks
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The "bottom" mounting plates will work on top as well - maybe we need a different name redface.gif
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If I buy the base case to start I can always add the extended top all I need is to order the drop in piece? or is there a difference mounting bracket at the top?

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No problem adding the 120mm top later if you decide you need it. wink.gif
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