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What is the largest radiators in push/pull you guys mounted in the pedestal? Just curious. I mounted one UT60 480 with push/pull fans to take a look see, will be mounting two. I can see that some assembly in-situ will be required as both won't drop in with the fans assembled to the rads. No problem though.

BTW good job on the design of the rad mounts, maximizing available space! Having the mounts offset was a good design tweak.

Right now I'm pondering where to put some tubing holes/bulkhead fittings to access the pedestal rads if I put a 240 rad in front of the psu. Might have to ditch the 240 or get creative.
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The layout is essentially the same as the STH10 and I've seen some pretty thick rads in push-pull in some of the STH10 builds. When Kevin isn't too busy getting orders shipped, we'll try to get a picture of it. Having the 240 on the bottom with the PSU won't leave much room to run tubing.
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The layout is essentially the same as the STH10 and I've seen some pretty thick rads in push-pull in some of the STH10 builds. When Kevin isn't too busy getting orders shipped, we'll try to get a picture of it. Having the 240 on the bottom with the PSU won't leave much room to run tubing.
No need to get a pic for me, I'm good. I was just curious if you guys tried the 80mm rads. Mine are 60mm I'm sure they will fit in push pull.
Yeah not sure if I'm going to keep the 240 in the build, I mean I don't really need it. wink.gif
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Here's 2x UT60's in push/pull. Click for larger image. Just got to figure out how to plumb it back to the case and set up a drain line. thinking the drain is going to be toughest to figure out w/o notching the pedestal end.
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Nice to see, thanks ! Pedestal or horizontal rad is new to me, so are you running the fans to intake and exhaust from 1 side to the other ?
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Anyone got pics of the gray? Or a Reversed style one?
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Nice to see, thanks ! Pedestal or horizontal rad is new to me, so are you running the fans to intake and exhaust from 1 side to the other ?
All new to me as well. Intake is center, exhaust is both sides. That may change depending on how annoying it is since it will be literally right next to me.
Check out my build log, socketus!
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Mine arrived today.
I am speechless.
The build quality of the SM8 (and I'm sure other CL cases, though this is the first I'm lucky enough to have) is mind-blowing.
You guys are amazing! Pics will come later, once I can get the right tool to remove the window and the protective cover!

YeeHaw, pics on the way, careful with that window, and congratulations!smile.gif
    
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I know this is the SM8 thread but I found some mentions of the SM5 in the owners manual ninja.gif What kind of rad space will the SM5 have, if any at all?

http://www.caselabs.net/Merlin%20Owners%20Manual%20and%20Accessory%20Guide.pdf
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Just ordered my SM8. Super exicited!!biggrin.gif
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