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Switch 810 is probably your best bet. When you want to spend a little more. You should look at caselabs's cases... tongue.gif
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Switch 810 is probably your best bet. When you want to spend a little more. You should look at caselabs's cases... tongue.gif
Not much of a difference between the Switch 810 and Shinobi XL in terms of ability. Switch fits a thicker rad up top but Shinobi can have a 360 in the front.
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Not much of a difference between the Switch 810 and Shinobi XL in terms of ability. Switch fits a thicker rad up top but Shinobi can have a 360 in the front.

The Shinobi cannot do a push/pull config top either. Dont you need to mod and remove some of the front optical drives to fit a 360 rad in the front?
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post #14 of 30
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The Shinobi cannot do a push/pull config top either. Dont you need to mod and remove some of the front optical drives to fit a 360 rad in the front?
Push pull on low FPI 360 radiators is such a marginal difference that I can't figure out why people are so insistent on it.

No, you don't need to mod anything to put a 360 on the front.
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Will a 360mm fit comfortably up in the top of the case? (clearance wise)
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Here's mine, quite comfy up there.

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Here's mine, quite comfy up there.

How thick is yours, 60mm?
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30mm Alphacool ST30. About the same (or better) than most 60mm thick rads at lower RPMs. Can fit an XT45 in there if you want something a bit thicker for high RPM.
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The Shinobi cannot do a push/pull config top either. Dont you need to mod and remove some of the front optical drives to fit a 360 rad in the front?

I call bs on that one. Mine had push pull with rad up top.
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post #20 of 30
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Originally Posted by Michalius View Post

Push pull on low FPI 360 radiators is such a marginal difference that I can't figure out why people are so insistent on it.

Depends on what you consider "low FPI". The RS360 has a relatively low 15 FPI, and it most definitely benefits from "push/pull".

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