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post #61 of 83
i wonder how Crossfire/SLI solutions would perform.... biggrin.gif
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post #62 of 83
I'd like an EATX Lanbox. That didn't look like butt.
post #63 of 83
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i wonder how Crossfire/SLI solutions would perform.... biggrin.gif



just put a fan in the front and it will be okay thumb.gif
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post #64 of 83
As with the other HAF cases I like the layout and features, but hate the styling. I was a fan of the more industrial looks on the 932 before CM transitioned to round bulges around the corners. The newer cases remind me of off-road tires.

As for functionality, I would of preferred two more 5.25" bays instead of hot-swaps but it must already get pretty cramped with larger PSUs hence the reason for the PSU bracket to extend a bit out of the back.
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post #65 of 83
I wonder if this would have the same air cooling potential as my Raven RV03, possibly even better? That internal layout looks great for big air coolers with the direct airflow path.

Edit: On second thought, if you strapped a 280mm rad on the front how would the GPU temps go, with the hot air being pushed straight into it?
Edited by Arturo.Zise - 11/13/12 at 7:14pm
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post #66 of 83
Would love to see a full wc build on it. 200mm rat on top with single fan dual front rad dual bay res with pumps at the bottom, for air cooler the air input for the vgas is great also. Great price for an horizontal case... it's like a bench case dust proofed. I like it.
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post #67 of 83
Well it maybe ugly as hell, but it's very well designed, small form factor that allows for water cooling on a short footprint.
post #68 of 83
I'm really liking this case.

Might get it for myself.
post #69 of 83
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i wonder how Crossfire/SLI solutions would perform.... biggrin.gif



just put a fan in the front and it will be okay thumb.gif


well i got 5 Ultra Kaze 3000 Fans which i can take 2 of them and replace the front ones with the Ultra Kaze 3000's biggrin.gif that should give the cards plenty of air i suppose redface.gif
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post #70 of 83
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As with the other HAF cases I like the layout and features, but hate the styling. I was a fan of the more industrial looks on the 932 before CM transitioned to round bulges around the corners. The newer cases remind me of off-road tires.
As for functionality, I would of preferred two more 5.25" bays instead of hot-swaps but it must already get pretty cramped with larger PSUs hence the reason for the PSU bracket to extend a bit out of the back.


I agree, I really enjoyed the industrial look they had going on at first (obviously, I'm using one for my sigrig)

Never could get excited about any of the newer versions, despite the new features and more attractive price points.

This particular one isn't too bad though.
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