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Should fit ok. It's length is 165mm and they are claiming the XB will fit a 180mm.

 

Thanks dude. I hope so :)

 

@ everyone else

 

I had asked if this case could be used sideways but was told that the case was not designed that way.

 

My question is, what would happen if I use my case sideways?

 

I cant think of anything expect DVDrom mulfunctioning (perhaps)

 

Just asking.

post #182 of 10491
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Originally Posted by iARDAs View Post

Thanks dude. I hope so smile.gif

@ everyone else

I had asked if this case could be used sideways but was told that the case was not designed that way.

My question is, what would happen if I use my case sideways?

I cant think of anything expect DVDrom mulfunctioning (perhaps)

Just asking.

I would assume it would collapse over time(I am just guessing). It also says in the manual to not lift it when the sides and top are off which I would assume is due to them contributing to the strength of the case. It is not designed to bear the load on the side.
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post #183 of 10491
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I would assume it would collapse over time(I am just guessing). It also says in the manual to not lift it when the sides and top are off which I would assume is due to them contributing to the strength of the case. It is not designed to bear the load on the side.

Hmmm now I get it.

 

The problem is with the structure of the case, not with how the hardware inside will work.

post #184 of 10491
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Hmmm now I get it.

The problem is with the structure of the case, not with how the hardware inside will work.
Precisely. thumb.gif
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post #185 of 10491
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Well now I again checked amazon and this time they cant ship it to Turkey.

I will still be better of waiting for retailers here to distribute the case.

My Corsair 800d is just way to heavy to carry around.

I really hope I can find a place on my desk for this case.

You need to find a US military guy stationed there. They get US domestic rate shipping via the USPS.
 
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I could of sworn I connected the included headers for the PWR and HDD LED's. But yet, no lights on the front of the case. Odd............

Edit- I am so stupid sometimes. I had the HDD LED & PWR LED headers on backwards. All better now. What a dumb design (this is for all mobos).
Edited by BVM - 12/4/12 at 1:04pm
 
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post #187 of 10491
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I could of sworn I connected the included headers for the PWR and HDD LED's. But yet, no lights on the front of the case. Odd............

Edit- I am so stupid sometimes. I had the HDD LED & PWR LED headers on backwards. All better now. What a dumb design (this is for all mobos).

It happens to the most experienced of us from time to time.

 

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post #188 of 10491
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I could of sworn I connected the included headers for the PWR and HDD LED's. But yet, no lights on the front of the case. Odd............
Edit- I am so stupid sometimes. I had the HDD LED & PWR LED headers on backwards. All better now. What a dumb design (this is for all mobos).

Yeah thats the dumb part about "diodes" lol.. they could atleast make them different connectors than the switches....
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post #189 of 10491
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I finally ordered my own HAF XB!!!  YAY!!!!!

Amazon finally has some in stock - 6 ,15 now 14 in total and dropping at the time of this post.

Sometimes it's 6 in stock and then 15 now 14 - wished they could make up their minds. tongue.gif





























Item(s) Subtotal: $99.99
Shipping & Handling: $25.77
Super Saver Discount: -$25.77
 
Total before tax: $99.99
Estimated tax to be collected: $0.00
 
Grand Total: $99.99
 

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TAX FREE??! I hate you tongue.gif

j/k, I am glad you had the chance to order! Keep us updated smile.gif
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post #190 of 10491
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Originally Posted by nickt1862 View Post

I finally ordered my own HAF XB!!!  YAY!!!!!

Amazon finally has some in stock - 6 ,15 now 14 in total and dropping at the time of this post.

Sometimes it's 6 in stock and then 15 now 14 - wished they could make up their minds. tongue.gif





























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Total before tax: $99.99
Estimated tax to be collected: $0.00
 
Grand Total: $99.99
 

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TAX FREE??! I hate you tongue.gif

j/k, I am glad you had the chance to order! Keep us updated smile.gif

 

tongue.gif

 

My brothers HAF XB from Newegg was a taxable purchase.

 

My HAF XB from Amazon for now is Tax Free till sometime next year when Amazon will have a warehouse here in NJ and at that point we'll be paying tax as well.

 

Once I get the case I'll keep you updated and if I can get my Casio camera to take photos correctly I'll post a few pictures of my brothers HAF XB build once it's complete on the most part probably minus the Blu Ray Burner on the lower 5.25" bay that he wants and awaiting a sale on that.  I keep on getting interrupted to do it and was supposed to today but that got derailed.

 

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Edited by nickt1862 - 12/4/12 at 2:16pm
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