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@ aar0nsky:
How about removing the 2.5" drive bay and routing the tubes up along the side panel? That is what I will be doing with my pump.
Where will you be mounting your ssd's? That wont work for me either since I currently had the pump between the 2.5 bay and the back panel. It fit in there but barely. There was not enough height clearance. with a very discrete 90 degree fitting on the phobya dc12-400 it still hits the mobo tray.
Because the fitting hit the top it started leaking(swivel fitting not static 90)
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post #222 of 10491

Hmmmmm......On the rough unfinished brothers build it seems that enough pressure on the left side of the front panel near the reset and power switches makes it reset. sad-smiley-002.gif

 

I tried loosening the screws to the power switch on the back of the front panel to no avail. 

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@ aar0nsky:
How about removing the 2.5" drive bay and routing the tubes up along the side panel? That is what I will be doing with my pump.
Where will you be mounting your ssd's? That wont work for me either since I currently had the pump between the 2.5 bay and the back panel. It fit in there but barely. There was not enough height clearance. with a very discrete 90 degree fitting on the phobya dc12-400 it still hits the mobo tray.
Because the fitting hit the top it started leaking(swivel fitting not static 90)


Yes I am referring to the ssd bay at the bottom. Hmmmmm it appears I myself have the same pump and may run into the same issue's as you. But I plan on modding this case to the full extent of cutting a lot of holes in it. tongue.gif I am not going to choose a pump over the XB, their are many great low-profile pumps out there for me to make it fit, but that's just me.

What are you cooling if I may ask? if its just the cpu, have you thought about maybe one of those rads w/ built in pump/res? or maybe a Corsair H100 water kit?
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post #224 of 10491
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Yes I am referring to the ssd bay at the bottom. Hmmmmm it appears I myself have the same pump and may run into the same issue's as you. But I plan on modding this case to the full extent of cutting a lot of holes in it. tongue.gif I am not going to choose a pump over the XB, their are many great low-profile pumps out there for me to make it fit, but that's just me.
What are you cooling if I may ask? if its just the cpu, have you thought about maybe one of those rads w/ built in pump/res? or maybe a Corsair H100 water kit?

First off this pump is more than epic. Secondly, I am using it to push water through an xspc raystorm cpu block, xspc razor 670 gpu block, a 2x140mm radiator, 120mm radiator. I cant really go for a lower flow rate pump. Not only that but i just feel like there is no room to work with things in this case.
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Add me to the list!

I already replaced the 2 fans in the front with 140mm yate loons. the ones in the pictures don't push enough air.
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Add me to the list!

I already replaced the 2 fans in the front with 140mm yate loons. the ones in the pictures don't push enough air.

Did you have to trim any plastic?
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Did you have to trim any plastic?
for the fans in the picture no but to get the yates to fit I did, but it wasn't hard at all.
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post #228 of 10491
I really like this form factor. But are there any other similar cases that can hold a standard atx motherboard? I can't seem to find anything else like it that isn't matx.
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I really like this form factor. But are there any other similar cases that can hold a standard atx motherboard? I can't seem to find anything else like it that isn't matx.

This does support standard ATX motherboards........see the picture I posted.
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This does support standard ATX motherboards........see the picture I posted.

I think he was just looking at something to compare this case to. Atleast that is how I read it.wink.gif
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