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i just bought them for each 75us in our country
post #402 of 10491
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What?? I thought the window model wasn't out on the market yet? Well I know the panel isn't sold separately yet. frown.gif
Well I am a bit jealouse haha!
Welcome to the Haf-XB Case Club blackend cheers.gif

Same here, although If i didn't have the top fan in mine my gpus might melt.
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post #403 of 10491
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Thanks for the reply! I think I will forgoe the 200/230 mm top exhaust because I will be puliing more air into the case through the exhaust as you mentioned. Would 2 x 120mm front and 1 x 120 rear create more equalization? and have the top just left as mesh.
Removing the xdock PCB will only remove the frame work behind the clips while leaving the front clips for the xdock in place? I dont want a big gaping hole there either.

I use it as an intake to help cool the RAM & mobo.
 
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post #404 of 10491
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Just a follow up question to installing the 190mm PSU comfortably. Again, I dont care for the x-dock feature really.
I was looking more at pictures of the bay since I have not received my case yet, as it is on order. It seems the actual X-Dock cage is solderned down and cant be removed? However, the X-dock backplate where the PSU connections attach can be removed as I can see screws there. If the cage cannot be taken out, but the x-dock backplate can, do you think it would be easy or wise to route the PSU cables through the side of the cage where there are relative large gaps? I included a picture? Im not sure if this is what was meant by removing the PCB to give it more space?

I removed the HSB PCB no problem. Drive fit just fine w/o it. Now I dont have to worry about my kids opening the HSB door and screwing up my RAID0 array.


Edit: Someone mentioned about the PSU fitment. I installed mine from inside as well. And its a huge 1000w Rosewill jobber. That was fun....tongue.gif
Edited by BVM - 12/20/12 at 10:44am
 
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post #406 of 10491
Hey guys, just wanted to double check before grabbing some case fans. The BitFenix Spectre Pro 120mm Case fans shouldnt be a problem installing? I see some people installed these fans on the Xb but all I see are140mm. Any issues with mounting holes not lining up with the 120mm? I figure 120mm standard is a standard but Ive seen standards that dont line up too tongue.gif

I think these fans look great!
post #407 of 10491
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That blue rad looks cool man.
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Hey guys, just wanted to double check before grabbing some case fans. The BitFenix Spectre Pro 120mm Case fans shouldnt be a problem installing? I see some people installed these fans on the Xb but all I see are140mm. Any issues with mounting holes not lining up with the 120mm? I figure 120mm standard is a standard but Ive seen standards that dont line up too tongue.gif
I think these fans look great!

There are mounting holes for 120 and 140 fans up front, and like you said, if those fans are "standard" you are good to go inside or outside the frame.
 
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post #408 of 10491
That 580 is crying for a backplate, it would really slicken up the interior. Blue rad is something I haven't seen before, a nice unique touch
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That 580 is crying for a backplate, it would really slicken up the interior. Blue rad is something I haven't seen before, a nice unique touch

Thanks.

Yeah, I have a LOT of work to go. Just got the radiator/loop setup last night for the first time.

That's a Danger Den GT Stealth in a not-too-common factory available blue finish. I'll have a matching colored backplate and waterblock and black/blue MDPC-X sleeved cables soon....a few other surprises as well.
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And she is ready.... lol
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